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Danet Linares


Danet Linares is Vice Chairman of Blanca Commercial Real Estate, Inc., the leading independently owned commercial real estate services firm in Florida. With more than two decades of experience in the commercial real estate industry, she has been involved in some of the largest commercial real estate transactions to take place in South Florida in recent years, including major office leases at 1450 Brickell Office Tower, MiamiCentral, 396 Alhambra and One Park Square at Doral as well as part of the team that negotiated The Miami Herald Media Company in its relocation to Doral.

Ms. Linares has worked on behalf of owners such as Banyan Street Capital, Lincoln Property Company, Codina Partners, Shorenstein, TA Realty and FECI. She also serves as the real estate advisor to notable clients such as The Miami Foundation, Endeavor, Knight Foundation and Schwartz Media.

Prior to joining Blanca Commercial Real Estate in 2009, Ms. Linares led leasing efforts for the owners of 600 Brickell, Miami Tower and Southeast Financial Center. Throughout her career, Ms. Linares has successfully completed over 6 million square feet of office lease transactions.

Community Involvement:

  • Miami Downtown Development Authority, Board Member
  • International Women’s Forum, Board Member
  • The Miami Center for Architecture & Design, Board Member
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Board Member
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, New World Center Committee, Past Chair
  • CREW Miami, Past Board Member, Past President
  • City of Miami, Beautification Committee, Member

Awards & Recognition:

  • Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce – AXA Advisors Business Woman of the Year Award “Outstanding Real Estate Professional”
  • Real Estate Forum’s “Women of Influence,”
  • South Florida Business Journal “Influential Businesswoman”
  • CoStar “Power Broker”
  • Florida Real Estate Journal, “Top Woman in CRE”
  • CREW “Member of the Year”
  • South Florida CEO “Best Commercial Real Estate Agent”
  • South Florida Business Journal “CRE Heavy Hitter”
  • NAIOP Award for Office Deal of the Year
  • CBRE “CB Richard Ellis Global 100”
  • CBRE “Top 25”