Thomas Duke is a full service commercial real estate firm - supporting property owners, investors, and tenants in Southeast Michigan for over 40 years.
We provide the premium services of a global firm, with the personal experience only a smaller firm can provide. With five generations of commercial property experience, Thomas Duke has earned its place as a regional leader in commercial real estate.
8.33 Acres Zoned Heavy & Light Industrial. Located in Lyon Township - One of SE Michigan's fastest-growing communities in the State of Michigan. Just off of Grand River - quick freeway access both east and westbound. Major developments in the immediate and surrounding area. (2) parcels 2.34 ac & 5.99 ac. - Can possibly be sold separately. All zoning information is permitted and special land uses are in the brochure.
CCIM, Senior Partner
Great-grandson of the immigrant Thomas, this Thomas Duke plunged into business independently and singlehandedly, having seen in his elders the value of learning from the ground up.
CCIM, Senior Partner
Mark excels in the sale of both user and investment properties as well as land. With his background in personal direct marketing, analysis, and research, he provides clients with systematic solutions to their real estate needs.
October 18, 2022
“Hello, Steve. I’m calling to keep my promise.” On the phone was a man who had asked me to list his Livonia car sales and repair shop in 1998. After we had begun marketing the...
October 12, 2022
Nothing about the property looked unsellable: A 24,000 square-foot light industrial building on 3.39 acres on Michigan Avenue in Canton Township. With the high demand for light industrial products, a sale at the $895,000 asking...
September 8, 2022
The business of commercial real estate can be wildly inconsistent. Markets swing. Interest rates jump or creep, up or down. Property regulations change. What is consistent is the Thomas Duke Company approach to commercial real...
In the 1880s a young Thomas Duke left Nova Scotia for Detroit, tools in hand. He set about using them to construct commercial buildings, like the Detroit Sanitarium, in a city fast expanding with new manufacturing and business.
His son George left grade school to work with cement crews. Later he expanded his skills and began constructing not only commercial buildings but also hundreds of semi-custom homes from Detroit to Ypsilanti, before the depression and following World War II.