Avison Young bolsters Tenant Representation team in HoustonMarch 3, 2020
Commercial real estate expert Anthony Squillante and his team expand office and industrial tenant representation services for the firm’s Houston market and beyond
Houston, TX – Rand Stephens, Avison Young Principal and Managing Director of the firm’s Houston office, announced today the strategic hiring of Anthony Squillante and his six-member tenant representation team, who represent clients that span various industries throughout the Greater Houston area and nationally.
Squillante, as Principal, will lead the team which includes Drew Coupe, Dustin Devine and Josh Morrow as vice presidents; Collin Roach as associate; Jack Wagner as financial analyst and Michelle Goynes as client services coordinator. All were formerly with Stream Realty and will be based in Avison Young’s Houston office.
“Anthony and his team are top producers in their field, and we are excited to strengthen and broaden our already highly-regarded tenant representation group,” said Stephens. “Their experience and expertise will be an added value and asset to our clients as we continue to expand our comprehensive platform.”
Squillante brings more than fifteen years of award-winning commercial real estate experience to Avison Young. Prior to joining the firm, he served as Managing Director of Stream Realty in Houston, where he assembled and led a tremendously successful tenant representation business unit with clients who lease or own office and industrial facilities. Squillante and his partners have generated more than $1 billion in transactions since 2011 and were also the recipients of NAIOP’s Pacesetter Award in Houston for 2013.
“It’s exciting to be a part of Avison Young’s effective, principal-led culture, which is unique to our industry,” said Squillante. “The firm’s distinctive model embodies the creed of how an individual can help or influence others, collaborate internally and align solutions with client objectives. That structure is highly appealing to me and a career game-changer. This is an exciting transition and our team is looking forward to contributing to Avison Young’s client-centric philosophy.”
Avison Young is the world’s fastest-growing commercial real estate services firm. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Avison Young is a collaborative, global firm owned and operated by its Principals. Founded in 1978, with legacies dating back more than 200 years, the company comprises approximately 5,000 real estate professionals in 108 offices in 14 countries. The firm’s experts provide value-added, client-centric investment sales, leasing, advisory, management and financing services to clients across the office, retail, industrial, multi-family and hospitality sectors.
Avison Young is a 2019 winner of the Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation, having retained its Best Managed designation for eight consecutive years.