Sab Russo


Tel: 609.493-2203


Sab has 30 years of experience in the Princeton commercial real estate market, focusing on large Office and Life Science R&D leasing and sale assignments, as well as land sales and development projects. Sab has an uncommon ability to understand and solve problems, and creatively negotiate complex transactions.

Sab started his career at CBRE and left the firm as a Senior Vice President after 20 years.  In 2006, he joined forces with Aubrey Haines at PPP and immediately began taking market share from larger competitors. PPP consistently ranks as one of the top firms in Princeton in terms of transaction value and square footage leased.

30,000 sf Bio Labs for CSPC (NovaRock) – Ewing
25,000 sf Bio/Chem Labs for Arbutus BioPharma – Doylestown, PA
40,000 sf Bio/Chem lab for Celgene at NJ Technology Center – North Brunswick
530,000 SF Office leasing projects for Merrill Lynch – West Windsor, Plainsboro
50,000 sf Build to Suit Office for Hill Wallack LLP – West Windsor and Yardley, PA
90,000 sf Office/Lab acquisition for Universal Display Corporation – Ewing
78,000 sf Chem/Bio Lab lease for Lexicon Pharmaceutical – Hopewell
168,000 sf Office disposition for Textron Financial – Ewing
125,000 sf Lab disposition for Unilever – Somerset
110 acre Land sale to Opus East (PrincetonSouth Corporate Center) – Ewing
60 acre Land sale to Mack Cali (Princeton Executive Center) – West Windsor
195,000 sf Build to Suit Warehouse for the State of New Jersey – Ewing
18 acres sale to IDI Logistics for development of a 280,000 sf warehouse – Ewing


Sab is a graduate of Ithaca College where he graduated with a BA in Political Science and a Minor in Economics. Sab served as a TA and was a member of Student Council

Community Service

Sab has been on the Board of Trustees of the Capital Area YMCA since 2014, and chairs the Funding Committee to benefit Capital Area YMCA programs.

Sab is a member of SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors), an exclusive network of independent and national Brokers.