Farmington Hills, MI (December 14, 2009) Friedman Real Estate Group, Inc. recently negotiated the lease of 3,737 square feet of office space located at 12900 Hall Road in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The Landlord, Sterling Limited Partnership, leased the space to Securitas Security Services USA, Inc, the oldest and largest security company in the world. Securitas dates back to 1850 when Allen Pinkerton of Chicago founded Pinkertons National Detective Agency. After many acquisitions and expansions later, in July of 2003 all of their operations in the U.S. were united under the name Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. Securitas is currently an international company that offers a range of services including; guarding, patrols, inspections, access control, concierge, receptionist, security console operators, alarm response, and specialized client requests. Securitas has approximately 250,000 employees in more than 30 countries, and works with more than 80% of the Fortune 1000 companies. Vice President, Glenn N. DesRosiers of Friedman Real Estate Group represented the tenant and the landlord in this transaction.
ABOUT THE FRIEDMAN COMPANIES Founded in 1987, Friedman Real Estate Group, Inc. is one of Michigans largest locally owned and operated commercial real estate organizations. Friedman provides a complete package of commercial brokerage services to clients throughout Metropolitan Detroit. As a full service company, Friedman takes an innovative and personalized approach to real estate brokerage. Friedmans individualized client attention ensures customer satisfaction and quality control. As the property and asset management arm of the Friedman Companies, Finsilver/Friedman Management Corporation is one of the Midwests largest managers of commercial real estate. Finsilver/Friedman manages over 90 facilities encompassing over 10 million square feet of commercial and multi-family properties throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Florida. The Friedman Companies represent institutions, major property owners, national and regional retailers. Friedman provides a broad spectrum of services including land services, tenant representation, investment brokerage, facilities planning, space planning, interior design, full service accounting, physical property management, construction management, financial analysis, risk management, strategic asset management, acquisition and disposition services. www.friedmanrealestate.com.