SOUTH FLORIDA
Institutional & Investment Multifamily Team

Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily in South Florida focuses exclusively on meeting the needs of institutional and private owners of multifamily properties  and land development throughout South Florida including Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach, Naples, Fort Meyers, Treasure Coast and the Keys. Our team is comprised of seasoned professionals with over 100 years of combined Real Estate and Investment Sales experience with over $20 billion in multifamily transactions. We are consistently ranked as the No. 1 Multifamily Team in South Florida.

Our proven marketing process involves a highly structured, controlled and competitive offering, specifically tailored to the needs of multifamily owners and the local market. We have consistently produced maximum pricing by attracting and engaging the most aggressive investors for our property listings.

Key Characteristics of this Highly Successful Team:

  • Proven ability to create value for clients
  • Strong relationship and industry affiliations
  • Comprehensive multifamily database
  • The Cushman & Wakefield reputation for excellence
  • Broad service capabilities of Cushman & Wakefield
  • National and international execution capability
  • Unparalleled market research resources

OUR ADVANTAGE

THE INDUSTRY’S MOST COMPLETE ROLODEX

Our shared network of buyers is connected via an interactive database with custom tailored buyer groups to ensure our listings are not only broadcasted to the largest audience available but also directed to the buyers best suited for each opportunity.

NATIONAL ‘CAPITAL CALL’

The 17 regional offices engage in a regular conference call to discuss capital trends and to alert each broker to new buyer entrants. The result: our brokers are able to react quickly to market changes and guarantee that no equity source for our listings goes untapped.

NATIONWIDE COVERAGE, LOCAL EXPERTISE

Our network of experienced brokers possess the local expertise required to properly cover our markets. And with a National footprint that covers every major metro, Cushman & Wakefield is positioned to meet our client’s needs.

BACKED BY THE WORLD’S LARGEST PRIVATE FIRM

The Cushman & Wakefield network totals over 43,000 professionals located in over 60 different countries. As the world’s largest private firm, we bring a global backing to our local markets.

MEET THE TEAM

Experience Matters, Our Team Is The Difference

Robert Given
Vice Chairman, Institutional Properties
954 377 0513
robert.given@cushwake.com 

Robert Given, Vice Chairman, is a member of the University of Florida’s Real Estate Board, National Multi-Housing Council and has been a guest lecturer for National Apartment Association, University of Miami School of Law, Masters in RE classes, and the Urban Land Institute. Robert is responsible for co-leading a nine-member team that focuses business primarily in Florida.

With a proven track record for successfully participating in the sale, marketing, and consulting of over 300 investment properties, Robert and his team have represented over 85,000 multi-housing units and land transactions, with a value in excess of $13 billion. Among his many accomplishments: the CBRE No. 1 Producer in Florida in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009; inducted into CBRE’s Colbert Coldwell Circle Top 225 professionals in the U.S. in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006, and 2005; awarded the CBRE Florida Award of Excellence in 2009; and, served as a Top 25 CBRE producer in Florida for 10 years. His successes have gone beyond transactions as well. Robert is a benefactor and advocate for several high profile South Florida charities including Dan Marino Foundation, Voices for Children, and Kids at Home, and CBRE Cares.


Zachary Sackley
Executive Managing Director, Institutional Properties
954 377 0515
zachary.sackley@cushwake.com 

Zachary currently serves as Executive Managing Director for the South Florida Multifamily Team. In this capacity, Zachary is involved in the direct marketing of multi-family and land assets with a primary focus in South Florida. Zachary has participated in the sale, marketing and consulting of over $4.3 billion of multifamily and land assignments representing over 34,000 units. Transaction experience includes institutional quality apartment communities, tax-exempt bond deals, fractured condominiums, and land sales.

Zachary served as a Business Banking Officer at SunTrust Bank. In this role, he was responsible for analyzing credit requests, evaluating risk and determining loan structure.


Weaver, CalumCalum Weaver
Executive Managing Director, Investment Properties
954 377 0517
calum.weaver@cushwake.com 

Calum joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 as a Senior Managing Director for the Capital Markets division and co-leads the Multifamily Investment Properties team which exclusively focuses on the marketing and disposition of multifamily properties on behalf of private or non-institutional owners in South Florida. In the past three years he has successfully sold 90 multifamily properties totaling more than $800 million in South Florida on behalf of his clients.


Ballard_Troy_Low Res_180 x 192Troy Ballard
Senior Managing Director, Institutional Properties
954 377 0514
troy.ballard@cushwake.com 

Troy joined our South Florida Multifamily Capital Investments team in 2016 as Senior Managing Director. Troy partners with Vice Chairman Robert Given’s multifamily institutional investment sales team, which joined Cushman & Wakefield in early 2016. He brings nearly two decades of multifamily development, operations, and brokerage experience to the team.

Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Troy served as Senior Managing Director in ARA Newmark’s Boca Raton office, where he founded the firm’s South Florida Land Division. At ARA Newmark, Troy was lead broker on land transactions representing nearly 4,000 units with an expected development value of over $1 billion.


Victor, NealNeal Victor
Director, Institutional Properties
954 377 0518
neal.victor@cushwake.com 

Neal joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 and his current role involves the valuation and marketing of multifamily dispositions. Through his background in acquisitions, he has built upon years of extensive financial modeling and market/investment analysis. Neal’s past experience includes working with Equity Residential (EQR) where he was involved in acquisitions/dispositions, development, and critical financial analysis of multifamily assets.


Errol Blumer
Associate, Institutional Properties
+1 954 377 0499
errol.blumer@cushwake.com 

Errol Blumer joined the Fort Lauderdale-based team led by Vice Chairman Robert Given in Early 2017 as an Associate. This team focuses exclusively on the needs of institutional and private owners of multifamily properties, land development, and structured equity and debt finance throughout South Florida.


Perry Synanidis
Senior Financial Analyst
954 377 0521
periklis.synanidis@cushwake.com 

Perry joined Cushman & Wakefield’s Multifamily Group as a Senior Financial Analyst in 2016. His current role involves the financial underwriting, valuation and market analysis of multifamily and land dispositions. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield he was with CBRE as a financial analyst on the multifamily group team lead by Robert Given. Perry was also a commercial appraiser for Newmark Grubb Knight Frank and more specifically Landauer Valuation and Advisory, the appraisal division of the company.

During his three years in the commercial appraisal business, Perry appraised a variety of asset types totaling over $100 million of appraised values including apartments, retail, office, industrial, hotel, gas stations, land and mixed use properties across South Florida. Before his transition into real estate, Perry was residing in Greece where he was involved with the management of a stone-oriented company, General Marble, assisting with banking, client and supplier procedures for marble exports globally.


Quinn, James_Low Res_180 x 192James P. Quinn
Senior Financial Analyst
954 377 0520
james.p.quinn@cushwake.com 

James joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 as a Senior Financial Analyst and is responsible for the financial underwriting, market analysis, valuation, and strategic positioning of multi-housing and land assets. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, James worked as a Financially Analyst for CBRE and prior was a property manager for Lavista Associates in Atlanta, Georgia. During his two years as a property manager, he managed over 50 commercial properties within the metro-Atlanta market.  As a property manager, James oversaw the management and disposition of over $100 million dollars in REO and investment properties.


Teddy  Mosquera
Financial Analyst
954 377 0516
teddy.mosquera@cushwake.com 

Teddy Mosquera joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2017 as a Financial Analyst based in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office. He is responsible for the financial underwriting, market analysis, valuation and strategic positioning of multi-housing and land assets.


Michael Mulkern
Financial Analyst
954 377 0519
michael.mulkern@cushwake.com 

Michael Mulkern joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2018 as a Financial Analyst in our Fort Lauderdale office. Working with the Florida Multifamily Team, Mr. Mulkern provides financial expertise in all aspects of the transaction process, including financial underwriting, market analysis, valuation and strategic positioning of multifamily properties. 


Rogerio, Elizabeth_Low Res_180 x 192Elizabeth Rogerio
Brokerage Coordinator/Assistant to Robert Given
954 377 0523
elizabeth.rogerio@cushwake.com 

Elizabeth joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 as a Brokerage Coordinator to the top-ranked Florida multifamily team led by Robert Given. Elizabeth acts as the “hub”, or first point of contact for the team and manages all aspects of the team’s client coordination, transactions, event logistics and administrative operations. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Elizabeth was with CBRE and served as an executive assistant to the senior managing director for the State of Florida and client services coordinator for the South Florida Multifamily team. Elizabeth also worked as a communications coordinator at Fidelity Investments in Boston, Massachusetts. She provided support to the vice president of communications as well as a team of 15 professionals. In addition, she was responsible for managing large technology-centric events from concept through completion and sourced daily content for the company-wide intranet site utilized by over 10,000 employees.


Cassandra  Skevis
Brokerage Coordinator
954 377 0530
cassandra.skevis@cushwake.com

Cassandra Skevis joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2017 as a Brokerage Coordinator for the South Florida Multifamily Team. She supports the brokers primarily through the creation, development and management of marketing and informational materials for the properties they represent. Her responsibilities range from preparing proposals and offering memorandums to facilitating digital property listing campaigns.


Catherine Dearing
Brokerage Coordinator
954 377 0522
catherine.dearing@cushwake.com

Catherine Dearing joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2017 as a Brokerage Coordinator for the South Florida Multifamily Team. She supports the brokers primarily through the creation, development and management of marketing and informational materials for the properties they represent. Her responsibilities range from preparing proposals and offering memorandums to facilitating digital property listing campaigns.


Ann-Makir Magloire
Brokerage Coordinator
954 377 0533
annmakir.magloire@cushwake.com

Ann joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2018 as a Brokerage Coordinator for the South Florida Multifamily Team. She supports the brokers primarily through the creation, development and management of marketing and informational materials for the properties they represent. Her responsibilities range from preparing proposals and offering memorandums to facilitating digital property listing campaigns.

CLIENTS REPRESENTED

Proven Capital

The Given Team has extensive experience with high-profile multifamily properties. Below is a sample of buyers who have been
actively pursuing similar transactions – both in South Florida and across the U.S.

Clients Represented