Michael Joseph


Vice Chairman | New York

About

Professional Summary

AREA OF EXPERTISE
Mr. Joseph joined the firm in 1987 when it operated as Williams Real Estate. With more than 27 years of experience, his primary responsibilities include representation of both landlords and tenants in the acquisition and disposition of space. Mr. Joseph has extensive experience working with Fortune 500 companies and a wide array of entrepreneurial service-oriented firms and was one of the firm’s Top ten producers in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012, and 2013.  Mr. Joseph was also awarded the prestigious Pinnacle Club of Colliers, which recognizes its top ten percent producers nationwide in 2012 and 2013.

Mr. Joseph has been a pioneer in transforming the Midtown South Market for the past 20 years.  He has handled over 20 office properties in that market encompassing over 3 million square feet as Landlord agent. He pioneered the expansion into the West Chelsea Market in leasing the first office space in both the Chelsea Market Building in 1997 and the Starrett-Lehigh Building in 1998, which are now the respective headquarters of several Fortune 500 Companies.  Some of his more prominent clients include Mattel, Inc., Time Warner, Liz Claiborne, Esprit International, Alloy, Inc. and ACE Hotel Group.  He was also the national exclusive broker for Rare Medium in transactions totaling more than 300,000 square feet throughout North America.
 
Mr. Joseph has been active in the building sales market and has been involved in the sale of several properties during his career, encompassing close to one million square feet. Again, with a focus on Midtown South, Mr. Joseph brokered the sale of 183 Madison Avenue - (280,000 square foot tower); 44 West 28th Street - (200,000 square foot tower) as well as 32 West 39th Street, 49 West 38th Street, and 156 William Street, to name a few.  The combined value of these two properties totaled $160 million. 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Mr. Joseph is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) and the Secondary Offi ce & Loft Committee. He is member of several charitable organizations including The Boys and Girls Club, Fox Lane Booster Club and Northern Westchester Hospital.

Accomplishments

  • Ace Hotel Group
  • Adrian Arpell
  • Alloy, Inc.
  • Arnold Worldwide
  • Bobby Flay
  • Carole Hochman Designs
  • Esprit International
  • GMAC
  • ICrave
  • Liz Claiborne
  • Mattell
  • North Face
  • Peeq Media
  • Shaw Industries
  • SPSS
  • The Guardian
  • Time Warner Music
  • VF Corp.
  • WACOAL

Services:

  • Brokerage: Landlord Representation
  • Investment Services / Capital Markets
  • Brokerage: Tenant Representation

Clients:

John Hancock, Mattel, Shaw Industries

Education:

Mr. Joseph was educated at University of Massachusetts – Amherst.

Memberships & Involvements:

REBNY, Secondary Office & Loft Committee

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