About Us

Drake Commercial Properties

Physical Address:
3700 Computer Drive
Suite #240
Raleigh, NC 27609

Mailing Address:
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 much 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.

Joining forces with Drake Commercial Properties on many transactions is Robert Boone. Robert served First Citizens Bank for many years, and for over 25 years, he has been serving Chick-fil-A with site selection from Mebane to the North Carolina coast as well as assisting with some of the above mentioned clients.

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.