Drake Commercial Properties
PO Box 6327
Raleigh, NC 27628
The principal of Drake Commercial Properties is Tommy Drake, a Rocky Mount, NC native. Tommy earned his BS/BA degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1975, followed by an MBA in 1979 from the same institution.
He began his career working for Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company with primary duties being land acquisition and disposition. Six years later, he joined Cushman & Wakefield’s Raleigh office as a commercial broker. After realizing success as a commercial real estate broker, he started Drake Commercial Properties in 1987.
Since its inception, Drake has assisted many clients including notable names like Columbia Development Group, Preston Development Company, Highwoods Properties, Hendrick Automotive Group, United Dominion Realty Trust, UNC Healthcare and Rex Healthcare. Tommy has also helped countless other local companies and individuals with their real estate needs.
Working with Tommy at Drake Commercial Properties is Robert Boone. Robert’s real estate career started in the early 70’s with the development of Bald Head Island. After Bald Head, he spent several years in his family business before moving to Raleigh in 1985 where he continued his interest in real estate. In 1988, Robert began his own commercial real estate company and found himself in the same office building as Tommy. Soon after, they began to work together on various real estate projects, and over time they have become a team on all their projects.
The success of Drake Commercial Properties is built upon an unwavering commitment to be client-focused. Please call or e-mail us to discuss your real estate needs, and let us put our expertise to work for you.