Commercial Team

The Tiner Commercial Team delivers valuable & relevant knowledge to your commercial real estate experience. Call us today at (916) 999-3900.

Ben Tiner, CCIM

Commercial Principal / Associate Broker 
(916) 607-9836 
License # 01705584 


After earning his Managerial Economics degree from U.C. Davis, Ben joined the commercial team at Tiner Properties in 2005 as a Commercial Asset Manager. Ben is a licensed California Real Estate Broker and actively manages the Commercial Portfolio of an estimated Three million square feet of retail, office, medical, and industrial space throughout the Greater Sacramento Area. He is active in both the sale and leasing of commercial property.  Ben's clients include the Government Services Administration (GSA), CarQuest, Sprint, Subway, medical practitioners and investment holding companies. Ben is driven by his passion for every client, property and transaction he is involved with.  Ben's book "Commercial Property Leasing" is an essential tool for everyone involved with commercial real estate. Ben's most recent achievement is earning his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation. 

Tony Wood

Commercial Principal / Associate
(916) 390-1274
License # 00549071


 Tony Wood is well known for his market insights and signature “Forensic Approach” to commercial real estate transactions. For over 30 years Tony has specialized in a wide spectrum of commercial real estate services. With extensive experience in all real estate property types and ownership structures, Tony’s experience includes the leasing and sale of office, retail, industrial, investment and owner-user properties throughout the Western United States. His consulting services encompass valuation, market studies and transactional trusted advisor. He is retained as a professional witness and consultant to banks, law firms, insurance companies and CPAs. Tony is motivated by the difference he can make in each transaction.  

Guest Lecturer: CCIM Institute, Santa Clara University, UC Davis-Graduate School of Business, Urban Land Institute, Vistage CEO Forums, CNN Radio and KFBK Radio

Professionally Published Author: The Commercial Real Estate Tsunami
 A Survival Guide For Lenders, Owners, Buyers & Brokers (Wiley Finance 2010) 

Contributing Writer:  Scotsman Guide, IDD (Investors Daily Digest) and Western Real Estate Magazine

Stuart Snider

(916) 999-3902
License # 01132016

Stuart Snider joined Tiner Commercial Real Estate Services in March 2017 after spending 17 years with Core Commercial, TRI Commercial and Grubb & Ellis respectively.  He began his career with Norris, Beggs & Simpson as a databank coordinator learning about the Sacramento and performing research for the NBS brokers.  He then moved to Connolly Development of Sacramento as an in-house leasing agent for the firm’s eight Raley’s Supermarket anchored shopping centers in Northern California.  He then joined Parker Stevenson Brokerage in Sacramento achieving ‘Top Broker’ designation in 1998.

Stuart was born and raised in the Central Valley city of Turlock, and graduated from UC Davis with a BS in Managerial Economics.  He has an in-depth knowledge of major shopping centers and future retail developments in the Sacramento/Stockton/Modesto Metro Areas as well as the fast growing Foothills markets.  His past and current landlord clients include McNellis Partners, Donahue Schriber, Passco, J&S Management, Shelter Bay Retail, Cadence Capital and Merlone Geier.  Current and past tenant representation clients include Subway, Jack in the Box, Popeye’s Louisiana Chicken, Grocery Outlet, Goodwill, Cornerstone Senior Living, The Learning Exchange, Golden Corral, and Tera Petroleum/Car Wash Centers.

When not looking for the next site or tenant, he enjoys spending time with his family (wife, Lisa and daughters, Jane and Audrey), cooking, mountain and road biking, cooking, photography, camping, skiing and having a glass of wine.

Val Berlin-Douglass

Office Manager | Agent
(916) 999-3907
License # 01092788


Having worked in the Real Estate industry since 1983, Val possesses a wealth of experience which assures her commercial clients that they are represented by a knowledgeable expert. Val began her real estate career in lending and leasing, became a licensed real estate professional in 1990, has been a partner in two construction and development companies, owned her own tech business, and has personally consulted, negotiated, invested in and developed residential and commercial properties nationwide. She has a BA in management and marketing, with an MBA in social science and is committed to a lifetime of learning and instructing. Val’s professionalism, knowledge, marketing expertise, community relations, passionate belief in a “team” concept, and constant commitment to providing superb value and service makes her invaluable to everyone she works with.

Teresa Luevano

Property Asset Manager / Commercial Agent 
(916) 576-0148 
License # 01308774


Teresa has been a licensed Real Estate Agent for over 13 years.   Her experience includes all aspects of property management.  She also has worked with researching and purchasing Trustee Sale properties, managing the Rehab and disposition of the asset.  Previous community work includes positions with Girl Scout Council, Sacramento Children’s Home-Family Unity Program and a volunteer with The River Cats Organization. Teresa graduated from Humboldt State University.

Julie Maldonado

Commercial Property Manager   
(916) 999-3905
License # 01436488

Julie Maldonado has joined Tiner Properties as a Commercial Property Manager. Her six year experience in Commercial Real Estate includes managing retail, industrial, office and land. Her real estate experience also includes approximately seven years as a Sr. Loan Officer for residential mortgages. Julie has maintained a great rapport with her clients, tenants and vendors. She is very passionate about her job and looks forward to growing in the industry. Julie has been licensed with the CA Department of Real Estate since 2004.

Kate Runkle

Accounting Administrator
(916) 974-6008 

Kate Runkle began working at Tiner Properties in 2012, while attending California State University Sacramento to obtain her degree in Philosophy with a concentration on Ethics, Politics and Law. During her tenure as the Saturday Leasing Specialist for the Residential Division, she focused on providing excellent customer service to potential tenants. Kate joined the Tiner Commercial Team in 2015 and now holds the position of Accounting Administrator. Outside of the office, Kate enjoys traveling, exploring nature, and is involved in Sacramento’s local art and community events.

Kara McComb

Marketing Specialist 
(916) 999-3905


Kara graduated from Sonoma State University in 2012 with a degree in Business Administration, concentration in Marketing. After graduation she moved to Orlando, Florida where she worked as an Assistant Front Desk Manager at Walt Disney World. After three years in Florida, Kara moved back to California and joined the team as a Marketing Specialist in Fall 2015. She is excited to bring her marketing degree and customer service focus to Tiner Commercial. In her spare time, Kara enjoys shopping, trying new restaurants, playing with her puppy, and visiting Disney destinations.