• Southern Indiana | Louisville, Kentucky Metro

About Us


Baker Commercial Real Estate is continually recognized by Business First of Louisville as one of the top commercial real estate firms in Southern Indiana and the Louisville, Kentucky metro area.

Baker Commercial Real Estate launched as the first Commercial only real estate firm in Southern Indiana on January 1, 2004. The company is widely recognized for its market leading presence as evidenced by the numerous Available, For Sale, and For Lease signs displayed on commercial properties throughout the area.

Baker Commercial Real Estate was founded by James E. ‘Jim’ Baker who began his real estate career in Southern Indiana in 1977 and by Kimberly Baker who became an associate in 2001. They both have earned the professional designation of CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and Jim has additionally earned the designation of SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors-Industrial Specialist).

Baker Commercial Real Estate has continued to expand in terms of its expertise. In 2013 Chris Pitts, MSRE joined the firm after working as a senior commercial real estate investment manager with AEGON USA Realty Advisors. Chris brings a wealth of knowledge gained through a career of over 25 years in financing commercial properties for several large institutional investors.

And in 2015, Mark Erwin joined the firm as a specialist in retail, restaurant and residential real estate after many years of experience as a successful entrepreneur and founder of Mark’s Feed Store Bar-B-Q restaurants.


  • Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors
  • Kentucky CCIM Chapters
  • Indiana CCIM Chapter
  • IN/KY Chapter of Society of Office and Industrial Realtors
  • Kentucky Commercial Real Estate Alliance
  • Southern Indiana Realtors Association
  • Indiana Association of Realtors
  • National Associations of Realtors
  • One Southern Indiana
  • Building Development Association of Southern Indiana
  • International Council of Shopping Centers

Corporate Representation/ Transactions (partial list):

  • Cracker Barrel Restaurants
  • CVS
  • Dollar General Stores
  • Carl’s Jr.
  • Allstate Insurance
  • Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
  • Chic-Fil-A
  • Sonic Restaurants Corporation
  • Tumbleweed TW-Indiana, LLC
  • Sam’s Food & Spirits/ Anderson Rentals, LLC
  • Weight Watchers International
  • Auto Zone
  • Wal-Mart Corporation
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Courier-Journal Newspaper
  • Bank One
  • New Washington State Bank
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • First Independent Bank
  • Main Source Bank
  • Your Community Bank
  • Scott County Bank
  • Louisville Tile
  • Envirotest Systems, Inc.
  • Axmann international Conveyor Systems
  • Goodwill Industries
  • All Tune and Lube
  • Consumers Corner, Inc.
  • Superwash, Inc.
  • Summit Trucking, LLC
  • Coyle Chevrolet
  • Bales Motors
  • Wolke Paint Co
  • Lucent Technologies
  • Transport America
  • Reese Wholesale Supply
  • Gainey  Transportation
  • Essential Oils University
  • Morris Studios
  • Jesse Ballew Enterprises
  • KM Stemler Company, Inc.
  • Koetter Construction Company
  • Town of Clarksville, IN
  • Town of Sellersburg, IN
  • City of Jeffersonville

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