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.
- 97% occupied Office/Retail building. - 7.6% cap rate at asking price (Income/Expense statements and Rent Roll available upon request). - Tremendous location - fronting Novi Road as an outlot to12 Oaks Mall. - Ease of accessibility to freeways and dozens of restaurant, shopping and entertainment amenities surrounding this property have resulted in near 100% historial occupancy. - Unrealized upside in monetizing approximately 5,200 sf of unfinished lower level space.
- Class A Medical/Office Building. - 100% occupied by long standing tenants, each of whom with significant contributions to the buildout of the premises. - The 12 Mile Road and Northwestern Highway corridors surrounding this property are the premier medical and general office hubs of the dense Farmington Hills/Southfield office market.
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.
July 26, 2021
It might seem surprising, but it’s true: Commercial real estate, done well, is a business based in good listening. A longtime client asked to speak with me. For more than forty years he’s owned and...
June 9, 2021
From the time I was 16 years old and drew it for an architecture class, I’ve loved the grand Victorian home at 39040 Seven Mile in Livonia. Made into a law office in 1978, the...
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.