Marcus & Millichap

David B. Tarnoff


David Tarnoff is a Vice President Investments at the Chicago O’Hare office of Marcus & Millichap.  During his career he has closed over 3,250 apartment units totaling just under $250 million in sale proceeds. Additionally, he has closed 530,000 square feet of office, industrial and retail properties which total over $77 million. In his 16 years at Marcus & Millichap, David has closed close to 100 transactions.
This broad range of product specialty provides for a wide perspective to investment sales.
Although the majority of his client base range from large to medium size private investors, he often assists newer investors. David takes pride in his advisory services which assist his clients in achieving their real estate goals in a manner that maximizes value, reduces risk, minimizes errors and capitalizes on opportunities.


Chicago Downtown
David B. Tarnoff

David B. Tarnoff

First Vice President Investments
Tel: (312) 624-7017
Fax: (312) 327-5410

License:  IL  471009921
License:  WI  50698-94
License:  IN  RB14050851

Director - National Multi Housing Group
Member - National Office and Industrial Properties Group

Promoted to Associate in July, 2001
Promoted to Senior Associate in May, 2002
Promoted to Senior Investment Associate in July, 2005
Promoted to Vice President Investments in January, 2008
Promoted to First Vice President Investments in January, 2017
Prior to joining Marcus & Millichap, David was as a real estate tax accountant and as well as  an
in-house real estate attorney where he provided a wide variety of tax, accounting and legal advice.

David graduated from the University of Illinois—Champaign Urbana
with a B.S. in Accountancy and from The George Washington University with a
Juris Doctor degree. He is also currently licensed attorney and certified
public accountant.

National Achievement Award: 2005, 2003
Sales Recognition Award: 2019, 2015, 2013, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001
Since joining Marcus & Millichap’s Chicago O’Hare Office, David has been honored as a Senior Investment Advisor and as a Vice President of Investments. He has earned a Sales Achievement Award eight times and earned the National Achievement Award two times. He is also a member of Marcus & Millichap’s National Multi-Housing Group, National Office Industrial Product Group and the National
Retail Group.