NAI Avant
145 King Street
Suite 410

Charleston, SC United States 29401
t+1 843 518 5310 m+1 843 814 6111 f+1 843 720 2895
E. David Grubbs, Jr.
Managing Principal and Broker-in-Charge

Scope of Service Experience
David Grubbs founded Vanguard Development Group in 2005, which joined operations with NAI Avant in 2010 to form the NAI Avant Charleston office. He has more than 23 years of experience in commercial real estate, with active involvement in the development, brokerage and management aspects of the industry. He has extensive experience in multi-family and land development. Additionally, he founded a medical office development group focusing on site selection and turnkey development services for physician groups.

David is heavily involved with the commercial real estate community, serving as the 2015 President of the CID of CTAR, as a professional advisor to Carter Real Estate Center at the College of Charleston and having served as the Co-Chair for the CID 2012 Commercial Market Forecast.
Background & Experience
David graduated from Hampden-Sydney College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.
Professional Associations & Designations
2016 Commercial Realtor of the Year

2015 President of the Commercial Investment Division (CID) of the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors (CTAR)

Professional Advisor to Carter Real Estate Center at the College of Charleston

Recipient of Commercial Realtor of Distinction

National and Charleston Trident Associations of Realtors

Co-Chair for the CID 2012 Commercial Market Forecast

International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce

Former Roper St. Francis Foundation Fellow

American Heart Association Executive Leadership Team for the 2014 Heart Ball

Past Senior Warden of St. Philip's Church vestry

Past Charleston Village Neighborhood Association Board Member
Transaction History
Master Developer for 60+ acre West Ashley Town Center, across from I-526 and the Citadel Mall (Sold parcels to Costco Wholesale, CVS Drug, Miyabi Japanese Steakhouse, Hampton Inn Developers, Food Lion Developers, West Ashley Toyota, and HH Hunt Apartment Developers.)

Master Developer for 84+ acre commercial component of The Exchange at Berwick in Savannah, GA. (Sold parcels to Kroger Developer, Wachovia Bank, First Federal Bank and Goodyear Tire.)

Developed and Brokered:
- Surgical Associates of Charleston
- Dermatologist, Marianne Rosen, M.D.
- Dentist, Kent Scott, D.M.D.
- Seacoast Pediatrics
- James Island Dental Care
- James Island Pediatrics
- Coastal Pediatrics
- Charleston OBGYN
- East Cooper Women's Center
- Germaine Dermatology
- Plantation Pharmacy
- Herold's Pharmacy
- Sweet Grass Animal Hospital
- The Kidney Center of Charleston
- Lowcountry Urology Associates, P.A.
- Charleston GI Specialists