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Lester E. Osborn, SIOR, CCIM
Industrial Specialist
President, Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
115 E. Park Ave., Ste. B
Charlotte, NC 28203
United States
Phone: +1.704.375.1131
Cell: +1.704.519.6846
Email: losborn@piedmontproperties.com
Website: www.piedmontproperties.com
 
Chapter:   SIOR Carolinas Chapter
Member Since: 1996
 
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Bio

Lester started his commercial real estate career in 1990 after enjoying seven years in the trucking business with McLean Trucking Company and Southeastern Freight Lines. In 1993, after successfully completing three years as an industrial specialist, Lester co-founded Piedmont Properties / COFAC International. By capitalizing on his relationships in the transportation business, Lester has excelled in serving transportation companies with their real estate needs throughout the southeast while continuing to work closely with local warehouse and distribution clients.

Experience

Business Experience

Lester started his commercial real estate career in 1990 after enjoying seven years in the trucking business with McLean Trucking Company and Southeastern Freight Lines. In 1993, after successfully completing three years as an industrial specialist, Lester co-founded Piedmont Properties / COFAC International. By capitalizing on his relationships in the transportation business, Lester has excelled in serving transportation companies with their real estate needs throughout the southeast while continuing to work closely with local warehouse and distribution clients.

Education

BSBA Degree in Marketing - East Carolina University, 1982

CCIM Designation as issued by Commerical Investment Real Estate Institute, 1995

SIOR Designation as issued by Society of Industrial & Office Realtors, 1996

Affiliations

YMCA Board of Directors, 1998 - Present

Past Patron Division Chairman - Community Outreach

Past Events Chairman - Community Outreach

Mind Body Spirit Award winner

Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR)

Current Member of Retention Committee

New Member Committee, 2001 - 2010

Past Professional Standards Committee

Past Carolinas Chapter Admission Committee

CORFAC International

Board of Directors, 1999 - 2008

Past Referrals Committee

Membership Committee

North Carolina CCIM Chapter

Charlotte Regional Commercial Board of Realtors

National Association of Realtors

Carolinas Chapter of SIOR

Licenses

North Carolina South Carolina

Georgia Virginia

Awards

Silver Deal Maker Award

2009 Silver Deal Maker Award

Partial Client List:

Great Dane

Knight Transportation

CC Industries

FedEx Freight

North American Terminals

AAA Cooper Transportation

Southeastern Freight

Britax USA

Weston, Inc.

Pike Electric

Achievements
  • Test
Affiliates
  • SIOR
  • CCIM
Education
  • BSBA Degree in Marketing - East Carolina University, 1982
Areas of Practice
  • Investments
  • Tenant Representation
  • Landlord
  • Sale/Leasing
Transactions
2017

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$1,550,000 Land Sale

7 acres

A. Scott represented Metrolina Storage
Lester represented Metrolina Storage

Charlotte, NC - February 28, 2017

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$825,000 Industrial Sale

38,000 sq. ft. / 4 acres

A. Scott represented Glenwood Business Park LLC
Lester represented JJC Real Estate Investments LLC

Charlotte, NC - January 19, 2017
2016

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$1,055,000 Industrial Sale

25,000 sq. ft. / 2 acres

Charlotte, NC - December 9, 2016

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$1,125,000 Industrial Sale

14,500 sq. ft. / 15 acres

Charlotte, NC - December 6, 2016

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Industrial Lease

104,000 sq. ft.

Charlotte, NC - August 1, 2016

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$1,255,000 Industrial Sale

33,375 sq. ft. / 3 acres

Charlotte, NC - July 14, 2016

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

John Fettig, SIOR

Capacity Commercial Group | CORFAC International
Portland, OR

$1,250,000 Industrial Sale

104,000 sq. ft. / 4 acres

Charlotte, NC - February 26, 2016
2015

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Wilson McDowell, SIOR, CCIM

Cite Partners
Orlando, FL

$252,653 Office Lease

4,800 sq. ft.

Lester represented Optex Technologies
A. Scott represented Optex Technologies
Wilson represented Optex Technologies

Charlotte, NC - April 15, 2015

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$252,653 Industrial Lease

4,800 sq. ft.

Charlotte, NC - January 6, 2015
2014

Steven Tick, SIOR

Podolsky Circle CORFAC International
Des Plaines, IL

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$1,890,000 Other Lease

24,800 sq. ft.

Lester represented Represented Lessor

Joliet, IL - September 22, 2014
2013

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Steven Condie, SIOR, CCIM

Newmark Knight Frank ACRES
Salt Lake City, UT

Industrial Lease

5,000 sq. ft. / 2 acres

Charlotte, NC - December 1, 2013

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

John Morrissey, SIOR

Jackson Cross Partners
Wayne, PA

Industrial Lease

115,000 sq. ft.

Charlotte, NC - October 1, 2013
2012

Michael DiScala, SIOR

M.F. DiScala and Co.
Norwalk, CT

Herbert Krumsick, SIOR, CCIM, CRE, FRICS

J.P. Weigand & Sons, Inc.
Wichita, KS

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$5,150,000 Industrial Sale

Rock Hill, SC - September 14, 2012

Steven Tick, SIOR

Podolsky Circle CORFAC International
Des Plaines, IL

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$79,200 Other Lease

2 acres

Mccook, IL - June 1, 2012
2010

Patricia Loveall, SIOR

Kidder Mathews
Seattle, WA

A. Scott Hensley, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

Lester Osborn, SIOR, CCIM

Piedmont Properties / CORFAC International
Charlotte, NC

$2,061,562 Industrial Lease

50,000 sq. ft.

Patricia represented Infiltrator Systems, Inc.
A. Scott represented Infiltrator Systems, Inc.

Sailisbury, NC - November 1, 2010
Committee History
CommitteeCommittee RoleBegin DateEnd Date
Independent SIORs OP-NET   
SPB - Distribution and Logistics  12/6/2010 
SPB - Brokerage Management 1/1/20061/1/2020
Member Retention CommitteeMember10/24/201310/24/2015
Member Retention CommitteeMember10/19/201110/22/2013
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