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Galvin to Lead Data Analysis, Market Intelligence for the Region

January 22, 2021

Los Angeles – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the addition of Thomas Galvin as Research Manager for Southern California. Based in Transwestern’s Los Angeles office, Galvin oversees research initiatives for the region, maintaining statistical data and analytics on commercial real estate markets. In addition to quarterly reports, Galvin performs research and analyses on behalf of Transwestern’s clients, including demographic, economic, labor force and market trends.

“Thomas brings all the tools, skills and abilities to elevate our research capabilities and position clients to make data-driven real estate decisions,” said Executive Vice President Dave Rock, market leader for Transwestern’s Southern California region. “He is a recognized leader in the industry whose data analysis and forward-looking intelligence will help our teams anticipate and meet the evolving needs of clients.” 

Galvin joins Transwestern from Colliers International, where for the past 15 years he focused on tracking the regional economy and its impacts on commercial real estate in Southern California. As a market expert, Galvin has authored several white papers on port activity, last-mile logistics and foreign capital flows. His expertise has been featured in numerous sources including The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times and more.

“I am incredibly excited to join Transwestern, which has garnered such a positive reputation for carefully selecting partners, fostering an innovative culture and valuing its team members,” said Galvin. “Also attractive to me are Transwestern’s capabilities as a high-value, diversified organization that provides nimbleness and flexibility, which is of paramount importance during adversity. This allows me to focus on what I do best, to delve into new technologies that improves commercial real estate data and trend analysis, ultimately leading to better informed decisions for all stakeholders.”

About Transwestern Real Estate Services

Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types through a comprehensive perspective and by providing solutions grounded in sound market intelligence. Part of the Transwestern companies, the firm applies a consultative approach to Agency Leasing, Asset Services, Tenant Advisory + Workplace Solutions, Capital Markets, and Research & Investment Analytics.

The privately held Transwestern companies have been delivering a higher level of personalized service and innovative real estate solutions since 1978. An integrated approach formed from fresh ideas drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, investment management and opportunistic programs for high-net-worth investors. The firm operates through 34 U.S. offices and global alliances with BNP Paribas Real Estate and Devencore. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

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