Serving as Your Fractional VP of Real Estate.

When you need a real estate shift that supports your business, there’s no better partner than one who always puts your best interests first.

Having someone at your side when you’re facing important real estate decisions matters. As the world’s largest occupier-focused commercial real estate advisory firm, Cresa is uniquely suited to act as your Fractional VP of Real Estate. Our experts manage the process from strategic planning, transaction management, and through construction providing unbiased real estate solutions and strategies that support your business goals.

Cresa is the world’s largest occupier-focused commercial real estate firm. In 2022, we provided unbiased, conflict-free advice for over 75 million square feet of transactions.

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Portfolio Administration

Our advisors will manage your real estate related data and support business processes that help you control costs, meet obligations, and enable cost-savings opportunities.

Strategic Planning

Our advisors help you define your business goals, analyze your current situation in the context of those goals and formulate a real estate strategy around them.

Transaction Management

We will provide a disciplined approach to analyzing your space needs, manage the site selection process, and weigh the may variables against your objectives, whether you lease, buy, or build.

Merger & Acquisition Advisory

We'll help you evaluate the real estate footprint of potential merger or acquisition targets, assist you with negotiating the terms of potential transactions, assess whether the target's real estate footprint represents an economic asset or liability to you, and suggest appropriate synergistic opportunties which may exist upon transaction consumation. 

Development Management

Our development mangement experts will help clarify project goals and activities, assemble the team, and secure the site and necessary approvals, all while addressing your budget objectives and conrolling project outcomes.

Project Management / Owners Representation

Cresa will oversee the planning and design, assemble the right team, and direct the entire construction process - keeping a close eye on schedule and budget.

Relocation Management

Our experts will keep your move on track at every stage and cover all the details, so your business stays up and running and you avoid disruption and lost revenue. 

Change Management

Cresa will provide the process, tools, and techniques to manage the people side of change. Our Prosci certified team is committed to enhancing your operations and guiding your people through change adoption, minimizing disruption to ongoing operations. 

Property Tax Appeal

Cresa brings together expert knowledge of real estate markets and an experienced legal team to advise you regarding real estate tax appeal opportunties across your real estate portfolio. If appropriate, Cresa will negotiate and, if necessary, litigate the lowering of your real estate taxes.


Media Minefield

Like many start-ups, Media Minefield’s original offices were inherited and did not reflect the firm’s values, culture, and work. Cresa was tasked with defining their search criteria and presenting options that would resonate with their team. Their new workspace provides room for growth, collaboration, and truly reflects their award-winning culture.

Cresa Minneapolis

920 Second Avenue South Suite 900

Minneapolis, MN 55402



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