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Lee & Associates Expands into North Carolina

November 20, 2018

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 20, 2018--Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, has announced the opening of its first office in the state of North Carolina. Lee & Associates Raleigh Durham will be headed by Moss Withers, SIOR, MBA and Karah Jennings, veterans of the Southeast and North Carolina commercial real estate markets.

“As we remain focused on our expansion efforts in the Southeast, we are extremely excited to add this office to our outreach in this region and North America,” said Lee & Associates CEO Jeffrey Rinkov. “Moss and Karah have set the standard in this area and are well respected within the brokerage community.”

Mr. Withers, who began his brokerage career at NAI Carolantic in 2009, quickly established himself as a leader in the Triangle’s commercial real estate market. In just nine years, he completed over 650 transactions ranging from large, land assemblages, to office sales and leasing, to investment properties. During his commercial real estate career, Mr. Withers earned numerous commercial brokerage awards including the prestigious Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors 2016 Realtor of the Year; the TCREW 2017 Powerhouse award.

“I’m thrilled to be part of establishing a North Carolina presence for Lee & Associates,” said Mr. Withers. “I have such respect for the way they have built their business throughout the nation, and I look forward to replicating that here in North Carolina. It’s absolutely clear to me that they are committed to hiring the best-of-the best, and this is evidenced by the high percentage of Lee professionals who have attained the prestigious SIOR designation.”

Ms. Jennings joined NAI Carolantic Realty in 2013 after working with JP Morgan on the Institutional Equity Sales team covering the Southeast and Texas regions. Her corporate and research experience are the foundation for her business development that conveys to effective management of transactions. She primarily focuses on land and office properties.

The Raleigh Durham office of Lee & Associates is located at 5430 Wade Park Blvd, Suite 300, Raleigh, NC.

About Lee & Associates

Lee & Associates provides superior market intelligence in office, industrial, retail, investment and appraisal to meet the specialized needs of our clients. For the latest news from Lee & Associates, visit lee-associates.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE

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