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Jeff Barrett

Managing Director

Jeff Barrett Managing Director
Chicago 321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400

Professional Experience

Jeff Barrett initially joined CBRE as a commercial real estate finance specialist in the company’s mortgage banking unit. During this period he was involved in completing financing and investment sales for major properties throughout the Midwest. Later, Mr. Barrett transferred to the brokerage division as sales manager of the Downtown Chicago office. Shortly thereafter he was promoted to Managing Director.

During his tenure with CBRE, Mr. Barrett has held various office and line of business responsibilities. He currently oversees the Recovery and Restructuring line of business and is part of the CBRE Auction Services leadership team.

Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Barrett spent six years in the real estate finance and development fields.

  • CBRE - Lifetime Achievement Award - 2011
  • CBRE - President's Award - 2003
  • CBRE- President's Award - 2002
  • CBRE - People, Platform, Performance - East - 2002
  • CBRE- Chairman's Award - 2000
  • CBRE - Didion Award - 1999
  • President - Chicago Office Leasing Broker's Association - 1994
  • President - Chicago Real Estate Council - 1982


Professional Affiliations / Accreditations


  • Member, National Association of Office and Industrial Properties (NAIOP)
  • Licensed Illinois and Wisconsin Real Estate Broker


  • Drake University, Bachelor's degree; Business Administration

Jeff Barrett Managing Director

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