Joe Franco, with over 12 years of experience, is Senior Vice President with CBRE’s Advisory & Transaction | Investor Leasing team in Charlotte, NC. Mr. Franco focuses on project leasing and the strategic marketing of office properties throughout Charlotte on behalf of institutional and private investors.
Mr. Franco is a strategic partner and advisor to his clients. He cultivates a deep relationship and understanding of their short and long-term goals, such as building a larger portfolio in the region or finding solutions related to disposition, firm branding, and truly listens to their needs. He has become one of the most trusted partners in the Charlotte market for this very reason.
Mr. Franco has been involved in some of Charlotte's largest lease transactions in recent years, and those experiences have been invaluable to his work with institutional investors and on projects that require a high level of competency in dealing with Fortune 500 companies, etc.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Franco served as Senior Vice President at Cushman and Wakefield.
Mr. Franco is originally from Pittsburgh, PA, and currently lives in the Dilworth neighborhood with his wife, Courtney, son Beau and hunting dog, Dutch.
- Past Chairman, Board of Managers, Johnston YMCA
- Board of Directors, Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors, Executive Committee
- Licensed Real Estate Broker, North Carolina
- Licensed Real Estate Broker, South Carolina
- B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Cum Laude