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Ben Brantley

Vice President

Ben Brantley Vice President
Columbia 1333 Main Street
Suite 210
Columbia, SC 29201

Professional Experience

Ben Brantley is a Vice President with CBRE’s Industrial & Logistics group. Leveraging over 20 years of commercial real estate experience, Ben leads the Industrial Team in the Columbia market, providing a single source for property investors, owners, tenants and buyers. He combines his breadth of expertise, market knowledge and vast experience to effectively assist a full range of clients through the complexities of today’s Industrial real estate market.

Ben is a representative of CBRE’s Special Properties Group, which addresses the needs of clients with assets in secondary and tertiary markets.

Since 2016, he has closed over 95 transactions encompassing more than 2.7 million square feet throughout South Carolina. His vast range of experience includes the creation of CompeteSC, which successfully amended S.288 (Point of Sale Law), the development of a 132-acre industrial park in Partnership with City of Columbia and the acquisition and redevelopment of a 330,000-sq.-ft. former textile factory. Additionally, Ben is involved in the representation of the State of South Carolina for the development of the Comprehensive Property Valuation, Strategic Plan & Implementation Report, statewide Surplus Property dispositions totaling $23 million and the disposition of Port Royal.

Sales Transactions

  • Conso Products | ±330,000 SF
  • Shop Road Holdings | ±132 Acres
  • Enterprise Park (investment) | ±139,000 SF
  • State of South Carolina | ±45 acres
  • Carquest (investment) | ±111,000 SF
  • Former Bose Facility | ±475,000 SF
  • 201 Flint Lake | ±122,000 SF

Lease Transactions

  • RR Donnelly | ±110,000 SF
  • Lion Vallen | ±580,000 SF
  • Wabtec | ±78,000 SF
  • ABC Supply | ±47,000 SF
  • Mondolez Bakery | ±70,000 SF

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • 2010 Realtor of the Year
  • Past President, Board of Directors, Central Carolina Realtors Association
  • 2003 Transaction of the Year (Cingular Wireless)
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Palmetto Children’s Hospital Board of Directors


  • The University of South Carolina, Bachelor of Science


  • AT&T
  • Batesville Casket
  • Carrier
  • Cintas
  • Daltile
  • Ferguson Enterprises
  • GE Healthcare
  • LDJ Global Strategies
  • Lion-Vallen
  • Lularoe
  • Ram Tool
  • Mohawk
  • Parsons
  • Raytheon
  • Select Comfort
  • Sprint
  • Schneider Electric
  • US Foods
  • Wabtec
  • State of South Carolina
  • UNITS Storage
Ben Brantley Vice President
Columbia 1333 Main Street
Suite 210
Columbia, SC 29201

Available Properties