PRESS RELEASE: SRS Real Estate Partners Opens Birmingham, Ala. Office

Dallas, TX (September 30, 2013) – SRS Real Estate Partners has opened the doors to its newest office in Birmingham, Ala. The office includes the addition of Martin Smith, who will serve as senior vice president and co-market leader alongside Josh Burmeister, market leader for the Mobile, Ala. office. Smith has been in the commercial real estate industry for 13 years and specializes in landlord representation, tenant representation, and investment sales.

He has worked on several leasing projects in the Birmingham area such as The Firestone, The Palisades, Cityville, and Fultondale Promenade and currently represents 4.4 million square feet of retail space. Smith has also represented national tenants such as McDonald’s, Marco’s Pizza, Menchie’s Yogurt, Office Depot, Bloomin’ Brands and Sprint Mobile.

Before joining SRS, Smith spent seven years with Retail Specialists, Inc., where he was the director of brokerage and project leasing. Smith also worked at RGS Properties where he gained experience in site selection and grocery anchored center development. Smith has been named a CoStar Power Broker for the past three years and made the Birmingham Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 list for 2013.

“We are very pleased to be able to better serve our clients with the addition of the Birmingham office,” said Chris Maguire, CEO and chairman of the board for SRS. “Martin’s wealth of experience is just the right fit for our new location.”

About SRS Real Estate Partners SRS Real Estate Partners is the largest real estate company in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to retail services. Headquartered in Dallas with more than 20 offices worldwide, SRS’ strong reach and international presence provide the company with unparalleled knowledge both globally and domestically. As a result, clients of SRS have a competitive edge through a full range of offerings including brokerage services, corporate services, development services, investment services and management services. Since its inception in 1986, SRS has built a strong foundation in the retail real estate world and grown into one of the industry’s most influential and respected leaders. Our success is measured in the achievement of our clients’ objectives, satisfaction and trust. For more information, please visit Contact: Christina Wezwick 214-560-3215 [email protected]