Columbia, SC – Colliers International continued to experience outstanding velocity in the sales and leasing of commercial properties in South Carolina. For the third quarter of 2014, Chuck Salley, SIOR, was the company’s top producer, followed, in order, by Rox Pollard, Hagood Morrison, SIOR, Dave Mathews, SIOR, and Craig Waites. Salley, Pollard, Mathews and Waites are located in the Columbia office and Morrison is located in Charleston.
“South Carolina’s growing economy, pro-active business environment and talented workforce continue to draw new businesses to the state and provide great opportunities for existing businesses to expand. The trend is expected to continue through the remainder of the year and into 2015 and will have a material impact on the trajectory of our transactional volume,” said John W. Folsom, President and CEO of Colliers International South Carolina.
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Colliers International is a global leader in commercial real estate services, with over 15,800 professionals operating out of more than 485 offices in 63 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, Colliers International delivers a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and insightful research. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.
Colliers International South Carolina has over 140 staff members, including 60 real estate professionals. Total brokerage volume for the firm in 2013 was approximately $350 million involving over 550 sales and leasing transactions. Colliers International is the largest manager of commercial property in South Carolina and is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), with a portfolio of approximately 10.6 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers International’s staff holds 45 professional designations, the most of any firm in South Carolina.