Forrest Jinks has over 15 years of real estate experience throughout the Western United States, with a primary focus on Northern California over the past several years. Specializing in real estate as an “alternative investment”, Forrest has served as the lead investor in over 100 million dollars of real estate transactions, ranging from single-family homes to large retail centers. Projects include retail development and redevelopment, office repositioning, in-fill residential development, bulk residential transactions, apartment development and repositioning, and various types of single-family exchanges. Prior to founding Altus, Forrest was President of Expowth, Inc., a three-division company focused on real estate development, distressed property acquisition, and property preservation. Forrest’s core competencies lie in investment identification, unleashing hidden value, financial modeling and instruments, investor relations, partner and supplier relations, and project management. He received his B.S. from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and holds a California Real Estate Broker’s License.