Eric  Simonds

Associate Broker

Professional Experience

Eric Simonds, CCIM started in commercial real estate in 2002 with a strong accounting background.
He worked as an asset manager for a commercial real estate developer/landlord.
In 2004 Eric transitioned his career to brokerage services and worked for an international tenant
representation firm.  In this position, Eric represented office, industrial, and retail tenants exclusively. 
Eric joined CBRE-Albany in December 2011 and is focused on representing tenants and buyers,
as well as providing consulting services to his clients.  Eric’s experience provides his clients with
a distinct advantage of an expert tenant advocate and lease/investment analysis.
Eric earned his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2006.  A CCIM is a
recognized expert in the commercial and investment real estate industry.  There are less than
15,000 active CCIM’s worldwide and less than 3% of the professionals in the industry ever attain
the CCIM designation.
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  • Albany Business Review - 40 Under 40, 2015
  • Immediate Past President, Upstate New York CCIM Chapter, President  2012
  • CCIM Institute, 2014 Regional Vice President - Region 11
  • Past NYSCAR, Board of Governors
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Board Member
  • AIDS Council of Northeastern New York, Board of Directors