Cushman & Wakefield Announces Two Promotions in Seattle

SEATTLE—Feb. 22, 2017— Cushman & Wakefield today announced two promotions in its Seattle office. Tony Kusak, SIOR, was promoted from Director to Executive Director. Will Carroll has been promoted from Associate to Senior Associate. “Tony and Will are tremendous leaders on the industrial and office market teams,” said Dave Magee, market leader – Washington region with Cushman & Wakefield. “Their focus, dedication and commitment to serving our clients with strategic council regarding their commercial real estate needs make them both standouts in their fields. We are extremely pleased to see them progress in their careers and within the company.” Kusak is a key member of the Seattle Industrial Services team at Cushman & Wakefield. He represents corporate clients nationally and locally in acquisitions and dispositions of Seattle and Kent Valley industrial properties.  He also represents industrial owners, executing property marketing, leasing and sales. He has gained thorough knowledge of transaction strategies, [...]

2017-12-07T13:53:41+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|In the News|

Seattle Area Commercial Real Estate Finishes Strong in 2016

Lower Unemployment Rate Coincides with Lower Vacancy Rates SEATTLE, Jan. 24, 2017 – The latest report from Cushman & Wakefield  shows an increase in business growth throughout Seattle’s office market as vacancy rates decreases on a quarter-over-quarter basis. The firm released its fourth quarter Marketbeat Snapshot reports detailing the office and industrial markets for Seattle, Seattle Suburban, and Puget Sound Eastside. The Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue unemployment ranks sixth best in the nation at 4.3 percent unemployment for a Metropolitan Statistical Area with a population of at least three million people. “The outlook for commercial real estate in the Seattle area is extremely strong,” said Dave Magee, market leader – Cushman & Wakefield's Seattle office. “This past quarter, we saw both unemployment and vacancy rates decline, particularly in the central business district. As a result, we should continue to see companies look outside of that sector for a higher supply and more affordable [...]

2017-12-07T13:59:33+00:00 January 24th, 2017|In the News|

Dave Magee of Cushman & Wakefield Achieves SIOR Designation from Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®

SEATTLE – Jan. 10, 2016 – Dave Magee, Cushman & Wakefield's Market Leader in Seattle, has achieved the SIOR Office designation awarded by the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®. SIOR is a Washington, DC-based international professional organization of more than 3,000 commercial real estate professionals, 2,800 of whom have earned the coveted SIOR designation. “We congratulate Dave on earning the distinguished SIOR designation,” said Jeff Eaton, Cushman & Wakefield''s regional leader. “One of the things that sets Dave apart is his drive for continual improvement and his enthusiasm for our company and the industry. Dave is an incredible market leader in the greater Seattle/Bellevue area and we are honored to have him at the helm of that strong team.” Magee has had a significant impact on the Seattle market during his 27-year commercial real estate tenure. Repeatedly a top 10 producer with Cushman & Wakefield, Magee has represented high-profile [...]

2017-12-07T14:01:37+00:00 January 10th, 2016|In the News|