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Colliers in Greater Washington, D.C. focuses on accelerating our clients' success by seamlessly providing a full range of services to investors, property owners, tenants and developers.
Making a difference in Washington, D.C.
Colliers International proudly traces its roots back to a local firm founded 1898. Today, our offices in 68 countries are aligned under a single brand and leadership, providing our clients with best-in-class resources while maintaining our historical flexibility and local ties.
Colliers International was one of the first truly global commercial real estate organizations, formed more than 30 years ago as a network of independent firms. As client needs evolved, Colliers embraced the opportunity to build an integrated global platform of professionals and property services to meet the demand for globally consistent service, accountability and integration.
Local industry awards
- Award of Merit for Real Estate Transaction Sale for Route 28 South Flex Portfolio submitted by Colliers International and located in Fairfax County from NAIOP Northern Virginia.
- Best Real Estate Transaction for Tenant Lease Over 20,000 SF for the headquarter of Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) given by NAIOP DC | MD.
- Brokerage: landlord representation
- Brokerage: tenant representation
- Corporate solutions
- Government solutions
- Investment services
- Land and industrial
- Project management
- Property marketing
- Real estate management services
- Research services
- Valuation and advisory services
Managing Director/Market Leader
As Managing Director and Market Leader, Matt Gannon responsible for the strategic direction and performance of Colliers offices in Washington, DC, Northern Virginia and Maryland, comprising more than 50 real estate professionals, who provide clients with best-in-class service for tenant advisory, landlord services, corporate solutions, capital markets, development and consulting, valuation and appraisal, marketing and research. Matt utilizes his knowledge of the Washington, DC market to increase market share and continue adding top-tier talent while guiding the firm’s overall strategy in the region.
Matt joined Colliers from Paramount Group Inc. wherein 2014, he established the company’s leasing presence in the region. In his role, Matt led the teams responsible for Paramount’s DC commercial office portfolio, which consisted of 1.8 million square feet of Class A product. Prior to that, he worked for Vornado Realty Trust for 15 years, most recently as a Vice President of Leasing with a commercial office portfolio consisting of approximately 6 million square feet.
Associate Managing Director
Zachary (Zak) Smith is the Associate Managing Director of the Baltimore Office of Colliers International Valuation & Advisory Services and leader of the CIVAS Multifamily Specialty Practice for the Baltimore & Washington DC Metropolitan areas. Mr. Smith has over 16 years experience in the commercial real estate industry with focus on valuation, investment analysis, and consulting that includes an expertise in a wide array of commercial property types that include office, retail and industrial, but focus on multifamily, including: convestional low- and mid-rise, urban high-rise, affordable (LIHTC, Section 8). Clients served include Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lenders, national and regional banks, CMBS and private-equity lenders, life companies, mortgage brokers, investments firms, REITS, pension funds, and private corporations.