William R. Deasey

Bill is a Vice President at NAI Geis Realty Group, Inc. His career spans over twenty five years in the commercial real estate business specializing in representing tenants in the leasing and sale of retail and investment properties throughout the Philadelphia Region.

Prior to joining NAI Geis Realty Group, Inc., Mr. Deasey spent nine years as the Partner at Fidelity Commercial Real Estate Alliance in King of Prussia, PA. He joined Fidelity Commercial after ten years as a Broker at CB Commercial Real Estate Group in the Philadelphia region.

There he helped create CB’s local retail brokerage team. Bill was the top retail specialist, four of his first five years at CB Commercial and was the top five broker in Philadelphia’s three office regions in 1990. From 1990 until 1994, Bill was the Philadelphia Board of Realtors Platinum Club recipient. Bill has been actively involved in the leasing and sale of over 650,000,000 square feet for more than $1,380,000,000 in consideration during the past twenty five years.

Selected Career Highlights

Mr. Deasey’s most recent deal highlights include the lease of 25,000 SF in Marlton, NJ to REI, Inc., for $4.2 million. Other notable transactions include:

  • Represented Wendy's in site selection and negotiations of five leases in the Philadelphia MSA
  • Represented the Trustees of the Merriam Trust in the sale of 51 acres of land in Middletown, PA to Oxford Valley Ventures for $8.1 million
  • Represented Fidelity Bank in the sale of 160 acres (former Downingtown Inn & Gold Course) to JL Properties for a 600,000 SF power center
  • Represented Galyan’s World of Sports in the site selection and negotiations of three leases totaling over 271,000 SF in the Minneapolis MSA
  • Represented Gateway Computers in site selection and negotiations of 12 leases totaling 114,300 SF throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey and Delaware
  • Represented Walgreens Drugstore in the site selection and acquisition of two properties totaling 11.2 acres of $2.9 million
  • Represented Dave & Buster’s in site selection and lease negotiations for an 80,000 SF restaurant on Delaware Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
  • Represented IKEA in the purchase of over 285 acres in Oakland, CA; Paramus, NJ; Conshohocken, PA; Minneapolis, MN; Atlanta, GA; Detroit, MI; Boston, MA; College Park, MD and Torrance, CA
  • Represented Trader Joe’s in site selection and negotiations of 7 leases totaling 68,760 SF in the Tri-State (PA, NJ, DE) area
  • Represented Fidelity Investments in site selection and negotiations of 5 leases totaling 39,500 SF in the Philadelphia MSA 


  • Wheeling Jesuit University, Bachelor of Arts, History


  • Active member and former State Director and Operations Chairman in International Counsel of Shopping Centers (ICSC) for PA, NJ and DE
  • Invited guest speaker for National Association of Corporate Real Estate Executives (NACORE) International

Corporate Clients Served

  • Trader Joe’s
  • Fidelity Investments
  • REI
  • Bellini Furniture
  • IKEA
  • Bridgestone Firestone
  • Philadelphia Insurance Co.
  • Elite Group
  • Wendy's
William R. Deasey

William R. Deasey

Vice President
(215) 620-6287
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Wayne, PA 19087

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Philadelphia, PA 19103

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