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Caroline Merck is a Senior Vice President in the Agency Group based in CBRE’s Midtown Manhattan office. Since joining the Agency Group 10 years ago, Caroline has been actively involved in all aspects of landlord representation for institutional and entrepreneurial owners, as well as sublandlords. Caroline is responsible for the entire transaction implementation process from pitching, preparing detailed proposals for several thousand square feet to over 1 million square feet, lease negotiations, reviewing financial models, pricing development, and interpretation of market information and statistics. Caroline utilizes her expertise in marketing and finance along with her deep knowledge of the Manhattan market to structure creative real estate solutions for complex situations as evidence by having been involved in the disposition of more than 5.1 million square feet of office space.

Recent notable transactions in her portfolio include 19 deals at the General Motors Building (767 Fifth Avenue) since 2021, totaling over 390,000 RSF. Additionally, Caroline was recently involved in Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s 180,000 square foot relocation from Midtown to 3 World Trade Center. Caroline also worked on the redevelopment and lease up of 399 Park Avenue and was involved in 1.1 million RSF of leasing at the building between 2016 and 2019, including the 320,000 RSF relocation of Millennium Management.

Caroline joined CBRE’s Midtown office in 2013 as an Associate in the CBRE Wheel Program—a 14-month rotational platform designed to give selected young professionals a well-rounded foundation in commercial real estate. Caroline completed 2-3 month long rotations in various service lines including Research Services, Office Leasing Brokerage, Investment Sales, Consulting & Agency, and Debt & Structured Finance.