MIAMI - Stan Johnson Company, one of the nation’s leading real estate brokerage and advisory firms specializing in single tenant, net lease investment sales, continues its national expansion plans with the opening of a new regional office at 6750 North Andrews Ave, Ste 200, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. Since 2008, the firm has opened offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Phoenix, New York City and San Francisco.

In conjunction with the new office, the firm hired Brian Buffone and Barry Wolfe as lead brokers.  Buffone is an eight-year veteran of commercial real estate acquisitions, dispositions, property management and financing.  Before joining Stan Johnson Company, he founded Park Manor Capital Partners and was a partner and chief financial officer of Compson Holding Corporation.  Buffone has a record more than $500 million in real estate transactions. Buffone also spent seven years in the investment banking industry.

Wolfe is a 12-year veteran in commercial real estate specializing in net lease and multi-tenant retail properties. Before moving to Stan Johnson Company, he served as Senior Director of Marcus & Millichap’s National Retail Group and Net Leased Properties Group and Vice President of Investments.  Throughout his career at Marcus & Millichap, Wolfe completed transactions valued at approximately $550 million, with more than 250 successful closings, and earned numerous company awards. He was also a six-time recipient of Marcus’ National Achievement Award. Before joining Marcus & Millichap, Wolfe spent nearly 10 years working as a commercial real estate attorney, in private practice representing several national retailers and developers and subsequently managing the legal real estate department for an NYSE-traded national retailer.

“We are really thrilled to launch the Miami office as part of our national expansion plans,” Harold Briggs, Stan Johnson Company executive managing director. “A Miami office opening coupled with our Atlanta office expansion provides us with much needed expertise in the Southeast.  We are excited to have two incredibly strong producers like Brian and Barry join our team and build out the Miami office.  We are confident that Brian and Barry will be instrumental in helping us grow our presence in the region.”

About Stan Johnson Company:

Stan Johnson Company is one of the nation’s leading commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firms.  The net lease group is the largest team of professionals focused exclusively on the acquisition, disposition and financing of net-leased real estate.  Building on a more than 25 years in the single tenant net-lease industry and completing more than $14 billion in transactions nationwide, Stan Johnson Company is positioned for continued growth.  A dynamic team approach, refined marketing processes and a foundation built on integrity, professionalism and relationships creates a winning combination to consistently deliver quality service and superior results for each client. For more information, visit stanjohnsonco.com.