Travis Ives is a Senior Director and co-leads Cushman & Wakefield’s U.S. Healthcare Capital
Markets Team. Since 2005, Travis has focused exclusively on healthcare real estate. He joined
the firm in 2010, after spending 5 years with Transwestern in Phoenix, AZ.
From 2010 to 2014, Travis established Cushman & Wakefield as a leader in healthcare real
estate for the San Diego region. In 2014, Travis added team member, Joe Zurek, to focus on the
team’s medical office leasing and owner/user sales activity in San Diego. This allowed Travis to
shift his focus to capital markets and expand the team’s services to include investment sales of
medical office buildings beyond the San Diego region.
Travis now co-leads Cushman & Wakefield’s U.S. Healthcare Capital Markets Team, which
focuses exclusively on advising healthcare providers and third-party investors on acquisition,
disposition and debt & equity strategies for healthcare real estate assets across the continuum of
care. Additionally, the team assist healthcare providers with strategic capital planning (including
monetization of non-core real estate), and the developer selection process. The team has
collectively closed over 4 Million sq. ft. of transactions across the country valued at over $1.3
Travis has been involved in numerous high-profile transactions during his career. Recent notable
assignments include a 146,000 sq. ft., 8-bldg. portfolio sale/leaseback in Phoenix, AZ and a
287,000 sq. ft., 4-bldg. portfolio sale in Sacramento, CA. Travis has been a featured panellist on
various conference series including InterFace, RealShare, Revista, Bisnow and BOMA. His
accomplishments and market insight have been featured in many industry publications including
Globe St., RE Journals and Healthcare Real Estate Insights.
- Bachelor of Science in Design (BSD), Major in Housing and Community Development, Minor in Business from Arizona State university (2000-2004)