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Janet Backus




(206) 332 1495


(206) 255 0288


(425) 455 9138

Bellevue Office (HQ)
10900 NE 8th St
Suite 1500
Bellevue, WA 98004

Janet has specialized in investment acquisitions and sales, in the greater Puget Sound area for more than 25 years. A native of Seattle, she has represented many regional and national landlords, developers as well as investors. She has successfully handled all aspects of commercial real estate acquisition and disposition with many local, regional and national clients.

Janet has an industry track record of providing high-quality service to clients through innovative solutions to commercial real estate challenges. Her in-depth market knowledge, specific analysis of demographics, market penetration, as well as her keen understanding of the sales and development processes provide a key resource to her clients.

NAI Puget Sound Properties (2012 - Present) 

Grubb & Ellis Company (2005 - 2012)

CB Richard Ellis (2002 - 2005) 

Cushman & Wakefield (1988 - 2002)

B.A. in Sociology & Psychology, Central Washington State University
Master of Science, University of Portland

CBA - Commercial Brokers Association
ICSC - International Council of Shopping Centers
Seattle Chamber of Commerce
WSCAR - Washington State Commercial Association of Realtors

Boeing Realty, Inc.
Bank of America
Crystal Peaks Development, LLC
Douglas WIlson Companies
Fifth Ave Associates
Hardrock Cafe
Lexas Companies
Orkid Development
Tower Realty, Inc.
US Bank
Virgil J. Pague Trust