NAI Benchmark is the leading independent commercial real estate brokerage and property management firm in the Central Valley. We currently manage a large portfolio of commercial property and have brokered some of the largest transactions in the region. Affiliated with NAI Global, the fourth largest commercial real estate services firm worldwide, we leverage a vast network of over 5,000 professionals and their owners and corporate clients. With more offices in more markets than any other commercial brokerage firm, we have your needs covered nationwide. In today’s market, success requires hard work and dedication to find opportunities. Our firm has grown in a down market because we have become experts at positioning buildings and tenants for success. We are built around the central idea that we create the greatest value for our clients by being hands-on, hardworking, and strategic. We believe in regular honest conversations with our clients to ensure we're in tune with the market and the needs of our clients.

Our History

1987     Joe Muratore and Ryan Swehla meet on the elementary school playground
2004     Ryan and Joe hatch their first plan to work together in commercial real estate (for a regional commercial real estate investment firm)
2009     Joe and Ryan found Benchmark Commercial Real Estate Services. During the worst decline in the commercial real estate market in decades, the firm grew and thrived by providing a different approach to solving clients’ needs
2011     Benchmark Commercial Real Estate joins the NAI Global Network as NAI Benchmark to provide instant and total access to the world of best practices shared by market-leading, fellow NAI Global member firms.
2015  NAI Benchmark decides to start its commercial property services division to bring better quality control and responsiveness for our commercial real estate property owners.
Today  The firm continues to grow geographically with a team of nearly 20 members serving the commercial real estate needs of Northern California.

The NAI Benchmark Difference

What we bring to a partnership with you.


At NAI Benchmark, we plan our work and work our plan. Our team creates specific, measurable, and deadline driven goals to ensure your objectives are met. We believe accountability is an important aspect of any successful partnership. As a result, we deliver monthly reports on our progress which outline the number of calls, contacts, tours, proposals, and signed leases we procure for your property.


NAI Benchmark is a team of energetic entrepreneurs. Determination, dedication, and integrity are the underlying principles of our work. We bring a focused approach that ensures results for our clients. The collegial competiveness amongst our brokers fosters success.


NAI Benchmark has experts who specialize in each sector of the market. Whether in retail leasing or office sales, we have specialists who are market leaders. This relentless pursuit of professional excellence translates into superior service and results for our clients.

Team Approach

At NAI Benchmark, we believe that a collaborative, team approach yields the best results for our clients. Instead of operating as independent silos, we work together to exchange information and collaborate in creating solutions for our clients. Weekly team meetings are held to discuss implementation and execution of strategies for each of our clients and various property listings. This team approach has given us tremendous power and leverage in the marketplace.

Deep Local Knowledge

With more than seventy five years of cumulative experience in the Central Valley real estate market, our team is composed of local market experts. We leverage that knowledge and key relationships with tenants, buyers and landlords to monitor the market and ensure that you are positioned to take advantage of opportunities.