Rob Howell, MBA

Senior Vice President
Sales & Leasing Services
Consulting & Advisory Development Industrial Investment

  • Greenville
  • 656 South Main Street
  • Suite 200
  • Greenville, SC 29601 US

For the last 13 years, Rob has helped buyer, seller, and tenant clients execute on their real estate strategies. With specific experience in multi-family, office, adaptive re-use, redevelopment, and industrial services, Rob’s focus is to help his clients maximize the strategic value of their real estate activities within their broader business plan. Rob draws on his experience as a broker and developer and by leveraging his wide network of contacts in related fields, Rob provides and helps his client’s execute effective leasing and real estate investing strategies.

Rob holds a BS in Natural Resources and Spanish from The University of the South and an MBA from Emory University. Rob has served on diverse boards including the City of Greenville’s Green Ribbon Advisory Committee and is the former President of the Friends of Paris Mountain State Park. He lives in Greenville with his wife and children.

Looking for a team of brokers who put you first? Gary Lyons, CCIM, SIORKristin Cameron McDonald, J.D.Reeves Willis and myself are the team for you. Check out our website to see what we can do for you. 


  • Sustain SC - Chair
  • President Friends of Paris Mountain State Park – Emeritus
  • Past Co-Chair Greenville Green Ribbon Advisory Committee
  • Past Chair City of Greenville Waste and Recycling Ad-Hoc
  • Past Co-Chair Christ Church Episcopal School Cavalier Fund
  • Recipient Upstate Forever Tommy Wyche Land Conservation Champion Award
  • Liberty Fellowship Class 2018

Client List

"For 12 of the past 20 years, our family office has worked with Rob's team at Avison Young. Rob's creativity, entrepreneurial style, and a deep understanding of where the local market is heading, has consistently helped us make and manage profitable commercial real estate investments." 

Mary Beth Galbreath, Galbreath Properties

Greenville, SC


"Rob and his team impressed me with their strategies to achieve the highest value for our industrial property in Greenville, SC. Rob's regional insight was instrumental in a successful sale within the advised timeline, resulting in us seeking Avison Young's counsel in other markets." 

Sunder Subbaroyan, Chairman, Doerfer Corporation

Waverly, IA


On the Trail GVL | Development Opportunity
3900 Buncombe Road
Greenville, SC 29609
Land For Sale
Greenville Scottish Rite Center
817 Cleveland Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Land For Sale
2605 Anderson Road
2605 Anderson Road
Greenville, SC 29611
Industrial For Lease
1920 New Cut Road
1920 New Cut Road
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Industrial For Sale / For Lease
Woodfield Industrial Park
International Blvd & I-385
Fountain Inn, SC 29644
Land For Sale
Hampton Station
1320 Hampton Avenue Ext
Greenville, SC 29601
Retail For Lease
98 Shelter Court
98 Shelter Court
Greer, SC 29650
Land For Sale
Brookswood Center
6811 Calhoun Memorial Hwy
Easley, SC 29640
Retail For Lease