Patrick Smith and Chris Boland Join MacKenzie’s Brokerage Team

Both commercial real estate professionals formerly worked for Blue & Obrecht Realty 

Patrick M. Smith and Chris Boland have joined MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services, LLC, the brokerage division of The MacKenzie Companies, a commercial real estate company that operates six full-service divisions addressing all real estate asset classes. Both commercial real estate professionals, who specialize in the sale and leasing of commercial office and industrial properties, formerly worked for Blue & Obrecht Realty. MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services achieved a $507 million transactional volume on the strength of 970 separate transactions, a 12% increase over 2019 totals.

Smith brings nearly 15 years of commercial real estate experience to the company as Vice President and, throughout his career has executed more than 450 leasing and sales deals with a transactional volume exceeding $225 million. He has earned a CoStar Power Broker Award for his work in the local market.

“MacKenzie represents the perfect platform for the next phase of my career, based on the inspiring culture and dynamic brand that has been built within the organization,” explained Patrick Smith. “The various service lines and the creative marketing, technology and research MacKenzie provides will allow me to deliver exceptional service to my clients. I intend to continue focusing on industrial and office opportunities for Baltimore-based businesses and individuals. This is a tremendous opportunity to work alongside long-time colleagues and friends and take my career to the highest level.”

Boland joins the company as Senior Real Estate Advisor and has nearly seven years of business and commercial real estate experience. “I consider MacKenzie a leader in the industry and, after establishing a strong foundation, am looking forward to being surrounded by an energetic group of brokerage professionals,” said Chris Boland. “I am excited to continue to grow and expand my career alongside experienced colleagues and industry veterans while utilizing the additional resources MacKenzie has to offer.”

“MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate continues to attract new talent to fulfill the customized real estate needs of our expanding customer base, and Patrick and Chris are significant additions,” stated Scott Wimbrow, President of MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services, LLC. “Both are highly-respected and successful professionals with a demonstrated success in executing marketing and leasing strategies for different real estate asset classes. Patrick and Chris also bring extensive corporate and brokerage relationships and diversified skill sets to our division. They add tremendous depth to our existing strong team.”

The MacKenzie Companies operates six full-service divisions addressing all real estate asset classes include MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services, LLC, MacKenzie Management Company, LLC, MacKenzie Contracting Company, LLC, MacKenzie Capital, LLC, MacKenzie Investment Group and Datastory Consulting. The company provides customized real estate solutions for institutional owners, investors, private companies and individuals. For additional information, visit