Carl Lambert, founder of Lambert Investments, Inc., holds a law degree from Southwestern University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Pepperdine University and a Master’s of Science Degree in Taxation from Northrop University. With over 26 years’ experience in real estate development and property management, his education and professional experience provide clients with a complete understanding of real estate transactions from practical, business, legal, and tax perspectives.
In 1979, Mr. Lambert formed Lambert Investments, Inc. as a real estate brokerage, syndication and property management firm completing over two billion in transactions. His rare vision for community growth and redevelopment has defined the company's approach to commercial and residential projects and brokerage transactions. Mr. Lambert's strong belief in collaboration has been widely recognized by community leaders and local agencies. Carl created the first live/work artists' lofts in Santa Monica earned him a Gold Nugget Design Award.
As former President of Action Apartment Owners Association serving four terms and as a Director of both the local and statewide Apartment Owners Associations; Carl’s knowledge and accomplishments benefit clients and their properties throughout the Westside, providing creative solutions to the challenges of rent control and land use issues.
Carl’s work with both local and state government regulators has been instrumental in the adoption of vacancy decontrol legislation. He currently writes a column for several Apartment magazines. In addition to his Westside business ventures, Mr. Lambert is also involved with several projects on Catalina Island. In the late 1990s, he purchased a boarding house and transformed it into a multi-million-dollar repositioning venture; The Avalon Hotel, the island's premier boutique accommodation. The Avalon Hotel is the top rated by TripAdvisor in Avalon and has been in the Top Ten in the US in its class.
Mr. Lambert also serves as a member of the Pepperdine University Advisory Board and is a founding member of the Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management Board of Visitors.
Mr. Lambert's, experience, foresight and specialized qualifications continues to make a meaningful difference for buyers, sellers and investors.