Robert Melsher receives 2015 CoStar Power Broker Award
Highland Park, IL (June 7, 2016) – Metro Commercial Real Estate is pleased to announce that Principal Robert Melsher has been named a 2015 CoStar Power Broker TM by CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP), the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces. This annual industry award recognizes distinguished professionals in commercial real estate brokerage by highlighting the achievements of the firms and individual brokers who closed the highest transaction volumes in commercial property sales or leases in 2015 within their respective markets.
With the largest independently researched database of commercial real estate property information available online, CoStar can easily identify the top firms and brokers in each market throughout the U.S. and Toronto, Canada. All awards are based on transaction data maintained in CoStar’s commercial real estate database.
Melsher qualified as one of the top commercial brokers in Chicago based on the total leasing transactions he closed during the year. In order to be selected for this honor, Melsher’s overall transaction volumes were evaluated by CoStar against other commercial real estate brokers active in the region, and subsequently ranked among the top brokers in the market.
“With such an active year in commercial real estate, CoStar is proud to honor the firms and brokers who perform at the industry’s highest level,” said CoStar Group founder and CEO Andrew C. Florance. “These industry leaders deserve to be recognized for their hard work, expertise and superior deal-making abilities. We extend our congratulations to this year’s winners on their hard earned achievement.”
The complete list of 2015 CoStar Power Broker Awards winners can be found at CoStarPowerBrokers.com
About Metro Commercial Real Estate
Metro Commercial Real Estate is a principal – based commercial real estate firm whose mission is to provide a high level of personal service combined with state-of-the-art technology to accommodate the complex need of its select group of retailers, developers, and retail property owners. As one of the industry’s leaders in product leasing and tenant representation, Metro’s seasoned corps of professionals have secured more than ten million square feet for regional and national retailers.
CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces. Founded in 1987, CoStar conducts expansive, ongoing research to produce and maintain the largest and most comprehensive database of commercial real estate information. Our suite of online services enables clients to analyze, interpret and gain unmatched insight on commercial property values, market conditions and current availabilities. LoopNet is the most heavily trafficked commercial real estate marketplace online with more than 10 million registered members.
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