Walter Byrd, along with Ben Eisenberg, oversees Transwestern’s operations in Florida. He and his partners Ben, Thomas Kresse, Carlos Gaviria and Andrew Fernandez together comprise one of the leading real estate advisory teams in South Florida. Walter has represented institutional landlords to help maximize occupancy and asset value as well as assisting major industrial and office tenants find and secure space. He has also assisted investors with acquisition and disposition of real estate assets.
Before joining Transwestern, Walter was a senior vice president in the South Florida office of Trammell Crow Company. Along with Ben and partner Thomas Kresse, he was responsible for strategic business development for all aspects of industrial and office real estate services in South Florida, including brokerage, capital markets, investment sales, and corporate tenant representation. Prior to joining Trammell Crow, Walter was a senior director in the South Florida office of Cushman & Wakefield. During his career, Walter has successfully completed more than 25 million square feet of leases and 5 million square feet of sales. Some of his clients include: PS Business Parks, RREEF, Clarion Partners, Seagis Property Group, DCT Industrial, Cabot Properties, iStar Financial, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Ryder Integrated Logistics, PriceSmart, Iron Mountain Records Management, Excel Logistics, Noven Pharmaceuticals, Starboard Cruise Services, USPS, Volvo Logistics, SeaFreight, Bristol Group.