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Tray Bates Tray E. Bates Member The Real Estate Roundtable Principal Bates Commercial LLC

Tray Bates is the President and Broker/Owner of Bates Commercial LLC, a commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm based in Corpus Christi, Texas. Tray focuses on providing a high level of professionalism and expertise for his clients by being thorough in his market analysis and providing quantitative analysis for effective decision making.

Tray is active in his profession and community, serving as Chairman of the Texas Association of Realtors® Political Affairs Committee, Regional Vice President of the Texas Association of Realtors®, Past Treasurer of the San Patricio County Economic Development Corporation, Vice Chairman of the Corpus Christi Downtown Management District and Vice Chairman of the St. James Episcopal School Board of Trustees, and is a graduate of the 2012 National Association of Realtors® Leadership Academy.

Tray is originally from Corpus Christi, Texas and is a third generation commercial real estate broker with experience throughout Texas from Dallas-Fort Worth to South Texas.