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Chipster Properties

Chip Rome

Chip Rome is the founder and President of Chipster Properties and is responsible for directing all aspects of the company’s growth and operations. Since 1996, Chipster Properties and its affiliates have invested in urban/infill apartment communities and commercial real estate in select markets in the United States. Holdings have included high-rise and garden style apartments, as well as pedestrian oriented commercial properties in San Diego, Philadelphia, Denver and Chicago.

Mr. Rome has 29 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. Prior to founding Chipster Properties, Mr. Rome was a commercial real estate broker and top producer at Voit Real Estate Services, Burnham Real Estate Services/Oncor International (now Cushman & Wakefield) and as an owner of NAI San Diego. During his brokerage career, Mr. Rome leased and sold more than one million square feet of office and investment properties. Previous experience also included property and asset management.

Mr. Rome graduated from The Hill School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kenyon College. Mr. Rome is an active member of the community and has held several board positions with non-profit organizations.