Dave Metz

David Metz

Senior Vice President
Development & Investment

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Investment, Land, Office


Scope of Service Experience

specializes in sales and leasing of investment properties, office/medical, retail, industrial, as well as commercial and residential land development, nationally branded fuel and retail operations, chain-store, and mid-box retailers.

Client list: DEVELOPMENT: Al Neyer Inc., Brandicorp, D W Holdings, JA Development, Whitehorse Development, Seven-Star Development, Neyer Properties, Sun-Coke Energy, All About Kids Daycares, Carespring Healthcare Management, Cincinnati Test Systems, McCoy Family Trust d/b/a I-74 Business Group LLC, G Davis CCM, and Robert Lucke Group.

Client transactions include: RETAIL/COMMERCIAL: National Association of Realtors, Duke Energy, General Motors, Menards, WalMart, Taco Bell/SDI Foods, United Dairy Farmers, Quaker Steak & Lube, Walt Sweeney Ford, Anytime Fitness, Dunkin Donuts, Lykins Oil, British Petroleum, Love’s Travel Plazas, Pilot Oil, Adesa Auto Auctions, Waffle House, Hampton Inn, Sleep Management Institute, Community Research, Wesley Services, Delhi Garden Center, Hertz Car Rental, Kings Island, State Farm Insurance, The Gardner Child Development School, Wullenweber Motors, Syrian Shrine Temple, American Legion, Cancun Mexican Restaurants, Patterson Dental, National Association of Realtors, Sentrilock, Cincinnati Public Schools, Jake Sweeney Automotive, Bridgestone/Firestone. MEDICAL CLIENTS include: Dr. Mary Hanlon, Battier Dental, Patterson Dental, Dr. Peter Tviste.

Dave is a licensed Ohio real estate broker and holds sales licenses Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.

Dave has conducted several real estate auctions to include: Mt. Healthy City Schools, Cincinnati Public Schools, and Beckett Ridge Golf Course.

Background & Experience

  • NAI Bergman – Commercial Real Estate – Sr. Vice President – 2002 to Present
  • E.F. Hutton (Smith-Barney) – Broker/Financial Planner, SEC Series 7 License
  • The Equitable of New York (AXA) – Sales Manager, Life/Health, SEC Series 63 License
  • American Capital Resources – Commercial Loan Brokerage – Owner/Consultant
  • Metco Group – Business Management – Owner/Consultant
  • Subway Sandwich Shops – Owner/Developer of 10 national multi-store food franchises

Community Service:

  • Southwest Ohio Youth Select Baseball League – Vice President – 20 Years
  • University of Michigan Club of Cincinnati – Former President
  • Oak Hills High School, Cincinnati – Assistant High School Football Coach
  • Whitewater/J B Yeager Select Baseball – Head Coach
  • Cincinnati Cycle Club – Member and Fundraiser


• University of Michigan, B.S.
• University of Michigan – Varsity Football

Professional Associations & Designations

ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers), Member
Commercial Real Estate Council of Greater Cincinnati, Member
CRECGC Education Committee, Member
Cincinnati Board of Realtors, Member
National Association of Realtors, Member
Broker of the Year – NAI Bergman
2015 Commercial Top Producers Club- Top Retail Broker in Cincinnati
CCIM Candidate

Transaction History

Cincinnati Test Systems, Syrian Shrine Temple, Loves Travel Plazas, National Association of Realtors, Taco Bell, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Sun Coke, All About Kids Daycare, Lykins Oil, Mercy Health Partners, Henkle Schueler, Liberty Mutual, Frischs Big Boy, Adesa Auto Auctions, Waffle House, Chipotle, T-Mobile, O’Reilly’s Auto Parts, Bob Sumerel Tire, Real Life Assembly of God, Aldi Foods, Chick-Fil-A, Walt Sweeney Ford, Glenway Automotive, and many more.

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NAI Global Member firms are owned and operated by local market leaders which means they have far more at stake than the average commercial real estate brokerage: as owner-operated firms their entire existence hinges on your total satisfaction and the strength of their relationship with you. As a result, our Members take your business personally.

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