Brad Goff - Executive Managing Director

Phoenix, AZ

Brad Goff is a 22-year veteran of the apartment brokerage industry. His market knowledge and strategies have resulted in repeat business from esteemed clients including Waterton Associates, Archstone-Smith, Sentinel Real Estate Corporation, Alliance Residential, Equity Residential, AIMCO, and Archon Group. Brad was formerly with Insignia/ESG and Trammell Crow Company, where he was repeatedly ranked as one of the company’s top producers. He joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2005 as the Principal Broker and Founding Partner of the Phoenix office and has completed transactions totaling over 11,000 units and $1 billion since its inception. All together, Brad has brokered over 20,000 units and more than $2 billion in sales in his career. Brad graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts and is involved in Valley Partnership and the Greater Phoenix Economic Council.

Ryan Ash - Senior Managing Director

Phoenix, AZ

Ryan Ash, senior managing director for Newmark Knight Frank, is a 15-year veteran of the apartment brokerage industry. One of the most active apartment agents in the Phoenix market, Mr. Ash is consistently a top producer and has achieved a high level of success specializing in representing owners in the sale of mid-size apartment properties. He has successfully closed over 150 multifamily transactions totaling over $240 million in transactions sales and has excelled in the mid-sized apartment market by forging deep client relationships through the demonstration of unparalleled market knowledge and transactional expertise.

Mr. Ash is a member of the Arizona Multihousing Association and is an annual contributor to the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC), Political Action Committee (PAC). He graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing and a minor in finance.

Brett Polachek - Senior Managing Director

Phoenix, AZ

Brett Polachek joined Newmark Knight Frank as senior managing director in April 2018 with 20 years of multifamily sales experience. He is currently involved in all aspects of the sales process including originating and managing investment sales transactions, new business development, valuation analysis and pricing strategies, marketing, and negotiating and closing transactions. Throughout Mr. Polachek’s career, he has sold over 30,000 units with a value of over $2 billion.

Prior to joining Newmark Knight Frank, Mr. Polachek was senior director of Cushman & Wakefield’s Multifamily Investment Sales Group where he was consistently a top producer, advising clients of multifamily properties with acquisition and disposition strategies through the Southwestern U.S. Before his time there, Mr. Polachek worked at CBRE where he began his brokerage career.

Mr. Polachek holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Arizona State University and a finance degree from the University of Arizona.

Mike Woodrick - Director

Phoenix, AZ

Mike Woodrick joined Newmark Knight Frank's Private Client Services Group in 2011 teaming up with Ryan Ash in the marketing and sale of mid-size apartment properties in the Metro Phoenix market. Prior to Newmark Knight Frank, Mike was the Acquisition director for a wholesale investment real estate company where he facilitated the acquisition and disposition of over 150 income producing properties, ranging from value add to buy and hold investments. He has an extensive analytical background in both residential and commercial real estate with responsibilities including market feasibility reports, due diligence, and financial modeling. Mike is a Chicago native and moved to Phoenix in 2000 and graduated from Arizona State University in 2004 with a B.S. in Business Real Estate.

Chris Canter - Director

Phoenix, AZ

Chris Canter joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2014 to focus exclusively on the marketing and sale of multifamily investments of 100-150 units throughout the Metro Phoenix area. Prior to joining Newmark Knight Frank, Chris worked as an office leasing agent at Lee & Associates. During his tenure at Lee & Associates, Chris was the lead agent on the leasing assignment of a 120,000 square foot office building in Chandler. Chris' diligence and dedication to his client led him to exceed the previous leasing agent's production by 200%.

Mr. Canter is a Phoenix native and graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Philosophy and Communication and a minor in Business. Chris is also very active in the community and is involved in many charitable organizations including Young Life and Men's Art Council.