Eric King began his real estate career in 1989 and joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2002. As a Senior Director with the St. Paul office leasing group, he actively represents both tenants and building owners. Eric’s primary focus is St. Paul’s central business district, as well as the East Metro area and western Wisconsin. Since joining Cushman & Wakefield, he has been involved in over 400 lease and sale transactions totaling more than 3,500,000 square feet.
Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Eric worked in the office services group at Grubb & Ellis Real Estate Company. While at Grubb & Ellis he worked with a wide variety of clients including, Qwest, Xcel Energy and Met Life. In addition, Travelers Insurance, Citicorp, Nationwide Insurance REIT Management and Research, and Opus Corporation entrusted Eric with their real estate assets.
Prior to Grubb & Ellis, Eric owned a real estate company for 10 years that focused primarily on property tax reduction. He completed more than 1,000 cases with many prominent local companies including, Aveda, Egan Mechanical, Nordic Ware and Bermo Companies.
Awards & Associations
Eric is an active member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and the St. Paul Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), as well as the BOMA Brokers Group. He is also an Advisory Board Member of the Minnesota Commercial Association of Real Estate/Realtors (MNCAR). Eric holds a broker license in both Minnesota and Wisconsin.