NAI Halford
24 West Chase Street
Pensacola, Florida 32502 United States
t+1 850 287 0117 m1 850 450 5126 f+1 850 433 5042
CA BRE License #:BK655630
John
Griffing
President/Principal

Specialties: Industrial; Waterfront Industrial/Commercial; Lands (Timber, Farm, Recreational, Industrial)

Scope of Service Experience

Griffing purchased NAI Halford in 2005, and the Company has since become a market leader in the region. NAI Halford has led its market for a number of years in the leasing and sales of commercial real estate. The Company also serves as a Property Manager for numerous properties in the region. Griffing leads an organization of nine full-time broker/agents who specialize in all areas of commercial real estate.

Education

Griffing holds Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Professional Associations & Designations
  • Counselors of Real Estate (CRE)
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Realtors' Land Institute (Candidate, Certification of Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) expected late 2018)
Transaction History

Major 2016/17 Transactions Only (Partial list. A complete list can be provided upon request.)


  • Disposition of 80,000 sf industrial complex in Fort Walton Beach, FL (Chromalloy)
  • Management of lease back and build to suit process in Marianna, FL (Cintas)
  • Disposition of 65,000 sf industrial complex in Pensacola, FL (Fl Drum Corporation)
  • Disposition of 25,000 sf industrial complex in Pensacola, FL (The First Bank)
  • Disposition of 250-acre crop research complex in Molino, FL (Bayer Crop Science)


Strategic Clients

Partial List from 2015 to Present:


  • AirGas
  • Bayer Crop Science
  • Catholic Diocese of Pensacola/Tallahassee;
  • Century Link;
  • Chromalloy Corporation;
  • Cintas Corporation;
  • City of Gulf Breeze, FL;
  • City of Milton, FL;
  • City of Pensacola, FL;
  • Episcopal Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast;
  • Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA);
  • Encompass Health;
  • Hancock/Whitney Bank;
  • Pensacola Marine Shipyard;
  • Port of Pensacola, FL;
  • The First Bank; and
  • United Bank.