Jay Blom

Retail Broker


  • Retail Brokerage
  • Tenant and Landlord Representation
  • Land Acquisition

Jay has been a Retail Broker at Founders 3 since its inception in 2017.  Previously, Jay was a Retail Broker with Commercial Property Associates, which he joined in 2014.  Jay has expertise in retail leasing and sales, tenant representation, site selection, land acquisition & analysis for retailers, developers and investors.  In his time in the industry, Jay has worked with several local, regional and national Landlords and Tenants in assisting with their real estate needs.  He has completed numerous lease and sale transactions across the state of Wisconsin.  Jay is an active member of Innovating Commerce Serving Communities (ICSC), Commercial Association of Realtors-WI (CARW) where he is an active planning committee member for the annual CARW Milwaukee Retail show, and the Retail Brokers Network (RBN) where he is the co-chair for the RBN Tenant Council.  

Career Highlights

  • Worked with, represented, and completed deals with numerous prominent retailers such as Chase Bank, McDonald's, Verizon Wireless, Kids Empire, AutoZone, Dollar Tree, Spectrum, Batteries Plus, LightRx, Oportun, Jersey Mike's, T-Mobile, Gerber Automotive, Mission BBQ and many more
  • Worked with, represented, and completed deals with several national, regional and local developers throughout his career in assisting with land acquisition and assemblage, leasing and disposition


  • Graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising with a general business minor from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.