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Dave Curry

Dave Curry is a Commercial Real Estate Professional with over 25 years of accomplishments in leasing, marketing, and property management. With a reputation for delivering results customized to each clients’ unique circumstances and goals, Dave utilizes a relationship sales process plus a creative yet disciplined approach to implementing strategic plans.  Before joining Karafotias Realty Company as a licensed Sales Associate in both Florida and Georgia, Dave served as Senior Regional Manager of Franklin Street, where he oversaw the Atlanta retail management portfolio and provided leasing services for Franklin Street’s largest retail management client (America’s Realty). Previously, he served as Leasing Director for Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF), where he leased (for nearly 15 years) Monarch Centre, a 1 million-square-foot Class A trophy office property in Buckhead, the financial center of Atlanta. His role as Monarch Centre's Leasing Director concluded with Buckhead's largest 2014 office deal, a 13-year, 93,000-rentable-square-foot lease with J.P. Morgan. Prior to NGKF, Mr. Curry worked at Jones Lang LaSalle, where he held several key positions including General Manager, Leasing Director, and Construction Manager. Mr. Curry's clients have included New York State Teachers' Retirement System (NYSTRS), Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), California Public Retirement System (CALPERS), Lend Lease Corporation, and Morgan Stanley Real Estate. His Class A office leasing and property management experience has included such high-profile assets as The Equitable Building, Overlook, Atlanta Financial Center, and Monarch Centre. Prior to Franklin Street, Mr. Curry served as Managing Director for Beck Partners CRE, LLC, where he assisted in establishing a new Beck Partner's office in Tallahassee, Florida. He also provided landlord leasing services for an urban Class A office building and provided tenant representation for Tallahassee retail and office users. Well-recognized in the industry, Mr. Curry was a multiple Top 10 producer for NGKF and is also an active member of NAIOP.