Robert G. (Gary) Bender


A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Mr. Bender started his real estate career in 1981 with Cadillac Fairview Corporation, the largest publicly held real estate development company in North American. In 1988, Mr. Bender founded Corporate Realty Advisors as a real estate services company dedicated to exclusively representing corporations (not landlords) nationally and internationally in the lease, sublease, purchase, sale, build-to-suit, and sale/leaseback of office and industrial properties.

Today, with a focus on managing and growing the company, Mr. Bender concentrates his efforts on account management, business development, strategic initiatives and services. With a foundation based on the company’s mission statement of “delivering innovative real estate solutions that save our client’s time and money” and a core team of seasoned real estate professionals, Mr. Bender has developed Corporate Realty Advisors into a real estate services company known throughout the industry for creative solutions, attention to detail, and unparalleled results for its clients.


Southern Methodist University Bachelor of Business Administration


Food, beverage , and CPG companies Warehousing and storage leasing Office and warehouse development Land development and sales Property and surplus property sales 2015 CoStar PowerBroker


Mr. Bender, his wife Carolyn, and their 3 children all reside in Dallas, Texas. He enjoys playing golf, riding bikes, and boating. He is involved with multiple civic and philanthropic activities.


Tyson Foods

Land O’Lakes

Club Corporation of America

Energizer Holdings

Post Cereals

Nestle Purina

Leprino Foods


Dorman Products

ECi Software Solutions

Monster (Hansen)

Del Monte

Mission Foods

C. H. Guenther

MOM Brands

Hunter Engineering

U.S. Chamber of Commerce


Johns Manville

Stanley Black & Decker

Colonial Savings

Compass Minerals

Wells Fargo

D. R. Horton

Niagara Bottling

Blue Diamond Foods

Associated Milk Producers

Morton Salt

Dairy Farmers of America


J.R. Simplot

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