Debra Stracke Anderson, CCIM, SIOR

President & CEO

1750 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 1500. McLean, Virginia, 22102 USA
+1 (703) 758-7479

Languages:

English

Washington, D.C.

Commercial Real Estate

Sloan Street Advisors, Inc.

Sloan Street Advisors / ITRA Global, a commercial real estate firm based in the Washington, D.C. area, exclusively represents corporate tenants and users of office and industrial space. The company is the D.C. affiliate for ITRA Global, which provides representation of corporate tenants and buyers worldwide. With a focus on Washington, D.C. tenant representation, along with advisement in major markets around the globe, Sloan Street Advisors offers world class expertise and experience.

Debra Stracke Anderson CCIM, SIOR, founder and president, is a highly effective tenant representative and advisor. She has been described by clients as creative, persistent and a master negotiator. A valued client explained, “Debra possesses a unique ability to work with all parties involved in a transaction in order to create a win-win scenario for all. Her communication skills, market knowledge and attention to detail are second to none.”

Debra earned the SIOR designation, based on business volume, for which only a small percentage of professionals have qualified. She also earned the CCIM designation, denoting a graduate level education in commercial real estate investment. She ranked in SIOR’s “Top 100 Global Office Transactions for 2015”, was selected by the Washington Business Journal and Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal for “Best of 2010 and 2015” in the category of largest lease transactions, and was chosen a “Virginia Woman of Influence” for 2014 by Virginia Lawyers Media. Debra was named an “Industry Legend” in 2013 by Real Estate Forum, the leading national publication of the commercial real estate industry, and in 2018 was inducted into the publication’s “Hall of Fame”.

Debra has served for many years on the ITRA Global Board of Directors, including three terms as Chairman, and received the “Exemplary Service Award”. She was recently elected Chairman for a fourth term. In 2016, she received the “Ronald R. Pollina PhD Diamond Leadership Award”, the top honor conferred by ITRA Global to recognize outstanding leadership, mentorship and contributions to the organization. She has also served on the board of organizations that work to improve the lives of at-risk children.

Services

Tenant Representation

• Strategic Consulting

Site Selection

Leasing & Renewals

Subleasing, Assignment, Disposition

• Purchase & Owner/Users

Practice Areas

• Office

• Government & Institutions

• Law firms

• Non-profits

• Industrial

• Warehouse & Storage

• Distribution centers

• Flex & R&D Showrooms

Following are some interesting facts about Washington DC and its commercial real estate market…

  • Washington, District of Columbia, covers 68 square miles, built on land that was originally part of Maryland and Virginia.
  • Prior to 1846, the area encompassed by the city of Alexandria, Virginia and Alexandria County (now Arlington County), was also part of the District of Columbia until retroceded to Virginia.
  • Washington, D.C. is not a state, nor is it part of any state, but rather a unique “federal district” created specifically to be the seat of government.
  • Washington was the first major city to require developers to adhere to guidelines established by the U.S. Green Building Council.
  • D.C. has the third-largest downtown in the U.S. in terms of commercial office space, behind New York City and Chicago.
  • In a survey by Brookings Institution in 2007, Washington, D.C. was reported to be the most walkable city in the United States.
  • D.C. ranked No. 3 in the nation in workplace happiness, behind only San Jose and San Francisco, in a 2013 study released by careerbliss.com.
  • Washington is second only to the Silicon Valley, CA region in educational attainment.