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Benjamin Hendrix


Benjamin is an Associate of Leasing and Brokerage at Retail Specialists, where he excels in providing clients with comprehensive real estate strategy and account management. With a focus on leasing developments across the Southeast, Benjamin plays a vital role in market development, traffic analysis, lease negotiation, and consulting, supporting his team’s success.

Prior to joining Retail Specialists, Benjamin worked at Retail Strategies, the sister company of Retail Specialists, where he served as a liaison bridging the gap between community leaders and expanding retail brands. His responsibilities included fostering effective communication and collaboration between these stakeholders, facilitating mutual growth and development.

Benjamin’s experience also includes being a land development intern at the Forestar group. During this time, he gained hands-on expertise in preparing competitive market analyses and proformas for potential acquisitions. Additionally, Benjamin assisted on-site at developments, gaining valuable insights into the practical aspects of real estate projects. He also held positions at the University of Alabama Center of Real Estate and Russell Lands.

On a Personal Level

He graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in business management with a minor in real estate.

Outside of the office, Benjamin spends time on Lake Martin and is an avid supporter of Alabama football. He can usually be found outdoors, engaging in activities such as hunting, fishing, and traveling, which provide him with opportunities to explore and appreciate nature’s wonders. He is a chairman of Children’s Harbor Junior Board where he supports the overall mission and program of Children’s Harbor through volunteering, fundraising, networking, and community engagement opportunities.