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Our team of industry experts take great pride in being community developers who build wealth for clients and enhance the vitality of the region through world-class services.

Management Services

We manage a comprehensive range of properties which include Class A office space for major corporations, financial institutions, medical facilities and many others.

Construction & Maintenance

Cressy Construction & Maintenance has experienced extensive growth over the years and has the expertise to assist clients through every phase of a new project or maintaining an existing one.

James H. Ringler
James H. Ringler
Email: jringler@cressy.com Phone: 574.485.1561

Professional Background

James Ringler is licensed in both Indiana and Michigan and has over 25 years of business management and ownership experience in retail and industrial manufacturing businesses along with 28 years of municipal management serving as Treasurer and Board Member of Niles Charter Township. He also has been a real estate broker for the past 45 years. Mr. Ringler’s experience in a variety of sectors gives him the ability to understand both client needs and community issues in planning, zoning, land development and in the acquisition and marketing of commercial real estate.



  • 2013 to Present: Senior Broker, NAI Cressy Commercial Real Estate
  • 2006 to 2013: Real Estate Advisor, Grubb & Ellis | Cressy & Everett
  • 1996 to Present: Municipal Treasurer, Niles Charter Township
  • 1990 to 2006: President, Michiana Rebuilders, Inc.
  • 1980 to 1990: Owner, MATCO Tools & Equipment Sales Co.



Western Michigan University, Bachelor of Science Degree


Professional Affiliations

  • National Association of Realtors (NAR), Member
  • Indiana Association of Realtors (IAR), Member
  • Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors (ICBR), Member
  • Michigan Association of Realtors (MAR), Member
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Michigan
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Indiana
  • Southwestern Michigan Economic Growth Alliance, Inc., Board Member
  • Niles Charter Township, Treasurer
  • Berrien County Treasurers Association, Chairman
  • Michigan Township Association, Member
  • Michigan Municipal Treasurers Association, Member
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Pilot & Member
  • RAM Designation – Real Estate Alumni Michigan (University of Michigan Business School)