Exclusive Search Services

Our exclusive search service has grown rapidly since it was first offered in 1985. This comprehensive service is tailored to fit the needs of each individual Colonial Realty client. Each search begins with an assessment of client needs and proceeds through move-in and the resolution of all outstanding construction issues. Similar to traditional owner representation, our commitment and personal involvement extends to every aspect of the search process.


  • Assessment of client’s needs
  • Define project parameters – location, facility, financial
  • Develop schedule


  • Compilation of alternatives
  • Analyze alternative
  • Selection process
  • Negotiation
  • Monitoring progress of legal instruments


  • Monitor construction progress


  • Monitor move-in progress

Follow Up:

  • Monitor follow-up issues – construction, additional space requirement

I have known and worked with Colonial Realty since the late 90’s and have been working with them ever since. The principals of Colonial are consummate professionals, enabling parties with sometimes opposing viewpoints to successfully come together and “close the deal”. I recommend them highly.

– Daniel F. Keane, President Associated Community Brokers, Inc. Southport, Connecticut