NAI Charter Leases Office Space to Thompson Engineering Company

CHATTANOOGA, TN – December 28, 2015 – Arnold E. Farmer, CCIM, SIOR of NAI Charter announces the relocation of Thompson Engineering, and their new lease of 7,000 square feet of class “A” office space for seven plus years to in the Broad Street Garage Associates building located at 830 Chestnut Street, located in the heart of the central business district of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Thompson Engineering was established in 1953 in Mobile, Alabama. Since then the company has grown to include multiple offices is states throughout the Southeast. Thompson engineering is a subsidiary of Thompson Holdings, with sister companies, Watermark Design Group, an interior design group, and Thompson Consulting Services a disaster recovery firm. Thompson Engineering is an employee-owned firm in multiple disciplines.

About NAI Charter

Founded in 1972, NAI Charter is Chattanooga’s premier commercial and industrial real estate service provider with a staff of 7 full time brokers with 4 holding the SIOR designation, 5 holding the CCIM designation and 1 holding the MAI designation. NAI Charter also offers a full-service property management division, Charter Management Company.

Charter Management Company currently manages 15 commercial properties totaling over 800,000 SF. The Charter Management team specializes in streamlining property operations through contractor/vendor discounts, fixed cost reduction and tenant satisfaction and retention.


About NAI Global

NAI Charter is a member of NAI Global which is the single largest, most powerful global network of owner-operated commercial real estate brokerage firms. NAI Global provides a full-range of corporate real estate services, including brokerage and leasing, property and facilities management, real estate investment and capital market services, due diligence, global supply chain consulting and related advisory services. Founded in 1978, today NAI Global member firms span the US and 54 other countries, with 400 offices and more than 5,000 local market experts on the ground, completing $55 billion of transactions annually.

NAI Global was acquired in 2012 by C-III Capital Partners, a commercial real estate services company engaged in a broad range of activities, including primary and special loan servicing, loan origination, fund management, CDO management, principal investment, title services and multifamily property management.