Executive Team

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Nick Allen, CEO

Nick Allen joined St. Regis Properties in 2011 where he initially focused his efforts on acquisitions and asset management.  During his tenure he has successfully sourced and overseen the completion of multiple development projects, as well as, supervised the operation of the multifamily investment portfolio. Prior to St. Regis Properties, Nick held finance positions with CJB Capital. Apart from his real estate career, Nick founded a rally car racing team where he acted as Driver and Team Manager competing in National Championships throughout the United States and United Kingdom. Nick holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Social Sciences from the University of Southern California. Nick is active with Super Stars Literacy program in the East Bay Area, helping to provide low income K-2nd grade students with after school programs to bring their reading proficiency up to grade level.


Samuel c. Remcho, PRESIDENT

Sam Remcho joined St. Regis Properties in 2013 and is responsible for the firm’s development activities with a primary focus on projects in the Western United States. Prior to St. Regis Properties, Sam was an Associate at Cornish and Carey where he advised institutional and private investors on acquisition, asset management, and disposition strategies.  Additionally, Sam co-founded Selborne Properties, a San Francisco Bay Area based residential brokerage and management company. Sam is a licensed California Real Estate Broker, an Instrument Rated Commercial Multi-Engine Pilot, and a Volunteer Firefighter. Sam holds a Bachelor of Arts in U.S. History from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

david J. demoss, vice President

David J. DeMoss joined St. Regis Properties in 2014, and currently oversees the company’s asset management activities as well as participates in the sourcing and due diligence of acquisition opportunities.  Prior to joining St. Regis Properties, David spent thirteen years at RREEF/Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management where he served as Vice President in the Portfolio Management group.  There he assisted in the launch and management of the company’s flagship value added domestic REIT. David began his career as a market analyst in the San Francisco brokerage office of Cushman Realty Corporation, a leading real estate services firm.  David holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California at Riverside.  Additionally, he maintains a real estate salespersons license in the State of California.



Robert Lee joined St. Regis Properties in 2019 to advise and handle financial decisions and reporting for the firm. Prior to St. Regis Properties, Robert worked with large law firms assisting them in major front-page litigation ranging from intellectual property cases involving major US and international handset makers and mortgage fraud lawsuits against some of the largest US banks.  Robert later switched to tax accounting where he spent several years in public accounting firms working with high tech startups, real estate investors, and high net worth individuals. Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from UCLA, a Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law, and Master of Laws (LLM) in Taxation from Golden Gate University School of Law. Robert is licensed to practice law in California.

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John F. Allen was born and raised in an iconic “River City, Iowa” town during the 1950’s, where he was first introduced to the real estate investment industry through working with his father.  After graduating from the University of Iowa, and serving the U.S. Army, John attended UC Berkeley Business School to further his professional education.  Bringing the Allen Family real estate tradition to California, in the late 1970’s, John made numerous investments in the San Francisco Bay Area.  These projects ranged from office to retail spaces, to condominiums and multifamily housing.  John served as Chairman of the Board at Dominican University for four years and is responsible for founding the Allen Sports Club, an after school sports program directed towards providing structure, athletic community and an introduction to a college environment for at risk children.  John currently sits on the board of the Bay Area Sports Hall Of Fame and the Commonwealth Club of California.