Like the steady rise of mountain peaks, our
retail-focused real estate firm ascends by adding value at every level.
Agus Holdings has been involved in the real estate investment industry close to 30 years. It currently owns and operates approximately 1 million square feet of real estate in New York and New Jersey. The primary focus of Agus Holdings is to locate under-performing retail assets in areas with strong fundamentals, and then realize the upside potential through partnerships with retailers and management techniques.
We currently focus on acquiring value add commercial assets throughout New York and New Jersey and are vertically integrated with management, leasing and underwriting.
Jonathan Agus, Founder and Principal of Agus Holdings, is a visionary entrepreneur with over three decades of experience, propelling the remarkable success of the company. Cultivating a profound passion for retail real estate under the mentorship of his father-in-law, Izzy Ashkenazy, Jonathan has translated this into a thriving business in real estate and retail. He's made impactful contributions in various segments of the real estate and retail landscape, establishing successful ventures and showcasing a keen understanding of market trends. Jonathan's astute investment decisions span a diverse range of real estate ventures, resulting in a formidable portfolio that spans regions and asset classes. As the driving force behind Agus Holdings, his hands-on approach ensures the company's forefront position in innovation and success.
Idit Agus, a principal at Agus Holdings, comes from a real estate family legacy. With a strong foundation in real estate, she leads Agus Holdings' leasing division. Her exceptional vision and network shine as she navigates leasing negotiations, consistently delivering favorable outcomes. Idit has successfully executed hundreds of retail lease transactions, showcasing her negotiation skills. She's also a key player in strategic acquisitions, driving portfolio growth and enhancing Agus Holdings' reputation. Passionate about the industry and committed to relationships, she's an influential figure in both business and real estate circles.
Josh Agus serves as the Principal of Agus Holdings, providing leadership in acquisitions, finance, and management. His exceptional track record comprises over 50 successful transactions and real estate value exceeding $500 million. Notably, Josh is acclaimed for forging strategic partnerships with distinguished retailers like Food Bazaar, Western Beef, ShopRite, PlantShed, and more. Through these impactful collaborations, he has adeptly transformed retail properties into flourishing destinations. With profound industry insights, Josh continues to lead the way in shaping the landscape of retail real estate.
Chanie Milworn brings her passion for real estate to Agus Holdings as she directs asset management responsibilities. With a Masters in Real Estate Development from NYU Schack, she plays a pivotal role at Agus Holdings, guiding projects from inception through completion, including pre-development, design, permitting, zoning, and construction. Since joining in 2017, she's excelled in lease negotiations and joint venture partnerships, driven by collaboration and deal finalization. Within Agus Holdings, Chanie finds an environment fostering camaraderie and professional growth.