Jim Maenner is a Senior Vice President of CBRE|MEGA specializing in land brokerage and development analysis. Jim is also a member of the company’s office brokerage specialty group. In conjunction with Jim’s brokerage activities, he has produced one of the largest databases of commercial real estate transactions in the Metro Omaha area. Jim utilizes this database in his work and is often consulted by other CBRE|MEGA brokers, local appraisers and officials from both the Douglas and Sarpy County Assessor Offices for insights into commercial real estate activities and trends in the Metro Omaha area. Jim publishes a monthly newsletter, sent through CBRE’s Campaign Logic, regarding Metro Omaha commercial real estate activities to over 450 recipients with a unique view rate of close to 50%.
Prior to joining CBRE|MEGA, Jim served as an officer and head of the trust real estate division at First National Bank of Minneapolis from 1979 to 1983. In 1984, Jim joined his family’s real estate company. In 1991, Jim along with CBRE|MEGA broker David Maenner, purchased the commercial brokerage and property management divisions of their father’s company, Maenner Co. and established the Maenner Real Estate Company. The company merged with The Mega Corporation in July of 1999.
Jim’s recent significant transactions include representing the Physicians of Dermatology Surgery Center in the acquisition of their new medical office building, representing Capital School of Beauty in the acquisition of its new headquarters building, and representing Smashburger in the leasing of its three Metro locations.