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Nick Kucha

Vice Chairman, Pacific Northwest Capital Markets

Nicholas S. Kucha joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2017 as vice chairman, Pacific Northwest Capital Markets in the firm's office in Portland, Oregon. Mr. Kucha helps lead the West Coast Capital Markets team along with Steven Golubchik (vice chairman, co-head of Commercial Capital Markets Northern California) and Kevin Shannon (president, West Coast Capital Markets). Mr. Kucha focuses on the Seattle, Washington, and Portland markets. In the past three years, he has closed over $2 billion of transactions.

Mr. Kucha possesses more than a decade of commercial real estate experience with a focus on office and industrial assets. His experience compliments Mr. Golubchik's focus on the Bay Area and works in a strategic partnership with Mr. Shannon to best serve their Seattle and Portland clients. Mr. Kucha's established presence in Seattle and Portland ties into NKF collaborative, team-oriented service across the West Coast that provides clients the utmost opportunity to access and purchase more product.

Prior to NKF, Mr. Kucha worked for nearly six years at HFF as a senior managing director and co-head of the Portland office. In this role, he was primarily responsible for HFF's institutional investment sales in the western United States with a focus on office, industrial and retail assets. In 2016, Mr. Kucha successfully completed capital markets transactions with a combined value exceeding $1 billion. Prior to HFF, Mr. Kucha was a senior partner in the investment brokerage division of Nomad Commercial, LLC and a senior associate at Capacity Commercial Group, LLC.

PARTIAL LIST OF TRANSACTIONS:

  • Goodyear Portfolio - Portland, OR, Industrial, $219.8 million
  • PacWest Center - Portland, OR, Office, $170.0 million
  • Jantzen Beach Center - Portland, OR, Retail, $131.8 million
  • Alley24 - Portland, OR, Office, $130.2 million
  • Park Square Portland - Portland, OR, Office, $94.4 million
  • Public Service Building - Hillsboro, OR, Office, $91.0 million
  • Pearl West - Bothell, WA, Office, $87.5 million
  • Gresham Station Shopping Center - Portland, OR, Retail, $86.3 million
  • Congress Center - Portland, OR, Office, $85.1 million
  • Smith Tower - Gresham, OR, Office, $73.7 million
  • Commonwealth Building - Portland, OR, Office, $70.0 million
  • KAR Adesa - Seattle, WA, Industrial, $58.5 million
  • American Bank Building - Portland, OR, Office, $53.0 million
  • Beaverton Creek Business Park - Portland, OR, Office, $51.0 million
  • One Pacific Square - Seattle, WA, Office, $48.5 million
  • SeaTac Office Center - Dallas, TX, Office, $47.1 million
  • Lincoln Building - Portland, OR, Office, $37.1 million
  • The Logan Building - Beaverton, OR, Office, $37.1 million
  • Tualatin Corporate Center - Hillsboro, OR, Industrial, $36.1 million
  • The Plaza at North Creek - Seattle, WA, Office, $35.5 million
  • 2100 SW River Parkway - Portland, OR, Office, $35.4 million
  • Bay Vista Office Building - Seattle, WA, Office, $33.7 million
  • Lacey Market Square - Arlington, WA, Retail, $31.0 million
  • Yeon Building - Seattle, WA, Office, $29.8 million
  • 1411 Fourth Avenue - Kent, WA, Office, $29.7 million
  • Sixth at Yamhill - Seattle, WA, Office, $28.5 million
  • Cameron Distribution Center - Gresham, OR, Industrial, $28.0 million
  • CenterPoint Corporate Park - Seattle, WA, Office, $26.5 million
  • Broadacres Building - Tualatin, OR, Office, $25.4 million
  • Sunset Corporate Park - Portland, OR, Office, $24.5 million
  • Gresham Station North (Office) - Portland, OR, Office, $23.5 million
  • Olympic Block - Seattle, WA, Office, $22.4 million
  • Medford Center - Kent, WA, Retail, $22.2 million
  • Executive Building - Portland, OR, Office, $21.1 million
  • Chesapeake Holdings Portfolio - Portland, OR, Office, $16.6 million
  • Crown Distributing - Seattle, WA, Industrial, $14.3 million
  • West Valley Distribution Center - Medford, OR, Industrial, $11.2 million
  • First & Union - Seattle, WA, Retail, $9.3 million

PARTIAL CLIENT LIST:

  • ASB
  • BlackRock
  • Blackstone
  • BroadReach Capital Partners
  • Carlyle
  • CBRE Global Investors
  • Clarion Partners
  • Cohen Asset Management
  • Crow Holdings
  • Equity Office
  • Garrison
  • GAW
  • GE Asset Management
  • Goldman Sachs
  • KBS
  • Lincoln Property Company
  • Lubert Adler
  • Lonestar
  • Matteson Companies
  • Munchener Hypothekenbank eG
  • Oaktree Capital
  • Panattoni Development Co.
  • Prologis
  • ScanlanKemperBard
  • Mack Real Estate LLC
  • Specht Development
  • Swift Realty Partners
  • TA Associates
  • Unico Properties
  • Urban Renaissance Group
  • Vulcan Real Estate

Mr. Kucha earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Oregon. He is a licensed real estate broker in the states of Oregon and Washington.

Nick Kucha
Nick Kucha
Vice Chairman, Pacific Northwest Capital Markets
4500 Kruse Way
Suite 110
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
T  503.972.5522


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Areas of Specialization
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Retail
  • Major Commercial Equities

Years of Experience
20 years