David Auel CCIM

Vice President
Industrial Investment Office

  • Pittsburgh
  • Four PPG Place
  • Suite 300
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15222 US

David Auel, CCIM, has been active in the Pittsburgh commercial real estate market since 1986. Mr. Auel has worked representing both owners and tenants throughout his career. A partial list of clients would include Broadstone REIT, Arbor Realty Trust, Resco Products, The Allegheny County Stadium & Exhibition Authority, MassMutual, and The Boyd Group to name a few. Mr. Auel has extensive experience working with high-net-worth individuals and family offices representing their varied real estate interest as both a consultant and transaction coordinator.  As owner of Griffon Realty, Inc., a boutique brokerage firm from 1998-2012, he was responsible for the leasing and sale of several million square feet of office and retail space throughout the Pittsburgh metro area. Projects included working with special asset managers repositioning a distressed portfolio of eight properties comprised of 750,000 SF of office and retail space. Prior to starting Griffon Realty Mr. Auel served as the Deputy Director of the Allegheny County Department of Economic Development, where he worked on projects as diverse as the Pittsburgh International Airport’s airside business park and oversight of the Redevelopment Authorities loan portfolio. His start in commercial real estate began with Grubb & Ellis Company, where he specialized in retail site acquisition for multi-site users.

A graduate of the Smeal College of Business Administration at The Pennsylvania State University, David earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Management, accompanied by a minor in Economics. He received his Master’s in Business Administration from the Katz School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, in 1993. A Certified Commercial Institute Member (CCIM) since 1997, his professional education also includes course work in receivership, real estate law, investment sales, public finance/bond issuance and market feasibility.

Mr. Auel is active in several community and real estate organizations, including past Chairman of the Pittsburgh Board of Commercial Realtors, past Chairman of the Mt. Lebanon Economic Development Council and the Board of Directors for the Katz School Alumni Association. Mr. Auel has also taught real estate classes for the Community College of Allegheny County, where he developed a class that introduces real estate professionals and small business owners to the science and technology used for making educated site acquisition decisions.

Mr. Auel enjoys fly fishing, photography, and golf.


Properties

125 Technology Drive
125 Technology Drive
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Office For Lease
Bailey Center II
135 Technology Dr
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Office For Lease
Hulton Business Center
1967 Eastern Avenue
Verona, PA 15147
Industrial For Sale / For Lease
2101 Greentree Road
2101 Greentree Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Retail For Lease
20 E General Robinson St
20 E General Robinson St
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Retail For Lease
129 McCarrell Lane
129 McCarrell Lane
Zelienople, PA 16063
Office For Lease
465 Pittsburgh Road
465 Pittsburgh Road
Butler, PA 16002
Retail For Sale
Jackson Business Center
129 McCarrell Lane
Zelienople, PA 16063
Industrial For Sale
Maryland Ave & Lincoln HIghway
Maryland Ave & Lincoln HIghway
North Versailles, PA 15137
Land For Sale
Three Outparcels
7045 Clairton Blvd
West Mifflin, PA 15122
Land For Sale
4100 Washington Road
4100 Washington Road
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Retail For Sale / For Lease
181 Thorn Hill Road
181 Thorn Hill Road
Warrendale, PA 15086
Office For Lease
Arch and Vine Street
Arch and Vine Street
Carnegie, PA 15106
Industrial For Lease
120 E. Kensinger Drive
120 E. Kensinger Drive
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Office For Lease
EQT Tower
625 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Office For Lease