PRLog - April 9, 2012 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- In a strategic move to strengthen its presence in the Coachella Valley market, Lee & Associates, one of the largest national commercial real estate providers with regional expertise, has brought on four powerhouse professionals, Maggie Montez, Brian Ward, Dani Alexander and Shawna Strange, to spearhead the Palm Desert office.
Lee & Associates Palm Desert Office
“While the Palm Desert real estate market has seen its share of the economy’s downturn, we are seeing steady improvement overall and are confident and poised to take advantage of upcoming opportunities,”
A Coachella Valley resident since 1988, Montez has been an active commercial real estate agent brokering land, retail and investment transactions from Palm Springs to Coachella. She represents special servicers, lender/owners, along with various notable office and retail landlords.
Joining Montez will be three seasoned professionals whose specialties include office, industrial and retail markets. Senior Vice President Brian Ward specializes in the acquisition, sales and leasing of office and industrial properties, with extensive experience in ground-up industrial parks. Vice President Dani Alexander represents retail and office landlords and has been an active agent in the Coachella Valley for more than 12 years. Senior Associate Shawna Strange focuses on representing retail and office landlords and tenants and has been responsible for leases throughout the Coachella Valley.
Since opening in 2008, Lee’s Palm Desert office includes veteran brokers, Polo Doria, SIOR and Bob Young, specializing in the local market and who offer vast experience in the leasing and sales of various market types. The office is excited to offer its services to meet the ‘growth’ trend of the burgeoning Desert communities. To contact the office directly, please call 760-346-2500.
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About Lee & Associates:
Celebrating more than 33 years of leadership excellence in commercial real estate, Lee & Associates is the largest broker-owned firm in the nation, with 46 locations across the nation including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin. With a roster of nearly 700 expert brokers, Lee & Associates provides a wide range of specialized commercial real estate services. Additional information is available at www.lee-associates.com.