Birmingham, Alabama-based commercial real estate firm Harbert Realty Services, one of the largest privately held, full-service commercial real estate firms in the Southeast, announced today that it has named Jeff Patterson as Senior Advisor of its Orlando, Florida, office.
Jeff is one of the top brokers in Central Florida specializing in Landlord and Tenant Representation over the past 30 years. He has negotiated complex transactions for sophisticated Landlords such as: The Prudential, Aetna, Highwoods Properties and GLL Partners; and Tenants such as: Federal Express, Ridgeworth Capital, Integra Realty Resources, Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist, P. A., Shutts & Bowen LLP, Orlando Economic Partnership, Dialight’s corporate headquarters relocation from New Jersey, Law Engineering, Sand Lake Imaging, Endocrine Associates of Florida and Compass Research. Jeff pioneered and closed an $85 million mixed-use 31 story high rise in the heart of Orlando. Jeff also sold Citrus Center in downtown Orlando for $28.5 million and handled a 216,000 square foot long term lease with AT&T. He recently sold three restaurant/bars, a McDonald’s and 13 acres of land in Tampa.
“I am extremely excited to join Harbert Realty Services,” stated Jeff. “ The opportunity to work with, collaborate and synergize with first class seasoned professionals and friends, Damien Madsen, Josh Smith, Michelle Jimenez, Chelle Bichard, David Williams and others will be an exciting new chapter.”
Jeff brings a wide-ranging network of landlords, tenants, and market participants with him to help drive Harbert’s growth and brand awareness in Central Florida. Harbert re-entered the Orlando market in 2017 and has had a Central Florida presence dating back to the 1960s. Jeff will join a skilled team of Central Florida real estate experts led by Damien Madsen and Josh Smith stationed in their Winter Park office on Park Avenue.