Steve Gunning

Senior Vice President & Principal

Steve Gunning is senior vice president and principal in the Atlanta, GA office. He specializes exclusively in tenant representation for a variety of retail and restaurant clients. Steve has assisted Hobby Lobby with over 35 openings in Georgia, opened 8 Toys”R”Us locations in the Southeast and is currently the master broker for Ideal Image nationally. Steve has been recognized by the industry multiple times for his achievements and efforts including the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors Million Dollar Club, CoStar Power Broker, and a recipient of the SRS Top Achiever award based on company-wide production level and a multi-year achiever of the SRS Top Producer award, the highest-level award given to SRS real estate brokers.


Steve joined SRS Real Estate Partners in 2007 as vice president in the Atlanta, GA market office. Prior to joining SRS, Steve held real estate leadership positions with several national retailers including Nextel Retail Stores, Wolf Camera, and Atlanta Bread Company. His responsibilities included all aspects of real estate, including strategic planning, site selection, lease administration, and construction management.

Steve’s unique, multi-faceted experience lends his clients a comprehensive view of retail real estate and has allowed him to complete more than 1,500 retail lease transactions over the course of the last 30 years.


  • 2014 SRS Million Dollar Club
  • 2014 SRS “Top Producer” Award
  • 2015 SRS “Top Producer” Award
  • 2016 SRS “Top Achiever” Award
  • 2017 SRS “Top Producer” Award
  • 2018 SRS “Top Producer” Award
  • 2010 – 2018 ACBR Million Dollar Club Top Producer



Steve is a member of International Council of Shopping Centers and the Commercial Board of Realtors



  • Hobby Lobby
  • Ideal Image | Master Broker
  • Main Event
  • 511 Tactical
  • Xfinity
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries
  • Moe’s Southwest Grill
  • Sally Beauty Supply
  • F45
  • IHOP
  • Applebee’s
  • Toys”R”Us

Contact Information

3445 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 950
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

D: 404.231.1173
M: 678.794.7304


SRS in the News

JUN 20, 2019

Hobby Lobby Replacing Former Alpharetta Babies ‘R’ Us Store

ALPHARETTA, GA — The former Babies”R”Us off North Point Parkway that sat vacant…


MAR 22, 2019

SRS Real Estate Partners Celebrates Million Dollar Club Winners

SRS Real Estate Partners is pleased to announce that eleven of their brokers…


FEB 19, 2019

Hobby Lobby Fills Empty Toys”R”Us Spaces

Atlanta — SRS Real Estate Partners has brokered two new leases for Hobby…


Press Releases

MAY 19, 2020

SRS Real Estate Partners Opens Las Vegas Office; Taps Leading Retail Real Estate Professional to Lead

DALLAS (May 19, 2020) – SRS Real Estate Partners is pleased to welcome Frank…


MAR 24, 2020

SRS Real Estate Partners’ National Net Lease Group Adds More Than $200 Million of New Activity as Net Lease Proves Its Resiliency

Newport Beach, Calif. (March 24, 2020) — SRS Real Estate Partners’ National Net…


MAR 18, 2020

SRS Real Estate Partners Congratulates CoStar Power Broker Award™ Winners

DALLAS (March 18, 2020) –SRS Real Estate Partners (SRS) is proud to congratulate ten…