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THE BELL MOORE TEAM

Principals, Rianne Bell and Lynn Moore have combined experience that includes well over 3,000,000 square feet of retail, 1,141,000 square feet of industrial, 152,000 square feet of garden office and over 1,450 multi-family units.

RIANNE BELL - President and Broker in Charge

Rianne has over 30 years in the commercial real estate industry focusing on property management and leasing. Her experience ranges from retail, industrial to multi-family. Over the past 19 years as President of the Bell Moore Group Inc, Rianne has directed over 3 million square feet of retail, 1.2 million square feet of industrial and 1,500 multi-family units. As a Certified Propety Manager serving on the Board of the Institute of Real Estate Managements, she has experience with new construction lease-ups, renovations of retail centers and creating marketing plans to increase an assets value. She is a licensed broker in North and South Carolina, along with being a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Charlotte Commercial Board of Realtors. Rianne has received the Million Dollar Award through the Commercial Board for her lease transactions. Rianne continues to maintain strong relationships with many grocery retailers such as Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Lowes Foods, Whole Foods and Bi-Lo. Her clients range from REITS and Pension Funds to developers and private investment groups.

LYNN MOORE - Vice President

Lynn is a Certified Property Manager and licensed broker in North and South Carolina. She has 28 years experience in the commercial real estate industry. Lynn is experienced in every aspect of retail leasing, management and representing both the buyer and seller of properties. Her expertise is small to medium sized neighborhood centers both grocery anchored and specialty retail. She has overseen major renovations and retrofits and has worked re-tenanting distressed centers. Lynn's current portfolio consists of seven centers totaling 398,425 sq. ft., including a former grocery anchored center for the Paul Mitchell Trust headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii and three grocery anchored centers for a former United States Ambassador.

JANE SHEPHERD - Leasing Director

Jane handles leasing and brokerage and is licensed in North Carolina and South Carolina. She joined the group in 1999 and has 30 years of experience in commercial real estate. Jane’s experience includes every aspect of retail real estate. As Vice President of real estate for a local developer she handled the acquisition, renovation and leasing of ten shopping centers. Her experience included retail land sales, out-parcel sales, along with leasing and tenant representation. She has worked with asset managers for banks and pension funds and is currently representing a regional shopping center owned by one of the largest pension funds in the United States.

JULIE STEPHENS - Controller

With over 28 years of accounting experience, Julie fulfills a mutlitude of requirements to help maintain the stellar service that the Bell Moore Group offers. Julie’s understanding of real estate operation provides great insight into reporting and analysis. Her expertise in many other areas create a multifacted edge to the performance of our company.

PAULA URH - Property Accountant

Paula joins us with nearly 22 years in the industry of commercial real estate and property management. With her knowledge and experience, she provides our team a winning combination of skills to work directly with the Controller and property managers. Paula also retains her Brokers License.

PAT GOLDFARB - Assistant Property Manager

Having over 20 years of experience in multi-family, mixed-use and commercial property management, working for both private and public ownership, Pat is well versed in all facets of the business including acquistion, due-deligence, budgeting and client/owner relationships.


MAB American Property REIT, Inc. engaged The Bell Moore Group to handle their American Portfolio of properties. The Bell Moore Team directs management and leasing responsibilities on the following Retail Commercial Properties:

Cheshire Commons – Charlotte, NC
Cheshire Place – Charlotte, NC
Eastfield Village – Huntersville, NC
Grandview Plaza – Pfafftown, NC
Terraces at Park Place – Pineville, NC

Cary Uretz, Senior Vice President-Investments of MAB American Property REIT, Inc., continues to acquire Grocery Anchored Retail Centers throughout the Southeast Region.

The addition of these 335,520 square feet to the Bell Moore Group's portfolio brings the total square footage being served to over 1,734,186.