Posted On April 7, 2015

BBG ranks in among big four commercial real estate valuation and consulting firms

DALLAS, April 7, 2015/PR NEWSWIRE/ – Butler Burgher Group (BBG), a leading independent national commercial real estate valuation, advisory and assessment firm, announced that it has completed integration of the Leitner Group, Inc. in New York, which BBG acquired last year.   Moving forward the New York firm will be doing business as BBG, formerly Leitner Group.   BBG ranks among the four largest commercial real estate valuation and consulting firms in the U.S., with 21 offices nationwide.

The affiliation with Leitner Group, which continues to be headed by founder Joel Leitner, has allowed the firm to leverage synergies for clients on a national basis, according to BBG CEO Diane Butler.   BBG realized more than 30% growth in 2014.

“BBG now has a strong presence in the New York region with the robust client relationships built by Joel and his team,” Butler said.  “We provide a national platform and are well-positioned with the talent and resources to handle substantial portfolio assignments.  BBG offers a distinct advantage in that we provide independent valuation services with objective analysis on a national scale. ”

“With BBG, we have a national footprint, can take advantage of an advanced technology platform, and are part of a respected and recognized independent brand,” Leitner said.  “We can deploy the capacity of a national firm.  The affiliation with Diane has benefited clients locally in New York and across the country.”

BBG executes appraisals across all commercial real estate sectors, including office, retail, multifamily and industrial, with special expertise in real estate portfolios.  In addition to its growth in New York, BBG expanded its offices in Phoenix, Denver, San Diego and Indianapolis with additional team members in 2014.

About BBG
BBG is an independent national valuation, advisory and assessment firm headquartered in Dallas with offices from New York to California. Nationally ranked as one of the top 10 commercial real estate firms in the U.S., and led by former national CREW President, Diane Butler, BBG has experts in all facets of commercial real estate. From multifamily and student housing, to large portfolio projects, BBG achieves large results with the personalized touch of a small firm.   For more information about BBG, please visit

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