With over 40 years of real estate experience in the Carolinas,

primarily in the Charlotte and Triad markets, Mr. Bunker is uniquely qualified to provide his real estate experiences in investments and site selection to a broad range of partners, land owners, developers, builders, investors, lenders and other strategic alliances.

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Dennis N. Bunker, III
ccim, mai

A Salisbury, North Carolina native, Bunker began his commercial real estate career in 1981 after graduating from UNC Charlotte with a B.A. in Economics. His early work in the industry consisted of self-investing in real estate, general brokerage and construction. Since 1991, his company, Bunker Land Group, has actively engaged in the development and investment of commercial real estate and provided site selection services for development and investment partners and clients. Property types include multi-family, single-family, retail, mini-storage, industrial and mixed-use.

Mr. Bunker has always been an advocate for continuing education in his industry and has attained the prestigious professional designations of CCIM and MAI, along with a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.
Active Projects
Palladium South, High Point, NC

36-acre proposed mixed-use development. Eleven outparcels, up to 55,000 SF anchor, and 288 multi-family units planned. Under development in 2022-'23.

Palladium South MP
Rich Fork, High Point, Forsyth County, NC

72-acre mixed-use residential development. Entitled for up to 200 single-family/townhomes (under construction) and 400 multi-family units (available for development, sale, or joint venture).

Rich Fork MP
N. Tryon Street @ McCullough Drive, University City, Charlotte, NC

2.39-acre multi-family or mixed-use site located at a mass transit station. Available for development or joint venture.

McCullough Drive MP
Catawba Square, Salisbury, NC

8-acre commercial development. Walgreens Drugstore & dental surgery office previously developed. City of Salisbury fire station proposed. 2.5 acres available for development.

Catawba Square MP
Professional Licenses & Services
  • Licensed real estate broker in North and South Carolina
  • Licensed State Certified General real estate appraiser in North Carolina and Virginia
  • Served on the original board of the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors (CRCBR ‘93)
  • Served on the NC CCIM Board as chair of the Education Committee (‘92-’97)
  • References provided upon request
Other Highlights & Achievements
  • Member of the UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees (‘17-‘25); Appointed Secretary (‘19-‘20); Appointed Vice-Chair (‘21-‘22)
  • Member of UNC Charlotte’s Capital Campaign Committee-Exponential (‘15-‘20)
  • Served on UNC Charlotte’s Foundation Board (‘05 - ‘14); Chair of the Governance Committee (‘13-‘14)
  • Member of the UNC Charlotte Alumni Hall of Fame (‘12)
  • Served on the UNC Charlotte 2020 Campus Master Plan Steering Committee (‘08-‘09)
  • Served on UNC Charlotte's Alumni Board of Directors ('02-'05); President ('04-'05)
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)

CCIM is a designation that recognizes a proficiency in commercial and investment real estate. Its highly regarded curriculum in the commercial real estate industry includes financial analysis, investment analysis, market analysis, negotiation techniques and user decision analysis.

National and State Chapter Member
Member Appraisal Institute (MAI)
Member Appraisal Institute (MAI)

MAI is a distinguished designation for real estate appraisers. Members of the appraisal institute are qualified and experienced in real estate valuation, consulting and advice on investment decisions.

National and State Chapter Member
National Association of Realtors (NAR)
National Association of Realtors (NAR)

NAR is an association involving brokers, property managers and appraisers. Members of NAR are involved in all facets of the real estate industry and perform with good faith.

National and State Chapter Member
Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors Member (CRCBR)
Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors Member (CRCBR)

CRCBR is a professional organization dedicated to promoting high professional standards and services for its members and the commercial real estate industry.