Akrete Real Estate Industry

We speak commercial real estate—and all its sub-sector dialects

No PR, content and marketing firm knows, lives and breathes real estate and workplace as deeply as we do. Ranked the nation’s #2 independent PR firm for real estate development and investment (O’Dwyers), Akrete is an award-winning, national public relations, content development and marketing firm founded to serve the commercial real estate industry and related fields such as multifamily, workplace and financial services.

Margy Sweeney, Founder & CEO, has been in commercial real estate since 1995 as an in-house marketing manager, a journalist and a marcomm/PR agency leader. She envisioned a team of the best CRE communicators in the country—and built our team accordingly over the past decade.

Today, our seasoned professionals are passionate about the role the built environment plays in shaping our culture and landscape, and we thrive on using communications to build bridges between leading real estate brands, and the audiences you prize.

A few Akrete real estate clients

People and community

Team Akrete does more than just talk the talk in CRE. We also walk the walk, join the committees, mingle in the press rooms—whatever it takes to participate in the larger industry landscape.

We’re proud to serve as active members and contributors in organizations including CoreNet Global (Chapter Board and Global Leadership), CREW, Urban Land Institute, NAIOP, SIOR, DisruptCRE and Area Development Magazine Editorial Board.

Real estate case studies

Our specialties within the real estate industry

The CRE industry is broad—and so are our PR, content and marketing capabilities for it. But we get specific, too. Our work spans industry categories including brokers, developers, lenders, investors, investment managers, architects, contractors, AEC subcontractors, consultants, PropTech and more. We also understand all product types, from office, industrial and retail to hotel, multifamily, healthcare, self-storage and specialized categories.

If you’re in one of the following subsectors, our expert team can help you fuel brand growth, one creative campaign win at a time.

  • Architecture/design
  • Commercial
  • Construction
  • Contract furniture
  • Corporate/end users
  • Economic development
  • Facilities management
  • Multifamily
  • PropTech
  • Real estate consulting
  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate investment management
  • Workplace

High-impact real estate media results

We target major media as well as CRE trade and national media that matter to your stakeholders. Here’s a handful that we work with:

Ready to bring your profile into the real estate spotlight? To learn more about how Akrete can accelerate your brand growth, contact us today.