Craig Semmelmeyer, Principal

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.