Buckingham Properties is a real estate developer and property management company located in Rochester, New York. Our diverse portfolio includes office, industrial, retail, and residential properties totaling ten million square feet, as well as 200+ acres of development land. As a leading real estate developer, Buckingham has completed several notable projects in the Greater Rochester region, including Tower280 at Midtown, Edge of the Wedge, and Buckingham Commons.
Buckingham Properties was co-founded in 1970 by Larry Glazer and Harold Samloff. Larry was a visionary who dared to venture where other real estate developers wouldn’t go – taking buildings apart, putting them back together – breathing new life into our city. Larry’s legacy lives on through his family and the Buckingham Team, who share his passion and commitment to the Rochester community.
Real Estate ... Reimagined.
Over the last five decades, Buckingham Properties has grown, adapted, and flourished, overcoming tremendous challenges, and reimagining what it means to be the area’s leading real estate developer and property manager. Our core values define our behavior and serve as a roadmap for our actions as we move into our next chapter.
We take ownership of our decisions, hold ourselves accountable for our actions, and stay true to our integrity.
We balance new ideas with our existing wisdom and expertise.
As leaders in the community, we are excited by opportunities and transformative change.
At Buckingham Properties, we’re more than just a landlord. Our tenants are our partners. We work with you through each step of the process to maximize your success. Whether you are looking for immediately available space, or planning for future growth, our team is with you each step of the way.
With Buckingham Properties, you’ll always have a face to a name. We manage and maintain all our properties with an exceptional property management team that offers a personal level of service that is unmatched
We are proud to be at the forefront of Rochester’s changing landscape. Buckingham Properties specializes in redevelopment and adaptive reuse projects. Our most recent project, Tower280, transformed Midtown Tower into downtown Rochester’s premier mixed-use destination.
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Buckingham Properties specializes in creative real estate solutions, including investment opportunities, build-to-suit options, and sale-leaseback transactions.
ChairmanAfter receiving a Masters of Architecture, Ken spent time working in New York, Chicago, and Boston before returning to Rochester to work at Buckingham.
Ken loves sporting his custom Buckingham Bills jersey at company events. He shares his love of architecture and design each year by leading Canstruction Rochester, a design-build competition with giant sculptures made out of canned food!
PartnerRick has over 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, having started his career in commercial leasing over a decade ago. Rick has worked with hundreds of tenants, specializing in office and retail users, and now serves as a Partner of the company.
Rick has over 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, having started his career in commercial leasing over a decade ago. Rick has worked with hundreds of tenants, specializing in office and retail users, and now serves as a Partner of the company.
President and Chief Operating Officer, PartnerIn his current role, Rich actively pursues new acquisition and investment opportunities, while managing the daily company operations at Buckingham.
President and Chief Operating Officer, Partner
As a child, Rich dreamt of becoming a baseball player. His eclectic tastes include jazz music, tropical vacations, and Game of Thrones. He’s an early riser – and enjoys cooking special breakfasts for his family.
Chief Financial Officer, PartnerChris brings over twelve years of accounting experience to Buckingham. As CFO, he is responsible for managing all financial aspects of Buckingham’s portfolio. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science from Nazareth College’s School of Management.
Chief Financial Officer, Partner
Chris is known for his stylish assortment of socks and cufflinks. He enjoys a nice pairing of red wine with Raisinets while watching any of the “Bourne” movies.
Vice President of Construction and Development, PartnerWith eighteen years of experience, Aaron oversees all of Buckingham’s major development projects, as well as tenant construction and build-outs. Aaron studied Architectural Engineering at Alfred State University. He is skilled in evaluating building elements such as mechanical systems, infrastructures, existing conditions, and suitability for projects of all sizes.
Vice President of Construction and Development, Partner
Visit the office early in the morning and you’ll often hear the musical stylings of DJ Aaron – who enjoys all types of music – from old school rap to Disney classics.
Vice President of Leasing and Tenant Relations, PartnerTom is known for being the “go-to guy” with an approachable attitude and a commitment to meeting the needs of tenants. A graduate of Rochester Business Institute, Tom has over twenty years of industry experience and leads Buckingham’s in-house leasing team.
Vice President of Leasing and Tenant Relations, Partner
Tom would pry his phone out of an alligator’s mouth before letting a client’s call go to voicemail. Outside of work, he enjoys playing guitar and riding his motorcycle.
Vice President of Facilities, PartnerMike oversees facility operations for the Buckingham portfolio including employee management, tenant relations, and project management. He is a graduate of Monroe Community College with over thirteen years of industry experience.
Vice President of Facilities, Partner
In addition to treating coworkers to piles of Egg McMuffins, Mike is known for his positive demeanor while fielding endless requests to adjust the thermostat in the Buckingham main office.
Director of Administrative ServicesJohnna brings many years of extensive experience to her role at Buckingham where she leads company-wide services, focusing on leadership and organizational development.
Director of Administrative Services
Johnna’s lifelong goal of being a Jeopardy! contestant has yet to come to fruition, so in the meantime, she’s content watching Real Housewives and listening to 80s pop.
Director, Building Systems & Tower DistrictMark manages the facilities of the Tower District, overseeing a dedicated skilled trades team focused on Tower building systems and Buckingham’s parking garages.
Director, Building Systems & Tower District
Mark hates yard work, and would prefer to be drinking a Tito’s and Fresca on the beach in Aruba.
Associate Director of LeasingCourtney focuses on leasing administration with an emphasis on residential leasing, systems implementation, and process improvement. She also works with retail and office tenants within the Buckingham portfolio.
Associate Director of Leasing
Courtney’s ambitious nature started at an early age – learning to waterski at just five years old! She’s a sucker for Italian food and red wine, and is a proud hockey mom for the Rochester Grizzlies!
Director of MarketingAmy is responsible for the development and execution of creative marketing initiatives and strategies for Buckingham. With over a decade of experience as an in-house marketer, she also leads Buckingham’s committee for community activities and internal events.
Director of Marketing
While not responding to late night Facebook inquiries, Amy can be found planning Buckingham’s next big event while listening to 80s pop and drinking iced coffee.
Safety ManagerChris maintains the health and safety program for Buckingham, including oversight of life safety inspections the portfolio. He is responsible for maintenance and compliance of fire alarm systems, sprinkler systems, emergency power and lighting systems and overall safety.
As Buckingham’s newest manager, Sean has already tackled the implementation of new accounting software, and he's almost always one of the first people to arrive at the office in the morning - so I guess we'll keep him!
Leasing and Tenant Relations
With a decade of experience in real estate, Adam works with industrial and office tenants within the Buckingham portfolio.
Leasing and Tenant Relations
Adam is a fitness enthusiast – having both played and coached college football. While not working deals, you can find Adam participating in CrossFit competitions and enjoying Paleo chicken wings.
Leasing and Tenant Relations
Diana is Buckingham’s resident globetrotter, recently traveling to Ireland, Italy, and Thailand. In between tours, you can find her making homemade PB&J cracker sandwiches or chasing her escape-artist dogs around the neighborhood.
Leasing & Tenant RelationsOlivia joined the Buckingham team in 2015, and while she got her start in Accounts Payable, she now serves as an in-house residential leasing agent.
Buckingham strives to be an employer of choice by maintaining a fun and team-oriented culture, while offering a number of benefits that suit our employees’ needs. Below are some of the benefits Buckingham provides:
Our team is dedicated to providing the best possible services to our clients, making every project an important one. We look for individuals who are willing to go above and beyond expectations in order to ensure our clients’ needs are fulfilled.
None at this time.
If you are interested in becoming a member of our team, please apply using the form below.
Only potential interviewees will be contacted. Buckingham Properties LLC is an equal opportunity employer.
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