Dennis  Drake

Vice President

​Professional Experience

Dennis specializes in hospitality Investment sales in the Central Texas region for CBRE Hotels.

Dennis started his real estate career at Marcus and Millichap in 2012.  After several years of strong performance, he was invited to join CBRE in February of 2016.  During Mr. Drake’s tenure, CBRE has become a hospitality market leader in Central Texas.  Dennis and his partners have closed around $210,000,000 in hotel transactions over the last five years in Austin, San Antonio, and surrounding areas; closing almost one property a month in 2018 alone.    

Over the course of closing around 40 hotels in the last few years, Dennis has accumulated a wealth of experience in coordinating every aspect of a hotel transaction from negotiations to working with lenders and franchises to make the process as seamless as possible for clients.