A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Allen has made a splash in the Nashville commercial real estate scene. In his five years at NAI Nashville he closed over $40 Million in transactions. Allen has also managed to record the single largest deal since NAI Nashville’s inception in 2011. His expertise and focus includes healthcare real estate leasing and investments. Allen, a Nashville native, graduated from Lipscomb University. Upon graduation he worked as a bank auditor for top 10 public accounting firm Crowe Horwath. That experience opened up the accounting operations manager role for him at Truxton Trust (formerly Nashville Bank & Trust). Exposure to the real estate finance industry during the Great Recession gave Allen a trained sense for quality deals in commercial real estate as well as unleashing his passion for the industry. In 2018, Allen and business partner, Chris Huskey formed HBRE. In 2019, Allen led the company to close more than $75 Million in sales and leasing transactions earning the Costar Broker Award as the top office broker in Nashville.
In his free time Allen still enjoys the game of baseball. He founded the Lower Antioch Dodgers Men’s team. The Dodgers have made it to the championship game their first five years in existence winning the last four. Allen volunteers on the board for the Middle Tennessee CCIM and the Boys and Girls Club of Middle Tennessee.
A graduate of Lipscomb University, Allen was a 4-year letterman in baseball and obtained joint-degrees as a Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Accountancy.