2010 Top 25 Commercial Real Estate Brands Survey
April 14, 2010 - United States
Lipsey, the commercial real estate training company has just revealed its annual chart of the top 25 brands in the commercial real estate sector.
CB Richard Ellis (CBRE) has been named the premier global brand in commercial real estate, according to the survey. CB Richard Ellis has topped Lipsey's annual ranking of commercial real estate brands for nine consecutive years.
The Lipsey survey measures commercial real estate professionals' perceptions of the industry's leading brands.
More than 50,000 U.S. and international professionals participated in the survey, including property owners, investors, lenders, brokers and property managers.
The 2010 chart of commercial real estate brands is as follows:
1 - CB Richard Ellis
CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), an S&P 500 company is headquartered in Los Angeles. With over 30,000 employees, the Company serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices worldwide (excluding affiliate offices).
CB Richard Ellis offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting.
CB Richard Ellis was named one of the 50 "best in class" companies by BusinessWeek for three years in a row, and is one of the 100 fastest growing companies by Fortune.
2 - Colliers International
Colliers International is a global affiliation of independently-owned real estate services firms with 12,700employees in 294 offices in 61 countries.
With $1.6 billion in revenue and 1.1 billion SF under management, they offer a broad range of services, including leasing, sales, corporate services, property management, facility management, development and construction.
With over 4,400 employees in the USA alone, Colliers is one of the largest and most experienced commercial real estate service providers in the nation.
2 - Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield has 15,000 worldwide employees, located in 221 offices throughout 58 countries.
With a history of commercial real estate leadership that spans 100 years, they assist clients in every stage of the real estate process, representing them in the buying, selling, financing, leasing, managing and valuing of assets, and providing strategic planning and research, portfolio analysis, site selection and space location, among many other advisory services.
3 - Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate services and investment management.
With more than 200 years of history, their more than 30,000 people in 750 locations in 60 countries serve the local, regional and global real estate needs of those clients, growing the company in the process.
New acquisitions increase their presence in China, make them the largest retail advisor in Germany, and allow them to expand their presence in Australia and Scotland. They are now the leading real estate firm in Germany and the Netherlands, the two largest real estate markets in Continental Europe.
Their string of acquisitions supports their strategy of being a consolidator within a consolidating industry
4 - NAI Globa
NAI Global is the premier network of independent commercial real estate firms and one of the largest commercial real estate service providers worldwide.
NAI Global manages a network of 5,000 professionals and 325 offices in 55 countries throughout the world. NAI professionals work together with their global management team to help clients strategically optimize their real estate assets.
NAI offices around the world completed over $45 billion in transactions annually. They also manage over 200 million square feet of commercial space.
5 - Coldwell Banker Commercial
A subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, the world‟s leading real estate franchisor, the Coldwell Banker Commercial® (CBC®) organization is a worldwide leader in the commercial real estate industry.
Coldwell Banker Commercial is part of the oldest and most respected national real estate brand in the country.
With a collaborative network of independently owned and operated affiliates, the Coldwell Banker Commercial organization comprises over 260 companies and almost 3,000 professionals throughout the U.S., as well as internationally.
In fact, CBC possesses the largest geographic footprint in today‟s commercial real estate marketplace. The organization‟s worldwide headquarters are in Parsippany, NJ.
6 - Grubb & Ellis
7 - CresaPartners LLC
8 - ONCOR International
9 - Cassidy Turley
10 - CORFAC International
11 - Sperry Van Ness
12 - TCN Worldwide
13 - Marcus & Millichap
14 - CoStar Group
15 - LoopNet
16 - ProLogis
17 - Equity Office
18 - Transwestern
19 - Newmark Knight Frank
20 - Lee & Associates
21 - Studley, INC.
22 - RREEF Real Estate
23 - Hines Interests Limited
24 - Duke Realty Corporation
25 - DTZ
25 - Tishman Speyer
25 - AMB Property Corporation
25 - First Industrial Realty Trust
25 - Prudential
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