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Commercial Real Estate Services | Worldwide

Serving the Columbus Region Since 1971

We are a full service Commercial Real Estate company capable of helping you and your business take control of your real estate needs.

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Sales and Leasing

We have a proven record of successful real estate transactions including the sales and leasing of land, office, retail, and industrial properties throughout Central Ohio and around the world. NAI Ohio Equities is a dedicated team, ready to work for you. We have an in-house marketing team that will assist all sales associates on how to best list your property. Let one of our professionals work with you on listing your property today.

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Tenant Representation

If you are new to the Columbus region, expanding your business, or simply looking for new space, our talented and professional tenant representatives will help you understand the process. NAI Ohio Equities is here to walk you through all aspects of site selection; from discovery and identification phase all the way through the negotiation and signing of your new lease or closing on your new space.

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Property Management

NAI Ohio Equities’ team includes 20 helpful and talented property managers, each hired to make sure your property functions effectively. From snow removal to security to HVAC repairs, our property management experts offer peace of mind that every last concern is being considered, managed, and repaired. We also offer full accounting support tailored to your operation.

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Who Are We?

Our agents have been helping clients find the perfect real estate solutions for all of their business needs since 1971. Our team members are ready and anxious to offer their assistance for whatever you need.

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Market Reports

Office vacancy increased to 7.7% with a negative absorption of 141,167 SF

Quoted rental rates ended the third quarter at an even $21.00/SF which is a 2.1% increase over this time last year.

The office vacancy rate increased slightly by a mere 0.1% up to 7.7% during the third quarter of 2020.

There have been 261 sales the last 12 months, averaging $128/SF and an 8.3% CAP rate.

There has been 428,000 SF of office space delivered so far this year across seven buildings, highlighted by Bridge Park, Pointe at Polaris and Easton Town Center.

“While vacancy rate and rental rates are holding relatively steady, the sublease market is continuing to climb with over 725,000 SF currently on the market.” - Matt Gregory CCIM, SIOR, Senior VP Office Brokerage

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Property Management

Professional Property Management is critical to ensuring the longevity and vitality of your commercial real estate investment. At NAI Ohio Equities, we provide active management and integrated resources to preserve and enhance the value of each of your company's real estate assets. We provide a complete and competitive range of property management services for industrial, office, medical, and retail buildings, as well as educational and multi-family properties and home-owner associations.

All NAI Ohio Equities managed assets operate in accordance with our Property Service Standards Program that promotes consistent, high-level operational practices, yet is designed with the flexibility to cater to the unique needs of each property and client.

Case Studies and Testimonials

"Ryan McGreevy very professionally handled the sale of this property and I was very satisfied with his work. I look forward to doing future business together."

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"Each and every prospective deal is always handled in a professional and compelling manner. Furthermore, the attention to detail and analysis provided with each RFP has greatly helped the partners in their decision making."

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"The NAI Ohio Equities Industrial Team has done an excellent job for us. After purchasing Southeast Industrial Park our goal has been to sell the buildings individually. Their team has clearly communicated our objectives to the brokerage community and end users. Through an aggressive marketing effort they have been able to sell 13 of the 18 buildings in the park. We appreciate their determined and honest approach to business."

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"Working with Matt Gregory and Andy Dutcher was fantastic. They were both very energetic and knowledgeable, responding quickly to our various needs and questions. Both are very personable, understood our needs, and strongly supported our effort to start a social enterprise. I would highly recommend them both."

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"Joe Menninger and Philip Bird were a delight to work with. They completely understood our parameters and the necessity to sell our real estate, while continuing to maintain our operations in the space during and after the sale."

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"We have grown significantly in the past few years and had to lease space at three separate locations in order to accomodate the needs of the agency. I was delighted with the personal commitment made by both Peter Merkle and Matt Gregory to find us a property that met all of Alvis House's needs. The time and effort they have put forth has been invaluable."

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Recent News

Things to Watch in the Medical Office Space

October 22, 2020

At the introduction of the pandemic, there was much talk circulating the industry regarding the medical space.

This was a natural response to a health-centric global crisis, and as all eyes fell on CRE’s medical sector, it was still a time of great uncertainty. During the early months of COVID when nobody knew how intense the stakes may get or how long it all would last, medical office tenants were planning to expand their ground presence while simultaneously flexing their digital capacities.

But, it’s been months, and the conversation has veered towards other sectors as new trends unfolded and the situation evolved. But, now that we’re on the cusp of national recovery, it’s a good time to revisit the topic.

How’s the medical office space doing right now? At this point, experts are reporting that there’s been a cooldown in the previously laid plans for medical office expansion.

Let’s take a look at what data is emerging from the medical space and also at what commercial real estate professionals should be keeping their eye on:

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Three Reasons 2020 is Great for Multifamily Investing

September 29, 2020

At a time when many of CRE’s sectors are taking hits from all sides, 2020 is going to be a strong year for investment in multifamily.

We’re already approaching Fall, and despite all the external turbulence, multifamily investment has been standing its ground - and doing considerably well. We’ve seen a pandemic, a nationwide market closure, and a global disruption to business - and even so, the multifamily outlook has remained strong.

Multifamily investing provides a strong and stable outlook this year and beyond. Here’s why 2020 is a offers a profitable and stable investment opportunity for commercial real estate:

2019’s Sparked the Momentum

The nation’s transaction volume for multifamily assets in 2019 attained $92.5 billion.

Needless to say, 2019 was a momentous year for the multifamily sector. This CRE arena achieved a record-breaking volume of acquisitions paired with a wave of investor interest, boosting the overall outlook and success of this industry.

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Five Things to Know About Opportunity Zones Right Now

September 17, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly shaken up every market in the country. While all eyes are on Class A cities to see how the very best in the game are faring during these times, other locations aren’t getting much consideration.

In the middle of all of this market-madness, how are opportunity zones doing right now?

Opportunity Zones 101

Opportunity zones are officially defined as “economically-distressed communities where new investments, under certain conditions, may be eligible for preferential tax treatment.” This system was introduced with the 2018 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by the IRS.

Throughout the United States, there are more than 8,500 locations officially designated as opportunity zones. By outlining communities around the country that need the most aid, the IRS is able to stimulate the direction of development projects by offering significant tax benefits for investors who enhance these locations.

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Employment Opportunities

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