NAI James E. Hanson
235 Moore Street
Hackensack, NJ United States 07601
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Andrew
Somple, SIOR
Senior Vice President

Specialties: Industrial, Office

Scope of Service Experience
Andrew specializes in client services. His focus is on industrial, land and office transactions.
Background & Experience
Andrew has worked in the Commercial Real Estate Industry since 1989. He has provided a broad array of services to his clients, while specializing in the industrial and office sectors. His in-depth market knowledge and integrity are the basis of his professionalism. As an active member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, (SIOR) he is required to comply with advanced educational programs and the highest ethical standards. Andrew is also a Charter Member of the NAI James E. Hanson, Inc. Presidential Council.
Andrew began his career at NAI Hanson as a Research Analyst. He was promoted to Vice President in June 1998 and Senior Vice President in 2005, making him the youngest member of NAI James E. Hanson, Inc. to hold that position. He became Director of the Industrial Group in February 2001, received “Salesperson of the Year” in 2000, 2004, 2012 and 2014 and the “enHANSONment Award” in 2001. In 2001, he also received the “Significant Transaction Award” from ProLogis Trust Corporation while being mentioned as one of their “Brokers of the Year”. In 1998, he was also recognized by ProLogis, and was awarded their “Acquisition Broker of the Year”. In 2014, he completed one of the largest office deals in the State of New Jersey when Suez North America (formerly United Water) signed a lease for its new headquarters in Paramus, NJ. Andrew has received the “Most Transactions Award” from NAI James E. Hanson in 1996, 1997, 2011, and 2015. During his tenure, he has been named “Salesman of the Quarter” 24 times. Additionally, he was involved with his children’s activities by being an assistant football, baseball and wrestling coach.
Education
University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Science
Professional Associations & Designations
Board of Trustees - Bergen Community Regional Blood Center, Inc.
SIOR - Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
IOREBA - Industrial and Office Real Estate Brokers Association
Meadowlands Chamber of Commerce
Notre Dame Club of Northern New Jersey
Transaction History
Sold
14.54 acres land to the municipality of Weehawken and Union City
Investment properties to ProLogis
Industrial buildings to Control Pharmaceutical Label
Industrial buildings in Teterboro to the Hampshire Companies
Industrial redevelopment site from Annin Flag to Russo Development & Terminal Construction
Office building from C-III to American Equity Partners
Landmark catering property on Route 17 to Hampshire Companies for retail conversion and self storage
Leased
Industrial buildings to Swift Electric
Industrial building to Arde Inc.
Industrial building to Jimmy’s Cookies
Industrial buildings to United Water
Office building to Elcom Technologies
Office/medical to Bergen Community Regional Blood Center
Office new headquarters for Suez North America/United Water
Client Testimonials

“Andrew’s continuous and diligent efforts were needed to ensure the successful completion of this transaction. I will always highly recommend Andrew.”
- Dr. Dennis Todd, President/CEO • Community Blood Services

“It was a mad rush, but Andrew put all the pieces together in December and assumed a leadership role. He coordinated with the various disciplines of the due diligence team to complete this deal. We are thankful for his efforts, patience and professionalism.”
- , Co-Principal • S&K 2000 Inc.