Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett

Advisor, Industrial Services


Michael Bennett is an Advisor in Cresa’s Atlanta office who focuses on Occupier Representation for industrial tenants and owners throughout the United States. His specialties include: owner occupied acquisitions/dispositions, lease acquisitions, sale leasebacks, and consolidations for corporate clients. Michael has a collaborative, team-based approach when working with clients to define business requirements, analyze market opportunities, develop real estate strategies, and execute solutions. He is business partners with Jim Bob Taylor, Managing Principal of Cresa’s Atlanta office. The combination of Michael’s energy and Jim Bob’s experience creates an unbeatable dynamic when it comes to serving clients.


3475 Piedmont Rd
Suite 900
Atlanta, GA 30305



Office Depot 555,000 SF
TestRite-BTS 350,000 SF
First American Resource 350,000 SF
Overhead Door Co. 281,000 SF
3M 178,000 SF
Mizuno 138,000 SF
Primary Color    85,000 SF 
Progressive Lighting 80,000 SF
Roto Polymers   70,000 SF
Southern Tire Mart 67,000 SF
Atlanta Party Rentals  65,000 SF
Belt Power 38,400 SF
Ethan Allen  35,000 SF
IPS 32,000 SF
Redman USA 25,000 SF
Michael worked tirelessly to negotiate the best terms and resolve the issues that arose. His knowledge of the Atlanta industrial market gave me the utmost confidence in him as my advisor. If a company is looking for any help regarding their industrial real estate, this is the best guy to call.
Dan Dickey  |   Owner
Innovated Peening Systems
Michael was extremely responsive and had our best interest at heart during the negotiation process. He worked very hard to get Southern Tire Mart the space we needed.
David Tolbert  |   Vice President
Southern Tire Mart
Our business needed additional warehouse space quickly and Michael got us the building we wanted and negotiated a great rate within a very short amount of time. He was very thorough and punctual throughout the process. We will continue to use Michael to service our real estate needs going forward.
Martin Stovall  |   Owner
Advance Electrical and Industrial Supply
University of Georgia, B.S., Sports Management
  • Co-Chair of Next Generation Manufacturing Young Professionals
  • Board Member of Touchdown Club of Atlanta
  • UGA Football Letterman’s Club
  • North Point Community Church
  • Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS
  • Varsity Football Coach at Marist School
Atlanta Party Rentals 2160 Hills Avenue
December 19, 2019

As demand for chairs, tents, tables, flatware and glasses climbed over the past two years, so did Atlanta Party Rentals need for space. Jim Bob Taylor and Michael Bennett of Cresa's Atlanta office assisted the local business expand.