NAI Avant
807 Gervais Street
Suite 301

Columbia, South Carolina 29201 United States
t+1 803 254 0100 m18035563340
Palmer, CCIM
Director of Retail Services

Scope of Service Experience
Patrick Palmer has extensive experience across the midlands region in brokerage and development with a focus on retail and general commercial. Before joining NAI Avant, Patrick served as President of IAP Company, a family owned real estate enterprise that has developed real estate for over 40 years. Patrick has been a member of ICSC since 2000, and in 2006, he obtained the prestigious CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) award and subsequently served on the National CCIM Legislative Subcommittee from 2008-2010. Patrick currently serves as the President of the South Carolina State CCIM Board. Patrick served on the Richland County Planning Commission from 2003 to 2017 and chaired the Commission for six of those years. In 2015, 2016 and 2017, Patrick facilitated the leasing of ±193,620 square feet of retail space with a transactional volume of $37.1 million In 2016 and 2017, Patrick was recognized as one of the top retail leasing brokers by CoStar. Over the past 17 years, Patrick’s real estate experience has included: • Landlord/Tenant Representation • Site selection • Land acquisition, disposition and development • Buyer/Seller representation • Investment Sales • Zoning and permitting processing
Background & Experience
Patrick attended the University of South Carolina where he obtained his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration. Since 2003, Patrick has served on the Richland County Planning Commission and is currently in his 6th year as Chairman of the Commission.
Professional Associations & Designations
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) - Member 20 Under 40 - Award Winner Richland County Planning Commission - 2003-2017 Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM) - Designation National CCIM Legislative Subcommittee - Served 2008-2010 South Carolina State CCIM Board -President CoStar Power Broker - Top Retail Leasing Broker