Mike Honsa joined Equity Commercial Services, the predecessor to Transwestern in the Twin Cities, in 2004. He focuses his work on the development of new business along with the marketing of third-party brokerage and tenant representation accounts. Mike provides Transwestern with a strong business background and a teamwork driven approach which is essential to exceeding the expectations of his clients. During his career, Mike has worked on transactions totaling over seven million square feet. His client list includes Travelers, Equus, Wrigleys, Interstate Partners, Opus Northwest, Ryan Companies, McGough Construction, Fiserv, IRET, CSM, Olympus and Behringer Harvard, Hudson Advisors and Elion Partners. 


Mike has been responsible for selling and leasing more than 5 million square feet of commercial real estate in the past 3 years. He has been recognized as a Power Broker by Costar each of the last 7 years. In 2008 he was named Rising Star of the Year by the Minnesota Commercial Association of REALTORS (MNCAR). He also served on the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Commercial Association of REALTORS and is the past president of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) Minnesota-North Dakota and South Dakota Chapter.
Mike came to Equity from the 3M Championship, where he was the Director of Corporate Outings and Merchandise. His responsibilities included overseeing the Corporate Outings & Merchandise Sales for one of the largest events on both the Champions Tour and PGA Tour.  Along with his outings and merchandise duties, Mike assisted with the overall marketing and branding of the event.   


Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), Minnesota Chapter
Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR), Member and Board of Directors
National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP), Member
Golf Classic “fore” Diabetes Research, Board Member
Cretin-Derham Hall Alumni Board, Executive Board Member
Cretin-Derham Hall High School, Varsity Baseball Coach
MNCAR Rising Star of the Year
Transwestern Young Professional of the Year, Midwest Region
Costar Power Broker
Business Journal’s Top Office Brokers List
Twin Cities Business Five Star Award, Best in client Satisfaction


He received his B.S. in Business Economics and Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.