Partner Jonathan Mechanic quoted, <em>Real Estate Weekly</em>,

Partner Jonathan Mechanic quoted, Real Estate Weekly, "CBRE Going Public"

In an article in the February 25th Real Estate Weekly entitled "CBRE Going Public," Fried Frank real estate department head Jonathan Mechanic noted that "CB Richard Ellis' recent merger with Insignia is likely to have been a lead factor in the decision" of CBRE to go public. "'They probably think that their position in the marketplace will now be valued better by the public because of their new profile and brand name,' he said.'"