Rico Murtha



Rico T. Murtha is a Director of Commercial Leasing at Cushman & Wakefield and began his career in commercial real estate in 2005. He provides long-term strategic advisory for clients by working with them to align their real estate plans with their business objectives and priorities. Specializing in Tenant Representation, Rico’s responsibilities include market research, site selection, consulting, transaction management, comparative financial analysis, lease negotiation, business development and industry profiling. Geographically, Rico has concentrated his career on the Midtown South, Downtown and Brooklyn creative loft office markets.

In addition to Tenant Representation, Rico supports select assets within the team’s 4 million square-foot agency portfolio, including an array of ownership types & properties, from glass and steel ground-up developments to pre-war creative loft redevelopments. Prior to Cushman & Wakefield, Rico gained real estate experience through a partnership with a boutique tenant representation firm in Manhattan, where he was instrumental to the company’s success by growing its client base and developing new brokerage professionals. It was here that he cultivated granular market knowledge by completing transactions in various asset classes throughout greater New York City.


Bachelor of Arts in Political Theory, Trinity College


  • Sterling Lord Literistic 
  • Weill Cornell Medical College 
  • Staffing 360 Solutions
  • HC Tech
  • dASilva Architects 
  • Organization of Staff Analysts 
  • Rokkan Media 
  • HC Tech
  • 3D Systems 
  • M.R. Architects & Décor
  • Winston Preparatory School
  • Synacor 
  • Ultrabland
  • Carl Fischer Music