Michelle Principe, Manager of Research Operations, is responsible for the daily operations of CBRE’s Research Department that serves Chicago’s four offices. Michelle is also the Regional Research Center Leader for the Milwaukee and Minneapolis Research Groups. She joined CBRE in 2002 and currently leads a staff of 14 full-time analysts in the region.
As Operations Manager, Michelle oversees and coordinates real estate market information throughout the production process for the region. Michelle works closely with her team to develop new products and tools to enhance the capabilities of CBRE professionals. Her extensive knowledge of the regional marketplace makes Michelle a valued resource for sales professionals and clients requiring up-to-date market intelligence. Michelle's responsibilities also include database management, reporting and analyzing real estate market statistics.
Before joining CBRE, Michelle began her real estate career managing the Industrial Research department at Cushman & Wakefield.
- 2013 - National Research R.I.S.E. Award Recipient
- 2010 - Oak Brook R.I.S.E. Award Recipient
- 2007 - Research Above & Beyond; East Division, Award Recipient