David F. Baker

Principal Broker


Mr. Baker has over 30 years experience in commercial real estate, specializing in representation of tenants in retail site selection, and acquisition / disposition of corporate retail properties. David brings a long history of Tenant Representation to the retailer, providing a shortened store-opening schedule.

By applying his deep knowledge of markets in Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, West Virginia, Arkansas and Kentucky, David can provide expertise in assisting tenants in expansion or disposition in these markets. He is a co-founder of the X-TEAM, a national team of tenant representation experts in 31 cities across the US.


Mr. Baker has represented many of the top retailers in the nation. His expertise has been acquired in currently representing regional accounts for such names as Petco, Sprouts, Carmax, Old Navy/GAP, Michael’s, Lifeway Christian Stores, Best Buy, Kohl’s, The Sports Authority, Vitamin Shoppe, Staples, Shoe Carnival, BJ’s Wholesale and Yankee Candle. He was a master broker for Circuit City in seven states.


University of Tennessee, B.S.
Professional/Community Involvement
  • Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Virginia and Kentucky Real Estate Broker’s License
  • International Council of Shopping Centers, State Director, Program Chair
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, President Board of Directors
  • Downtown/Uptown-YMCA, Board of Directors
  • Meals on Wheels, Active Participant First Presbyterian Church, Member


    Baker Storey McDonald Properties, Inc.
    3011 Armory Drive, Suite 120
    Nashville, TN 37204
    Phone (615) 627-3963
    Fax (615) 373-9542


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    1.23 - 2.0 Acres  Sale or Lease 2.00 Acres, 1.66 Acres, 1.23 Acres

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