Nickolas J. Graves, MAI, joined Newmark Knight Frank’s Valuation & Advisory in 2017 as a senior vice president in the Phoenix office. Nickolas’ appraisal experience extends to a broad spectrum of property types, including office properties, industrial facilities, medical office properties, shopping centers, restaurants, convenience stores/gas stations, car washes, private/charter schools, vacant land and a variety of special-use properties.
Prior to Newmark Knight Frank, Nickolas worked for three years in the Phoenix office of CBRE Inc., most recently as a senior appraiser in the Valuation & Advisory Services Group’s Intermountain Region. Nickolas joined CBRE after nearly three years at Lefevers Viewpoint Group, Inc./ Viewpoint Group, LLC, a Phoenix-based appraisal firm that had merged with CBRE Valuation and Advisory in 2014. He began his professional real estate career in 2011, after serving as a planner for the city of Tempe, Arizona.
- MAI designation, Appraisal Institute
- Certified general appraiser, state of Arizona
Nickolas holds a Master of Urban and Environmental Planning degree and a Bachelor of Science in Planning degree in urban planning from Arizona State University.