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 client lease negotiation in the Minneapolis CBD, the crafting and implementation of strategic real estate plans for local and national organizations, and facilitating the development process for large or complicated corporate facilities. 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


  • Board Member, Minneapolis Downtown Council
  • Past Board Chair & Board Member, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota
  • Past President, City of Lakes Rotary Club
  • Council President, Westwood Lutheran Church
  • Past 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

Success Stories

Client Location Sq. Footage
Irish Titan St. Louis Park, MN  5,300 
Lunds & Byerlys Edina, MN  50,000