Herky Pollock is recognized both nationally and locally as one of the preeminent brokers in the country. He is within the top retail producers nationwide and the top producer locally. Herky is an Executive Vice President and Northeast Director (former National Director) of the Retailer Services Group of CBRE. With his extensive market knowledge and 31 plus years of real estate experience, Herky provides corporate real estate services to major retailers and developers throughout the country. Herky’s services include strategic planning, site selection, development consulting, lease negotiation, construction and financial analysis. Herky has provided real estate services to most of the preeminent retailers and developers in the nation. As Northeast Director of the Retailer Services Group, Herky is responsible for coordinating seamless, multi-market, best of class services to national retailers and developers.
Herky has won the Larry Perrish Leadership Award which is given to the “Retail Salesman who exemplifies ‘best of class’ within CBRE.” Additionally, Herky has served on the Retail Advisory Council and Americas President’s Advisory Council, both charged with guiding the future of CBRE globally and the retail services group nationally.
Herky has leased countless retail properties in the Pittsburgh region, including leasing such high-profile properties as: The Galleria, Station Square, The North Shore, Settlers Ridge, Piatt Place, Union Trust Building, Eastside, Market Square Place, The Waterfront, 350 Oliver, Blue Spruce Shoppes, PPG Place, Northway Mall, the Monroeville Mall expansion, Consol Energy Center, The David L. Lawrence Convention Center, PNC Park, Bakery Square, The Gardens, The Pointe at North Fayette, numerous streetfront deals throughout Pittsburgh and many others. Herky has also led countless ground-up development deals ranging in size from 7,000 to 1.3M square feet.
Additionally, his developer clients have included Continental Real Estate, Forest City, L&B Realty, Turnberry Associates, Inland, Faison, BIG Shopping Centers, M&J Wilkow, RREEF, CBL, Simon, Nationwide Realty, The City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers, Millcraft Industries, McKnight Development, Sports & Exhibition Authority, Stadium Authority, among others.
Herky also represents best of class retailers/restaurants and has brought countless new concepts to the Pittsburgh region and Western Pennsylvania. His approach is systematic, creative, strategic and relentless; pursuing the ideal locations and economics that ensure success for his clients. His market knowledge, long-standing relationships and widespread listings provide stealth access to locations that are not and have not been readily known.