NAI FMA Realty*
Wells Fargo Center
1248 "O" Street, Suite 550

Lincoln, Nebraska United States 68508
t+1 402 441 5833 m+1 402 202 7648 f+1 402 441 5805
Chris
Vasek
Senior Associate Broker

Specialties:  Appraisal / Valuation, Development, Environmental, Financing, Generalist, Investment, Land, Health Care / Medical, Office, Advertising, Advisory / Consulting, Banks, Buyer Representation, Data Centers, Food Facilities, Government Services, Landlord Representation, LEED / Sustainability, Logistics / Multi-Modal, Mapping / Demographics, Multifamily, Net Leased, Public Relations, Special / Distressed Assets, Technology, Tenant Representation, Self Storage

Scope of Service Experience

Focuses on investment sales and tenant representation for office, industrial, and retail tenants. Specializes in Buyer and Seller representation for acquisition and disposition of commercial property. As Senior Associate Broker, he focuses on training and assisting his fellow brokers with technology and other innovative processes to improve their business for their customers.

Background & Experience

Chris Vasek has been a commercial real estate broker for ten years, during which time he has represented a variety of clients that include national Fortune 500 companies and local independent business owners with commercial real estate needs. While at NAI FMA Realty Chris created an internship program where he mentors college students wanting to learn about the commercial real estate industry. Chris is an experienced professional that offers a full spectrum of consultant and transaction services including property acquisitions and disposition, tenant/buyer representation, site selection analysis, and asset value analysis.

Education

Graduate of Nebraska Wesleyan University with Bachelor of Science with an emphasis in Economics/Math

Professional Associations & Designations

Member of Realtor's Association of Lincoln

Board member of Houses of Hope

Leadership Lincoln XXVI

You Leadership Lincoln V

1 of only 2 people to ever be accepted to both Leadership Lincoln and Youth Leadership Lincoln

Lincoln chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Group

East Lincoln Business Association, Member

Nebraska Wesleyan University Alumni Association

Zeta Psi Fraternity Alum

Transaction History
  • Brokered over $63 million in sale/lease transactions totaling over 1 million square feet
  • Asset Manager/Broker for Center on N-200,000 SF Class A Office Building where he led a team to revitalize & upgrade the asset to reach 90% occupancy
  • Brokered a 10-year office lease with the Nebraska Attorney General for over 42,000 SF
  • Assisted in helping Assurity Life Insurance Company build their new corporate headquarters and developed a growth plan, which successfully accommodated $5 million in lease revenue
  • Successfully negotiated a buyout agreement, lease termination and relocation agreement in order to accommodate Snyder Industries in over 15,500 SF for Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
  • Executed a long term lease with Black Hills Energy for 38,000 SF of office/industrial space with subsequent sale to an investment client for $3.3 million
  • Assisted Crete Carriers in securing a long term tenant- FCA Packaging for 35,000+ SF
  • Exclusive Real Estate Representative for Ground Up Kitchens (Honest Abe's Burgers, etc.), Dunkin Donuts, Parkview Christian Schools/Daycare, Woodbury Strategic Fund, Uprise Design