David Chase (Licensed as Avtandyl Chkheidze) is the President and CEO of ONE Commercial Realty Services, where he oversees strategic development of the company. He also focuses on Investment Sales in the New York Metro area with an expertise in the Manhattan’s Murray Hill, Flatiron, Gramercy Park, Union Square, Hudson Yards, Midtown West, Penn Station and Chelsea neighborhoods. Previously, he was a Director in the Capital Markets Group of Cushman and Wakefield and Massey Knakal, where he focused on investment sales in Queens NY, including Astoria and Long Island City. To date, Mr. Chase has evaluated over 720 buildings with an aggregate value of over $4.5 billion.
Earlier in his career David was a Director of Retail Leasing & Development at Massey Knakal Realty Services. During his tenure at the firm, he secured 44 retail lease listings and 42 retail lease closings for a total of over 100,500 square feet, he transitioned to Director of Sales in the Capital Markets Group of Massey Knakal, then Cushman and Wakefield. In his 15-year career in New York’s Real Estate David has worn many hats including Construction Management with the development of a modern 10-story, 24-unit construction project built from the ground up in his native home of Tbilisi, and as a Commercial leasing agent at Manhattan Spaces, focusing on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Upper East Side and East Village.
David received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at Georgian State University in Tbilisi, Georgia. Following Georgian State, David completed a two-year management program at Cornell University. Additionally, David has represented landlords, owners and tenants, handled large and complex investment sales, and working with dozens of commercial banks.
- -Massey Knakal Award representing overall values Company-Wide: 2014
- -CoStar Power Broker award: 2014
- -Massey Knakal Annual leasing agent award – Agent of the year: 2013
- -Massey Knakal Charitable Foundation Award: 2012
- -Massey Knakal 1st annual rookie of the year award: 2011
- Real Estate Board of New York – Member
- REBNY Queens Committee – Board Member
- International Council of Shopping Centers – Member
- Upper West Side Business Improvement District – Board Member
- Long Island City Business Improvement District Association – Member