TCN Worldwide, an alliance of leading independent commercial real estate brokers serving more than 200 markets worldwide, announced that Bradford Allen New York has joined the network as the newest company and flagship company in New York City.
Bradford Allen New York recently announced the opening of industry veteran Glenn Isaacson as regional president. Providing a broad spectrum of commercial real estate services in multiple real estate sectors to the New York market, the office is the first Manhattan location for Bradford Allen, a national commercial real estate service company headquartered in Chicago. As the newest member of TCN Worldwide, Bradford Allen New York now has access to a global network of real estate professionals with the ability to tap into a wider range of additional transaction management and advisory services.
Bradford Allen, led by General Managers and Co-founders Jeffrey Bernstein and Laurence Elbaum, is currently a subsidiary of TCN Worldwide in Chicago. Elbaum is also retired Chairman of the TCN Board of Directors and served on the board for over a decade.
“We are pleased to welcome Bradford Allen New York to TCN Worldwide’s list of leading commercial real estate companies,” said Ross Ford, President and CEO of TCN Worldwide. “Bradford Allen New York has the leadership, experience and determination to become a top brokerage service provider in the region and is the ideal company to represent our international network in the dynamic Manhattan market. “
“As a member firm and chairman of the board of the organization, I have seen firsthand what the TCN Worldwide network can bring to its subsidiaries,” added Mr. Elbaum. “The TCN platform will enable Bradford Allen New York to deliver greater value to its customers through an expanded offering of commercial real estate services combined with complementary expertise and global coverage.”
“Joining TCN Worldwide is an important part of Bradford Allen New York’s rollout that will fuel our future growth,” said Mr. Isaacson. “We are excited to be part of the TCN family and look forward to the new business opportunities they will offer our company as it expands in this region. New York City is a highly competitive environment and the ability to complement our already exceptional customer service with access to a global network of other leading firms and real estate professionals will set us apart from a crowded package of real estate agents. “
The founding of Bradford Allen New York in September 2021 marks the latest addition to the Bradford Allen organization and a return to Manhattan for the company’s founders who began their real estate careers as a team at Walter & Samuels in 1992 and then at the Edward S. Gordon Company and Insignia / ESG. Bernstein and Elbaum completed more than seven million square feet of transactions while working in New York, and together helped shape the Midtown South office landscape.
Mr. Isaacson brings 40 years of leadership and experience to his new role as President of Bradford Allen NY and has held some of the most senior and prestigious positions in New York’s leading real estate services companies, most recently as Vice Chairman of Cushman & Wakefield, his appointment as President of Bradford Allen New York. Mr. Isaacson is recognized as both a strong manager and a seasoned real estate agent, and has completed more than 20 million square feet of lease transactions
Bradford Allen was founded in Chicago in 2003 to bridge the gap between large commercial real estate companies and small boutique businesses. The company has developed into a first-class brokerage company offering a full range of services, including tenant representation, landlord representation, advisory and advisory services, real estate and asset management, and construction and project management.
About Bradford Allen
Bradford Allen is a national commercial real estate company based in the heart of downtown Chicago. The company offers entrepreneurs, corporations and nonprofits a full range of brokerage services and expertise. Services include strategy, marketing and transaction execution for users, investors and commercial property owners. Bradford Allen is the brand name of Bradford Allen Realty Services.
About TCN Worldwide
Founded in 1989, TCN Worldwide is one of the largest service providers in the commercial real estate industry. As an alliance of leading independent brokerage firms serving more than 200 primary and secondary markets worldwide, TCN Worldwide provides complete integrated commercial real estate solutions in North America, Asia, the Middle East and Australia. TCN Worldwide offers a full range of real estate services coupled with a personal commitment to exceed customer expectations and represents approximately $ 38.5 billion in transactions annually with over 60 offices and 1,500 commercial real estate professionals. More information about TCN Worldwide can be found at www.TCNWorldwide.com.