Avison Young negotiates 21,091-square-foot lease for civil engineering firm in the Energy Corridor

Avison Young negotiates 21,091-square-foot lease for
civil engineering firm in the Energy Corridor April 28, 2020

Van De Wiele & Vogler will occupy the entire floor of Granite Properties’ Class A building

Houston, TX Avison Young today announced it negotiated a long-term 21,091-square-foot (sf) office lease on behalf of consulting civil engineering firm Van De Wiele & Vogler located at One Eldridge, 777 North Eldridge Parkway in the west Houston area.


Van De Wiele & Vogler, the tenant, was represented by Avison Young Principal Anthony Squillante and Vice President Josh Morrow, who are based in the company’s Houston office. The landlord, Granite Properties, was represented by Jon Dutton of Granite Properties.


“We are excited to assist Van De Wiele & Vogler with its relocation to the Energy Corridor, the epicenter of engineering talent in Houston,” said Squillante. “Their employees will enjoy a quality Granite Properties office building that is amenity-rich and is easily accessible.”


Van De Wiele & Vogler provides engineering for transportation, master-planned communities, water and wastewater projects, commercial, and recreational projects for private and public clients throughout Southeast Texas. The firm will be expanding its office footprint from 12,136 sf at Granite’s 2925 Briarpark to 21,091 sf at One Eldridge. The company will move approximately 50 employees to the fifth floor of its new location in Q3 2020.

“As our firm continues to grow, we needed a space that provides an inspiring work environment that allows our employees to be innovative and productive and that’s exactly what Eldridge offers,” said Jeffrey Vogler, P.E., President of Van De Wiele & Vogler, Inc. “Our team is thrilled to be within walking distance from Terry Hershey Park and we are looking forward to the modern conveniences and amenities that the building provides.”

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 thousands of real estate professionals in more than 100 offices around the world. 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 2020 winner of the Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation, having retained its Best Managed designation for nine consecutive years.