David Smith joined CBRE as an Associate in 2018, working with Jenna Gilbert and Rich Flaten on Tenant and Landlord representation. David provides market research, site selection and lease negotiation support services for CBRE retail clients on both the local and national level.
Prior to joining CBRE, David worked as an intern with Hopkins Commercial Real Estate where he supported the development, leasing and property management of shopping centers throughout Dallas/Fort Worth. Through his experience, David has quickly developed a deep understanding of the Dallas/Fort Worth retail and real estate markets.
A Minnesota native, David made his way to Dallas and graduated from Southern Methodist University, majoring in Finance with a concentration in Real Estate Finance. While at SMU, David was a member of the Real Estate Club and Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Finance – Southern Methodist University; Dallas, TX