Nikita Zhitov

Nikita Zhitov

Principal, Broker in Charge


Nikita Zhitov began his career in real estate at the age of 18 when he acquired his first 16-unit apartment building during his senior year 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, acquisition and renovation of office 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 200 brokerage transactions earning a prestigious Power Broker Award by Costar.

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 and has been invited to speak at numerous real estate conventions as an industry expert and as a motivational speaker. Nikita is fluent in Russian, French, and English.

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