Location: Cushman & Wakefield
1290 Avenue of the Americas
7th Floor
New York, NY
Start Date: January 17, 2017
Start Time: 8:30 am
End Time: 9:30 am

Tuesday, January 17 8:00 am – 9:30 pm

Cushman & Wakefield
1290 Avenue of the Americas
7th Floor
New York, NY

Cushman & Wakefield’s Executive Vice Chairman, James Nelson will join the NYC Chapter to discuss the state of the NYC Real Estate Market.  Following the market overview Mr. Nelson will moderate an elite panel of CRE Leaders.

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James P. Nelson, Vice Chairman, Capital Markets Group, Cushman & Wakefield

At Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Nelson focuses on investment sales in the New York Metro area. Previously, Mr. Nelson was Partner at Massey Knakal Realty Services. At Massey Knakal since 1998 and a partner since 2004, James has been involved in the sale of approximately 380 properties and loans with an aggregate value of over $3.6 billion and, along with his team, is currently marketing over $1 billion in properties spanning the New York Metro area.  Cushman & Wakefield acquired Massey Knakal on December 31, 2014.  Mr. Nelson graduated from Colgate University in 1998 and is a licensed New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts’ real estate broker. He also holds a salesperson’s license in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.


Kasra Sanandaji, Managing Director of Aquisitions, Property Management Group

The Property Markets Group is one of the largest developers in the United States with more than $3 billion of projects under construction and development.  Mr. Sanandaji has led and participated in more than 4 million square feet of closed real estate investment transactions in New York City with a total capitalization in excess of $1.6 billion.  He has also been directly responsible for the acquisition of more than 1.5 million square feet of ground-up development projects.   Mr. Sanandaji is qualified as a Chartered Financial Analyst, holds a BA in Economics from Northwestern University and an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of Chicago.

Johnny McCarthy, President of HUBB NYC Properties

HUBB NYC Properties is a privately held Manhattan real estate firm that invests in retail, residential and mixed use properties in Manhattan. Mr. McCarthy has been with the company since inception in 2011 and overseen the firm’s growth with the acquisition of 30 properties in excess  of $600MM.  He was the Director of Acquisitions with Acadia Realty Trust, a publicly traded REIT, for five years prior to joining HUBB. While at Acadia, Mr. McCarthy focused primarily on retail and retail/mixed-use property types.

Greg Kalikow, Vice President, The Kalikow Group/Kaled Management

has worked with The Kalikow Group since 2003 overseeing and managing company real estate holdings. Additionally, Mr. Kalikow provides legal expertise to develop rental, single family, and condominium units as well as shopping centers. Mr. Kalikow graduated from Washington University, Hofstra Law School and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2011.

Event sponsored by: Cushman & Wakefield