NAI Long Island
175 Broadhollow Road
Suite 150

Melville, New York 11747 United States
t+1 718 215 1500 f+1 718 942 3097
Brian
Sarath
Licensed Real Estate Agent

Specialties:  Investment

Background & Experience

Mr. Sarath is a Senior Director at NAI Queens, where he focuses on Investment Sales in the New York metropolitan area, specializing throughout the borough of Queens. Previously, he was a Director in the Capital Markets Group of Cushman & Wakefield (formerly Massey Knakal) and has worked in the Queens market since 2000. To date, he has sold more than 240 buildings and loans with an aggregate value of $1 billion. In 2007, Mr. Sarath was responsible for the sale of a 14 building, 943 unit, Queens multi-family portfolio valued at $118 million. Another notable transaction he orchestrated was bringing The Home Depot to the Jamaica Center. The transaction consisted of five property owners and a footprint of more than 120,000 square feet. It took three and a half years to consummate and totaled $75 million in ground lease and sales transactions. In 2014, he sold 163-05 Archer Avenue, a 720,000 buildable square feet development site in Downtown Jamaica for $22 million. Mr. Sarath has been a consistent source for real estate publications including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Real Estate Weekly, The Real Deal, Crain’s, Queens Tribune and the Queens Courier. Awards & Accolades: Top Sales Broker by CoStar Group: 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 Real Estate New York’s 30 Under 30 list: 2007 Massey Knakal 2nd place Company-Wide Salesperson of the Year: 2002, 2004, 2005 Massey Knakal Award representing overall values in Queens: 2002 Massey Knakal Award for passion: 2001

Education

Bachelor of Science in Communications with a Minor in Business | University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Professional Associations & Designations
  • Greater Jamaica Development Corporation
  • Jamaica Chamber of Commerce Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)
  • Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)
  • Top Sales Broker by CoStar Group: 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012
  • Real Estate New York’s 30 Under 30 list: 2007
  • Massey Knakal 2nd place Company-Wide Salesperson of the Year: 2002, 2004, 2005
  • Massey Knakal Award representing overall values in Queens: 2002
  • Massey Knakal Award for passion: 2001