Agent Highlight

Start Building Your History with Swisher’s Stephen Galgan

Stephen Galgan comes to commercial real estate knowing that the right projects will be a positive contribution to the future of the area. With a fierce interest in history, Stephen looks to the past to understand how development and trends influence how our cities and towns look today.

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Starting a New Tradition–Tony Caprarese

Tony Caprarese started his 27-year relationship with the community as President and CEO of the Ypsilanti Area Chamber of Commerce. While at the chamber, Tony got to know the small business owners and vast diversity of businesses that drive economic development in Washtenaw County.

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Show Not Tell – Swisher’s Bart Wise

In the world of commercial real estate, everyone strives to build relationships. Each broker knows that long-term success is based on building trust with clients and the community.  When everyone is talking a big game about their practice, how does Bart stand apart?

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Tech and the Townie: Mike Giraud Knows How to Take it Offline

A lot has changed in Ann Arbor over the last 32 years; Mike Giraud hasn’t. In the age of text messaging and social media, he still does business face-to-face and knows that a handshake matters. Mike brings together Swisher Commercial’s modern marketing and powerhouse databases with his business network and deep ties to the Ann Arbor community.

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Great Projects are Made From Active Relationships: Swisher’s Charlie Koenn

Great Projects are Made From Active Relationships

Charlie grew up on a farm near Chelsea and brings the ethics and understanding of the land and people to his commercial real estate practice. Anyone can say that relationships are good business; Charlie cultivates communication with and amongst people, understanding that nurturing that connection is important to every facet of a project and the longevity of their real estate success.

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The Importance of Investment: Swisher’s Mike Jurgenson

The Importance of Investment

Mike Jurgenson, CCIM, has spent the better part of 40 years “investing in investment.” Through his career, he has discovered that the most important types of investment happen even before the first dollar is committed. He invested the time to become a Certified Commercial Investment Member.

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The Right Space Makes All the Difference: Swisher’s Randy Maas

Pro-active Business Sense, Clean Desk

If you’ve ever leased space on Ann Arbor’s Southside or Downtown, you’ve probably worked with Randy. If you’ve ever visited Randy at his office, you’d probably notice another distinguishing characteristic—he has the cleanest desk in history.

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Finding a Career and a Place to Call Home: Jeff Evans of Swisher Commercial

An Unexpected Journey

When Associate Broker Jeff Evans and his wife moved back to Ann Arbor, he didn’t know what to expect.  Would he find a job? Would this community be a great fit for his family? And most importantly, would the Wolverines be any good?

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The Benefit of Experience

Swisher’s Dave Hamilton, CCIM  shares his insights on Ypsilanti, education, and putting in your time.

In his 22 years at Swisher and nearly 50 years in real estate, Dave Hamilton has learned that it’s not about buildings. Real estate is about people.

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