Private Industrial Real Estate Investment Firm, Cohen Asset Management, Inc., and its Affiliates, Opens East Coast Office  

Los Angeles, CA (April 13, 2010)

Cohen Asset Management, Inc., and its Affiliates, today announced the opening of a new East Coast Office located in Rutherford, New Jersey and the addition of Senior Vice President of Investments Howard Freeman to manage this office, Howard’s extensive market knowledge and successful track record in the industrial real estate sector in the region, will allow the firm greater opportunities to expand its national platform. ”The proximity to its East Coast Target Markets, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Allentown, New York and New Jersey as well as the addition of key personnel with 20 plus years of experience in the public sector, allows us to better serve our extensive institutional client base,” said Jason Haas, Executive Vice President.

“We are excited to announce the expansion of our company’s national footprint allowing us to be closer to the assets that we manage for our valued investors. This East Coast Office highlights Cohen Asset Management’s commitment to acquiring a critical mass of quality industrial product in our Target Markets. Also, with the addition of a seasoned industry veteran in Howard Freeman, we anticipate receiving immediate competitive advantages including accessing deal flow, leveraging tenant relationships, creating operating efficiencies and enhancing exit strategies,” said Brandon Delf, Executive Vice President.
About Cohen
Cohen Asset Management, Inc., (“CAM”), is a private commercial and industrial real estate investment firm. The firm’s relationships extend to high net worth individuals, institutional investors and domestic business entities. The private real estate investment firm is an active operator and investor of commercial and industrial real estate assets and has a well-established reputation as a value added investor focusing on commercial and industrial real estate opportunities that are inefficiently priced due to a variety of circumstances such as vacancies, rollover risk, sub-optimal management, inefficient current use, deferred maintenance, long-term undervalued leases or other unfavorable property and market conditions.
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