New York

James A. Pirot

Managing Principal, Project Management

James Pirot leads Project Management Services for Cresa’s New York office. With more than three decades of experience spanning all asset classes, he is able to provide clients with expert project advisory and management solutions. In 2018, Jim launched Cresa’s Building Technologies Services (BTS) to provide occupiers with an extensive range of smart building technology options.


New York
1633 Broadway
22nd Floor
New York, NY 10019




  • Amazon
  • Fragomen
  • Siegfried Group
  • Zillow
  • Robert A.M. Stern Architects
  • Under Armor
  • Guardian Life
  • American Heart Association
Jim received a degree for Environmental Health & Safety from Hunter College and attended CUNY to earn his degree in Construction Management Certification.
Jim has a strong foundation in the world of commercial real estate, as he is a current member of the Real Estate Board of New York, Building Owners and Managers Association, CoreNet and a former member of the Real Advisory Board on Labor Relations.
January 1, 2020

Vital Changes Coming to Emissions Standards

This past spring the New York City Council passed sweeping updates to the building emissions laws. Local Law 97 of 2019, also known as the Climate Mobilization Act, is considered the most ambitious climate change legislation in the world and will likely result in New York City becoming the cleanest city in the world.