Manny Fitzgerald

Executive Vice President

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An Executive Vice President with CBRE, Inc., Manny Fitzgerald has more than 30+ years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. Manny is experienced in both office leasing and sales and is considered an expert in nonprofit real estate matters. Manny founded and leads CBRE’s National Nonprofit Practice. The members of this practice specialize in providing real estate services to the nonprofit sector, which is comprised of associations, foundations, professional societies, unions and charitable organizations. Mr. Fitzgerald has also worked with many for-profit organizations.

Manny has participated in many high-profile transactions in his career. For example, he has been involved in the sale/acquisition of more than 60 nonprofit headquarters buildings including: United Negro College Fund (50,000 SF); National Restaurant Association (sale of NRA’s 170,000 SF development site and acquisition of 60,000 SF headquarters); National Trust for Historic Preservation (Sale of NTHP’s 75,000 SF headquarters and leasing of 35,000 SF headquarters space) and National Association of Broadcasters (sale of NAB’s 50,00 SF headquarters and acquisition of NAB’s 120,000 SF headquarters). He also represented two of the four nonprofit owners in the sale of 1307 New York Avenue, NW, a 106,000-square-foot, Class A office building. He also represented the John Akridge Companies in the acquisition of a 300,000 SF development site at 900 H Street, NW, which was eventually developed and sold to The Smithsonian Institution.

Additionally, Manny was involved in the sale of the Old Masonic Temple building at 901 F Street, NW and a subsequent owner representation assignment that secured The Gallup Organization as an anchor tenant. This transaction won the Washington Business Journal’s Deal of the Year award. Manny also secured and services national exclusive real estate contracts with several national nonprofit organizations.

Significant Transactions  

  • American Diabetes Association
    National Representation/Headquarters Relocation – 88,000 SF
  • American Heart Association
    National Representation/Headquarters Strategic Planning
  • National Restaurant Association
    Headquarters Relocation – 60,000 SF
  • National Association of Children’s Hospitals
    Headquarters Relocation – 22,000 SF
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    Headquarters Strategic Planning
  • American Bankers Association
    Headquarters Relocation – 87,000 SF
  • BIO
    Headquarters Relocation – 67,000 SF
  • National Association of Broadcasters
    Headquarters Sale and Acquisition of New 120,000 SF Build-to-Suit HQ
  • United Negro College Fund
    Headquarters Relocation – 50,000 SF
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    National Representation
  • Aspen Institute
    Headquarters Relocation – 91,000 SF
  • IAM Pension Fund
    Headquarters Relocation
  • American Trucking Associations
    Headquarters Relocation – 60,000 SF
  • American Diabetes Association
    National Representation/Headquarters Relocation – 88,000 SF


  • CBRE George T. Quinn Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient - presented to the individual that exemplifies the qualities, which are consistent with the overall objective of the firm. Honest, hardworking, fair, loyal, trustworthy, proud, moral, and conscientious.
  • Multiple Regional Top Producer Awards 
  • Multiple Top 10% Awards for North America
  • Ranked #3 overall leasing broker for the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area
  • Multiple Top Ten Virginia Leasing Awards
  • Top Ten Greater Washington Commercial Association of Realtors’ Sales Award

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC


  • Bachelor of Arts, The Catholic University of America

Clients Represented

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Academy of Physicians Assistants, Inc.
  • American Advertising Federation
  • American Assoc. of Airport Executives
  • American Bankers Association
  • American Chamber of Commerce Executives
  • American College of Nurse Midwives
  • American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Dental Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American International Automobile Dealers Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American Red Cross
  • American Society of Assoc. Executives
  • American Trucking Associations
  • Aspen Institute
  • BIO
  • Building Owners & Managers Assoc.
  • Child Welfare League of America
  • Consumer Bankers Association
  • IAM Pension Fund
  • Immigration and Refugee Services of America
  • InterAction
  • International Rescue Committee
  • L-3 Communications
  • National Assoc. of Broadcasters
  • National Assoc. of Chain Drug Stores
  • National Assoc. of Children’s Hospitals
  • National Fish & Wildlife Foundation
  • National Restaurant Association
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • PATH
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America
  • Public Education Network
  • United Negro College Fund
  • The Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • Newseum
  • Volunteers of America