Randy Thomas

Senior Vice President - Brokerage | Birmingham, AL

Office: +1 256 539 1686
FAX: +1 256 533 3798
Mobile: +1 205 229 5417

Career Summary

Randy Thomas is the Managing Broker of NAI Chase Commercial Realty, Inc. He maintains the direct oversite for managing the day to day commercial real estate transactions as performed by his Production Team. The NAI Chase Commercial Realty Team leases and manages over 2 million square feet of office, retail and industrial properties throughout central and north Alabama. Randy and his Production Team specialize in Tenant relations, leasing and all types of commercial sales.

Education

  • Randy is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Business.
  • Department of Defense (DOD) Special Agents Training, Quantico, VA
  • John E. Reid College, Degreed in Detection of Deception
  • Alabama Real Estate Licensed 1996

Background & Experience

Randy is a former NCAA Division I college wrestler and a graduate of Western Illinois University receiving a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. He is a former United States Federal Agent and was later employed in the U.S. Government’s defense industry. He began his commercial real estate career in 1996, specializing in Landlord and Tenant representation as it pertained to commercial office property leasing. He was a former member of the NAI Brokerage Team in the late 90’s. In 1999, he joined Colonial Properties Trust (CLP), a publically traded Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) which was valued at over 5 billion dollars in commercial property assets throughout the southeastern United States. Randy maintained a successful brokerage career for over 15 years, representing CLP’s office properties located in Alabama. Additionally while at CLP, he was contracted by several large commercial real estate holding institutions to provide brokerage services for their Alabama property assets as managed by GE Capital, Berkadia and private investment funds. In 2012, when CLP sold off all owned commercial assets, Randy joined Colliers International, Alabama. Here, he continued his career in providing various aspects of commercial brokerage services maintaining a level of production as one of Colliers top performers. Early in 2017, Mr. Thomas returned to NAI Chase Commercial Realty, Inc. where he accepted his current role as their Senior Vice President, managing the Brokerage Production Team.

Partial Client List

  • AT&T
  • IBM
  • American Express Financial Services
  • Boeing Aerospace
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • GE Aviation
  • GE Capital
  • Georgia Tech
  • Lockheed Martin
  • National Semiconductor
  • Northrup Grumman
  • Raytheon
  • Stanley Corporation

Recent Sale Transactions

  • Concourse 100 & 800, Birmingham, AL – 200,000 SF office building complex
  • Beacon Ridge Parkway, Birmingham, AL – 154,000 SF office building
  • Oxmoor Center, Oxmoor Commons, Republic Center, Snow Drive, Birmingham, AL- 300,000 SF office/industrial portfolio
  • Center Point Shopping Center -150,000 SF retail center
  • Boeing Corporate Center, Huntsville, AL – 110,000 SF office building
  • AT&T, Alabama – 30,000 SF (3 building portfolio)
  • Ram Tool and Toyota Lifts, Huntsville, AL -30,000 SF (2 building portfolio)
  • Lockheed Martin R&D Facility, North, AL – 30,000 SF R&D building
  • The Tower, Birmingham, AL – 60,000 SF office building
  • Grand Twin Towers, Birmingham, AL – 90,000 SF office portfolio