Jim Montalbano
Director - Asset Management
Founders Properties, L.L.C.


Minneapolis, MN


Mr. Montalbano is responsible for leading the asset management team in providing services for private real estate partnerships that include industrial, office, multi-family, and retail/mixed use projects. He is also involved in leasing decisions, asset valuations, and oversight of property management functions.

Professional Affiliations

  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)


  • Licensed real estate salesperson


Before joining Founders Properties, Mr. Montalbano was a Senior Property Manager with Opus Northwest Management, L.L.C. from May 1999 until it was acquired by NorthMarq in October 2009. During his 10 years with Opus Northwest Management, L.L.C., Mr. Montalbano was responsible for a variety of third-party clients.


Mr. Montalbano received his Bachelor of Business Administration from St. Norbert College in De Pere, WI and has completed real estate courses in appraisal, sales, marketing and finance. In addition, Mr. Montalbano attended the Emerging Leaders in Real Estate course at Harvard University.