Associate Director, Portfolio Management

John BainerAs an Associate Director on the Portfolio Management team, Mr. Bainer is responsible for managing the portfolio’s corporate retail and non-retail lease expirations and renewals while focusing on enhancing asset level returns and mitigating portfolio risk. In this capacity, Mr. Bainer leads various transactions including asset expansion opportunities within the company’s non-retail portfolio, incremental value opportunities, as well as facilitating negotiations in the company’s corporate leasing efforts. He also helps to manage the team’s transaction activity and coordinates the information flow between internal groups, existing clients, and prospective clients. As part of the asset review process, Mr. Bainer assists in the presentation of assets to the Investment Committee on various transactions. In his current role, Mr. Bainer is also integral in ensuring the real estate portfolio maintains high occupancy and consistent cash flows which support the payment of monthly dividends to shareholders.


Mr. Bainer joined Realty Income in 2016 in his current position. Prior to joining Realty Income, Mr. Bainer worked with The Mansour Group of Marcus & Millichap, specializing in net-leased investment sales, and prior to that he specialized in multifamily investment brokerage.

Mr. Bainer graduated from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance. He also received a Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) degree from the University of San Diego.