Empire South Commercial Real Estate was founded by Jonathan Sarnat, in 2006.

Sarnat strives to provide a wide range of comprehensive services to owners, investors, developers, institutions and or tenant/users of commercial properties.

Clients have benefited from a proven track record in virtually every facet of the commercial real estate industry including:

  • Property Disposition - Sales or Lease
  • Investment Sales
  • Tenant Relocation - Lease or Purchase
  • Land Brokerage
  • Tenant Subleasing/Downsizing
  • Renegotiation of existing lease
  • Build to Suit
  • Tax deferred exchange

Representative clients include:

  • ABC Laser USA
  • Commercial Casualty Insurance Company of North Carolina
  • D.M. Bowman Transportation
  • The First Fidelity Companies
  • Glenborough Realty Trust
  • JW Broadcasting - AM 1690 WMLB Radio & News Talk AM 1160
  • North Carolina Insurance Commission
  • OA Development
  • Timberland Investment Resources
  • T. Rowe Price

In business since 1993, Sarnat was formerly the Director of Commercial Properties with Atlanta Real Estate Partners. He also worked as a Director with Advantis/GVA in that firm's industrial properties group. He has been an Atlanta resident since 1978 and has established strong relationships with the city's professional commercial real estate community. Sarnat earned a Bachelors degree from University of Wisconsin, Madison.