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September Closed Transactions

The pace quickened in September with our brokerage closing 18 transactions totaling more than 107,000 square feet, several of which were million-dollar plus deals. Of those transactions, the team of Matt Gregory, Andy Dutcher, and Philip Bird closed 66% of the month’s transactions spanning retail, industrial and office product. The team also had the largest transaction of the month, with the sale of an industrial listing at 1370 Research Road. The location will house Purdy Company, a distributor of material handling and commercial storage equipment. The 13,281-square-foot building sits on…

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Opportunity Spurs Growth at NAI Ohio Equities

Less than a year after Matt Gregory stepped into the role of Managing Director for NAI Ohio Equities, he is delivering on his commitment to focus on the brokerage’s growth and operational strategies. Gregory says the firm is being intentional with its plans to grow the brokerage and has recently hired five new agents and is launching its pilot of the NAI Ohio Equities Fast Track training program. Chad Boggs, Bastian Gehrer, Andrew Green, Peter Griffith, and Chris Wellington will be the inaugural class in the firm’s formalized training program. Gregory said that…

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August Closed Transactions

Activity dipped slightly in August with our brokerage closing 14 transactions totaling 68,797 square feet. Overall, 57% of the month’s transactions were office sales or leases, beating out industrial and retail transactions. The team of Matt Gregory, Andy Dutcher, and Philip Bird closed six office deals, the largest being 445 Hutchinson Ave., where they represented the tenant. John Mally represented the tenant in signing a retail lease at 2170 Polaris Parkway, which was the largest overall transaction of the month. Mally closed nearly one-third of the month’s transactions. The Industrial…

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July Closed Transactions

July was a strong month for our brokerage with 18 closed transactions totaling 328,288 square feet – six of which were multimillion-dollar transactions. Once again, the Office Brokerage Group of Matt Gregory, SIOR, CCIM, Andy Dutcher, SIOR and Philip Bird, SIOR had the largest transaction of the month with the sale of 400 E. Campus View for $7.5 million. The 12-acre site, which is home to an obsolete one-story office building in the Crosswoods neighborhood of Worthington, was sold to Champion Cos. for redevelopment. Champion Cos. will build 395 units…

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June Closed Transactions

June transactions remained steady with our brokerage department closing 17 transactions equating to more than 202,000 square feet. For the third consecutive month, the Office Brokerage Group of Matt Gregory, Andy Dutcher, and Philip Bird had the largest overall transaction for the month. The team represented the tenant in signing the lease for Suite 300 at 2500 Farmers Drive, an 11,939-square-foot office suite. Overall, 52% of the month’s transactions were office sales or leases. The Industrial Property Team of Curt Berlin, Matt Osowski and Blake DeCrane represented the tenant in…

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What You Need to Know About Starting a Career in Commercial Real Estate

So, you’re interested in a career in commercial real estate but want to learn more about what it’s like and how to get started. You’re in the right place. What Does a Commercial Real Estate Agent Do? As a commercial real estate agent your job is to assist clients in buying, leasing, or selling commercial properties which can include office, industrial, retail, and multifamily properties. Each of these product types can become even more specialized, but generally, these encompass the main market segments. The depth of broker specialization is largely…

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May Closed Transactions

May brought a slight uptick in activity over the prior month with our brokerage department completing 20 transactions equating to more than 159,000 square feet. The Office Brokerage Group of Matt Gregory, Andy Dutcher and Philip Bird had the largest transaction of the month with the sale of 5051 Forest Drive, an 8,650-square-foot freestanding medical office condo in New Albany. Office transactions accounted for 38% of the month’s closed transactions, indicating that there is a demand for the right size and type of office space. Industrial transactions, however, remain the…

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NAI Ohio Equities Wins Seven Awards During Columbus REALTORS® Commercial Recognition Awards

Three NAI Ohio Equities’ teams won big during the 2022 Commercial Recognition Awards hosted by Columbus REALTORS® on May 16, 2023. Overall, seven awards were taken home by the Office Brokerage Group, the Industrial Property Team, and the Sheeran Semon Team. In 2022, these three teams alone completed 200 transactions equating to more than 3.7 million square feet. Our brokers are proud to earn this recognition and to be members of both Columbus REALTORS® and the Central Ohio Commercial Information Exchange (COCIE) which signifies our commitment to the Columbus real…

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April Closed Transactions

Our brokerage department completed 17 transactions in April with 47% of them being multimillion-dollar deals. Overall, the brokerage department sold or leased more than 594,000 square feet. The month’s largest transaction was a lease completed by the Office Brokerage Group of Matt Gregory, Andy Dutcher, and Philip Bird at 121 W. Wilson Bridge Road. The team completed nearly half of all closed transactions for the month. John Mally successfully closed the second largest transaction of the month with the sale of 1803 Hazelton Etna Rd. in Pataskala, a dairy farm…

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March Closed Transactions

Transactions in our brokerage department gained momentum during March. Overall, our brokers closed 24 transactions equating to more than 167,621 square feet. Industrial transactions again led the month and made up roughly 42% of overall transaction volume, followed by office transactions which equated to 29% of overall transaction volume. Our overall largest transaction of the month was a retail transaction. The team of Dan Sheeran Sr., Dan Sheeran Jr., and Mike Semon represented the buyer at 1149 S. Hamilton Road which was purchased for $1,365,000. The Sheeran Semon Team also…

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