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Comprehensive Commercial Real Estate Services To The Healthcare Industry

Avant Healthcare, a division of NAI Avant, has been designed to meet the commercial real estate needs of physicians, hospitals, as well as for providers of clinical and auxiliary medical services. Founded more than 50 years ago, NAI Avant has grown into South Carolina’s most productive full-service commercial real estate company, supported by dedicated professionals in marketing, research, and valuation services.

Our Healthcare Services Team includes specialists in site selection, tenant and landlord representation, build-to-suit and fee development, property management and accounting, sales, strategic planning and consulting.

This Team is integrally involved in business and professional organizations that serve the medical and healthcare industry.

  • South Carolina Medical Managers Associates, Columbia Chapter
  • South Carolina Medical Managers Associates, Lexington Chapter
  • Institute of Real Estate Management
  • South Carolina Hospital Association
  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • South Carolina Healthcare Financial Managers Association

The Avant Healthcare specialists have enjoyed almost two decades of successfully executing real estate assignments for hospitals and medical centers. These assignments have included:

  • Consultation and Site Selection for satellite campuses, clinics, and hospital owned physician practices.
  • Planning, Development and Leasing for multi-tenant medical office buildings, satellite facilities, clinics and physicians offices both on and off of main campus locations.
  • Project Management, tenant upfits and building improvement projects and retro-fits for major and smaller medical office spaces and outpatient facilities. From project inception through move-in, we have provided our clients with oversight of the design, building, and construction of both owned buildings and in leased space.
  • Transactional Brokerage for the acquisition and/or disposition of land, buildings, or leased space.
  • Demographic Analysis, Market Research, and Strategic Planning services are provided on a custom designed basis tracking growth trends and demographic variables as a key component of the strategic planning process.

The Avant Healthcare Team has worked with dozens of physicians’ practices and medical services firms in a wide range of capacities, with each assignment structured to meet the specific needs of the client.

  • Strategic Planning and Locational Analysis. For both single location and multiple office practices, we have provided detailed site, market, and demographic analyses to assist physicians and medical service firms in their location planning.
  • Buyer/Tenant Representation. For practices and businesses seeking to buy a site or an existing building, or lease space, we provide comparative locational assessment, negotiation, acquisition, and transactional follow-up services.
  • Project Management. From project inception through move-in, we have provided our clients with oversight of the design, bidding, and construction of both owned buildings and leased buildings.
  • Build-to-Suit. For entities desiring to lease space in custom designed, free-standing buildings, Avant Healthcare can deliver these facilities under a direct lease or joint venture structure.
  • Property Management. Avant Healthcare has extensive experience in providing 24/7 coverage for single user and multi-tenant properties. Full Service property accounting is also available.
  • Dispositions. For practices and companies needing to dispose of unneeded sites or buildings on either a sale of sub-lease basis, our brokerage staff is constantly monitoring the market for medical and non-medical users in need of space.


807 Gervais Street, Suite 200
Columbia SC 29201
United States

Tel (803) 254 0100