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Capstone Commercial Real Estate Joins Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates;

Irvine, Calif. (July 25, 2022) — Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates announced today that Capstone Commercial Real Estate is joining as an affiliate serving the greater Seattle area. Led by Principal and Designated Broker John Downing and Principal and Broker Ryan Downing, Capstone specializes in multi-family sales and property management as well as office and retail sales.

Since 1976, Capstone has managed, improved and sustained the financial return to owners, and created a stable network of insurance, maintenance and management providers. Currently, Capstone manages 65 investment properties valued at over $235 million.

“I was drawn to Sperry because of the name and the organization’s reputation,” said John Downing. “They value honesty, collaboration, efficiency and customer service which are key principles that we have always adhered to. It’s a great fit for both organizations.”

“We’re excited about their national presence and what they have to offer us as a franchisee,” said Ryan Downing. “They have a great marketing platform and tools that will enable us to expand our presence.”

John Downing has more than 50 years of experience in commercial sales and property management and has over $650 million in completed transactions. He is a graduate of the University of Washington’s Commercial Real Estate Certificate Program and has been awarded the designation of Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). John is a past board member of the Rental Housing Association and is a guest professional lecturer on commercial real estate at the University of Washington.

Ryan Downing is a lifelong commercial real estate management and sales professional. Since he started in commercial real estate in 2001, Ryan has been involved in more than 100 real estate transactions totaling almost $225 million. He holds the Certified Professional Salesperson (CPSP) designation from the National Association of Sales Professionals (NASP) and the Certified Commercial Advisor (CCA) designation from the National Association of Real Estate Advisors (NAREA).

About Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC

Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC offers the highest level of commercial real estate services available through thoughtful, cooperative, and ethical practices. The firm is headquartered in Irvine, CA, with 59 affiliate offices across the United States.  The first international affiliate office was opened in April 2021 in Mexico City. CEO Rand Sperry specifically designed the company’s value-based franchise model to be able to weather the economic downturns and negative real estate trends that have occurred throughout history.  Created for the smaller and regional brokerage houses & teams, this value-based model allows the Affiliate to maintain national brand presence and collaborate with a network of Affiliates in order to compete with other national brands. Unique to Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC are a system of tools for Affiliates that include a comprehensive real estate intranet and transaction management platform named Sperry CENTRAL and a custom designed marketing support software system called SperryLINK, among other immediate industry advantages. For more information, visit