Michael McGovern

Specializing in multi-unit and office space in the city of Albany.
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Michael McGovern

Associate Broker

Phone: 518 465 1400 x219
Email: mmcgovern@naiplatform.com

Scope of Service Experience

McGovern is a Commercial Real Estate Broker licensed in NY and MA who specializes in leasing, sales, management, buyer brokerage, and tenant representation of office space to the Legal, High Tech, and Medical industries and also handles Multi‐Unit Properties. He has done so for over 40 years, in Boston, New York City, and in Albany, NY.

Background & Experience

McGovern has been a real estate broker for over 40 years in Boston, MA., New York City, and Albany, NY. While in Boston he sold multi-million dollar properties in the downtown area, leased and managed residential and commercial space in Boston and on Martha’s Vineyard, and leased, managed, and sold the property for the former Assistant District Attorney for over 20 years. He also acted as a general contractor. While in New York City, McGovern worked on Soho, Tribeca, and Greenwich Village property, focusing on leasing office space and the leasing and sale of condominiums and residential apartments. In Albany, McGovern ran McGovern Real Estate, specializing in leasing office space to major Law Firms, High Tech, and Medical organizations and acted as a New York Tenant Representative for US Bank.
He has worked with Empire State Development and The Center for Economic Growth. As the Vice President of Park South, he has assisted Albany Medical Center with its billion dollar expansion. McGovern has also been a member of The Screen Actors Guild for 30 years, has appeared in numerous films and television programs, and was a winner of the MTV Basement Tapes Competition. He also has toured with the Allman Brothers Band, Cheap Trick, and many other major acts.


Harvard University, Cambridge, MA – Master of Liberal Arts Candidate

Northeastern University, Boston, MA – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Cum Laude)

Professional Associations & Designations

  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Brokers (CIREB)
  • Greater Capital Association of Realtors (GCAR)
  • Screen Actors Guild (SAG)
  • American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA)
  • Vice President of Park South Neighborhood Association, Albany, NY.

Significant Transactions

Transaction History

Leasing of professional office space in Albany, NY to law, high tech, medical, and financial organizations. Sales, leasing, and management of commercial and multi-unit properties throughout New York State, Boston, and New York City. Acted as East Coast representative for US Bank.

Strategic Clients

  • Dollar Tree
  • Downtown Albany Redevelopment
  • Hampshire Properties
  • Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLC
  • Hancock & Estabrook
  • O’Connell & Aronowitz
  • American Heart Association
  • US Bank
  • Anelli Xavier
  • Chesapeake Energy
  • Segura Financial
  • Energy Choice New York State
  • NY Rifle & Pistol Association
  • Mike Burgess Law
  • The Vidal Group
  • Emils News
  • Zap Courier
  • Red Horse Strategies
  • Commonwealth Avenue Real Estate