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Real Estate Consulting

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?

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

Metro Detroit Real Estate Market Summary
Reports for Corporate Office and Industrial Real Estate

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Real Estate Consulting Thought Leadership

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    Adapting your office space into an "office of the future" format usually means leveraging an open office design to save money on real estate costs and improve staff collaboration. Before you convert, there are six pros and cons to consider.

    Robert Stempien Plante Moran Cresa Alicia Washeleski Plante Moran Cresa
    Article January 05, 2018 4 min read
    Open office with many workers collaborating
  • Does your office space attract and retain staff?

    It takes more than a Keurig and some bean bag chairs to make your office space appeal to current and future staff. Here's how to tell if your office space aligns with your goals for attracting and retaining staff.

    Ryan Mollen Plante Moran Cresa
    Article December 21, 2017 3 min read
    Modern office interior with variety of seating arrangements, modern finishes, and young staff
  • Q3 2017 Metro Detroit Corporate Office and Industrial Real Estate Market Summary

    Download our brief yet comprehensive reports to learn what you need to know about the corporate office and industrial real estate markets in the Metro Detroit area.

    Rick Pifer Plante Moran Cresa Brandon M. Podolski Plante Moran Cresa
    Article Q3 2017 10 min read
    View of building in Detroit, Michigan, from the ground up
  • Detroit's Little Caesars Arena celebrates ribbon cutting

    The Little Caesars Arena's ribbon cutting marks the opening of the $863 million facility that will be home to the Detroit Red Wings and Pistons and a centerpiece of the 50-block District Detroit.

    Bill Lichwalla Plante Moran Cresa
    Article September 08, 2017 1 min read
    Aerial view of Detroit

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Working With Our Real Estate Consultants

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 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

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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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Macomb County invests $65 million in central campus after damaging County Building electrical fire
Macomb County reevaluated its central campus facilities and use of space after an electrical fire displaced more than 100 workers.
Case Study December 04, 2016 1 min read