Name: Chuck Merritt
Company: Merritt Environmental
What was your greatest professional accomplishment in 2019?
Playing golf for 24 hours straight in a simulator to raise money for charity.
What was your most notable project, deal, or transaction in 2019?
Working with a client developing two sites in the Bronx that will be entered into the NYC brownfields program in which remediation will be conducted during the excavation and new construction phase.
What are your predictions for commercial real estate in 2020?
More and more industrial sites in the outer boroughs of Manhattan will become desirable for redevelopment. Opportunity Zone sites and other government incentives will encourage this investment.