Kevin C. Barry, CCIM
For nearly 25 years, Kevin Barry has been practicing commercial real estate brokerage and consulting. He has become one of the leading brokers within the Wisconsin market and serves clients locally, nationally and internationally.
Kevin’s focus is representing owners, buyers, tenants, developers and investors; helping them make well-informed, strategic commercial real estate decisions. Kevin’s expertise is in the brokerage of investment, industrial, office and land transactions as well as special non-traditional assignments. He has been called upon as an expert witness, and as a keynote speaker for both the Appraisal Institute and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. He has sold and leased millions of square feet of property and continues to play an integral part in many various acquisitions, dispositions, management, analysis and valuations for his clients. Kevin has been nominated for the Deal of the Year Award from the Commercial Association of Realtors-Wisconsin on numerous occasions and has won the award on multiple occasions, including being one of very few brokers in the market to win the award in multiple categories of investment, industrial and office transactions.
Much of Kevin’s business comes from networking and referrals from satisfied clients in addition to his own research and analysis. He has and continues to serve on several commercial real estate committees and boards and is a member of the Commercial Institute of Real Estate Investment, the Wisconsin Commercial Association of Realtors (CARW) and the National Association of Realtors. Kevin serves on the advisory committee for Catylist/RediComps and has served as Chairman of the Ethics Committee of CARW.
Several well known clients and organizations Kevin has conducted successful transactions with include: Harley-Davidson, Batteries Plus, Bentley World Packaging, Johnson Controls, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Dayton Hudson Corporation (Target Stores), International Flavors & Fragrances, Firefighters Association of America, March of Dimes Association, US Filter Corporation, CenterPoint Properties, First Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust, General Electric, General Mills, Landmark Credit Union and many others.
Affiliations and Awards
• Member, Wisconsin Commercial Association of Realtors
• Member, Commercial Institute of Real Estate Investment (CCIM)
• Member, National Association of Realtors
• Awarded the Commercial Association of Realtors-Wisconsin Deal of the Year Award on multiple occasions for multiple categories of Investment, Industrial and Office transactions
• Awarded CoStar Power Brokers Top Industrial Leasing and Sales Broker Award on numerous occasions
• Awarded “40 Under 40” by the Milwaukee Business Journal
Kevin graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a concentration in Philosophy and Business and has completed all requirements for the Commercial Institute of Real Estate Investment to obtain the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation.