Phoenix Office

  • Jim Crews

    Jim Crews Executive Managing Director

    Jim has over 24 years of multifamily real estate experience. That experience encompasses acquisitions, dispositions, development, and asset management for various institutions with multifamily holdings in the Southwest. Prior to joining Cushman and Wakefield in 2004, Jim was the Executive Vice President of Acquisitions/Asset Management for Windsor Capital, a Phoenix-based mid-size syndication group. He was also previously the Western Region Manager of acquisitions and Dispositions for United Dominion Realty Trust, the nation’s third largest multifamily REIT. Over the past 20 years, he has been instrumental in closing nearly $2.4 billion in multifamily transactions.

    Jim is a licensed real estate broker in the State of Arizona and he has obtained the CCIM designation. Since 2010, Jim has consistently been ranked in the top 5 producers for the Cushman & Wakefield Phoenix office.

  • David Fogler

    David Fogler Executive Managing Director

    David Fogler and been active in the Arizona multifamily market since 1985.  He has been involved in the sale of over 50,000 units with a value in excess of $5 billion.  His sales experience includes some of the largest transactions in Arizona and he has represented some of the largest developers and owners in Arizona.  Mr. Fogler has consistently been ranked among the top multifamily brokers at Cushman & Wakefield and before that at Cassidy Turley, Grubb & Ellis and Insignia ESG.

  • Steven Nicoluzakis

    Steven Nicoluzakis Executive Managing Director

    Steven Nicoluzakis has been involved in the Arizona multi-housing market since 1995.  He has been involved in the sale of over 50,000 units with a total consideration exceeding $5 billion. Mr. Nicoluzakis has been consistently ranked as one of the top multifamily brokers at Cushman & Wakefield both locally and nationally, as well as at Cassidy Turley, Grubb & Ellis and Insignia ESG previously.  Prior to investment brokerage, Mr. Nicoluzakis worked with JPI in the development of luxury apartment communities in the Phoenix market.    He holds a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Northern Arizona University.

  • Brett Polachek

    As Director of Cushman & Wakefield’s Multifamily Advisory Group, Mr. Polachek advises clients of multifamily properties with acquisitions and disposition strategies throughout the Southwest United States. A dedicated professional, Brett provides superior service to his clients while adhering to high ethical standards. He strives to understand the client’s objectives and achieve them in an efficient and effective manner.

    Since 1999, Brett has sold over 30,000 units at a value of over $1.8 billion. His strong work ethic plays an important role in his team’s success and leading market share in their target marketplace. His depth of market knowledge and experience help at all levels of a transaction and certainty of execution.

  • Kathy Gau

    Kathy Gau Marketing Coordinator