David Brenton

David Brenton - David Brentons Team - webDavid Brenton has 40 years of experience in new home construction, commercial real estate and, his specialty, residential real estate. Since becoming a Realtor in 1992, he has achieved career sales of more than 4,400 transactions. This level of performance is achieved by running a team of talented individuals who excel at what they do. David’s goal is to make the home buying and selling process more effective. By dividing the responsibilities of the real estate transaction among trusted team members, David Brenton’s Team is able to provide a high level of client care. David Brenton is dedicated to providing the best real estate service and advice.

David and his wife, Jane (Mennel), have been married since 1978 and are both life-long residents of Indianapolis’ Southside. David has always enjoyed calling the Southside home andDavid Brenton on Facebook David Brenton on Twitter David Brenton on LinkedIn
is a graduate of Southport High School (Class of 1974). David is a lifelong member of Faith United Church of Christ and was also involved at Southport Presbyterian Church. David and Jane now attend Rocklane Christian Church and are active in the Rocklane Riders Group and enjoy volunteering. His wife, Jane is the Pharmacy Systems Inventory Coordinator for St. Francis Hospital. They have two daughters, each of whom graduated from Perry Meridian High School and Butler University, as well as a son-in-law and two grandchildren. David’s hobbies include riding his Honda Goldwing motorcycle, fishing, boating, racquetball and spending time with his family.


David takes continuing education seriously and strives to be at the top of his game. He has spent countless hours learning about the latest technologies, home staging techniques, luxury home marketing strategies, and how best to assist those facing short sale or foreclosure. He specializes in working with sellers, assisting buyers and aiding seniors with their moving needs.

David has earned the following designations: Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE), Accredited Home-Staging Specialist (AHS), Certified Residential Broker (CBR), Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS), Online Real Estate Professional (e-PRO), Quality Service Certified (QSC), Seniors’ Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Consumer-Certified Real Estate Consultant (C-CREC), Master Graduate of Real Estate Institute (MGRI), Certified Marketing Professional (CMP), Real Estate Academy of Leadership (REAL), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate Real Estate Institute (GRI), Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR), and Certified New Home Sales Person (CSP).


2000 – Indiana Brokers License
1992 – Indiana Real Estate License
1976 – IUPUI Construction Technology
1974 – Graduate, Central Nine Vocational School, Greenwood, Indiana
1974 – Graduate, Southport High School, Indianapolis, Indiana

Work Experience

01/2013 – Present Broker/Owner, David Brenton’s Team, Real Estate Services
08/2006 – 12/2012 Broker/Associate, RE/MAX Select, REALTORS
11/2004 – 08/2006 Broker/Owner, DAVID BRENTON’S TEAM
01/2003 – 11/2004 Broker/Manager, RE/MAX Select, REALTORS
01/2000 – 12/2002 Broker/Associate, RE/MAX Select, REALTORS
11/1992 – 12/1999 Sales Associate, RE/MAX Select, REALTORS
04/1992 – 10/1992 Sales Associate, Tomorrow Realty
09/1990 – 04/1992 General Manager, Tri-Mark Homes
04/1984 – 09/1990 President, Brenton Construction Inc.
08/1978 – 04/1984 Construction Manager, Project Manager, Deluxe Homes
06/1976 – 08/1978 President, Brenton Construction Company
06/1974 – 06/1976 Draftsman/Estimator, Wilson-Blazek Builders, Inc.

Business / Professional Affiliations

2013 – 2015 MIBOR, Board of Directors
2012 – 2013 Johnson County Habitat For Humanity, Board of Directors
2010 – 2013 Johnson County Development Corporation, Board of Directors
2009 – 2014 Allen F. Haigne CyberStars
2009 – 2010 Southside Housing Alliance, Advertising Chairperson
2009 – 2010 Dave Ramsey ELP, Endorsed Local Provider
2008 – 2010 INHP Advisory Board for Funds Development, Advisory Board
2008 – 2009 Indiana REALTORS Leadership Academy, 08-09 Member
2007 – 2010 MIBOR REALTOR Foundation, Board of Directors
1994 – 2010 MIBOR MLS Committee
2006 – 2007 Indiana CRS Council, Program Chair
2004 – 2005 Indiana CRS Council, Treasurer
2004 – 2006 Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis, Public Relations
2003 – 2004 Southside MIBOR, Chair for the Bylaws Revision Committee
1999 – 2005 GRI Board of Governors
2000 – 2001 MIBOR Assistant Task Force
1998 – 2000 Builder/ REALTOR® Task Force
1998 – 1998 Industry Focus Group
1997 – 1998 Real Estate Academy of Leadership, Graduate