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Mt. Laurel, NJ United States 08054
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Barry Mertz, SIOR
CEO

Specialties: Corporate Services, Industrial

Background & Experience
After practicing law for four years, Barry made a career change into the field of commercial real estate. He joined the staff of Hart Corporation, a national real estate firm, headquartered in Southampton, PA, specializing in industrial real estate.

He went on to become a managing partner for the Trammell Crow Company in the Philadelphia / Southern New Jersey region. In 1980, Barry started his own company, and over the years he has grown this company to its status today as one of the largest and most successful full service commercial real estate brokerage firms in the Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey and Northeastern Pennsylvania areas.

Barry has been a leader over the years in many local and national real estate organizations, and has served four terms on the Leadership Board of NAI Global.

Awards:
• Twice awarded the NAI Eagle Award for Outstanding Service and Leadership
• Numerous "Power Broker" awards by the Costar Group

Community Involvement:
• Supporter, Allied Jewish Appeal
• Supporter, Jewish Family and Children's Services
• Supporter, SIOR Education Fund
• Sustaining Member of JCC
Education
A native of Pittston, PA, Barry Mertz graduated from Wyoming Seminary Preparatory School and Temple University of Business Administration. He earned a Bachelor of Science and went on to graduate study at Pennsylvania State University School of Business Administration. He then entered Villanova University School of Law, receiving his Juris Doctor.
Professional Associations & Designations
■ Licensed Real Estate Broker, NJ, PA, DE and FL
■ Member, NAI Global Industrial Council
■ Member, NAI Global Property Management Council
■ Member, Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
■ Member, Industrial and Office R.E. Brokers Association (IOREBA)
■ Member, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
■ Member, Businesses Committed to South Jersey
■ Member, Northeast PA Manufacturers & Employers Association
■ Member, The Scranton Plan
■ Member, Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce

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Philadelphia Continues to be One of the Top Performing Industrial Markets in the U.S.

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:08:18 +0000
Philadelphia is well-positioned in the Northeast to flourish in the industrial sector in 2017. With a centralized position in the Boston-New York-Washington, D.C. corridor, Philadelphia has capitalized on its superb location to firmly establish itself as a distribution hub leading to sustained positive momentum in all key market sectors. The e-Commerce market has been experiencing

NAI Mertz of PA Inks Over One Million Square Feet in Commercial Sale and Lease Transactions in 2016

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:06:18 +0000
NAI Mertz of PA, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm serving northeastern Pennsylvania, ended 2016 completing over 1,000,000 square feet in industrial, office and retail sale and lease transactions. The NAI Mertz of PA sales team of Dave Weaver, vice president; Steve Cole, sales associate; and Fred Meyer, SIOR, director of corporate services were

NAI Mertz Appointed Exclusive Leasing Agent for Oxford Court Business Center in Langhorne, Pa.

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:51:45 +0000
NAI Mertz, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm serving southern New Jersey and greater Philadelphia, has been awarded an exclusive leasing assignment for Oxford Court Business Center in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. Zena Charokopos, Vice President, is marketing the property on behalf of the owner, Sky Management Services. “Oxford Court Business Center offers a carefully calibrated mix

NAI Mertz Celebrates 35th Year in Business

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:45:54 +0000
NAI Mertz, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm serving southern New Jersey and greater Philadelphia, is celebrating its 35th anniversary since Barry Mertz, SIOR, Chief Executive Officer, formed the firm in 1981, with his wife Faye, in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Barry started the company as a commercial real estate brokerage and property management firm

Quick Hits: Interest Rates & Oil Prices

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:09:59 +0000
Last week’s speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen offered some clues about the timing of an interest rate rise. It seems September has become a possibility (50% in my eyes), but this will also be determined by Friday’s August employment number. There appears to be a stable supply of capital from banks, portfolio lenders, and

New Commercial Real Estate Listings – Dec. 18

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 07:27:18 +0000
‘Tis the season for retail! Fittingly we have two new retail listings that can check off every item on the wish list of a retailer – high traffic locations, great visibility, and excellent demographics. Newly Constructed Retail / Office Plaza Address: 364 Berlin Cross Keys Road | Williamstown, NJ A 2,100± SF retail / office suite is available

New Listings: 12/6 – 12/11

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 14:39:20 +0000
New commercial real estate listings throughout southern New Jersey, greater Philadelphia and northeastern PA this week at NAI Mertz: 56,500 SF Warehouse for Lease Address: 1660 Suckle Highway | Pennsuaken, NJ Broker(s):  Scott Mertz | +856.234.9600 14-38 AC in Hazelton Address: Oak Ridge Rd & Green Mountain Road | Hazle Township, PA Broker(s):  Dave Weaver & Steve Cole | +5700.820.7700 Former Big

Fri, 04 Dec 2015 15:56:52 +0000
New commercial real estate listings at NAI Mertz this week throughout southern New Jersey and greater Philadelphia: Office/Retail Development Opportunity Address: 1324-1326 N Delaware | Paulsboro, NJ 08066 Broker(s):  Julie Kronfeld & John Brown | +856.234.9600 Office/Flex in Bensalem Address: 984 Bristol Pike | Bensalem, PA 19020 Broker(s): Jeff Licht & Adam Lashner | +1 215.396.2900 Office/Flex in Trevose Address: 210 Andrews Road | Trevose, PA 19053 Broker(s): Jeff

New Listings 11/2 – 11/6

Fri, 06 Nov 2015 15:25:27 +0000
New commercial real estate listings at NAI Mertz this week throughout southern New Jersey and greater Philadelphia: Office/Retail at Route 38 at Chestnut Street Address: 100 Chestnut Street | Cherry Hill, NJ Broker(s): Jeff Sloan | +856.234.9600 New Availabilities at Eastgate Business Center Address: Gaither Drive | Mount Laurel, NJ Broker(s): Rebecca Ting & Julie Kronfeld | +856.234.9600 120,000 SF Distribution Warehouse Coming Q3 2016 Address: 300 Bordentown-Hedding

New Listings: 10/26 – 10/30

Fri, 30 Oct 2015 14:48:04 +0000
Downtown Woodbury Office Building for Sale Address: 28 Cooper St | Woodbury, NJ Broker(s): Rebecca Ting & Julie Kronfeld | +856.234.9600 12,000 SF Office Building for Sale or Lease Address: 3140-3160 Tremont Ave | Trevose, PA 19053 Broker(s): Zena Charokopos | +1 215.396.2900 Newly Renovated Warehouse with Fenced Yard for Lease Address: 9105 Collins Avenue | Pennsauken, NJ Broker(s): John Brown & Scott Mertz | +856 234 9600 Medical/Office/Retail
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