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Lee & Associates Grows Presence in the South with Latest Expansion: Naples, Florida

May 26, 2020 (NAPLES, FL) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announces the opening of a Naples, Florida location. The office will specialize in multifamily retail, office, and industrial brokerage. Lee & Associates Naples will be led by Bill Young, Biagio Bernardo, and Brock Rasmussen. Their team consists of seven brokerage professionals, including Jeffrey Buckler, SIOR; Michael Mahan; Thomas Webb, CCIM, MSRE; and James Walls. In addition to their transactional agents, the team will also include Claire Searls as the Director…

Lee & Associates Washington, DC Transitions From a Satellite Office to a Freestanding Office

May 19, 2020 (WASHINGTON, DC) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announced today that their Washington, DC office has transitioned from a satellite office to a freestanding office, granting them access to Lee & associates unique capital structure benefits. Lee & Associates Washington, DC is led by Josh Simon, who opened the satellite office in July of last year. Since the opening ten months ago, his office…

Lee & Associates Grows Northeast Presence with Latest Expansion: Boston, MA

April 30, 2020 (BOSTON, MA) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announces the opening of a Boston, Massachusetts location. The office will specialize in tenant representation for office, life sciences, industrial, and retail clients, with plans to strategically recruit teams that will grow their agency and capital markets capabilities in Boston and the larger New England market. Lee & Associates Boston will be led by Eric Solem, Ty…

The Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate

Panel Held on March 25, 2020 at 8:00 AM PST / 11:00 AM EST Earlier this morning Lee & Associates held a discussion with a panel of experts, moderated by our CEO, Jeff Rinkov, to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the commercial real estate market. To learn more about the panel topics or to connect with the panelists, please see below. PANEL DISCUSSION OUTLINE Introductions and Opening Remarks (00:00  – 02:04) Industrial Market (02:05 – 11:01) Capital Markets &…

Rigorous Process Aides in UK Company’s First US Location Selection

1600 Tysons Boulevard | McLean, VA ± 20,000 SF Corporate Headquarters 10-Year Lease 20% Net Present Value Savings Over Next-Best Alternative This assignment was procured through Lee & Associates’ international alliance partners, Gerald Eve, who represent Ocado in the UK. When their client expressed their need to expand into the US, Gerald Eve introduced the Ocado management team to Lee & Associates. After a thorough vetting process of the firm’s client services and capabilities, Lee was awarded the assignment.

Lee Columbus Secures Tenant for 646,000 SF Speculative Industrial Development

Southpark Place, Grove City, Ohio Site Acquisition, Development, Lease Up, and Property Management Two (2) Industrial Distribution Facilities  ± 646,000 SF on 41 Acres  Landlord Representation “Lee & Associates provides our firm with exceptional experience and knowledge of the market. Their thorough diligence and analysis of market trends plays an invaluable role and has helped us grow our Columbus portfolio. Not only do they add value on the brokerage side, but they also leverage their strong…

Altair: Most Prestigious & Best Located Masterplan in the Inland Empire

Moraga Road, Old Town Temecula, CA Master Planned Community Unimproved, Entitled ± 270 Gross Acres; ± 77 Net Acres 1,750 Max Units 50% Dedicated Open Space Seller Representation Sale Price: $25,200,000

Robust Industrial Investment Shows No Signs of Slowing

Real estate buyers spent a record-setting amount of cash in the sector in the third quarter and remain bullish on the properties amid healthy absorption and rent growth. December 4, 2019 – The industrial real estate sector, traditionally known as the land of big, boring boxes, has become the darling of real estate amid the growth of e-commerce. Investors have poured hundreds of billions of dollars into industrial properties over the last five years alone, and…

Brisk Williamsburg Retail Leasing Sparks Tenant Experimentation, Further Growth

To compete for and cater to residents in what is one of Brooklyn’s most expensive submarkets, new and existing retailers are innovating their offerings outside of their traditional lane. “People are always trying to come up with a new branding idea,”  Garry Steinberg of Lee & Associates said “That’s what Williamsburg is about and it hasn’t changed.” October 22, 2019 (NEW YORK, NY) – Retail flagship stores continue to spring up all over Williamsburg, Brooklyn. To…