James Garvey

James Garvey

Executive Director

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  • Location

    201 North Franklin Street
    Suite 3300
    Tampa, FL 33602-5163
    United States

  • Phone

    +1 813 349-8371

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Professional Expertise

James began his real estate career in 1983, giving him 35 years of industry experience. He started in Boston, MA with a local developer. In 1985 he moved to Tampa and accelerated his career with a national “office” development company, Towermarc Corporation,  and was responsible for leasing existing inventory and pursuing build-to-suit office developments and learned all aspects of office development.

In 1992 he joined CLW, a Tampa based brokerage firm, and specialized in landlord and tenant representation throughout the Tampa Bay area. This included significant land purchases for clients such as T Rowe Price and Progressive Insurance as well as investments sales and acquisitions for institutional clients such as Prudential.

Major Transactions

James has completed over 8 million SF of office leasing transaction and the purchase or sale of over 1,000 acres of commercial land.

Significant Landlord listing in Westshore throughout his career include:

    • Rocky Point Center
    • Island Center
    • Waterford Center
    • Tower Place
    • Corporate Center Four at International Plaza

Professional Recognition

  • In 2014 he was the recipient of the NAIOP Tampa Bay’s Best Broker Award.


  •     Bachelor of Science in Economics, Harvard University
  •     All-Ivy League Football Award


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