Eric Knowles is a Senior Vice President with Kidder Mathews and leads the firms’ Religious & Educational Facilities Group. In this position, Knowles uses his veteran experience to assist faith-based non-profit institutions with creative acquisition and aggressive disposition of religious facilities.
As religious and non-profit real estate experts, the team of Eric Knowles and Robert Fletcher, of Kidder Mathews draw upon over 23 years of exclusively representing this highly specialized market segment.
Over the last decade, Team Knowles has sold 38% of all churches in Southern California, dwarfing all other agents who attempt to emulate our success. Additionally, as a by-product of our market dominance, we procured the buyer for the churches we sold over 40% of the time. This unmatched achievement is a direct result of our commitment to provide our clients with a superior service and actively tracking qualified church buyers throughout Southern California.
- ±400M transaction volume
- Over 23 years specializing in religious properties
- #1 in Southern California – we have sold 38% of all churches over the last decade
- Trusted advisors and exceptional service
- Proprietary database of religious organizations and active buyers
Robert Fletcher is a First Vice President with Kidder Mathews and specializes in assisting faith-based nonprofit institutions with the unique challenges of dispositions, acquisitions, leasing, and the generation of additional income for religious facilities. Robert also serves as a valuable partner for religious organizations by educating religious leaders on the aspects of special use real estate including financial, zoning, conditional use permits, and guidance through relocation transitions or expansion.