Jimmy Adams Executive Vice Chair
Jimmy Adams joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group as an Executive Vice Chair of the Birmingham office when C&W acquired Multi Housing Advisors (MHA) in 2016. Jimmy helped to establish the firm’s presence in Alabama in 2005, and his Birmingham-based team has closed more than 410 transactions totaling over 76,000 units and $5 billion throughout Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, and the FL Panhandle.
Jimmy is recognized as one of the leading apartment brokers in the Southeast, and is frequently referenced in trade publications and industry journals. Throughout his career, he has successfully managed notable high quality and distressed sales, including portfolios in Birmingham, Mobile, Pensacola, and Little Rock. Jimmy holds a BA in Economics from Vanderbilt University.
Craig Hey Managing Director
Craig Hey joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group as a Managing Director in the Birmingham office when C&W acquired Multi Housing Advisors (MHA) in 2016. Craig works closely with Jimmy Adams in the marketing of multifamily properties in Alabama, Mississippi, and Northwest Florida. He has been involved in selling 297 communities with over 61,000 units which represent a value of over $4.7 billion. Craig has been recognized annually as a CoStar Power Broker since 2015.
Prior to his brokerage career, Craig worked in commercial construction management for Hoar Construction based out of Birmingham, AL and for ForeSite LLC, where he handled Property Acquisitions, Business Development and Managed the development process for key clients in MS, AL, FL, AR, and VA. Craig is from Jackson, MS and holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in Business from Auburn University.
Andrew Brown Director
Andrew Brown joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group as a Director in the Birmingham office when C&W acquired Multi Housing Advisors (MHA) in 2016. His responsibilities include supporting all of the firm’s brokerage activities in Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida Panhandle.
Since 2015, Andrew has been involved in selling 275 apartment communities with a total of over 57,000 units and an aggregate value in excess of $4.5 billion. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Auburn University.
Martin Bynum Director
Martin Bynum joined the Cushman & Wakefield Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group as a Director in the Northwest Arkansas office in 2020. Martin offices in NW Arkansas, and works closely with the Gulf States Team in Birmingham, AL in the marketing and sales of land sites, conventional and tax credit multifamily properties across Arkansas.
Martin began his financial services career at Accenture in Charlotte, NC by performing business process consulting at institutions such as Bank of America, SunTrust and Wachovia. From 2004-2019, Martin served as a Managing Director in the Institutional Equity Group at Stephens Inc in Little Rock, AR. While there, he oversaw an investment sales team that advised large institutional equity fund managers throughout North America.
Originally from central Arkansas, Martin and his family now reside in Bentonville, AR. Martin holds a BA in Microbiology and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas.
Parker Caldwell Associate
Parker Caldwell joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group as a Financial Analyst in the Birmingham office when C&W acquired Multi Housing Advisors (MHA) in 2016. Since starting in multifamily, Parker has provided production support for the sale of over 57,000 units with $4.5 billion in aggregate value. As an Associate, his responsibilities now include supporting all of the firm’s brokerage activities in Alabama, Mississippi, and the Florida Panhandle. In 2019, Parker was featured as a Rising Star in Real Estate by the Birmingham Business Journal.
Prior to C&W, Parker worked for Transwestern’s acquisitions and development group, focusing on ground-up office construction. Parker is a Dallas, TX native and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Auburn University.
Elizabeth Ming Associate
Elizabeth Ming joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group in 2017 as a Financial Analyst / Transaction Coordinator. In that hybrid role, Elizabeth worked with Buyers and Sellers to close more than 200 deals comprised of over 45,000 units with an aggregate sales volume in excess of $3.9 billion. As an Associate, she is responsible for supporting the firm’s brokerage activities and managing transactions across Alabama, Mississippi, the Florida Panhandle, and Arkansas.
Prior to joining C&W, Elizabeth attended The University of Alabama where she received a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Business Administration as well as a Masters of Business Administration with a Real Estate / Finance Concentration.