David Bale

David Bale

Executive Vice President

Current Responsibilities

David specializes in tenant representation, consulting, site selection, sales, leasing, corporate solutions, acquisition and disposition of assets. He effectively uses his industry knowledge to help reduce his clients’ operating costs through disciplined real estate planning and negotiation. By leveraging all phases of the lease, purchase, and build-to-suit processes, David provides his clients with creative and intelligent solutions to their corporate real estate challenges.


David brings 30 years of experience to the corporate real estate strategic planning. During his career as an exclusive tenant advocate, he has negotiated more than 7 million square feet of lease transactions.


Bachelor of Arts | Economics | The University of  the South


  • Heavy Hitter in Office Leasing, Houston Business Journal (7 occasions)
  • Office Broker of the Year Finalist, NAIOP (2011, 2015, 2016)
  • Top Achiever Designation, JLL (25 Consecutive Occasions)
  • Top Gun Designation, JLL (17 Consecutive Years – Most Consecutive Years in JLL History)

Affiliations and Community Information

  • Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association, Member
  • The Houston Board of Realtors, Member
  • The Texas Association of Realtors, Member
  • The Association of Commercial Real Estate Professionals, Member 
  • The Houston Realty Breakfast Club, Member
  • Post Oak Little league, Volunteer
  • Post Oak YMCA, Past Board of Directors
  • Texas Children’s Hospital Cancer Center, Past Board of Directors