​WALNUT CREEK, CALIF. – Transwestern today announces research firm CoStar Group (NASDAQ: CSGP) named the company one of the Top Leasing Firms in the East Bay market for the 4th consecutive year and one of the Top Sales Firms for the 2nd consecutive year. Additionally, Senior Vice President Michael Cisternino has been named a CoStar Power Broker, placing him among the market’s top 10 sales brokers.

“Michael has ranked among the top 10 CoStar Power Sales Brokers since joining Transwestern,” said Robert Bagguley, Executive Managing Director and Northern California Market Leader. “He is a valuable driver of the success of our Northern California operations as a quality producer and a strong team leader.”

Now in its 15th year, The CoStar Power Broker Program annually recognizes the U.S. firms and individual brokers that closed the highest transaction volume in commercial property sales and leases in their respective markets for the entire year. All awards are based on 2015 transaction data in CoStar’s commercial real estate database.

For the complete list of CoStar Power Broker award winners, visit http://www.CoStarPowerBrokers.com.

Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm of collaborative entrepreneurs who deliver a higher level of personalized service – the Transwestern Experience. Specializing in Agency Leasing, Management, Tenant Advisory, Capital Markets, Research and Sustainability services, our fully integrated global enterprise adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types. We leverage market insights and operational expertise from members of the Transwestern family of companies specializing in development, real estate investment management and research. Transwestern has 34 U.S. offices and assists clients through more than 180 offices in 37 countries as part of a strategic alliance with BNP Paribas Real Estate. Experience Extraordinary at transwestern.com and @Transwestern.


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