York Office

David L. Bode, CCIM, SIOR

Managing Partner

Professional Summary

David is a principal member in the formation of ROCK Commercial Real Estate, which was launched in 2001. He has more than 34 years of experience in real estate and holds both CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors) designations. David specializes in owner representation within the office and industrial markets and has a thorough knowledge of investment analysis and consulting for corporate and institutional users and investors.
David is very active in the community, serving on multiple boards of businesses and nonprofits. He was named one of the Top 10 Leasing Brokers by the Central Penn Business Journal.

Key Assignments

  • 2075 Loucks Road, York, PA (York County) – 174,197 SF – Industrial Investment Sale
  • 221 West Philadelphia Street, York, PA (York County) – 34,134 SF – Office Condo Investment Sale
  • 240 Kindig Lane, Hanover, PA (Adams County) – 357,372 SF – Industrial Sale
  • 860 Gitts Run Road, Hanover, PA (York County) – 192,360 SF – Industrial Sale
  • 1605 Loucks Road, York, PA (York County) – 127 Acres – Mixed-Use Institutional Sale
  • 1166 Hilts Road, Wrightsville, PA (York County) – 152 Acres with 31,600 SF – Institutional Sale
  • 1409 Williams Road, York, PA (York County) – 37,352 SF – Office/Training Facility Lease to Purchase
  • 888 Far Hills Drive, Shrewsbury, PA (York County) – 35,174 SF – Flex Building Sale
  • 8158 Adams Drive, Hummelstown, PA (Dauphin County) – 19,900 SF – Office Sale
  • 419 & 423 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA (Adams County) – 5,520 SF – Medical Office Condo Sale
  • 720 Norman Drive, Lebanon, PA (Lebanon County) – 5,264 SF – Medical Office Sale
  • 340 Emig Road, York, PA (York County) – 340,000 SF – Industrial Lease
  • 515 Zarfoss Drive, York, PA (York County) – 312,769 SF – Industrial Lease
  • 495 East Locust Lane, York, PA (York County) – 200,000 SF – Industrial Lease
  • 915 Woodland View Drive, York, PA (York County) – 100,800 SF – Industrial Lease
  • 29 Barnhart Drive, Hanover, PA (York County) – 108,000 SF – Industrial Lease
  • 1410-1420 Sixth Avenue, York, PA (York County) – 26,001 SF – Flex Building Lease
  • 2401 Pleasant Valley Road, York, PA (York County) – 29,800 SF – Office Lease
  • 3501 Concord Road, York, PA (York County) – 18,970 SF – Office Lease

Professional Associations & Awards

  • Forty Under 40 honoree, CPBJ
  • Top 10 Leasing Brokers in 2017, CPBJ
  • Realtors Association of York and Adams Counties (RAYAC), Professional Standards Committee Member

Community Service & Civic Engagement

  • Traditions Bank, Board Member
  • Better York, Board Member
  • Logos Academy, Site & Facilities Committee
  • Margaret E. Moul Foundation, Board Member

Contact Information

E: dbode@ROCKrealestate.net
P: 717.854.8367

F: 717.854.5367


  • Baker Tilly
  • BB&T
  • CGA Law Firm
  • Clarks Americas NA
  • Dentsply Sirona
  • Endurance
  • Flagger Force
  • Graham Capital Management
  • M&T Bank
  • RKL, LLP
  • Royal Square Development & Construction
  • Stock & Leader
  • Susquehanna Real Estate, LP
  • The WOLF Organization
  • U-GRO Learning Centres
  • UPMC Pinnacle/Memorial Hospital
  • UTZ Quality Foods
  • WellSpan Health
  • Traditions Bank

Education & Certifications

  • CCIM designation
  • SIOR designation (Dual Office & Industrial)
  • Pennsylvania Real Estate Broker License
  • Maryland Real Estate Broker License
  • Pennsylvania Real Estate Broker/Appraisal License


"ROCK is always professional and goes the extra mile to get a deal done. It is always a pleasure working with them, and as a landlord/owner, we trust that they will represent us well with their clients, which they always do. We have thoroughly enjoyed our long-lasting relationship with them."

— Dan Hawks, Director of Leasing, Kinsley Properties

"Both Dave and Heather were great to work with, answered my questions and were quick to obtain the information I requested."

— John Bailey, President, Bailey Leasing, Inc.

"Outstanding organizational depth providing a results-oriented focus. Very refreshing to be armed with information, knowledge and resources to accomplish our goals."

— Gregory Holsinger, President & CEO, U-GRO Learning Centres

"I’ve had the distinct pleasure of working with David Bode over the past 10+ years on a multitude of real estate projects. Dave and his team at ROCK carry the highest level of professionalism and approach each project strategically and proactively. Their commitment to York City is unparalleled and I fully endorse ROCK for any future projects."

— R. Eric Menzer, President, York Revolution

"ROCK is a team of knowledgeable professional advisors, who listen and respond to client needs. The people in your organization are unfailingly polite and helpful, and understand the business necessity of workable solutions for client issues."

— David Confer, General Counsel, The Wolf Organization

"Dave Bode is exceptional. His attention to detail regarding the property at our first meeting was a bit overwhelming due to my lack of experience with shopping centers. However, he was very patient and ensured I understood the information he was presenting. He set great timelines as to all the steps prior to purchase and kept me informed as to what was needed on my end. I’m looking forward to Dave, Greg and the entire ROCK team managing the property."

— Fred Fogelman, President, Millennium Business Group, LLC

"It has been a pleasure working with Dave Bode on this transaction. I have admired both his professionalism and can-do approach throughout the process."

— Jean F. Russo, SIOR, Senior Director, Cushman & Wakefield Dallas/Fort Worth

"It was a very smooth process and Dave Bode followed through on every aspect of the entire deal. I felt that my opinions were heard and that I was treated fairly. Overall, a wonderful experience."

— Mary Ellen Martin, Owner, Farm to Freezer, LLC

"David Bode was always available to us, and helped to find us a tenant in the midst of the Pandemic. Things went very smoothly and we are delighted!"

— Sharon Butler, Owner

"Dave Bode did a very nice job, and I will continue to work with him in the future."

— Brian Reider, General Manager, SWF Industrial

"David Bode was very professional, organized and reassuring to us as sellers. Even though our property was not a high-end piece of real estate, we were given as much time and attention as someone selling a huge commercial building. We felt at all times that everything would be handled efficiently and appropriately."

— Jim & Laurie Overmiller, Owner

"Dave Bode and Heather Kreiger were always available and quick to respond to any request. They understood what our needs were and looked at all options to get us where we needed to be."

— Steve Knaub, President/CEO, Hospice & Community Care

"Very professional brokers who have deep deal experience and well informed market insight."

— Rebecca Shanaman, Attorney, CGA Law Firm

"ROCK worked hard and was with us every step of the way."

— Carl Colombo, Investor

"Working with ROCK is always professional and a positive experience. ROCK provides the customer service that we need, and the advice to help navigate through negotiations. They are always willing to help to make each side come to the table."

— Dan Hawks, Director of Leasing, Kinsley Properties

"I was delighted with how easy the process was. Naomi and David held our hand all the way through, especially in reviewing the lease process. We are so pleased to have the suite rented, and look forward to a continued relationship."

— Sharon Butler, Investor

"Leading local market brokerage with advanced systems and consistent follow-through."

— Jack Kay, President/CEO, Susquehanna Real Estate, LP

"Dave Bode at ROCK was extremely helpful, professional, and attentive. He responded quickly to our questions and explained things in an easy to understand manner. His demeaner was reassuring and he was extremely knowledgeable. He made this entire process less stressful. We wouldn't have wanted to go through this without his help."

— Bob Filer, Investor

"ROCK made opening my first business easier than I expected. Dave Bode is a rockstar! He is always available and very transparent. He answered my countless calls and emails within minutes and organized all of the behind the scenes details while making the lease process easy to understand. Can’t wait to work with ROCK and Dave again!"

— Michael Linkous, State Farm Insurance

"My experience was completely professional. I gave them a difficult timeline and even during the COVID Pandemic they were able to comply with regulations and meet my needs. Dave Bode went above and beyond to make sure everything was done in a timely manner."

— Steven Gohn, President, Gohn and Associates, Inc.

"Dave Bode and ROCK were extremely helpful in finding us an office based on the requirements we gave them. Within a short time we had a large number of quality choices, and once we decided on our location, they worked hard to expedite the process to get us in the office. Dave and ROCK made the experience of expanding our business an easy one. I highly recommend both Dave and ROCK when conducting a search. We are extremely grateful for their efforts."

— Jason Mills, ITS/Traffic Designer, Drive Engineering Corp.

"I cannot say enough to express how positive I feel about the experience of working with David Bode. I interviewed two realtors and chose him because he seemed more aggressive and knowledgeable, and my first impression was confirmed many times along the way. He was available quickly via email or phone, almost immediately. His advice was spot on and, although it sometimes was at odds with what I thought the right decision might be, his advice proved to be the proper course of action. His experience was evident. I am quite satisfied with the deal he put together, and have no doubts it would not have been nearly as successful if I had not engaged his services. I would highly recommend him without any reservation."

— David Fuchs, Owner

"ROCK provided accurate, local market analysis and commercial real estate direction that helped us acquire a strategic property at a critical point in our organization’s history. Our experience with them was great. Dave Bode was a pleasure to work with and showed the kind of leadership one would expect in these transactions."

— Aaron Anderson, CEO/Head of School, Logos Academy

"Definitely the best in the business!"

— Clint Sheffer, President, 1st Capital Harley-Davidson

"ROCK is consistently excellent in every way, and make me feel that I am in good hands and, honestly, that they are indispensable to me as a long distance client/owner."

— Joe Reinhardt, Owner, PII Affiliates LTD

"Dave did a great job getting us an office space lease in a matter of days! We were under great pressure due to flooding at our home office location. Dave came through for us when it was needed the most."

— John Gilliland, President & CEO, Investment Real Estate LLC

"In what was a complex transaction, Dave Bode was excellent!"

— John M. & Maria A. Polli

"Absolutely no complaints. My first ever experience with a commercial real estate broker, David Bode, was a consultant in addition to his responsibility for selling the building."

— James A. Epstein, Donald Epstein Estate

"Dave Bode is knowledgeable, responsive, and experienced. He provided excellent guidance throughout our lease process. Could not be happier!"

— Phil Hollinger, Director of Operations, U-GRO Learning Centres, Inc.

"David Bode is very knowledgeable in so many helpful ways to the seller."

— Dennis Axline, Owner/Manager, Hanover Home & Garden

"I had a positive experience. Dave Bode was easy to work with and was able to get back to me in a timely manner with any questions I had with the process."

— Mindy Christian, Executive Director, Arts Centre of York, Inc.

"Professional and prompt in responding to questions."

— George Long, Investor

"Dave is so well connected and knowledgeable about the community and thankfully found us a place to handle our growth."

— Bobbi Anne DeLeo, Executive Director, York County Literacy Council

"The best!"

— Justin Daniels, Investor

"It is always great working with ROCK Real Estate and the associates. Looking forward to a long relationship."

— Fredrick Fogelman, President, Millennium Business Group, Inc.