Newmark Knight Frank
Global Healthcare Services 

Years of Experience

5 Years


Mr. Kesler earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from the University of Georgia.

Areas of Specialization

  • Healthcare capital markets

  • Independent medical practice advisory

  • Investment sales

  • Development strategy

Professional Background

As an Associate with Global Healthcare Services at Newmark Knight Frank, Jonathan Kesler focuses on business development for the firm's U.S. healthcare capital markets business. Global Healthcare Services is a specialized team that has advised health systems, hospitals and physician-led medical practices, and has recently advised on over $2 billion in healthcare real estate transactions.

Mr. Kesler specializes in advising independent medical practices, investors, and developers on comprehensive healthcare real estate finance strategies. His clients include some of the country's largest and most successful healthcare providers, developers and investment institutions. Mr. Kesler has helped healthcare providers across the US optimize their real estate and capital to align with their strategic objectives.

Partial List of Transaction Experience

  • Set a pricing record for a physician owned medical office portfolio near Salt Lake City, UT.

  • Executed a structured sale/ finance transaction in Seattle that allowed all physician owner/occupants to reinvest 100% of their sales proceeds back into the asset in a tax-efficient manner.

  • Facilitated a 5 building, 95,000 SF multi-tenant medical office sale in San Francisco that addressed the tax and reinvestment needs of a complex ownership structure and diverse ownership team.

  • Achieved top of market pricing on multiple physician-owned assets in mid-western, tertiary markets.

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