Nikita Zhitov, CCIM, SIOR, ALC
Nikita Zhitov is a commercial real estate investor and developer, based out of Raleigh, NC. Nikita began his career in real estate at the age of 18 when he acquired his first apartment building while still in high school. Since the beginning of his investment career Nikita has acquired and/or developed hundreds of properties in the continental United States as well as overseas. His experience in the industry includes renovations of historic landmarks, ground up construction of mixed-use and multifamily projects, land entitlements and development, ground up development of single and multi-tenant retail buildings, adaptive reuse of office and industrial buildings, build to suit and ground lease transactions with national and publicly traded retail tenants, residential subdivision developments, condo conversions, mineral rights exploitation, mobile home parks, and luxury housing construction. In addition Nikita has conducted over 500 brokerage transactions earning a prestigious CCIM, SIOR and ALC designations.
Nikita is a medal-graduate of a prestigious North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics and is a published author of an industry-specific book “Expandability of Investment Real Estate”. Nikita is a recognized local business leader, an industry expert and a motivational speaker. Nikita is a private pilot, equestrian, pianist, downhill skier, and a tennis player. Nikita is also fluent in Russian, French, and English.