Steve K. Sombrero


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    Honolulu - ChaneyBrooks
    1440 Kapiolani Blvd.
    Suite 1010
    Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
    United States

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    (808) 544-1798

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Steve Sombrero is the President and principal owner of Cushman & Wakefield ChaneyBrooks. Throughout his career, he has worked as an international business and real estate consultant to many Fortune 500 companies and Asia based conglomerates. 

Mr. Sombrero has been actively involved in real estate since 1987 and has worked on a variety of assignments throughout Hawai‘i, the Pacific and Asian markets. He has successfully brokered several notable real estate transactions including multi-tenant residential projects, shopping centers, commercial office buildings and resort hotels. Mr. Sombrero is credited with brokering the single largest residential portfolio transaction in Hawai‘i’s exclusive residential community, Kāhala. 

Mr. Sombrero has a multicultural background and is multilingual in English, Japanese, Okinawan, and conversational Spanish.


Lecturer, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Trustee- Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation
Vice Chair, Board of Director- Japan America Society of Hawai‘i
Chairman- WUB Network (Okinawan Chamber of Commerce)
Board Member- Goodwill Industries
Board Member- Olelo Community
Board Member- New Hope O‘ahu
Board of Governors- Filipino Community Center of Hawai‘i
Eagle Scout - Boy Scouts of America


Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, CSULA, California
Master, Business Administration, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Hawai‘i
Real Estate Broker License, John F. Stapleton School of Real Estate
Certificate, University of Shopping Centers - School of Mixed-Use Development


Waikīkī Galleria Tower-(Retail-Office) Brokerage $187,250,000
Guam Premier Outlet- (Retail) Brokerage $100,000,000
Kawamoto Estates, Kāhala- (Residential Portfolio) Brokerage $130,000,000
Don Quijote- (Retail) Brokerage $45,000,000
Tumon Sands Plaza- (Retail-Office) Brokerage $42,000,000
Pacific Guardian Tower- (Office-Retail) Brokerage $38,000,000
Bank of Hawai‘i, Waikīkī - (Office-Retail) Brokerage $37,750,000
Waikīkī Trade Center- (Office-Retail) Brokerage $32,500,000
1357 Kapi‘olani- (Office) Brokerage $31,000,000
Kenrock Building (Mixed Use) Brokerage $22,250,000
Lotus Hotel- (Hospitality) Brokerage $18,500,000
2113 Kalākaua- (Hospitality) Brokerage $18,000,000
Nike Town Waikīkī - (Retail) Brokerage $10,000,000
New Hope Christian Fellowship- (Ministry Center) Brokerage $9,200,000
1420 Kapi‘olani- (Retail-Office) Brokerage $5,145,000
Polaris Point- (Industrial) Master-Lease
Outrigger Hotel- (Hospitality) Master-Lease
Waikīkī Prince Hotel- (Hospitality) Brokerage
AEON Laketown- (Retail) Leasing
The Source- (Retail) Leasing
The Valley House (Jurassic Park)- (Estate) Brokerage
Ala Moana Center-(Retail) Leasing
Pearlrige Shopping Center- (Retail) Leasing
Iroquois Point Community- (Multi Family) DoD Housing Privatization Management
Barbers Point Community- (Multi Family) DoD Housing Privatization Management
Waikele Gulch- (Industrial) DoD Facility Privatization Management
Tommy Bahama - Japan (Retail) Market Entry Consulting and Leasing