Mr. Bailey represents real estate investors, developers, buyers and sellers, as well as client businesses in related fields. Additional areas of experience include financial pro forma development, complex project financing, land entitlement, government relations and community consensus building. Chris specializes in regional cold storage facilities, working with logistics companies, food suppliers, property owners, and investors.
Chris initiated the Town of Sandwich’s development of a new Comprehensive Plan, and led the formation of the Sandwich Economic Initiative Corporation. He has served on the board of the Bourne Financial Development Corporation and as a consultant to the Falmouth EDIC. He is a graduate and former board member of the Community Leadership Institute. The Sandwich Chamber of Commerce awarded Chris the 2009 Merrell Award for Community Service.
Chris received the Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM) designation in 2006. CCIM Institute provides the highest level of education in financial and market analysis of commercial real estate for the commercial investment real estate practitioner. He graduated from Vassar College with a degree in Cognitive Science and he currently serves on the Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber Board of Directors.
Prior to moving to Cape Cod, Chris had a 12 year career as an actor and singer in New York City. He performed on Broadway as well as national and international touring productions, major regional companies, and summer stock shows. His wife Courtenay Harrington-Bailey was also a performer, and now teaches Dramafun! – theater classes for kids ages 4 -14. They live in Sandwich with their two children.