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Menlo Group 2022: A Year in Review

Map of Phoenix Metro with markers for deals Menlo Group closed in 2022

Menlo Group Commercial Real Estate had a fantastic year in 2022. We are grateful for the hard work of our team members that enabled us to provide 5-star service to our clients.

Keep reading to learn more of our 2022 highlights.

2022 Commercial Real Estate Updates

Menlo Group’s brokerage, project management and property management teams had a very successful year.


Map of United States with markers where Menlo Group closed deals in 2022
Text: 281 transactions closed by Menlo Group in 2022 & 1.2 million square feet leased and sold by Menlo Group in 2022
Map of Phoenix Metro will markers where Menlo Group closed deals in 2022
Text: Top Cities were Mesa, Phoenix, Gilbert and Top Property Types were Office, Dental, Medical

Big Deals

  1. Lake Biltmore Corporate Center
  2. Days Inn by Wyndham Show Low
  3. Gilbert Medical Center
  4. Virginia Circle Office Building
  5. Dobson Professional Plaza

Commercial Real Estate Projects

  1. Boss Advisors – professional office build-out
  2. Copper Creek Dental – dental office build-out
  3. Smiles of Chandler – dental office build-out
  4. Restore Denture and Implant Center – dental office build-out
  5. Arizona Maxillofacial Surgeons – oral surgery interior finish
  6. Val Vista Smiles – dental office interior finish

Commercial Property Management

Text: 514,00 total building square footage managed by Menlo Group & 25 new properties added to Menlo's management portfolio in 2022

2022 Team News

The Menlo Group team continues to grow and develop professionally.

Text: 7 new team members, 2 advisors who earned the SIOR designation & 4 books read by the Menlo Group team

Awards & Achievements

  1. In 2022, Menlo Group launched our first Annual Day of Service. We volunteered, donated funds and donated food items to House of Refuge. We also participated in House of Refuge’s holiday gift drive.
  2. Menlo Group was a finalist for the Phoenix Business Journal’s Small Business Awards. Our team was also included on the ASU Sun Devil 100 list for the sixth year in a row.
  3. According to Ranking Arizona, the state’s largest opinion poll, Menlo Group was the No. 1 Industrial Real Estate Brokerage in Arizona. We also ranked among the top 10 businesses for Best Real Estate Workplace Culture (39 staff or fewer), Brokerage Firm (27 brokers of fewer), Land Brokerage, Medical Brokerage and Office Brokerage.
  4. AZ Big Media named our founders Grafton Milne and Tanner Milne as People to Know in Commercial Real Estate for Office Brokerage.
  5. Menlo Advisors Rich Andrus and Grafton Milne were featured in the AZ Business Leaders magazine as leaders in office brokerage.

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  3. How to Screen Commercial Tenants
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  5. Six Tips to Sell Your Building for Top Dollar


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  2. Shared Practices (part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4)
  3. Sharkpreneur
  4. Tax-Alpha Solutions

We appreciate our team members, clients and business partners who helped make this such a great year. Follow Menlo Group on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn or Instagram to stay in touch.

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