Nate Heckel

Cushman & Wakefield


Job Functions: Investment Sales & Acquisitions




Nate Heckel began his real estate career over 15 years ago working in property management. After graduating with a finance degree from Colorado State University, he worked as an Acquisition Analyst for a public REIT which laid a strong foundation for his extensive work in investment sales. Nate has brokered hundreds of transactions in Northern Colorado and has a reputation for fair and aggressive representation with a strong commitment to his clients. His high volume of completed transactions ($150M+ in Northern Colorado) and knowledge of all areas of real estate afford him a unique understanding of the Front Range commercial market. Throughout his tenure, Nate has represented major corporations and completed some of the largest transactions in the area. Nate brings his extensive experience in leasing, sales, financial analysis, planning, design and construction, but most importantly hard work and a creative approach to understand and achieve his clients' goals.


Professional Affiliations


President/ Board Member, Northern Colorado Commercial Association of Realtors (NCCAR)


CoStar Power Broker #3 Top Colorado Retail Leasing Broker 2014


Everitt Real Estate Center of Colorado State University


International Council for Shopping Centers (ICSC)


Clients Served


Imago Enterprises


The Rio Grande restaurant group


General Growth Properties


NewMark Merrill Mountain States


Sevo Miller


First National Bank


Forney Industries


Community Leadership


South Fort Collins Business Association


Leadership Fort Collins


Partners Mentoring Youth



Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Finance, Colorado State University

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type