NAI Horizon**
2944 North 44th Street
Suite 200

Phoenix, AZ United States 85018
t+1 602 852 3415 m+1 480 213 0861 f+1 602 808 3998
Gabe Ortega
Senior Vice President

Specialties: Investment, Retail

Scope of Service Experience
• Retail/Restaurant Leasing
• Retail/Restaurant Tenant Representation
• Retail/Restaurant Acquisition or Disposition
Background & Experience
• NAI Horizon – 2001 to Present – Phoenix, AZ
• UBS/Paine Weber – 1997 to 2000 – Santa Fe, NM
• Arizona State University, Tempe AZ – Bachelor of Science, Business – Real Estate
• Arizona School of Real Estate, Scottsdale, AZ 2001
Professional Associations & Designations
• Real Estate Sales License from the State of Arizona
• International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Member

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NAI Horizon, Planet Fitness put their best foot forward for Travis Manion Foundation at 9/11 Heroes Run at Tempe Beach Park

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 21:41:48 +0000
NAI Horizon was proud to be a sponsor for the 9/11 Heroes Run to benefit the Travis Manion Foundation. Planet Fitness hosted the event as more than 850 runners turned out Saturday, Sept. 2, at Tempe Beach Park. In the above photo (left to right) are Heather Kelly, Travis Manion Foundation; Jessica Rice, Planet Fitness; […]

Fannie Mae to provide mobile home financing to tenants

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 21:13:35 +0000
In what may soon be considered the most significant development in the manufactured housing industry in several decades, Jeffery R. Hayward, Fannie Mae’s Executive Vice President and Head of Multifamily, announced at the 2017 Manufactured Housing Communities of Arizona Conference (MHCA) in Chandler, Ariz., that Fannie Mae will soon be initiating a chattel lending program. Fannie Mae has been in […]

The Linneman Letter – Summer 2017

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 19:07:10 +0000
Dr. Peter Linneman discusses the economy’s current recovery runway in this excerpt of the Summer 2017 issue of the Linneman Letter. Click below to download! “…we believe that there is still considerable room for continued growth, and that the current recovery will stretch into 2019.”

Vibrant Uptown Phoenix office submarket hitting its ‘Peak’

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 17:59:06 +0000
Spurred by expanding businesses and new startups, Metro Phoenix is seeing office vacancy rates tumble and rental rates steadily increase. Case in point is the Piestewa Peak Corridor, which is experiencing a 5 percent rent growth the past year and overall vacancy down to 15 percent compared to more than 20 percent during the downturn.  This submarket offers professional […]

ICSC RECon recap: Retail evolving, enjoying a revolution

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:38:57 +0000
Since the recession, those who attend ICSC’s annual RECon Global Retail Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas have given a tepid thumbs up when the May event is over. This year, the overall mood was very positive at ICSC. Attendance was up with more than 37,000 attendees. It is always a good sign to see […]

Q1 2017 Industrial Market Report

Tue, 09 May 2017 22:08:06 +0000
Click the image below for a quick overview of the Metro Phoenix Industrial Market.

Q1 2017 Retail Market Report

Fri, 05 May 2017 17:25:18 +0000
Click the image below for a quick overview of the Metro Phoenix Retail Market.  

Q1 2017 Office Market Report

Fri, 05 May 2017 17:24:35 +0000
Click the image below for a quick overview of the Metro Phoenix Office Market.

Team NAI Horizon flexes its muscles at 2017 Brokers for Kids

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:01:07 +0000
A company’s culture is defined by how much its employees give back to the community. On a recent sunny day at Scottsdale Stadium, members of Team NAI Horizon put their best foot (and arm) forward at the 2017 Brokers for Kids Olympiad. Team members included Andrew Warner, Chris Gerow, Gabe Ortega, John Filli, Jordan Dicksen, […]

Securing an Educated Tenant Rep Broker is a Smart Decision

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:12:57 +0000
  When a tenant asks, “do I need representation on my office lease?,” the short answer is an unequivocal, yes.  It’s very likely that the landlord is a sophisticated owner of real estate with vast experience and knowledge in negotiating leases. The landlord  or the landlord’s agent will know the general conditions of the rental market, […]
Transaction History
Recent Transactions:
• Pet Club - NEC Loop 101 & Cave Creek
• Mellow Mushroom - SWC I-10 & Ray Road
• Breuggers Bagels - SEC Dobson & Ray
• Bank of America - NEC Dysart & McDowell
• Planet Fitness - SEC Apache Trail & Meridian
• Food City (Disposition) - SWC Country Club & Broadway Road
• Bill Johnson's BBQ (Disposition) - SWC 31st Ave. & Indian School
• All American Fine Outdoor Furnishings - Chandler Blvd. & Loop 101
• Oregano's - NEC Pebble Creek Pkwy & McDowell Road
• Goodwill - I-8 & Fortuna Road
• Firehouse Subs - Mesa, Phoenix, Maricopa, Chandler
• Pet Club - NEC Dysart & McDowell
• Land Sale - SEC Rural Road & Lemon Road ($92 PSF)
Notable Accomplishments:
• 48 Lease Transactions Completed in 2013
• $137 million transaction volume
• NAI Horizon Top Ten Producer 2007, 2009, and 2013