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 which include law firms, colleges/universities, corporations, hospitals, and associations.  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. Why Use CCIM.pdf



  • Albany Business Review - 40 Under 40, 2015
  • Upstate New York CCIM Chapter, President  2012 & 2013
  • CCIM Institute, 2014 Regional Vice President - Region 11
  • CCIM Institute, Board of Directors 2014
  • Past NYSCAR, Board of Governors
  • Board of Directors - Alliance for Positive Health