David Smies, CCIM, SIOR
Agent/Broker at NAI Wisinski of West Michigan in Grand Rapids, MI
Dave began his real estate career in 1983 and became a partner at a local real estate development firm. He was instrumental in developing a brokerage organization for a developer who had not needed the general brokerage previously.
Dave started Grand Real Estate in 1989 and developed the company into one of the West Michigan’s leading commercial real estate firms. Dave also began Grand Property Management in 1997.
In May of 2006, Grand Real Estate joined forces with Taatjes & Tol and formed NAI West Michigan where he is a Principal. Dave specializes in the sale and leasing of commercial properties as well as analysis of build-to-suit options and investment opportunities. Additionally, in 2011, NAI West Michigan created a new firm with The Wisinski Group to form NAI Wisinski of West Michigan.
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
Member since April 1, 1988. Dave is one of only 3% of Commercial Realtors to become a member of the SIOR designation. SIOR’s form a 3,100 member network of like-minded professionals who share business referrals and collaborate on their continuing education.
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
Dave is one of only 5% of Commercial Realtors to earn the prestigious CCIM designation. CCIM’s exemplify the real estate industry’s highest professional and ethical standards.
Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI)
Completed 90 hours of coursework on various topics such as marketing and servicing listed properties to real estate law.
Davenport College, Associates Degree in Business Administration and Sales & Marketing
Catylist Member since 2009
Designations & Certifications
Real Estate Licenses
Michigan Real Estate License: 6502343178
Real Estate Brokerage