Hackensack, N.J. (March 13, 2018) – NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based full-service commercial real estate firm, announces that Jonathan M. Kristofich has joined its Hackensack, N.J. office as Associate Director of Capital Markets. Kristofich will work closely with NAI James E. Hanson’s Capital Markets team to assist clients with sourcing debt, equity, and structured finance for commercial real estate acquisitions, dispositions and refinances.
Prior to joining NAI James E. Hanson, Kristofich helped establish Avison Young’s capital markets group in their Morristown, N.J. office. He also previously served as the Director of Capital Services for Massey Knakal Realty Services, which was later acquired by Cushman & Wakefield. In these roles, Kristofich advised clients on several dozen transactions worth an aggregate value in excess of $300 million. Kristofich’s experience structuring complex and time sensitive transactions will provide NAI James E. Hanson’s clients access to leading capital sources and certainty of execution in a volatile marketplace.
“For those looking to purchase or sell commercial real estate, the complexity of the modern-day capital markets can appear quite daunting,” said Greg James, Director of NAI James E. Hanson’s Capital Markets team. “As a full-service commercial real estate brokerage, the team at NAI James E. Hanson takes great pride in advising our clients throughout each stage of the deal including navigating capital markets and securing financing. We are excited to bring Jonathan on board and leverage his experience to continue to provide our clients with the gold standard in service that they have come to expect from NAI James E. Hanson.”
“Working in the commercial real estate community for many years, I’ve always had the utmost respect for Bill Hanson and what he’s accomplished as both President of NAI Hanson and a business leader in the state,” added Kristofich. “The expansion of the Capital Markets Group is the latest example of NAI Hanson’s continued evolution under Bill’s leadership. I look forward to working with Bill and the entire team to develop this service line to help our clients navigate the increasingly competitive and complex capital markets.”
Kristofich earned his B.A. from Manhattan College and Masters in City and Regional Planning, with a concentration in Housing and Real Estate, from The Edward J. Bloustein School at Rutgers University.