Raines Group specializes in commercial property

Raines Group specializes in commercial property

December 17th, 2011 by Will Boyles in Realestatenewhomes

The Raines Group, Inc. is a Chattanooga commercial real estate company that specializes in property management, leasing, brokerage, facilities planning, design and construction management.

The company was started by William B. Raines Jr. and Joe Rodgers on July 1, 1984 under its original name: The Center Group, Inc. Raines bought Rodgers' share of the company in 1988, and has been the sole owner since then. Since its inception, The Raines Group has provided property services to more than 10 million square feet of commercial property across the South.

Front from left are Bill Raines, Archie Burton, Rhonda Thomasson, Sherry Parris and Richard Rose. Back row from left are Patrick Seitz and Chris Wolfe. Not present in photo are Anne Najjar and Kevin Boehm.

Front from left are Bill Raines, Archie Burton,...

Some of the properties which The Raines Group has recently sold or leased include a dental office on Dayton Pike, a restaurant on Frazier Avenue, an office space on Mountain Creek Road, and

many others. The Raines Group specializes in enhancing the value of the properties that they manage, allowing investors and owners to maximize their return. Investors find the comprehensive turnkey services they offer to be both effective and convenient.

As a result of its reputation in the commercial real estate industry, many different types of clients utilize the services provided by The Raines Group. Some of these include insurance companies, real estate trusts, banks, hospitals and others.

After 39 years of experience in the real estate industry, Bill Raines is optimistic about the future.

"I would like to thank all of our tenants and buyers for a good 2011, and we've got 76 other listings that we're looking forward to offering in 2012," says Raines. "It has been a good year, and I think the market is coming back."

The Raines Group's offices are located in Four Squares Business Center at 1200 Mountain Creek Road, a property which they also manage. The company's website, www.rainesgroup.com, allows people to browse listings as well as view pictures and descriptions of the available properties.