NEW YORK CITY—In an effort to expand its research and analytics capabilities, GFI Realty Services has hired Justin Fitzsimmons as a research and market analyst, GlobeSt.com has learned EXCLUSIVELY. Prior to joining the firm he served as a research and market analyst of investment sales at MNS Real Estate, a New York City-based real estate brokerage that specializes in the marketing, sale and rental of residential properties. He started his career at Massey Knakal, where he focused on market analysis and in-house promotion for the firm’s exclusive listings.
In the new role, Fitzsimmons will have the opportunity to develop and grow a robust research and analytics platform for the company, which will provide market-specific insight and value to the firm’s client base.
“In order to efficiently build a research platform that is effective and truly innovative, I will not only integrate aspects of my previous positions, but will also take advantage of the new resources and technologies that are emerging every day,” Fitzsimmons says. “We will work to create a continuously evolving platform that will provide clients with essential market knowledge that cannot be acquired elsewhere, ultimately boosting the growth and success of GFI Realty Services.”
Adds Michael Weiser, president of GFI Realty Services, “We were immediately impressed with Justin’s previous work experience, and we believe that he is the ideal candidate to grow GFI Realty’s research practice,” said. “We’re confident that this platform will allow us to deliver even more value to our clients, and will further the GFI Realty brand.”
Fitzsimmons, who received his bachelor’s of science in finance from Brooklyn College, is a member of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce and the Real Estate Board of New York.