John Zivley

Vice President, Office Tenant Representation

NAI Partners - Houston
1360 Post Oak Blvd Suite 1900
Houston, Texas 77056
United States
T (713) 275-9650
M (713) 553-6919

License 607146

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Office, Tenant representation

Scope of Service Experience

John Zivley is a Vice President at NAI Partners. He specializes in Tenant representation and Corporate services, helping his clients determine strategic business and operational objectives. His knowledge of real estate markets, combined with strategic problem solving skills help leverage the most advantageous transactions for his clients. John has overseen in excess of 250 real estate transactions in his 11 year career. 

Background & Experience

Prior to joining NAI, John worked at Oxford Partners where he focused exclusively on Tenant representation for office and industrial users. John is a graduate of the University of Mississippi where he received his Bachelors of Business Administration in Real Estate, with an emphasis in finance and investment analysis. Though John spent a few years in Mississippi, he is a native Houstonian, growing up in the center of the city near Downtown, Rice University, the Medical Center and Greenway Plaza. His knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, the Houston area provide him with a unique vision for his clients. John’s efforts are focused on optimizing his clients’ overall value in real estate transactions. While always continuing to develop his industry knowledge, John provides market analysis, market research, and lease negotiation and acquisition of office, industrial & land brokerage. 


BBA – Real Estate and Finance emphasis – University of Mississippi 

Texas Real Estate Salesperson License 

Professional Associations & Designations

  • Texas Real Estate Salesperson License
  • Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo: Parade Committee
  • Ole Miss Real Estate Finance Alumni Group 

Strategic Clients

Ranger Energy Services, LLC*

Tetra Tech Inc.

First Genesis

ALL4 – Environmental Consulting

Wong Fleming

Jordan, Lynch Cancienne, PLLC*

Leger Ketchum & Cohoon, PLLC*

Kaster Lynch Farrar & Ball

Streit, Peterson, Hall & Keeney, L.L.P.

Amog Consulting

The Texas Eye Institute*


Omega Transactions Corporation*

Hancock Mortgage Partners, LLC

Frost, PLLC - Certified Public Accountants*

World Financial Group

Transamerica Life Insurance Company

Harger Howe Advertising


L. K. Jordan & Associates*

Midstream Capital Partners, LLC*

Starfish Pipeline Company, LLC*

Integrated Geophysical Corporation*

BSA Architects*


RegAction Inc.

Ward & Ames Special Events

Wellbore Capital

Epsilon Energy, Ltd.

Rockefeller Hughes Corporation 

* Multiple transactions and multiple locations