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Nicholas Polito

Nicholas Polito


Head of Construction

Nick manages all aspects of construction management, and capital investment diligence for East End. Utilizing his broad background in both architectural design and project management, Nick oversees design document production and review and manages all formal bid processes and general contractor selection. In addition, he supervises all capital budgeting for portfolio assets and acquisition targets, and serves as a field general with respect to all of East End’s construction activities.

Over a 30-year career prior to joining East End, Nick worked at several prestigious architecture and construction firms, including Studios Architecture and Lehr Construction, where he designed and managed countless real estate projects, including such high-profile installations as the Bloomberg Headquarters at 731 Lexington, the Condé Nast Headquarters at 4 Times Square, the Clear Channels Headquarters at 32 Avenue of the Americas, and the Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft offices at 1 World Financial Center. On a combined basis, Nick has drafted the construction documents and directly managed the construction of projects totaling over $800 million in value. Nick holds a B.A. in architectural design from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.