Ian P. Anderson Director
Ian Anderson joined the Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group in 2022 as a Director. He will focus on investment sales in Nashville, Middle and East Tennessee.
Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Ian worked at JLL where he was responsible for Multifamily Investments Sales throughout Tennessee.
Robert Stickel Executive Vice Chair
Robert Stickel is an Executive Vice Chair for the Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group in the Atlanta office. Robert leads the firm’s brokerage activities focused on institutional assets and multifamily investment sales throughout the Southeast with a primary responsibility for Georgia. He and his dedicated deal team have closed more than 200 transactions totaling over 50,000 units and $11B in sales volume.
With a strong track record of investor-oriented results and a team devoted to client services, Robert’s recent client work includes New Developments, Core, Core Plus, and Value-Add opportunities.
Robert has been recognized for numerous awards, including CoStar Power Broker, Top 100 Broker in the Americas by the Wall Street Journal, among many more. Also, he is active with the National Multifamily Housing Council, Urban Land Institute, Atlanta Board of Commercial Realtors, and other industry organizations. He holds a BBA in Management and was a football letterman at the University of Georgia.
Taylor Bird Executive Director
Taylor Bird is an Executive Director with the Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group in the Augusta office. He leads the firm's brokerage activities in secondary and tertiary markets throughout Georgia. In 2019, he received Connect CRE's Next Generation Award for his talent, drive, and influence in the commercial real estate industry.
Since 2012, Taylor has been involved in selling over 165 apartment communities with a total of over 30,000 units and an aggregate value in excess of $2.4 billion. Taylor holds a BBA in Real Estate from the University of Georgia.
Nelson Abels Managing Director
Nelson Abels is a Managing Director of the Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group. Based in the Atlanta office, his responsibilities include supporting all of the firm's brokerage activities focused in secondary and tertiary markets throughout Central to Coastal Georgia.
Since 2014, Nelson has been directly involved in the sale of over 32,000 units and an aggregate value in excess of $2.2 billion. Nelson holds a BBA in Economics from the University of Georgia.