Cresa appoints Jon Olmstead as D.C. Principal

PRESS RELEASE - WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 22, 2021

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Cresa, the world’s largest occupier-centric commercial real estate firm, today announced the return of Jon Olmstead as a Principal in the Washington, D.C. office. Olmstead returns to Cresa, bringing his expertise and in-depth knowledge of the D.C. market to help clients identify and align their real estate objectives.

“We are excited to welcome Jon Olmstead back home to the Cresa team,” said Cresa CEO Tod Lickerman. “In his 20 years at Cresa, Jon was one of the firm’s top-producing brokers. His market knowledge and expertise, along with his strategic planning and financial analysis skills, will strengthen client relationships and ensure they feel confident in their real estate portfolios.”

Olmstead returns to Cresa, having most recently served as Executive Managing Director at Cushman & Wakefield, where he was a Tenant Representation professional, specializing in strategic planning, financial analysis, business terms structuring, and lease negotiations on behalf of tenants. Prior to Cushman & Wakefield, he spent 20 years at Cresa in Washington, D.C. where he was recognized as the top producer in 2005 and received Deal of the Year accolades in 2005 and 2007.

“I am reenergized to return to Cresa and apply my experience to serve each client’s interests to ensure they remain competitive in their respective markets,” said Jon Olmstead, Principal in Cresa’s Washington, D.C. office. “While tenants needs are rapidly changing in this post pandemic world, our team will work alongside our clients to establish continuity, resilience and measurable benchmarks to guide their real estate decisions.”

Cresa strives to think beyond space using real estate to enhance the quality of life for clients. As the world’s largest commercial real estate firm focused exclusively on occupiers, they are dedicated to bringing clients the greatest value and experience throughout every phase.