Global Firm Lands Contract for Airport-Area Portfolio
- Sep 23, 2015
By Balazs Szekely, Associate Editor
A Toronto-based global commercial real estate services company has been awarded the leasing assignment of an institutionally owned industrial portfolio in the Airport Industrial submarket of Tampa.
Avison Young will be in charge of leasing at EastGroup Properties‘ portfolio encompassing more than 1,35 million square feet in 31 buildings. The portfolio includes two buildings at the Airport Commerce Center, three at the Benjamin Distribution Center three at the Expressway Commerce Center, seven at the JetPort Commerce Park, four at the Tampa West Distribution Center, two at the Westlake Distribution Center, three at the Westport Commerce Center and seven at the 56th Street Commerce Park.
Principal Trey Carswell of Avison Young’s Tampa office will serve as the exclusive leasing agent for the portfolio.
The real estate firm opened its first Florida office in October 2012 and now represents close to 4 million square feet of agency industrial leasing assignments in the Sunshine State.
Photo credit: EastGroup Properties, Inc.