Forrest C. Wylder, Partner

Forrest C. Wylder
MRED, Partner


Forrest is a deeply experienced real estate professional who is fundamental to the acquisition, management, development and disposition of Stos Partners’ industrial and office projects in Southern California.


Forrest previously worked for Shea Properties as a senior executive, where he was responsible for overseeing all office and industrial properties on the West Coast. In this role, he honed his expertise in developing appropriate leasing, operating and redevelopment strategies to maximize rent revenue and maintain high occupancy rates in commercial assets.

Forrest is also a seasoned broker, and served as a senior broker in the CBRE North Orange County office from 1986 to 2007. As a result, he is skilled in asset repositioning and disposition – including renovation, releasing, expanding or relocating tenants to maximize value – as well as alternative use analysis, strategic leasing, sale-leasebacks, and strategic corporate relocations.


Forrest earned a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California. In addition, he holds a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from the University of Southern California. He is a licensed Broker in the State of California as well as a LEED Accredited Professional.

Forrest is actively involved in NAIOP and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).