James Vos


Cresa Minneapolis

920 Second Avenue South
Suite 900
Minneapolis, MN 55402
United States
612.337.8498 main
612.373.0290 dd
612.810.0604 cell
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Jim’s broad range of experience comes from 30 years of work in many service fields in the commercial real estate industry. His primary activities involve the crafting and implementation of strategic real estate plans for national organizations, developing corporate headquarters facilities, and client lease negotiation in the Minneapolis CBD. Well-known in the industry, Jim is often called upon by the media to provide perspective on economic trends and their impact on corporate real estate markets. Clients appreciate his diverse mix of project experience, strategic business perspective, and knowledge of local market trends. Jim’s recent projects include office, industrial, and retail developments with leasing, development, and acquisition requirements.

Professional Experience

Cresa Minneapolis 1989 - Present
ITT Real Estate Services, Senior Asset Manager 1984 - 1989


  • Past Board Chair & Board Member, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota
  • Past President & Current Board Member, City of Lakes Rotary Club
  • Former Board Member, International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)
  • Council President, Westwood Lutheran Church
  • Chair, National Advisory Board, Gustavus Adolphus College


  • Gustavus Adolphus College, B.A., Economics 
  • University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management, M.B.A., Finance/Banking