NAI Hallmark Partners has been selected by CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP), commercial real estate’s leading internet provider of information, analytics and marketing services, to receive the following CoStar Power Broker Awards:

Top Leasing Firm:

Top Office Leasing Broker:
Patrick Thornton, Principal

Top Industrial Leasing Broker:
Christian Harden, Vice President

This annual award recognizes the “best of the best” in commercial real estate brokerage by highlighting the U.S. firms and individual brokers who closed the highest transaction volumes in commercial property sales or leases in 2012 in their respective markets.

“NAI Hallmark Partners is privileged to have a core group of brokers whose success is marked by a comprehensive understanding of the market and an unwavering commitment to our clients,” said Dave Auchter, Executive Vice President of NAI Hallmark Partners. “Patrick and Christian are best-in-class individuals and as we look to grow our firm we see the CoStar Power Broker status as a solid measurement of performance.”

The complete list of 2012 CoStar Power Broker Awards winners can be found at