Bennett Realty & Development (BR&D), is pleased announce that industry veteran William A. Lenaz (Bill) has joined their rapidly growing team.  Bill will play an integral part of the retail leasing team at the firm as a Retail Leasing Specialist as well as support new retail development opportunities. 

Bill has been in the Commercial Retail Real Estate industry for over 30 years serving the tri-state area including New Jersey, Staten Island, Long Island, and Westchester and Rockland Counties of New York.  Dealing exclusively with retailers, shopping centers and land, he is known for his profound expertise, work ethic and credibility.

Bill has extensive knowledge in completing complex retail transactions including new developments and existing centers. He is responsible for the leasing of over 1 million square feet of retail shopping centers which include tenants such as; Whole Foods, Best Buy, P.C. Richard & Son, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Tractor Supply, Barnes & Noble, ALDI, Trader Joe’s, and many others.  Bill has also completed countless transactions with best-in-class pad site users that include; Chase Bank, Walgreens, Wawa, Starbucks, and Chick-fil-A among many others. Additionally, he has been responsible for the completion of over 40 full-service restaurant transactions. 

“I am very happy to join the Bennett team.  Tyler has built as impressive platform that provides every possible tool and resourse that an experienced broker requires to keep up an active work load.  In addition, BR&D has development and sales divisions to round out a truly rare vertically integrated platform.”  Bill Lenaz added

Founder and CEO Tyler Bennett said, “I have known Bill for almost 20 years. During that time he has been one of the top retail leasing brokers in the region and continues to be today.  He is the full package when it comes to all-things retail real estate.  I’m delighted to have Bill on board who models our good-human first approach and am incredibly excited for the future.”  

Bill resides in Holmdel, NJ.  He graduated from New York University with a degree in Computer Science.  During off times, you can find him hitting the slopes, enjoying the pool.   Apart from Commercial Real Estate, his passions are his family and skiing/outdoor activities. 

If you have any real estate requirements contact William A. Lenaz: 732.837.4862 |

About BR&D

Bennett Realty & Development is a vertically integrated commercial real estate Advisory and Development Firm.  With over 100+ years of combined experience and in excess of $2 billion in valued transactions the firm’s Advisory Services include; Investment Sales, Retail Landlord Leasing, Tenant Representation, Commercial Sales, and Multifamily sales.  Its Development platform focuses on Commercial/Hospitality and Multifamily projects with a focus in New Jersey.

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