About

Harry Cohn

Harry Cohn

President and CEO

Harry began his real estate career in 1991 when he opened his first real estate office, Sweet Home Chicago Apartment Locators.  After selling the company to a Chicago investor, Harry decided to move to Detroit and start a family.  From 1995 – 2013, Harry had the privilege of working for Detroit’s most successful brokerage offices including: Schostak Brothers, Friedman Real Estate and Broder & Sachse Development.  During his employment, Harry was a top producing broker where he earned multiple awards culminating in the 2008 Broker of the Year award.

In 2013, Harry decided to take the next step in his commercial real estate career by launching Cohn Commercial Properties.

The firm currently employees a staff of five committed and dedicated real estate professionals where his staff provides their expertise in Brokerage, Construction, Management, and Marketing.

Harry is proud to have represented transactions from shopping center owners and management companies to independent tenants. His relationships with many of the country’s largest retailers have made Cohn Commercial Properties a trusted name in the commercial real estate industry.  Some of the relationships include: Walmart, Home Depot, Kroger, Marshalls, Michaels, Planet Fitness and dozens of other retailers.

Over the past 25 years Harry has represented over 470 commercial transactions totaling over 14 Million Square feet.

Marcel Pearl

Marcel Pearl

Broker Associate

Marcel is a Commercial Retail Estate Broker in the City of Detroit. While Marcel’s focus has been on Retail Commercial Real Estate, He also has been involved in other real estate genres including: apartments, industrial, and vacant land.

His experience working with buyers, sellers, tenants and landlords has made him keenly aware of the needs and wants of the Detroit-centered client.

Marcel has carved out a niche within the neighborhoods of Detroit. His unprecedented understanding of the unique needs that come with doing business within the City, is a huge asset to Cohn Commercial Properties.  As a life-long Detroiter, Marcel is able to build relationships like very few can. Recognizing the importance of interacting with various business entities, helps him facilitate transactions with many important financial and developing organizations like: the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, Community Development Financial Institutes (CDFI), and other non-profit neighborhood-based development organizations (Motor City Match and Grandmont-Rosedale Development Corporation.)

After studying finance at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, Marcel started a career in sales and now has more than 14 years of experience understanding the necessity of what makes a good deal for both the landlord and the buyer. The knowledge learned from his experience has augmented Marcel’s abilities to facilitate all types of commercial real estate transactions.

Marcel is a member of ICSC and Costar both which support industry-specific growth and networking in commercial real estate.

Amber Briggs

Amber Briggs

Marketing & Administration Specialist

Amber is a Graduate of Michigan State University. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Media and Information with a focus on web development. Amber’s experience in clerical duties, data entry, research, programming language and social media and web maintenance, have made her an integral part of the Cohn Commercial Team. She has worked for companies such as Volkswagen Group of America, The Office For Survey Research and The City of Pontiac. She is involved in her community and is hoping to gain more skills in marketing and web development as her career continues. Amber has proven herself a valuable team member in a short amount of time on the Cohn Commercial Properties team and we are thrilled to have her on our staff.

Todd Rosenzweig

Todd Rosenzweig

Managing Partner at Wildcat Management LLC

Cohn Commercial Properties is happy to announce the addition of Todd Rosenzweig to our enthusiastic team!  Todd’s 29 years of Commercial Retail Management and Construction allows Cohn Commercial to expand into new segments of the commercial Real Estate arena.  His role will include property management and construction to our tenants through Wildcat Management, an affiliate of Cohn Commercial. This allows creative build-out opportunities for new and existing tenants to expand or re-design their current businesses. Todd’s attention to financial details and a sincere desire to exceed client goals is what makes Todd an excellent addition to our team.  Please consider Wildcat Management as a trusted partner is your organizations growth plan.