Profile

Brasler Properties delivers multi-tenant industrial space and transforms unproductive Brownfield sites into competitive Build To Suit opportunities close to public transport and attractive labor markets.


As a third generation family owned small service-intensive organization managing long-term assets, Brasler's mission is for tenant's needs to be met immediately, efficiently and economically. The broader environmental benefits of redeveloping industrial properties for future re-use, in many instances surpass the popularly recognized LEED, ‘Green Building’ Standards.


In Australia, Brasler operates in coordination with Highgate Management on multidiscipline property repositioning to highest and best use. More on Highgate Management.





2016

  • North East Industrial Real Estate Summit - Newark New Jersey - Chris Brasler, invited speaker Pennsylvania Land Development, Industrial market and Economic Development commentary
  • Berks 61(BERKS61.com) BTS - 19 Acres - 280,000SF approved for 2016 construction Muhlenberg Township, Berks County
  • Berks 61 approved for LERTA 
  • Berks 222(BERKS222.com) BTS - 52 Acres 2(x) 180,000SF 2017 construction Muhlenberg Township, Berks County
  • Berks 222 approved for LERTA
  • 325 Salem Church Road, York PA 785,400SF Target Stores Distribution Center - SOLD.(in partnership with Endurance Real Estate Group)



2015

  • Chris Brasler, Invited Speaker, Berks County Land Development Symposium - November 2015
  • Chris Brasler, Invited Speaker, NorthEast Industrial Real Estate Summit - June 2015

2014

  • Acquisition investment: 325 Salem Church Road, York, PA - 625,000 square feet 40’ Clear Distribution Warehouse
  • Rt 61 Distribution Center 100% leased sold to CCP Tuckerton Partners for $14.5 Million.
  • IFS Industries Leases 35,000sf Unit 7 at the Rt 61 Distribution Center.

2013/12

  • Endurance Real Estate Group sells 2834 Schoeneck Road, Lehigh Valley. Brasler - Investor
  • Landis Logistics term leases 79,000sf for pick and pack, warehousing and distribution requirement.
  • Pratt Corrugated Holdings, Inc. leases Unit 1, 115,000sf for 10 years. Pratt's Display Division production space will include 6,000sf of new offices, a new entry design, new parking for 70 vehicles and upgraded docks and T-5 high lumen count lighting.
  • EthoSource term leases 45,000sf for a new showroom and warehousing for retailing of their used and new office furniture selection.
  • Reitnouer Inc. Leases 80,000sf at the Rt 61 Distribution Center in Reading PA for it's new Raildecks aluminum international container trailer bed production facility.
  • Stericycle Leases flex building at Rt 61 Distribution Center.
  • PVH Corp and Pratt set up temporary pick and pack distribution operations at RT 61.
  • Brasler & Endurance sell 400,000sf Premium Business Center in Reading, PA to STAG Industrial for $43.00 per sf.
  • Brasler Completed Phase 2 design, code compliance and delivery of 15,000sf new offices, production improvements, 6,000sf of building additions and site improvements for Packaging Corporation of America(NYSE: PKG) 228,000sf corrugated finished products plant in Reading PA.

In 1999, Brasler identified Central and Eastern Pennsylvania as under-appreciated areas of consistent growth and industrial investment potential and initiated several Industrial rehab projects. Past activities included the acquisition, lease up and disposition of a 200,000 square foot Richardson Drive facility in Lancaster and the former Caterpillar 1,500,000+ square foot 'Butterfly Project' transformation into the York Business Center.(see YBC Success Story to understand this world class redevelopment better)


As part of its ongoing commitment to the community, Brasler, since 1982 continues to provide The Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis Education (AAYTE) organization pro bono work. Throughout the past decade Brasler oversaw the site selection and construction of the new $12 Million, 80,000 Square Foot AAYTE Center, as well as the disposition of the former 32,000 Square Foot site in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia. Currently, 8,500 children participate in AAYTE's tennis and scholastic programs.


"Bob Brasler, Artis Ore and the AAYTC kids at the completion of the new tennis center" - September, 2006