ABOUT US

Over 20 Years of Creative Property Solutions

Somerset Properties is a full service real estate company that operates in the eastern United States.  Our principals have been successfully developing, operating, and investing in commercial real estate projects for over thirty years.  Since 1996 we have been building real property solutions for our clientele of investors and property owners.

In addition to being real estate investors, Somerset Properties provides a full complement of services for properties we own and properties we manage on behalf of other third-party landlords.  Whether it is leasing, property management, construction management, asset management, or financial analysis we use the latest technology, an attention to detail, and a collaborative approach that the large national firms don’t offer.

Our Team

Anthony N. Brady
Principal and President
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Anthony N. BradyPrincipal and President

Mr. Brady founded Somerset Properties in 1996 and has been in commercial real estate business since 1980. During his career he has been responsible for acquiring, developing, managing, and financing millions of square feet of commercial office, industrial, retail, and multi-family properties in the U.S.

Prior to forming Somerset Properties, in 1986 Mr. Brady was co-founder and President of Penn Square Properties, a Philadelphia full-service real estate firm. Prior to moving to Philadelphia, Mr. Brady started his career in Washington, D.C. in 1980 where he worked for the development firm Interstate General Corporation where he built and managed office, retail and multi-family projects in DC and MD. He then joined the Investment Division of Smithy Braeden as a mortgage broker for commercial properties in DC, VA & MD.

Mr. Brady holds a B.A. from Middlebury College, and is a licensed real estate broker in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

Mark White
Principal
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Mark WhitePrincipal

For the past thirty years Mr. White has been actively involved in all facets of owning and operating commercial real estate.  During his career he has acquired, developed, and managed more than 10 million square feet of commercial property transactions valued at more than $2 billion including office, industrial, multi-family, retail, and hospitality properties in the U.S.

Prior to joining Somerset Properties, Mr. White was a principal with Capmark Investments where he completed acquisitions and joint ventures nationally for the firm’s equity real estate program.  Before Capmark he was Senior Vice President of Acquisitions at Urdang, and Vice President at Equitable where he spent nine years as an investment officer and loan workout specialist.  Mr. White started his career with TFW Associates where he oversaw the multi-family property management team, and worked on the firm’s office development projects. 

Mr. White holds an M.B.A. from Hofstra University, and a B.S. from Drexel University.  He is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Pennsylvania.

Jennifer Wierman
Chief Marketing Officer
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Jennifer WiermanChief Marketing Officer

Ms. Wierman has over thirty years of commercial real estate leasing and management experience.  She oversees all of Somerset’s leasing activities throughout the U.S. Prior to joining Somerset, Ms. Wierman had direct leasing responsibility for over 4,000,000 square feet of suburban office space with Brandywine Realty Trust.

Before Brandywine, Ms. Wierman was responsible for leasing and broker management for Keystone Property Trust where she oversaw a multi-state portfolio of 35 suburban office buildings.  Ms. Wierman began her career as Director of Asset Management with Bell Atlantic Properties in Philadelphia where she oversaw operations for three high-rise office buildings.

Ms. Wierman is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts where she was a scholarship athlete.  She is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Pennsylvania.

James Sundahl
Chief Financial Officer
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James SundahlChief Financial Officer

In his capacity as CFO Mr. Sundahl oversees all of Somerset’s accounting, reporting, and financing activities and participates in the firm’s acquisition and capital raising efforts.  Prior to joining Somerset Mr. Sundahl was Vice President at Capmark Investments where he had asset management responsibility for 32 properties and associated partnerships and analyzed acquisition opportunities for the firm’s equity real estate group.  Before Capmark Mr. Sundahl was an underwriter with GMAC Commercial Mortgage in the proprietary lending group where he was responsible for structuring preferred equity, mezzanine debt, and senior mortgages.  Mr. Sundahl began his career with Legg Mason Real Estate Services in their investment advisory group where he oversaw accounting and reporting for a portfolio of office, industrial, and multi-family properties.

Mr. Sundahl is a graduate of Syracuse University where he double-majored in accounting and economics.

Bill Berry
Chief Operating Officer
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Bill BerryChief Operating Officer

Mr. Berry is a commercial real estate specialist with over 20 years of diverse investment and management experience. He is responsible for overseeing all of Somerset’s property management operations and is a key member of the firm’s senior management team, focusing on strategic planning and investment analysis.  Mr. Berry joined Somerset from Hunt Investment Management where he was the asset manager for a $600 million, 16-property portfolio comprised of office & retai l properties, and 2,300 multi-family apartment units.  Prior to his time with Hunt, Mr. Berry spent seven years with Capmark Investments, and five years with Legg Mason Real Estate Services working on asset management assignments. Mr. Berry started his career as a mortgage loan underwriter for Allfirst Financial.    

Mr. Berry received an MBA degree from Villanova University and a B.A. degree from James Madison University.

Tom Wohlsen
Regional Manager, PA
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Tom WohlsenRegional Manager, PA

Mr. Wohlsen is a senior property management and facilities expert with over 20 years of experience working with major corporate clients to manage and maintain their commercial real estate needs.  He has worked on numerous complex properties and projects, including the conversion of a 750,000 sf single tenant operations center into an integrated multi-tenant facility after the post-bankruptcy break-up of the GMAC residential lending platform.

Prior to joining Somerset Properties, Mr. Wohlsen was Regional Manager with Jones Lang LaSalle managing facilities related services for Ally Financial in PA, NJ, Washington, DC and Canada.  Mr. Wohlsen has also held senior level positions with CBRE, Trammell Crow Co., and Summit Bank.

Mr. Wohlsen received a B.A. degree from Bridgewater College.  He is a LEED Green Associate.

Kathy Christy
Vice President/Corporate Controller
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Kathy ChristyVice President/Corporate Controller

Ms. Christy is the Corporate Controller for Somerset Properties. She has over 30 years of experience in Real Estate Accounting. She assists the CFO in all of Somerset’s financial activities and system requirements. Ms. Christy has direct responsibility for the firms Human Resources. She researches and bids out insurance coverage for all of Somerset’s Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Properties. Prior to joining Somerset, she held senior accounting positions with Brandywine Realty Trust and Rouse & Associates (aka Liberty Property Trust).

Ms. Christy holds a B.S. in Accounting from Cabrini University. She is a licensed Notary Public in Pennsylvania.

Peter Narog
Vice President Acquisitions
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Peter NarogVice President Acquisitions

Mr. Narog has spent the past nine years evaluating real estate investment opportunities in markets across the United States.  He has extensive experience analyzing office, multi-family, industrial and retail properties.  In his role as VP of Acquisitions he has responsibility for sourcing, underwriting, conducting due diligence, and closing new investments.  He maintains close relationships with brokers and lenders in the markets Somerset Properties’ targets for new investments and oversees the new business pipeline.  Prior to joining Somerset Properties, Mr. Narog was an acquisitions associate with Cornerstone Real Estate Advisors and Prologis.

Mr. Narog received a B.S. degree from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.  He is a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Pennsylvania.