CalBay Development

CalBay Development, LLC is a boutique real estate development firm founded with a mission to buy premium commercial properties in California and develop first class retail and restaurant projects with staying power.

The co‐founders’ collective shopping center industry experience spans 35 years in investment and development of commercial sites. Their collective acquisitions in California alone total +/‐ 325,000 square feet across +/‐ 30 projects, circa $175 million in project capitalization.

CalBay is the California affiliate of TradeCor, LLC, a development and investment firm based in Phoenix, AZ with a 15 year track record of retail property investments and project completions across the US Southwest and Southeast, and specializing in build to suits for first-in-class brand name retailers and restaurants.

Local expertise

We utilize superior local market knowledge and long‐standing tenant relationships to identify value in the marketplace.

Longterm Focus

We craft and execute business plans with best-in-class retail tenants to maximize long-term value.

We're a Lean, Nimble Firm

Our small size allows us to move quickly on opportunities and complete due diligence in as little as 15 days, in some cases.

Meet The Team

Leveraging local market knowledge, retailer relationships,
and development expertise to make strategic property acquisitions

Ryan Shea Managing Partner

“We strive to make smart and strategic property acquisitions and develop great commercial projects. We prioritize long lasting broker and tenant relationships as the lifeblood of our business.”

–Ryan Shea, Co‐Founder