David Baumer began his career as a commercial real estate broker in 1984, working as an industrial broker in the South Seattle Kent Valley industrial market. As a Principal of The Andover Company, David has primarily represented Tenants and Landlords on the sale and leasing of industrial properties and Investment property sales.
David's focus on the "User" side of the business has included deals such as the representation of Charlie's Produce on their 695,000 square foot building purchase in Seattle on East Marginal Way from the Port of Seattle and subsequent re-sale of this property to AMB Property Corporation. On the Institutional Investment side of the business, David has represented investment property sales to Terreno Realty Corporation, TA Associates, Morgan Stanley, Invesco, and AMB Property. For over 30 years, David has represented hundreds of companies in lease and purchase transactions.
CoStar Group has selected David for their yearly Individual Power Broker Award eight times.
David's educational background includes both an Undergraduate Degree from Seattle University and a Law Degree from Seattle University. He was admitted to the Washington State Bar Association 1984 and has maintained a continuous active license and membership ever since, as well as various real estate associations.