Affordable Housing Team
Jimmy Adams Vice Chair
Jimmy Adams joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group as a Vice Chair when C&W acquired Multi Housing Advisors (MHA) in 2016. Jimmy helped to establish the firm’s presence in Alabama when he opened the Birmingham office in 2005. His team has closed more than 300 transactions totaling over 56,000 units and $3.2 billion throughout Alabama, Mississippi, and the Florida panhandle. They closed $1 billion of the total sales volume in 2018.
Jimmy is recognized as one of the leading apartment brokers in Alabama and is frequently referenced in trade publications and industry journals. Throughout his career, he has successfully managed notable high quality and distressed sales, including large portfolios across the Gulf States and Class "A+" assets across Alabama. Jimmy holds a BA in Economics from Vanderbilt University.
Nathan Swenson Managing Director
Nathan Swenson joined the Cushman & Wakefield Multifamily Advisory Group in 1999 as a Financial Analyst and joined the sales team in 2005. Since then, Nathan has personally sold more than 130 multifamily assets representing over 35,000 units and over $2.2 billion in sales volume. Licensed in five states, Nathan has played a significant role in expanding the team’s regional platform with key transactions in Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, and the Carolinas. He has been instrumental in building the Southeast team volume to over $19 billion.
Nathan previously worked for the Affordable Housing Disposition Group, where he focused on feasibility studies and acquisition of workforce housing, with focus on LIHTC and Section 8 programs. Nathan has been named a CoStar Power Broker since 2009. He graduated from Emory University with BAs in Philosophy and Religion.