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Is that rental rate too good to be true?
You may think that commercial real estate lease has a below-market rental rate — until you realize how much of the space you'd be paying for is not actually yours to utilize.
Article April 21, 2017 3 min read
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Plante Moran Cresa wows Red Wings Alumni with innovative, tradition-inspired Little Caesars Arena design
Plante Moran Cresa describes how the Little Caesars Arena will marry tradition with innovation during a tour with Detroit Red Wing Alumni.
Alicia Washeleski Plante Moran Cresa
Article May 09, 2017 2 min read

Commercial Real Estate Advisors

As the largest independent tenant representative, the advice you receive from Plante Moran Cresa is free from any conflict of interest. How do we do it? Unlike traditional commercial real estate brokers, we solely advocate for you. We do not represent buildings, landlords, or design and construction vendors.

We bring experienced, multidisciplinary teams to serve the unique facility and real estate needs of clients in a wide range of industries: corporate business, manufacturing, education, municipal, healthcare, senior living, and faith-based. Whether leasing, buying, building, or creating a flexible real estate strategy, our clients benefit from our conflict-free advantage.

We’ll help you successfully navigate a single initiative or act as a fully integrated real estate department for hire. Let’s start a conversation today.

Our Work

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Plante Moran Cresa helps Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority improve its capital program performance
The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority manages approximately $35 million in construction projects per year and plans to increase capacity to $75 million per year.
Case Study June 03, 2017 2 min read
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Beaumont Health engages Plante Moran Cresa as owner's representative for $160 million master facility plan
In 2011, Botsford Hospital engaged Plante Moran Cresa to spearhead the creation of a master facility plan to expand, improve, and update the hospital's operational systems and technology. Now part of Beaumont Health, the hospital leverages our healthcare experience to oversee implementation.
Case Study May 31, 2017 1 min read

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Optimizing your approach to corporate real estate

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10 things most executives miss in a real estate transaction

Are you overlooking important real estate considerations?

Download our e-book, 10 Things Most Executives Miss in a Real Estate Transaction, to make sure you're prepared.

Whitepaper June 06, 2017 22 minute read
Metro Detroit Office and Industrial Real Estate Market Summary [Report]
Rick Pifer Plante Moran Cresa
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Is that rental rate too good to be true?
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Negotiation is essential when leasing retail space
Rick Pifer Plante Moran Cresa
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Working With Us

Plante Moran Cresa is a multidisciplinary team of more than 80 real estate professionals affiliated both with Plante Moran and Cresa, a national tenant representation firm with more than 57 offices across the globe which collectively oversee approximately 50 million square feet of real estate transactions every year.

Our clients are just like you and range from multibillion-dollar international companies to local operations with a single office. No matter what size real estate project, we represent our clients exclusively and offer truly unbiased advocacy built upon a culture of service and integrity.

Our team includes: architects, engineers, construction experts, project managers, real estate professionals, CPAs, and attorneys.

Before you make a move or put a shovel in the ground, let our team uncover every real estate opportunity. Let’s start a conversation today.