Will Suarez is a Senior Director in the Capital Markets Group of Cushman & Wakefield, where he focuses on investment sales in Lower Manhattan (FiDi, TriBeCa, Chinatown, South Street Seaport, and Battery Park City). Previously, he was Director of Sales at Massey Knakal Realty Services, which was acquired by Cushman & Wakefield on December 31, 2014.
Will has sold properties with an aggregate value of over $220 million including ground-up development sites, conversion sites, commercial condos, mixed-use, and bulk-sale residential condos.
Before transitioning to sales, Will handled retail leasing where he worked on assignments exceeding 100,000 square feet in aggregate. He signed a dozen leases in 2012-13 covering 25,000 square feet with an aggregate rental income value of $17.5 million.
Prior to beginning his career at Massey Knakal, Will had over 25 years of experience in the advertising and digital marketing industries working for worldwide agencies including J. Walter Thompson and Saatchi & Saatchi. He was involved with four Internet start-ups, one of which (AvantGo) was purchased by SYBASE, Inc.
Suarez was born and raised in the northern suburbs of Manhattan in New Rochelle, New York, where he attended Iona Preparatory School. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1985 with a Bachelor of the Arts in Industrial Design. He resides in East Norwalk, Connecticut with his wife Susan, sons Michael, Nicolas, Mark, and Daniel, and daughters Jacqueline and Christina.
-Massey Knakal Rookie of the Year: 2013
-33 & 34 Park Row (aka 1 Beekman Street): development site, $52,000,000
-TriBeCa Assemblage: development/conversion site, $50,000,000
-304-306 Canal Street: mixed-use, $16,400,000
-58-60 Reade Street: commercial condo, $4,200,000