Craig Semmelmeyer is Founder and Principal of Main Street Property Services, Inc. of Lafayette, California. Mr. Semmelmeyer acts as development partner and leasing agent on downtown properties and shopping centers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Property owners, developers, investors, and retailers alike seek his ability to provide retail solutions that respond to the marketplace and the needs of the communities they serve.
In addition to providing leasing strategies to property owners and developers, Mr. Semmelmeyer consults on the development and remerchandising of retail projects for institutional clients, developers, municipalities, and development partners. Some of the projects that Mr. Semmelmeyer has worked on include: Oakland City Center; The Marketplace at San Ramon; Ygnacio Plaza, Walnut Creek; Tassajara Crossing, Danville; Downtown Pleasant Hill; Lakeshore Plaza, San Francisco; Bel Aire Plaza, Napa; The Lafayette Mercantile; La Fiesta Square, Lafayette; Pacheco Plaza, Novato; Salvio Pacheco Square; and The Shops at Todos Santos Plaza in Downtown Concord.
Mr. Semmelmeyer’s contributions extend beyond the leasing of new and redeveloped projects and include the overall remerchandising and repositioning of projects throughout Northern California.
In his capacity as principal of Main Street Property Services, Mr. Semmelmeyer directs all company development efforts and is a partner in Main Street Pleasanton, LLC. This company successfully rebuilt and remerchandised two city blocks in Downtown Pleasanton. As a partner in the company, Mr. Semmelmeyer’s responsibilities included acquisition entitlement of new and redeveloped properties, coordination with architectural and construction contractors, merchandising, leasing, and property management.
Prior to founding Main Street Property Services in 1997, Mr. Semmelmeyer was a retail leasing specialist in the San Francisco headquarters of Terranomics Retail Services and TRI/McMasters & Westland Commercial Real Estate, Inc. in Walnut Creek. His ongoing commitment to the retail real estate industry is reflected in his role as speaker for various audiences. Mr. Semmelmeyer is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and has also served as a member of the Northern California Program Committee for ICSC, which directs all programming efforts at the state level for the 40,000 member trade association. Mr. Semmelmeyer is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of California.
Charon Semmelmeyer is the Accountant for Main Street Property Services, Inc. As the office manager she uses her keen organizational skills and personable demeanor to maintain the Human Resource files as well as conduct quintessential employee orientation and training. Due to her exemplary ability to multi-task,
Mrs. Semmelmeyer provides reinforcement to all departments as needed. Mrs. Semmelmeyer is instrumental in the coordination and administration of corporate accounting for Main Street Property Services as well as Main Street Management Services, including payroll production. She is also responsible for handling the accounts payable and accounts receivable for the corporate accounts.
Mrs. Semmelmeyer is highly skilled in Lease preparation and documentation and provides valuable assistance to the Property Management Department. Mrs. Semmelmeyer oversees all compliance and maintenance of corporate, management, and tenant files. She is the primary support to the principal of Main Street, and property administrator, and the leasing team. In addition to her human resource duties, Mrs. Semmelmeyer oversees all office management and is responsible for completing business statements and corporate forms from the State of California.
Mrs. Semmelmeyer is proficient in working with Yardi, Excel, and Quickbooks. She has been an essential employee at Main Street Property Services, Inc. since 1999.
Jessica Hernandez is a Retail Consultant for Main Street Property Services, Inc and is responsible for proactively seeking out high quality, eclectic tenants and incorporating them into Main Street’s projects. Her primary focus is to establish the best possible merchandising mix so that the properties are responsive to both the needs of the customer and the needs of the tenant.
Mrs. Hernandez prides herself on extensive trade area knowledge including up-to-date information on all retail activity, Mrs. Hernandez’s market knowledge is imperative for creating a superior tenant mix. With generating foot traffic and substantially increasing sales in mind, Mrs. Hernandez is constantly seeking to increase the quality of retail tenants. Focusing on specialty retail recruiting, she has complemented the team at Main Street Property Services and adds leverage to the company’s commitment to repositioning projects into unique lifestyle village establishments.
Prior to joining the Main Street Property Services team, Mrs. Hernandez worked in the real estate industry at CAS Financial & Construction Grouping INC as an real estate agent and providing internal support. Her passion for real estate and dedication make her an integral part of Main Street Property Services team.