Brian Helmken

Executive Vice President
Landlord Representation

  • Minneapolis
  • 1665 Utica Avenue South
  • Suite 300-E
  • St. Louis Park, MN 55416 United States

Professional Profile

Brian A. Helmken is an Executive Vice President in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Avison Young office. Mr. Helmken has built a successful real estate practice concentrating in the suburban Minneapolis office market where he has managed both Landlord Representation and Tenant Representation projects.  As a leading expert on the suburban Minneapolis office market, Mr. Helmken is also extensively involved in new office building development, site acquisition and site disposition. Helmken brings 26 years of commercial real estate experience to Avison Young, most recently at CBRE, Inc. He has been involved in over 5 million square feet of leasing and sale transactions with gross consideration in excess of $500,000,000. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with majors in Urban Studies and Political Science. 


  • Board of Directors Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR)Minnesota Association of Commercial Realtors
  • Member of the Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR)
  • Housing & Redevelopment Authority Commissioner, City of Plymouth, MN (1994-1999)


Quadrant Office Building
7100 Northland Circle
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Office For Lease
The Steelman Exchange
241 N 5th Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Office For Lease
Norman Pointe I
5601 Green Valley Drive
Bloomington, MN 55437
Office For Lease
800 Nicollet Mall
800 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Office For Lease
Northland Corporate Center
7225 Northland Drive
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Office For Lease
Southdale Professional Building 1
6550 York Ave
Edina, MN 55435
Office For Lease
Park Glen Office
4500 Park Glen Road
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Office For Lease
Eagan Business Center
3140 Neil Armstrong Boulevard
Eagan, MN 55121
Office For Lease
Anderson Lakes Center
9855 West 78th Street
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Office For Lease
The Beach Club
2900 Thomas Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55416
Office For Lease
Rowland Pond
5610 Rowland Pond Road
Minnetonka, MN 55343
Office/Flex For Lease