Peter Von Der Ahe
Executive Managing Director
Marcus & Millichap
Peter is the top-producing multifamily agent in the Manhattan Marcus & Millichap office. Since joining in 2002, he has consistently ranked among the "Top 10" most active brokers in New York City for multifamily properties. Peter has also been recognized as a Commercial Broker All-Star for the past four years by New York magazine.
By focusing solely on the niche of New York City multifamily transactions, Peter has become a distinguished member of the real estate industry. Through this specialization, his team has set various sales records for multifamily assets and has facilitated property transactions in all Manhattan neighborhoods. Private investors, institutional funds, foreign entities, and nonprofit organizations consistently seek Peter’s guidance when searching for advantageous buying or selling opportunities.
In 2010, Peter published his first book, Family Secrets: Secret Strategies to New York City Multifamily Investing. This informative work conveys several first-hand experiences detailing how to successfully invest in the Manhattan multifamily marketplace. Peter’s expertise is widely valued throughout the New York multifamily market and his commentary is frequently found in The New York Times, Crain's New York, The New York Post, The Commercial Observer, Real Estate Weekly, Globe Street, and many other industry publications. Prior to Marcus & Millichap, Peter worked at the Real Estate Consulting Group of Arthur Andersen in New York. This group focused on property valuation, financing, and loan underwriting, providing Peter with the experience necessary for working on office, retail, and apartment transactions at the national level.
Peter was formerly trained in professional jazz and improvisational piano and has performed in Off-Broadway productions in both New York and Los Angeles.