Kirk Buttle is a Senior Vice President of CBRE Atlanta’s Retail Services. With more than 35 years of retail brokerage experience, covering Atlanta, Georgia and the Southeast. Mr. Buttle has been involved in nearly every facet of the industry, from small shop leasing, tenant representation, large and small land sales to investment sales and development.
As a CCIM, Mr. Buttle has participated in the sale of multiple investment properties and brokered several land transactions for drug stores, grocery stores, out parcels, automobile dealerships and investments. He’s completed work for major retailers, including The Home Depot, Lowe’s, Kroger, Publix and Target. He has also represented several financial institutions with the selection and disposition of over 200 bank branches throughout North Georgia and Atlanta. Additionally, Mr. Buttle has assisted several major retailers with multiple dispositions and acquisitions for ALDI, The Shane Company, Ryan’s Family Steakhouse, Burger King, On The Border, Papa John’s, Pizza Hut, Zaxby’s, Concentra, Micro Center, Comcast, Speedway, Goodyear and many others. Not long ago he represented the FDIC in the disposition of several properties throughout metro Atlanta and North Georgia.
Before joining CBRE in 2007, Mr. Buttle was a Senior Vice President at Trammell Crow Company (1999 – 2007), Vice President at Cushman and Wakefield (1993-1999). A graduate of Ricks College, (known today as Brigham Young University – Idaho), he is certified by CCIM and is a member of the Atlanta Board of Commercial Realtors. Throughout his career, Mr. Buttle has been heavily involved with the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) as a volunteer. Recently, he completed a three-year volunteer assignment as the Georgia State Director.
Mr. Buttle’s hobbies include scuba diving, cross training, cycling, woodworking and swimming. He also donates considerable time to the Boy Scouts of America. Married for 36 years, Mr. Buttle and his wife Kelly have four children and ten grandchildren.
- Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
- Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, Member
- International Council of Shopping Centers, Former Georgia State Director
- 2012 – Awarded Skip Beebe Award - CBRE
- 2013 – Names “Realtor of the Year” by the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors
- 2013 – 2015 – Board of Directors – Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors
- Ricks College (now Brigham Young University – Idaho)
- The Home Depot
- The Shane Company
- Ryan’s Family Steakhouse
- Burger King
- Papa John’s
- Pizza Hut
- Micro Center