Brandon Duff
Senior Vice President & Managing Director

Office Address

303 E Wacker Dr, Suite 1111
Chicago, IL 60601
United States

About Brandon

Brandon Duff is Senior Vice President and Managing Director in Northmarq’s Chicago office, where he currently leads a team of professionals specializing in the disposition, acquisition and capitalization of single-tenant and multi-tenant retail, industrial and office properties nationwide, as well as multi-market portfolios, through direct sales and structured repositioning. Additionally, he is widely regarded as a notable expert in industrial outdoor storage (IOS) and industrial service facility (ISF) properties. Recognized as a top producer nationally, Duff maintains relationships with many of the industry’s most prominent developers, private equity sponsors, REITs, institutions and private investors, and has represented hundreds of different companies completing transactions in excess of $6.0 billion across 46 U.S. states and North America. 

Prior to joining Northmarq, Duff served as Managing Director and Partner at Stan Johnson Company (SJC), where he was also a shareholder of the company and founded the firm’s Chicago office in 2010. At SJC, Duff had previously been the #1 individual producer and was a founding member of the SJC President’s Council, where he played an active role in the strategic direction of the firm’s business nationwide, prior to the Northmarq acquisition. Before Stan Johnson Company, Duff was with one of the largest commercial real estate capital markets firms in the United States, where he was recognized as one of their top net lease professionals. Active in the commercial real estate industry and community, Duff is a member of numerous national trade associations, and currently serves as an Executive Board Member of the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation. Duff is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where is was also a 4-time Letter Winner & captain of the Men's Varsity Golf Team.

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Member
  • National Associate of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Member
  • University of Michigan Real Estate Alliance, Co-Founder
  • Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation, Executive Board Member
  • B.A., University of Michigan


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Notable Deals

Property Location State Type Sold Price
Sam's Club Portfolio of 16
Various, IL IL Retail (ST) $172,500,000.00
Monterey Net Lease Vineyard Portfolio
Monterey County, CA CA Land $48,450,000.00
Mariano's Fresh Market Portfolio of 2
Various IL Retail (ST) $46,320,492.00
FedEx Ground
Raleigh-Durham, NC NC Industrial $44,943,802.00
Skokie Commons
Skokie, IL IL Retail (MT) $43,750,000.00
Banner Life Headquarters
Frederick, MD MD Office $38,200,000.00
Luminaire Los Angeles
West Hollywood, CA CA Retail (ST) $36,200,000.00
Howell, MI MI Retail (ST) $20,590,000.00
The Shops at Abilene Village
Abilene, TX TX Retail (MT) $20,100,000.00
ABC Labs
Columbia, MO MO Special Purpose $18,300,000.00
Best Buy (Bonded NNN Master Lease)
Newport News, VA VA Retail (ST) $17,743,044.00
Acme Markets (Ground Lease)
Philadelphia, PA PA Retail (ST) $14,500,000.00
KeHE Foods Distribution Center
Elkton, FL FL Industrial $14,500,000.00
Skokie, IL IL Retail (ST) $13,850,000.00
Bayamon, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Retail (ST) $11,500,000.00
CVS Pharmacy
Lynnwood, WA WA Retail (ST) $10,718,091.00
Chase Bank (Ground Lease)
Barrington, IL IL Retail (ST) $10,600,000.00
Carmike Cinemas at Myrtle Beach Mall
Myrtle Beach, SC SC Retail (ST) $9,621,000.00
National Weather Service Office (GSA)
Chanhassen, MN MN Office $8,640,000.00
Deerfield (Chicago), IL IL Retail (ST) $7,033,000.00
Maxim Crane Works (Industrial Outdoor Storage)
Hubbard, OR OR Industrial $6,200,000.00
Maxim Crane Works (Industrial Outdoor Storage)
La Vergne, TN TN Industrial $6,000,000.00
Lucid Motors (Industrial Service Facility)
Riviera Beach, FL FL Industrial $5,950,000.00
Gamma Engineering (Sale Leaseback)
Mansfield, TX TX Industrial $5,500,000.00
The Learning Experience
Mt Juliet, TN TN Retail (ST) $4,875,000.00
Skokie Commons | Bank of America
Skokie, IL IL Retail (MT) $4,750,000.00
Mariano's Fresh Market - Parking Lot (Ground Lease)
Vernon Hills, IL IL Retail (ST) $4,237,600.00
Chase Bank (Ground Lease)
Yorkville, IL IL Retail (ST) $3,844,660.00
Chase Bank
Alsip, IL IL Retail (ST) $3,398,058.00
Chase Bank (Ground Lease)
Palos Heights, IL IL Retail (ST) $2,912,621.00