Compass Management and Leasing Co. has opened a new office at 215 S. State, according to general manager Richard Coles.

The new office increases the company's space by 40 percent and gives visitors a feeling of professionalism and commitment to service "which is exactly the message we want to emphasize," said Coles.Compass, a subsidiary of Equitable Real Estate, is responsible for Equitable and other investor-owned property and leasing operations.