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Joe Koicim


(212) 430-5147

260 Madison Avenue 5th Floor, New York, NY 10016


Joe's Q&A

What is Your Favorite Movie?



What is You Favorite Book?

Open: An Autobiography by Andre Agassi


What are the top things you enjoy most about working in this business and on the NYM team?

Mentoring & hanging with the younger brokers on the team. I enjoy the camaraderie amongst all team members. Everyday is different. Meeting new people. Creating new relationships with clients which lead to more business opportunities.


Professional History

Joe Koicim is a top-producing investments sales broker in the Manhattan Marcus & Millichap office, specializing in the sale of multifamily and mixed-use assets. As Executive Managing Director of Marcus & Millichap’s National Multi Housing Group, co-leading the New York Multifamily group Joe focuses on bringing new capital and investment into both established and emerging New York City submarkets. Joe and his team consistently sell approximately 100 buildings annually and he has personally been responsible for over $5 billion dollars of sales in his career. Since starting his career in 2004, private investors, institutional funds, foreign entities, and nonprofit organizations consistently seek Joe’s high-level of expertise to provide them with access to lucrative buying and selling opportunities.

Joe is held in the highest esteem as a true leader in the New York City investment sales world, considered the most active broker in the multifamily marketplace. Joe has been quoted in many trade journals and was featured on The Stoler Report: Real Estate Trends for his insight on Manhattan’s real estate investment sales market. He is the Chair of the UJA Real Estate Executives (REX) organization, a founding member of YJP Real Estate and an active member of the Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP). Joe is an avid golfer and tennis player. He resides on the Upper East Side with his wife and three children.

A true entrepreneur and innovator, Joe earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.


Chairman’s Circle of Excellence (CCOE): 2017 & 2019
Chairman’s Club (CC): 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
National Achievement Award: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Sales Recognition Award: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2008, 2007

Selected for Real Estate NY – Top Thirty Under Thirty Award
Featured Speaker on The Stoler Report
Multiple Record Sales Prices Achieved
Named Real Estate Forum Top Broker NY

UJA – REX Chair
YJP Real Estate – Executive Committee
CHIP Member
UMD Alumni NY Association Member
AIPAC Member

Joe has achieved several nicknames over the years based off his stellar reputation amongst his clients and his successful transactional track record – “1 CAP JOEY” and “JOEY DEALS” are two that have really stood out.

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ArticleMarket Insights
February 8, 2024

Step By Step Process: How I Executed My 1031 Exchange

I’ve been helping clients sell apartment buildings and buy triple net leases for almost 15 years. In almost every scenario the client is initially hesitant to get into something new. After all, the devil you know is better than the devil you don’t. With the challenges facing property owners in New York, this sentiment has started to shift. Private clients are starting to look for the exit ramp but don’t know exactly where to go or how to get there.  I wrote this article for people who are considering buying…
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January 10, 2024

How To Prioritize Expiring Debt

Multifamily operators today are finding themselves playing defense more than offense. They wake up each morning thinking about which fire to put out first rather than how to grow their business. A rising market allowed mistakes to go unnoticed or erased with a refinance or a sale. As Warren Buffett said: it’s only when the tide goes out that you learn who has been swimming naked. This article offers a roadmap of how to prioritize the important items related to expiring debt today. Until the laws change to allow rent…
ArticleMarket Insights
December 4, 2023

How To Move Forward in Today’s Multifamily Market

There are 60,000 vacant stabilized apartments in NYC (not including 4,800 from NYCHA), yet we have rents hitting all-time highs and people living on the street. Something has to give. The city is running out of resources and eventually it will have no choice but to incentivize the private sector by cutting the red tape. If you believe something has to give, then this is a great reason to buy multifamily buildings in New York. Do I Own Rent Stabilized Or Affordable Housing? Right now, prewar buildings are not inherently…

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