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In today's complex real estate environment, how do you know your real estate is aligned to your organization? Are you fully aware of all your risks and opportunities?

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Adam Burgess selected for the Original Equipment Supplier Association’s Young Leadership Council

Plante Moran Cresa’s Adam R. Burgess was selected as council member for the OESA’s Young Leadership Council 8.

Adam Burgess Plante Moran Cresa
Article October 3, 2019 1 min read
Open office with many workers collaborating
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Converting to open offices? Do it the right way.

An “office of the future” format usually means leveraging an open office design to save money on real estate costs and improve staff collaboration. But before you convert, here are a few pros and cons to consider.

Ryan Mollen Plante Moran Cresa
Article September 23, 2019 6 min read

No two real estate projects are alike. That's why it's paramount you align your organization's real estate with your business plans or mission — and build in flexibility to minimize the risk of unforeseen changes.

Plante Moran Cresa's broad real estate consulting service platform gives organizations large and small the resources needed to answer tough real estate questions: Is this real estate project cost feasible? Do we qualify for incentives? What is the condition and value of our buildings?

Plante Moran Cresa's multidisciplinary team can help you identify and assess all your options so you can make the best real estate decisions.

Our real estate consulting services include:

  • Asset Positioning
  • Incentive Negotiation & Procurement
  • Project Feasibility
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Development Advisory
  • Financial Structuring & Analysis
  • National Site Selection
  • Move Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Facility Condition Assessment
  • Construction Audits
  • Portfolio Management

Real Estate Consulting Thought Leadership

  • Adam Burgess selected for the Original Equipment Supplier Association’s Young Leadership Council

    Plante Moran Cresa’s Adam R. Burgess was selected as council member for the OESA’s Young Leadership Council 8.

    Adam Burgess Plante Moran Cresa
    Article October 3, 2019 1 min read
    Overhead time lapse image of a freeway at night with car lights
  • Converting to open offices? Do it the right way.

    An “office of the future” format usually means leveraging an open office design to save money on real estate costs and improve staff collaboration. But before you convert, here are a few pros and cons to consider.

    Ryan Mollen Plante Moran Cresa Robert Stempien Plante Moran Cresa Alicia Washeleski Plante Moran Cresa
    Article September 23, 2019 6 min read
    Open office with many workers collaborating
  • ATEQ expands in Mexico

    ATEQ is a global solutions leader in leak detection testing equipment for the automotive, aviation, and other manufacturing industries expands in Mexico with assistance from Plante Moran Cresa.

    Brandon M. Podolski Plante Moran Cresa Adam Burgess Plante Moran Cresa Joseph Gatliff Plante Moran Cresa
    Case Study July 11, 2019 1 min read
    ATEQ Open Mexico Location
  • Five Plante Moran Cresa staff celebrate executive promotions

    We are pleased to announce that five Plante Moran Cresa staff have been promoted. Please join us in congratulating them on this achievement.

    Adam Burgess Plante Moran Cresa Mike Carl Plante Moran Cresa Erica Holton Plante Moran Cresa Rob Kakoczki Plante Moran Cresa John McCarroll Plante Moran Cresa
    Article July 1, 2019 1 min read
    Celebration of staff promotions or new hires with sparklers in a mason jar overlooking a city scape

Our clients say...

As a leading manufacturer of dried milk powder used in premium chocolates, we had various specific real estate needs. Plante Moran Cresa helped us make sense of our options when we needed to expand. They understood our business, our goals, and they made them a reality.

Dale Johnson President, VernDale Products

Working With Us

Plante Moran Cresa offers clients a multidisciplinary team of in-house professionals, including architects, engineers, construction experts, project managers, real estate brokers/tenant representatives, CPAs, and attorneys. The breadth and depth of our expertise and market knowledge are strengthened through our affiliations with Plante Moran and Cresa, the nation's largest tenant representation firm.

Our Work

ATEQ Open Mexico Location
1 min read
ATEQ expands in Mexico

ATEQ is a global solutions leader in leak detection testing equipment for the automotive, aviation, and other manufacturing industries expands in Mexico with assistance from Plante Moran Cresa.

Brandon M. Podolski Plante Moran Cresa
Case Study July 11, 2019 1 min read
Northwestern Michigan College North Hall Student Housing
2 min read
College overcomes challenges to complete student housing under budget
Northwestern Michigan College required a knowledgeable advocate with the resources and experience to help manage the planning, design, and construction of a new student housing building on its campus in Traverse City, Mich.
Pat Podges Plante Moran Cresa
Case Study April 17, 2018 2 min read