Fort Myers, FL (Feb. 15, 2017) – Carlos Acosta, CCIM, an influential commercial real estate senior advisor in Southwest Florida, has joined SVN Florida at its recently launched office in Fort Myers. He specializes in the acquisition and disposition of retail, office, industrial, land and NNN investment sales, and has negotiated hundreds of leases throughout his steller career. Carlos Acosta “Carlos is an outstanding addition to SVN Florida’s Fort Myers team with his client-first approach,” said Jerry Anderson, CCIM, executive managing director of SVN Florida. “His knowledge of the market is exceptional, and he will provide valuable services to our clients who are active in this region.” Acosta, a South Florida resident most his life, has a unique understanding of the dynamics of the Southwest Florida market. He brings more than 25 years’ experience in sales and marketing with a Fortune 500 company and ran a successful family owned business for more than a decade. He said the brand reputation and what resources if offers were the reasons for joining the SVN team. “SVN is a renowned brand, not only in Florida, but across the country,” Acosta said. “SVN provides the tools and systems that aren’t available at many CRE firms. These resources allow us to better serve clients.” Acosta offers values such as commitment, dedication and old-fashioned hard work that are required to deliver superior service and meet his clients’ needs. He is highly respected in the brokerage community for his expertise and integrity, and has been recognized by CoStar – an industry information and marketing group – as a five-time Southwest Florida Power Broker. He also is a member of the board of directors for Commercial Investment Professionals (CIP). Acosta joins Stephen Cunningham, CCIM, managing director of the SVN Florida office in Fort Myers, and Bryan Myers, a buyer, leasing and tenant rep expert. The Fort Myers office specializes in advisory services for the sales and leasing of commercial properties including medical and general office, multifamily, retail, industrial, self-storage, hospitality, marina, mobile home park and land transactions. The office also offers clients a wide range of ancillary services, including asset management, property management, valuation, tax abatement, court appointed receivership and will have strong affiliations with attorneys, lenders, developers, acquisition and disposition consulting, and medical sale-leaseback. SVN is the only commercial real estate company that markets all its properties to the entire brokerage and investment community. SVN advisors share commission fees with cooperating brokers to close more deals in less time and at the right value for clients. This open, transparent and collaborative approach to real estate is the SVN difference. SVN Florida provides services in more locations than any other Florida commercial real estate company. About SVN SVN, a commercial real estate brokerage firm headquartered in Boston, is one of the industry’s most recognized brands based on the annual Lipsey Top Brand Survey. With more than 190 locations in 500 markets, SVN Commercial Real Estate Advisors provide sales, leasing and property management services to more than 5,550 clients worldwide. The Florida team consists of more than 90 advisors serving locations across the state. SVN advisors represent clients in office, multifamily, retail, industrial, self-storage, hospitality, marina, mobile home park and land transactions. All SVN offices are independently owned and operated. For more information on SVN Florida, visit www.svnflorida.com. For the latest news, trends and issues related to the commercial real estate market, visit SVN Florida’s blog http://svnflorida.com/real-estate-blog.