Charles Townsend

Principal Broker

With more than 30 years of retail real estate experience, Charles Townsend has developed a unique combination of skills as a broker, developer, and business leader. As a tenant representative, he has been responsible for leasing multiple locations throughout the Midwest for nationally known retailers such as Best Buy, Barnes & Noble, Lowe’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart, Old Navy, and many others.

He has also been involved in the development of more than a million square feet of retail projects, including power centers in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and Pennsylvania, as well as single-tenant development for retailers such as Walgreens, Mattress Firm, and AT&T.

Under Charles’s leadership, Anchor Associates and its affiliates have evolved into a multi-faceted organization offering a wide range of retail real estate services including tenant and owner representation, property disposition, investment property representation, and comprehensive development services. Charles received his undergraduate degree from the University of Louisville.

Professional Affiliations

International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)