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NKF Bolsters Multifamily Team With Six Hires in Atlanta, Nashville

NKF has hired multifamily producers Derrick Bloom, Dave Gutting, Hunter Amos and Brandon Beaty in Atlanta, as well as Vince Lefler and Tarek El Gammal in Nashville, to lead the firm’s Multifamily Capital Markets operations in the Southeast.

All five join NKF from JLL; Bloom and Gutting as vice chairmen, Lefler and El Gammal as executive managing directors, and Beaty as associate director. All five specialize in multifamily investment sales.

“We are thrilled to have Bloom, Gutting, Amos, Beaty, Lefler and El Gammal join NKF’s multifamily team” said Jeff Day, chief strategy officer and president at NKF. “With over $50 billion in combined career multifamily-related transactions on behalf of some of the nation’s largest clients, these individuals offer breadth of knowledge, depth of experience and relentless customer focus. NKF continues to expand its global presence to deliver actionable strategies through best-in-class talent.”

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David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector. Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA. David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

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