Michael Whisler is a Senior Vice President with CBRE, specializing in the sale and lease of office buildings throughout the north and northwest suburban markets. In this regard, he works closely with private and institutional ownership entities to maximize the value of their office properties. His success is primarily due to his market knowledge and experience, and the ability to work closely with clients in establishing strategic plans consistent and complimentary with their goals, objectives and strategies.
With twenty years of commercial real estate experience representing virtually every type of property: office, flex, medical, and self storage, Michael's broad experience on the leasing/sale/management side of the real estate industry offers a perspective that incorporates client objectives under market characteristics.
Michael is committed to offering his clients value-added services by implementing a detailed real estate process and candid advice.
Licensed Real Estate Broker, State of Illinois
Member CCIM Institute
Member Illinois CCIM Chapter
Member Chicago NAIOP Chapter
From 2004 through 2009, completed 300 transactions totaling over 4 million SF
Transactions include the following:
293,000 SF office building disposition on behalf of Goldman
Sachs/Lincoln Property Company
330,000 SF office building acquisition by Walgreen Company
145,000 SF lease renewal with Allstate Insurance
150,000 SF of medical/office building investment sales.
85,000 SF B-T-S for lease with Eagle Test Systems
CBRE Chicago Circle Recognition – 2003 - 2007
- 1603 Orrington, Evanston 358,000
- ArborLake Center, Deerfield 205,000
- Opus Landmark, Lake Forest 160,000
- Bannockburn Corporate Center 202,000
- Combined 400 202,000
- Bannockburn Lakes, Bannockburn 300,000
- Harmswood Office Center 90,000
- Opus North Corporation
- GE Real Estate
- Prudential Insurance Company
- Walgreen Co.
- Blackstone Real Estate Advisors
- Panattoni Development
- Duke Realty Investments
- Aladdin Knowledge
- Friedman Corporation
- Keystone Property Group