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James Mecham, First Vice President

James Mecham

First Vice President

James Mecham

First Vice President
Advisory & Transaction Services, Office
Meet the Team
+1 801 869 8028
+1 801 869 8080

Salt Lake City

222 Main Street
4th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
+1 801 869 8000
+1 801 869 8080

Professional Experience

 

Beginning his real estate career in 1992, James Mecham is a First Vice President with CBRE who has extensive industry experience. James has gained valuable insight working in a variety of disciplines which include property management, development/construction, leasing, and property acquisition and disposition.

James joined CBRE in 2007 and specializes in office investment properties. Because of his vast experience, he is able to assist developers, owners and investors in navigating seamlessly through financial analyses, occupancy evaluations, debt-financing arrangements, strategy implementation, and the complex negotiation of lease and sale transactions.

During his tenure with CBRE, James has leased over 100,000 square feet of office space and has sold in excess of $40 million of real property.​​​

 

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

 

  • Licensed Utah Real Estate Broker
  • U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Member
  • National Associate of Industrial & Office Properties (NAIOP) Member

 

Achievements

 

  • CCIM Business Excellence Award Platinum Performer (2012)
  • CoStar Power Broker Award (2011)
  • CBRE Top 5 Producer Award (2009)
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial Gold Circle of Distinction Award (2006)
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial Silver Circle of Distinction Award (2005)
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial Bronze Circle of Distinction Award (2004)
  • Coldwell Commercial NRT Top Producer Award (2003)

 

Education

 

  • University of Utah, Bachelor of Science; Consumer Studies and Economics

 

Significant Assignments

 

  • Parkview Plaza, 110,000 SF - Lease/Management (100% Leased)
  • Brickyard Office Building, 35,000 SF - Lease/Sale (100% Leased, Sold)
  • Parkview Plaza II, 90,000 SF - Development/Lease (100% Leased, Financed)
  • Pony Express Center, 48,000 SF - Lease/Sale (100% Leased, Acquired)
  • Great Lakes Park, 112,000 SF - Sale (Acquired)
  • Reynolds Brothers Construction, 30,000 SF - Sale (Acquired)
  • NACVA, 10,300 SF - Lease (Found Space)
  • Nearon, 60,000 SF - Sale (Acquired)
  • Rockworks, 58,000 SF - Sale (Acquired)

 

Clients

 

  • AG Edwards
  • CIT Bank
  • GE Capital Financial
  • Oakland Construction
  • Principal Life
  • Reynolds Brothers Construction
  • Worldwide Express

In the News

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March 7, 2018
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October 10, 2017
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James Mecham

First Vice President
Advisory & Transaction Services, Office
Meet the Team
+1 801 869 8028
+1 801 869 8080

Salt Lake City

222 Main Street
4th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
+1 801 869 8000
+1 801 869 8080

Available Properties