With a diverse professional background in both local government and public finance, as well as extensive experience providing full-service commercial real estate services, Cathy is a real asset when it comes to working with BARBERMURPHY clients in the commercial, investment and industrial sectors.
Cathy focuses primarily on the needs of national, regional and local office/retail users seeking to lease space and investors seeking to acquire buildings, land or development sites. While the majority of her listings are in the Madison County market, she also has experience working on a national scale.
Cathy has vast knowledge of all aspects of the municipal process and economic development, including site selection, tax increment financing districts, business development districts and enterprise zones. Prior to joining BARBERMURPHY, Cathy provided consulting services for local governments and private developers in the Metro St. Louis area.
She has helped industrial and development clients finance projects through the issuance of industrial revenue bonds and other public bond issuances. Her unique background spans the development spectrum and positions Cathy to be able to help BARBERMURPHY development clients understand available incentives in addition to navigating the local process in each community.
Transactions she has been involved in range from structuring $40 million bond issues to leasing just 500 square feet of office space, and clients range from larger corporate entities making strategic acquisitions and significant real estate users to mom-and-pop businesses. Area foodies might be interested to know Cathy coordinated the lease for Peel Wood Fired Pizza -- a Mike Shannon restaurant -- in Edwardsville, Ill.
Cathy has been recognized by the St. Louis Small Business Monthly as a one of 100 "People to Know" in the Metro East.
- Illinois Realtors
- Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois
- Growth Association of Southwestern Illinois (board member, former chair of the Developer’s Tour Committee)
- Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce (board member, chairman of the board 2014-2017, current chair of the Policy Council)
- Southern Illinois University Edwardsville -- Edwardsville, Ill. -- Master's Degree in Public Administration
- Southern Illinois University Edwardsville -- Edwardsville, Ill. -- Bachelor's Degree in Communications
Potential Redevelopment Site
2.39-Acre Site For Potential Redevelopment. Average Daily Traffic Counts on Rt 159 of 20,100. Additional 1.42 Acres adjoining is also available. All Utilities available. Reduced Sale Price: $8.
Religious Facility/Potential Redevelopment Site
Existing 9,680* SF Church Building With Rt 159 Visibility and Access Located on 2.39-Acre Site. Sanctuary for approximately 200 w/Coffee Bar, 5 Classrooms and Fellowship Hall. 5 Air Conditioning Units w/4 Less than 5-Years Old. Roof Replacement in Last 6-years. 5 Heating Units (3 Replaced Last 3 Years). New Electrical/Upgraded. Floors have been replaced (Abated).
1,500 SF Professional Office Space for Lease
1,582 SF Professional Office Space for Lease in the Magnolia Commons Office Park. New construction build-out to tenant's specific needs. Located in Magnolia Commons office park on Meridian Road and Rt. 157. Park tenants are a mix of medical and professional businesses. Tenants improvement allowance negotiated based on tenants credit and term.Lease Rate: $12.
Re-Use | Redevelopment Opportunity on IL-159
Re-Use/Redevelopment Opportunity with existing 13,212 SF former automotive sales/service building. 2.77+/- Acre Corner Site with 2 direct entrances on Rt 159 (19,600 ADT) and additional side street access. Showroom (7,504 SF) with 16-Bay Service Areas with Overhead Doors (10'; 14'; 16'). Ceiling height ranging 20' to 22'. Environmental Assessment Completed.
3,400 SF - 7,600 SF Office Space for Lease
7,600 SF Bldg w/Above Market Office Finish. Can Be Subdivided into Two Units with Separate Entrances. Minimum Unit is Approximately 3,540 SF. Available Back-Up Generator, Electrical Capacity, Temperature Controlled Server Room. See Floor Plan for Bldg Layout. Each Unit Contains: Conference Room W/Projectors; Kitchens; Bathrooms; Multi Large Offices.
Freestanding former Kmart Building available for Redevelopment
Site Available For Sale. Call Broker for Sale Pricing Information. 12.29-Acre Site with 98,586 Former K-Mart Bldg & Multi-Bay Car Wash. Located within Commercial/Retail Corridor on Nameoki Road. Site Includes Former Car Wash Property. Re-Use/Redevelopment Potential. All Re-Use Options Will Be Considered. Additional Adjacent 8-Acres Available For Sale.Lease Rate: $6.50-$12.
Meridian Center - Class A Office Space Available
Class A Office Space for Lease in the Meridian Centre Office Complex. Professional Center with mixture of Office, Financial and Medical Users. Fiber "LIT" Building.Meridian Centre Two: 4,400 SF (3,828 Usable) on 3rd FloorLease Rate: $19.
18,000 SF Junior Box Retail Building for Lease
Stand Alone 17,994 SF Junior Box Retail Space Available For Sale or Lease. Newer Construction (2008). Located on adjacent out-parcel of Wood River Centre containing Walmart Supercenter and other retail strip and stand alone restaurants. Retail/Restaurant hub for neighboring communities and located immediately on I-255/R-IL-111 in Wood River. Use Restriction for building. Please contact broker.
1.42 Acres at Signalized Corner
1.42 +/- Acres Available on Signalized Corner of Rt 159 and Vadalabene Dr. in Maryville. Limited Sites at Lighted Intersections in Rt 159 corridor. Site has Direct Access to Rt 159 and additional access on Vadalabene Drive. High ADT Count: 20,100 (Rt 159); 13,700 (Vadalabene). Utilities Near or At Site. Great for Banks, Retail, Fast Food or Medical Office.
3.2 Acre Mixed Creative Use Development Site
3.20-Acre Frontage Out Lot Located at Sunset Hills Country Club Overlooking the 18th Tee. 353' of Frontage on IL Route 157 with 14,400 ADT. Site can Be Subdivided For Multiple Lots. Ideal Hotel and/or Office/Retail Setting within Route 157 Office Corridor. Build to Suit Available. Mixed/Creative Use Development to Compliment Course.Sale Price: $10.
25+ Acre Development Site; Will Divide
25+ Acre Development Site25 Acres for Sale in Maryville, IL. Site is located in the Anderson Hospital corridor on State Route 162 in Path of Progress of Residential and Office/Retail Development. Property is adjacent to the Village of Maryville's TIF District; all utilities are available at site. Convenient access to Interstate 270; Interstate 55/70; and IL Route 159.