Paul Schwinne

Commercial Real Estate Broker/Syndicator

Working in Commercial Real Estate Since 2001, Paul Schwinne is the Commercial Broker and Owner of Quantum Commercial Real Estate, a full service commercial brokerage firm. Quantum provides a full range of brokerage services to buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants for the acquisition, disposition, and leasing of commercial real estate.

In 2001, Paul began his commercial real estate career. He earned the prestigious Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2004. Paul is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate. A CCIM is an invaluable resource to the commercial real estate owner, investor, and user, and is among an elite group of 7,500 professionals across North America who have the CCIM designation. Paul resides in Peachtree City where he is a founding member of the Peachtree City Lions Club.

Prior to his real estate career, Paul graduated from Georgia Tech in 1984 with a Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering. He practiced engineering for 10 years in designing and manufacturing jet engine components. Paul was then promoted into management and acquired ownership in the firm. The aerospace firm was acquired in 1998 and Paul was promoted to President of the facility. After several years of managing a public company, Paul chose to pursue a career change into commercial real estate.

Licenses and Designations

Georgia Real Estate Broker 2005

Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) 2004


Bachelor, Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Tech 1984

Contact Paul Schwinne:

770-486-8200 Office

678-296-1588 Cell

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Georgia Agent License # 247558

Georgia Firm # H-62792



David A. Strickland

Associate Broker

Working in Commercial Real Estate since 1987, David Strickland is an Associate Broker and Co-Owner of Quantum Commercial Real Estate.

David graduated from the University of Georgia in 1987 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree majoring in Real Estate. He worked in commercial real estate brokerage for three years before joining a family printing business in 1990. David purchased the business in 1999 and resold it in 2004. David re-entered the commercial real estate field in 2004 as an associate broker with Group VI Real Estate. Since 2004, David has been an active member with the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors and has served on numerous committees. In 2007, David joined with Paul Schwinne at HN Commercial, which was re-branded to Quantum Commercial Real Estate in 2009.


1987 B.B.A., Real Estate, University of Georgia

Professional Associations

Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (ACBR)


David and his wife Terri have three children and currently reside in Peachtree City.

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770-486-8200 Office

770-377-3078 Cell

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Georgia Agent License # 135648

Georgia Firm # H-62792



Richard Smith, Jr.

Associate – Healthcare and Office Properties

Richard joined Quantum Commercial Real Estate (QCRE) in 2015 to open the North Perimeter-Atlanta brokerage office. Building on the groups Southside established presence of leasing, sales, investments, development and property management Richard will continue to concentrate on office and healthcare tenant and landlord relations.

In 2012 Richard joined Cone Middour Partners (CMP) as Senior Vice President, overseeing the Healthcare Real Estate Advisory Group. Specializing in healthcare real estate and medical office building sales and leasing, he has worked with a wide range of local, regional and national firms on physician and non-physician driven real estate transactions in Atlanta and in cities throughout the United States.

Prior to joining CMP, Richard was an agent, with Richard Bowers & Company, heading up the Medical Office Division, and a Vice President of Southeast Region for RBCo’s TCN Worldwide Healthcare Real Estate Advisors Group. Prior to establishing the Medical Office Division in 2006 and being promoted to the Commercial Leasing Division in 1995, he directed the Richard Bowers & Company Research Department and, among other duties, published the Bowers Digest – Atlanta Office Market Overview, and served as the Head Analyst for the Company’s Commercial Investment Division.

In addition to tenant representation, Richard has been on the leasing and marketing team for numerous medical office buildings in the eastern region. While working with Health Care REIT, in 2008 and 2009, he was the Eastern Regional Leasing Director accountable for a portfolio of 18 medical office buildings (MOBs) both on and off campus totaling 1.4 million square feet. These MOBs are in locations ranging from New York, New Jersey, the Carolinas, Georgia and Alabama.

Professionally, Richard was awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 1999. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, the largest commercial board in the country, and has been recognized by the organization’s Million Dollar Club as a Life Member in 2002. 


Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) 1999


1986 B.B.A., Real Estate, Georgia State University

Professional Associations

Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (ACBR)

Lifetime Member Million Dollar Club


Contact Richard Smith, Jr:

770-462-2002 Office

404-789-8788 Cell

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Georgia Agent License # 118299

Georgia Firm # H-62792