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Cresa Minneapolis
920 Second Avenue South
Suite 900
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612.337.8498 tel



Cresa's fiduciary responsibility is to one party only — the tenant. This singular relationship avoids inherent conflicts of interest in the marketplace.

Creating Leverage

We use our expertise, market insight, and years of experience to give you leverage with your landlord.

Strategic Approach

We apply strategic solutions that reduce costs, improve operations, and enhance the performance of your workforce

  • Minneapolis CBD

    Market Report

    210,000 (2014)
    Avg. Lease Rate
  • Saint Paul CBD

    Market Report

    55,000 (2014)
    Avg. Lease Rate
    $18.37 (FSG)
  • Southwest

    Market Report

    165,000 (2014)
    Avg. Lease Rate
    $22.15 (FSG)
  • Bulk Warehouse

    Market Report

    400,000 (2014)
    Avg. Lease Rate
    $6.00 - $6.75

Market Insights


Jon Bonkoski, DBIA, LEED AP Senior Advisor 612.373.0280
George Boyadjis, CPA, MBA Director, Corporate Solutions 612.373.0298
Tim Carlson Principal 612.373.0281
Steven G. Dorgan Managing Principal 612.373.0287
Theresa Elveru Senior Advisor 612.373.0285
Suzanne Grimm Principal 612.373.0293
Ann Hansen Senior Advisor 612.373.0294
Mitch Hugdahl Advisor 612.373.9180
Susan Johnson Office Manager 612.373.9187
Julianne Locke Administrative Assistant 612.373.0282
Steve Mitchell Accounting Manager 612.373.0284
Ashley Moen Senior Advisor 612.373.9183
Jessica Mogilka Principal 612.767.1278
Nicole Nelson Senior Advisor 612.373.0299
Melissa Olsen Accounting Associate 612.373.9190
Stephanie Paul Senior Advisor 612.373.9182
Karen Riley Senior Advisor 612.373.0288
Emily Roland Senior Advisor 952.373.9189
Gwen Schultz Managing Principal 612.373.0292
Thomas Sexton Managing Principal 612.373.0289
Steven J. Strom Principal 612.373.0297
Littia Swift Marketing Associate 612.373.9191
James Vos Principal 612.373.0290


Success Stories

Client Location Sq. Footage
Betaseed Bloomington, MN  13,000 
CHS Field St. Paul, MN  7,000 Seat Ballpark 
Ecotech Institute Aurora, CO  25,000 
Fortune 100 Company - Portfolio St. Paul, MN  38,000,000 
Gander Mountain St. Paul, Minnesota   
IDI Distributors Chanhassen, Minnesota   
Irish Titan St. Louis Park, MN  5,300 
Japs-Olson Company St. Louis Park, Minnesota   
LinkUp Minneapolis, MN   6,000 
Lunds & Byerlys Edina, MN  50,000 
Mithun Minneapolis, MN   63,000 
National Property Tax Client Minneapolis, Minnesota   
Olympus Brooklyn Park, MN   180,000 
OneOme Minneapolis, MN  5,438 
Seward Community Co-op Minneapolis, MN   20,000  
Undisclosed Fortune 150 Company St. Paul, MN  Over 1M 
How Cobb Strecker Dunphy & Zimmermann Transformed their Work Space After 30 Years
The way employees work at most companies has changed a lot in the past 30 years. Leaders at Cobb Strecker Dunphy & Zimmermann, a Minneapolis-based insurance agency, were ready to make a big change after more than three decades in the same office […] Read More
Built to Last
Almost 30 years ago, I got an interesting offer to start something new. My colleague Bill Tobin was starting a new real estate practice. His vision was simple: start a corporate real estate firm that represents the end customers — the tenants and […] Read More
What Automation Means for Your Real Estate Strategy
The switch to automation rocked the auto industry decades ago. Now, manufacturing and distribution companies in other industries are considering a move toward more automated facilities. Of course, automation brings one major concern: while new […] Read More
5 Blocks to Watch in Downtown Minneapolis
Downtown Minneapolis is an exciting place to live, work, shop and play these days. I’ve been working downtown since the 90's and we’re seeing new development in areas that have long gone untouched, along with new trends in how companies use their […] Read More
What I've Learned About Company Relocations: It's All About the People
Deciding to relocate a business is a big deal. A relocation brings exciting opportunities for growth and change, but also requires a tremendous amount of foresight. Whether the company has a handful of employees or hundreds, and whether the new […] Read More

Property Tax Appeal

Cresa Minneapolis is unique in the realm of property tax appeal consulting because we are real estate professionals active in the market every day. Here is what sets us apart:

Expert Real Estate Knowledge: We leverage our direct national market knowledge to negotiate the fairest property values for our clients.

Single Point of Contact: We prioritize best-in-class communication and transparency with our clients, providing a single point of contact for all matters related to your tax appeal.

Educators, Not Adversaries: We strive to be educators, not adversaries, in our discussions with assessing authorities, allowing us to build relationships of mutual respect and helping us settle the majority of our appeals outside of costly litigation.  


We have reduced property taxes for all kinds of businesses, from medical giants to industrial pioneers.



From the initial risk-free analysis to a fully negotiated settlement, we will be your advocate every step of the way.

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