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Robert James

Robert James

Vice President

Advisory & Transaction

Robert James Vice President, Industrial & Logistics
Advisory & Transaction
Montreal Commercial Real Estate 1250 René-Lévesque Boulevard West
Suite 2800
Montréal, Québec H3B 4W8

Professional Experience


Robert James is a Vice President at CBRE. He began his career in commercial real estate in 2001 and has nearly 20 years of experience in the industry; 6 years as a broker and the remainder as a Senior Leasing Director for the largest landlord in Quebec. There, he managed a 6.5 million square foot portfolio in the West Island and was overseeing their Industrial leasing team for the GMA, which represents over 12 million square feet.

His strengths include an unrivalled knowledge of the market trends and players, which enables him to best advise his clients in determining their real estate strategies.




  • Fluent in French and English


Professional Affiliations/Accreditations


  • Organisme d’autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OACIQ)
  • Member of the Chambre de commerce de l'Est de Montréal




  • Marketing Certificate, HEC, Montreal 1996-1997
  • Sommelier, École Hôtelière de Laval, Laval, 1999
  • Fire Protection and Prevention, 1990-1992


Significant Assignments


  • GPM Investment Corp., 283,438 sq. ft., Industrial disposition
  • Metro Richelieu, 226,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Serta Simmons Bedding, 159,098 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Ideal Transport, 159,046 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Corbeil Électronique, 157,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Clark-Graham Portfolio, 139,656 sq. ft., Industrial disposition
  • Intramodal Warehouses Inc., 114,596 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Dare Foods Ltd, 114,596 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Honeywell, 110,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Imprimeries Transcontinental, 77,642 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Cac 3000 Inc., 71,503 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • A.R. Medicom Inc., 68,461 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Avw Telav Inc / Freeman, 58,843 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Federal Express, 46,783 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Tornatech Inc., 45,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Bariatrix Nutrition, 43,219 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Carlisle Canada, 38,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Iec Holden Inc., 37,392 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Henri Schein Arcona, 35,797 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Peerless Clothing Inc., 33,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Avmax Aviations Services, 32,000 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Mty Group, 30,707 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Altrom Canada Corp, 26,458 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Alcan Foil Products, 26,395 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Ceva Freight Canada Corp, 23,078 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Rogers Communications, 22,843 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Spectrum Packaging, 12,380 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Presse Commerce Corporation, 10,498 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Schindler Elevators, 9,802 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Mitutoyo Canada Inc., 3,019 sq. ft., Industrial lease
  • Chaussures Ecco Canada Inc., 2,240 sq. ft., Industrial lease
Robert James Vice President, Industrial & Logistics
Advisory & Transaction
Montreal Commercial Real Estate 1250 René-Lévesque Boulevard West
Suite 2800
Montréal, Québec H3B 4W8

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