Investment Sales

cp1emporium-1The Cress Group is one of the top investment real estate sales firms in the southeast. We have assisted in the acquisition and disposition of investment properties of approximately $100 million in the past several years. We serve a host of clients including life companies, REITS, investment firms and high net worth investors.



The Cress Group is a preferred developer for many commercial and residential projects throughout Mississippi and the Southeast.  Our development experience and brokerage team allow us the opportunity to provide competitive and comprehensive residential and commercial development for clients with strong growth plans.  Our development project include retail centers, office buildings, medical offices, net leased industrial buildings, and upscale residential developments


 General Brokerage

scenic_gulf_0016 Our experience is buying and selling all types of real estate has allowed us to perform superior due diligence for our clients. We manage the entire process of the transaction and provide experienced vendors who help facilitate the closing of the sale.

 Marketing & Pricing Strategies

We realize our brokerage is not “one size fits all.” We work with our clients to suitably price the property and identify a customized strategy.  We offer market insight to create solutions that deliver measurable results and we maintain open communication with our clients regarding ongoing marketing strategies.

Lender/Special Services

The Cress Group has used its experience as a leader in commercial real estate management and brokerage to help Lenders and Special Servicers secure, stabilize and dispose of non-performing assets. We will continue helping our clients maximize their value by providing an outstanding management platform, critical access to retailers and investors, and an experienced team of real estate professionals. The services we provide to our Lender/Special Service clients include appointed receivership, property management, property disposition and property leasing.

 Management/Accounting Services/Leasing 

Our brokerage staff includes a combination of CCIM and MBA affiliates with extensive knowledge on financial analysis. In addition, managing close to one million square feet of commercial real estate allows us to have operational knowledge at our fingertips. We have experience in all property types and can assist buyers, sellers or lenders in properly valuing an asset based on its current condition and occupancy, or projecting future value through lease-up or renovating the property. One of the most important things we do at The Cress Group is focus on leasing. Based on our ownership and management of significant assets, we realize the only way to drive value is to lease properties to quality tenants.

Property Maintenance

In addition to property management services, The Cress Group has a fully staffed maintenance team that can respond to most operating maintenance issues with hourly rates, substantially lower than the average market rate.