Founder & Managing Principal
Michael has been active in commercial real estate for 18 years and has completed over $600 million in investment sales. Throughout his career, Michael has consistently demonstrated a strong ability to skillfully transact leased investments across a wide-spectrum of asset types which include single tenant and multi-tenant retail, medical-office and industrial properties throughout the US.
Vice President of Investments
David specializes in the dispositions and acquisitions of net-leased retail properties across the US. David represents both private and institutional investors with a focus on the QSR, Casual Dining, Pharmacy, and Convenience verticals. David started his career as an Investment Advisor with NAI Global, where he quickly grew to become a top producer of single tenant net-leased properties. Prior to joining Essential CRE, David held upper-level positions at The Kase Group and CP Partners, honing his expertise in this sphere.
Senior Investment Advisor
Nick Cole specializes in the dispositions and acquisitions of net-lease investment properties with a focus on single tenant retail. Dedicated to understanding his clients’ needs, Nick takes a proactive, passionate, and committed approach to each transaction. Prior to joining Essential CRE, Nick was investment associate at NAI Nor Cal for over three years.