Shelby G. Smith III recently joined Berger Commercial Realty/CORFAC International as a senior property manager. A designated Real Property Administrator (RPA) and Certified Property Manager (CPM), he brings more than 35 years of commercial real estate management and leasing experience to the team.
Smith previously served as president of the property management division at The Fitzgerald Group, where he was responsible for overseeing a property management portfolio consisting of 18 retail centers, 23 industrial warehouses and 27 office buildings. He has represented a diverse array of notable clients including GE Capital, Guardian Bank, MetLife, NationsBank, Travelers Insurance, Highwoods Properties and Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance.
“I have known Shelby for a number of years,” said Berger Commercial Realty President Lloyd Berger. “He brings a wealth of experience to our team and will be instrumental in meeting our owners’ objectives.”
Smith is a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He served on BOMA’s government affairs committee and helped to mitigate the impacts of legislation affecting property owners in Broward County. He is a native of South Florida and resides in Fort Lauderdale.
About Berger Commercial Realty/CORFAC International
Berger Commercial Realty/CORFAC International is a regional, full service commercial real estate firm based in South Florida. Independent and privately owned since its founding in 1998, the firm is a member of CORFAC International, a global network of independently-owned commercial real estate brokerage firms. The firm’s property management and brokerage services include tenant/landlord and buyer/seller representation; project and construction management; receiverships; agency/project leasing; capital advisory/investment sales; retail services and more. For more information, visit www.bergercommercial.com.
About CORFAC International
CORFAC International (Corporate Facility Advisors) is comprised of privately held entrepreneurial firms with expertise in office, industrial and retail real estate leasing and investment sales, multifamily property acquisitions and dispositions, property management and corporate services. In association with global affiliates, CORFAC International has 60 North American offices and 20 offices in global markets. Founded in 1989, CORFAC firms completed more than 11,000 lease and sales transactions totaling approximately 500 million square feet of space valued in excess of $8.5 billion in 2015.