Brian Whelan


Professional Experience

Brian Whelan is a Director at B6 Real Estate Advisors, focusing on investment sales in New York City, with a special focus on Upper Manhattan. To date, he has successfully transacted on almost 30 deals for an aggregate dollar volume of $70 million. His experience covers a diverse range of asset types including development, land, retail, residential, medical and hospitality. Prior to joining B6, he served as an Associate at Marcus & Millichap’s investment sales division based in Manhattan.

A tenacious self-starter, Brian is recognized as a talented dealmaker by his clients and prides himself on being a straight shooter with in-depth market knowledge garnered through years spent honing his craft. He is an effective communicator who has a reputation for running a transparent and highly visible marketing process which taps into the widest pool of active buyers in the market.

Born and raised in Ireland, Brian moved to New York in 2010 shortly after graduating from National University of Ireland in Galway with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. His previous work experience includes roles in accountancy at Pinnacle Environmental, project management at JP Morgan, and business development at Shoreline Contracts.

In addition to real estate, Brian has a passion for sports, especially golf, and founded the Hudson Golf Society in 2016, which today boasts a membership of over 50 golfers in the New York area. Brian met his wife Aisling when they were kids in Ireland and today reside in Bergen County, New Jersey with their son JJ.


  • Real Estate Board of New York
  • Rent Stabilized Association
  • Urban Land Institute
  • New York City Hospitality Alliance
  • Irish Business Organization

Recent Transactions

  • 26 Sherman Avenue: Commercial building
  • 303 West 113th Street: Development site
  • 721 St. Nicholas Avenue: Retail condo

Awards & Recognition

  • New York Real Estate Journal- “One’s to Watch”: 2020
  • Pace Setter Award- Marcus & Millichap: 2017

Team Members

Alexandra Curtin

Current Listings

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In The News

Inwood Watches Closely as New Zoning Kicks In

The New York Times
September 10, 2021

Taller buildings are going up, but, so far, developers are making good on their promises to bring affordable housing to the neighborhood.

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Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions

The New York Times
January 19, 2021

26-34 Sherman Avenue: Built in 1928, this 10,000 SF building in the Fort George neighborhood has been owned by the same family since 1976. The single-story building was last used as a medical facility by New York State.

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2020 Ones to Watch: Brian Whelan, B6 Real Estate

February 18, 2020

New York Real Estate Journal names Brian Whelan 2020 “Ones to Watch”

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