Locate Your Space

How Do I Navigate Post COVID-19Whether you’re a real estate investor or looking to buy, sell or lease a commercial property for your business, our real estate team delivers the expertise you need to make a well-informed decision. We know the West Michigan and greater Grand Rapids market, as well as the best ways to orchestrate and finance real estate deals. We’ll help you work through costs and cash flow scenarios and assess the potential return on your investment. Let our experienced realtors…

  • Guide you through the sales process
  • Locate and purchase the ideal property for your business
  • Find the best real estate investment opportunities for your portfolio
John Oppenhuizen
Senior Real Estate Advisor
Cell #: 616.437.2132
Office #: 616.698.5000
Matt Abraham, CCIM
Senior Real Estate Advisor
Cell #: 616.560.4543
Office #: 616.698.4152
Steve DeLanoy
Senior Real Estate Advisor
Cell #: 616.481.9200
Office #: 616.698.5000
Ty Hallock – CCIM
VP, Business Development
Cell #: 616.915.9800
Office #: 616.588.4149
Chris Tesseris
Real Estate Advisor
Cell #: 616.260.4815
Office #: 616.698.4155
Zach Baker
Real Estate Advisor
Cell #: 616.916.8166
Office #: 616.698.5000


First Companies’ commercial real estate team works closely with our construction and property management divisions to give our customers a full range of options – build, buy or lease – with details on the pros and cons of each. Our construction group offers specialized teams for renovations and office remodels as well as ground-up projects. Our realtors help you navigate through sales agreements and leasing options, orchestrate tenant buy-outs, and evaluate ownership opportunities. Whether you’re a member of the brokerage community or looking at the real estate market from a tenant or landlord perspective, we help connect people, buildings and solutions. We are known for our creative problem-solving and ability to facilitate the best outcomes for each client.

Learn more about how we can uniquely solve your real estate and construction needs: retail/office, recreation/resort, industrial/manufacturing, medical offices, urban and institutional/education properties.