Welcome to Houston
Houston’s robust economy, low cost of living and diverse population have made it the number one destination city for U-Haul for the last eight years. It has the fourth largest population in the U.S and is the 9th largest U.S. city by land area. People from around the globe relocate to Houston seeking the abundant opportunities in the industries of energy, health sciences, space technology and aviation. It is home to 25 Fortune 500 companies, is the energy capital of the world, has the nation’s largest port, based on foreign tonnage, and is also home of the world’s largest medical center. This amazingly resilient city has been the perfect fit for Avison Young’s Houston office since 2010 and continues to expand rapidly with the leadership of two industry veterans.
Avison Young is a privately-owned company with a principal-led culture that is focused on providing best-in-class real estate services throughout Houston Metro. It is one of Houston’s leading providers of integrated commercial real estate services including tenant representation, landlord leasing, investment sales, capital markets and industrial tenant representation. Our organization is team-driven and client-focused. The depth of our market knowledge assures that we capture and capitalize on the trends impacting our clients and their real estate needs.
Baby Boomers and Millennials Fueling Multifamily SectorNovember Blog Post By Rand Stephens, Houston Managing DirectorNovember 30, 2018
Although baby boomers and millennials are in opposite phases of their lives, they share a common desire – to reside in a care-free, amenity-rich condo/apartment environment. In fact, these two generations may be the driving force of multifamily development around the country. As one generation looks to settle into their glory years of retirement, another looks to kick off their adulthood of career and family – and both are seeking the conveniences and concierge services of apartment-living.
Avison Young negotiates 15,780-square-foot lease for HighTower Texas in uptown HoustonSpace will become headquarters for company’s planned Texas expansionNovember 14, 2018
Houston — Avison Young, the world’s fastest-growing commercial real estate services firm, announced today that it has negotiated a long-term, 15,780-square-foot (sf) office lease on behalf of wealth management firm HighTower Texas in uptown Houston.
Avison Young releases third quarter 2018 Houston office market reportLeasing activity jumps 36.3% from last quarterNovember 2, 2018
Houston — The Houston office market recovery has been stimulated by improvements in market fundamentals, steady job growth and an upturn in the energy industry. The third quarter showed positive net absorption and a 36.3% increase in leasing activity from last quarter. The direct vacancy rate has remained unchanged since the beginning of 2018, and the combined vacancy rate including direct and sublease decreased slightly from 18.3% last quarter to 17.9% this quarter.
Avison Young team spends Day of Giving at two Houston non-profit organizationsOctober 26, 2018
Houston — Avison Young’s Houston team rolled up their sleeves to volunteer at two charitable organizations, Bo’s Place and Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM), for their fifth annual global Day of Giving on Thursday, October 25, 2018. All 84 Avison Young offices in the U.S. and around the world simultaneously participated in their communities on a volunteer project of their choice.
Avison Young releases third quarter 2018 Houston industrial market reportOctober 26, 2018
Houston — The industrial market continues to be the powerhouse of commercial real estate in Houston. More than 4.2 million square feet of new product was delivered in the metro area during the third quarter.
Flexible Workspace - Survival of the FittestNew blog post by Rand StephensSeptember 18, 2018
§531.20 Information About Brokerage Services
- The Commission adopts by reference the Information About Brokerage Services Notice, TREC No. IABS 1-0 (IABS Notice). The IABS Notice is published by and available from the Texas Real Estate Commission, P.O. Box 12188, Austin, Texas 78711-2188, www.trec.texas.gov.
- Each active real estate broker and sales agent shall provide:
- a link to a completed IABS Notice in a readily noticeable place on the homepage of each business website, labeled:
- "Texas Real Estate Commission Information About Brokerage Services", in at least 10 point font; or
- "TREC Information About Brokerage Services", in at least 12 point font; and
- the completed IABS Notice at the first substantive communication as required under §1101.558, Texas Occupations Code.