ST. LOUIS, January 19, 2017 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that the St. Louis Business Journal ranked the firm No. 1 on “The List: Largest Commercial Real Estate Firms.” Firms are ranked by their number of active local brokers as of December 1, 2016. Cushman & Wakefield had 206 and a total transaction volume of $464.3 million for all of 2016.
“For nearly a century, Cushman & Wakefield and its legacy firms have been a leader in the St. Louis commercial real estate market,” said Managing Principal Brian Ungles, CCIM. “Throughout our history, we have been strongly committed to serving both our clients and the St. Louis community.”
With more than 900 associates in seven local offices, Cushman & Wakefield’s largest operational hub is in St. Louis. The firm’s local offices include executive leadership and corporate divisions such as Human Resources, Corporate Accounting, Client Property Accounting and Information Technology. Cushman & Wakefield’s unique Portfolio Services Center (PSC) also is located in St. Louis. The PSC is comprised of more than 350 professionals who work with over 70 on-site account teams and local brokerage professionals, specializing in strategic consulting, transaction management, project management, portfolio administration and integrated facilities management.
The firm recently announced plans to add 600 new jobs to the St. Louis market by 2019. With the expansion, Cushman & Wakefield will earn Missouri Statewide Works incentives based on the creation of 600 new, full-time jobs and a significant investment in real and personal property.
About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. Our 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries help investors optimize the value of their real estate by combining our global perspective and deep local knowledge with an impressive platform of real estate solutions. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $5 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.