Harry Holmes is a 34-year real estate veteran and a recognized leader in the industry. Mr. Holmes has been a leading producer for Avison Young in Texas and a top producer nationwide.
Mr. Holmes concentrates on tenant representation, in both the acquisition and disposition of office space. He has represented
diverse landlords and sublessors in buildings such as Houston Natural Gas Building (560,000 SF), 801 Travis (225,000 SF),
and Woodbranch Plaza (118,000 SF); with clients that have included Occidental Petroleum (130,000 SF), Citicorp Bank
(110,000 SF), Gulf Chemical & Resources (40,000 SF), Texas Eastern (65,000 SF), and Tractebel, Inc. (156,000 SF).
Previously, Mr. Holmes was responsible for real estate services in Houston, San Antonio and Austin as co-managing
principal for a national real estate company.
Mr. Holmes’ major tenant representation transactions include Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., Texas Children’s Hospital,
Walter P. Moore, and Raymond James Financial. Over the years, he has developed long-term relationships with many of
his clients in multiple locations and with varying requirements. Such tenants include Hays McConn Rice & Pickering,
GDF SUEZ North America, Halcon Resources, Commonwealth Land Title, McKinsey & Company, CitiCorp Bank, Live Nation,
Fairways Exploration, Salient Partners and Brietburn Energy.
Holmes was president of Houston Office Leasing Management Estate Services (HOLMES), a privately held commercial real
estate brokerage and management firm he established in 1992. His career began with Coldwell Banker in 1980 and he
was a consistent top producer with the firm before leaving to establish a tenant representation division for the Western
United States for Rubloff, Inc.
Mr. Holmes has served as a board or committee member for River Oaks Country Club, YMCA, Bo’s Place, Spring Branch
Mentoring Program, Yellowstone Academy, Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory School, Texas Christian University
Chancellor’s Council, C Club and Houston Leasing Brokers Association (HOLBA).
Mr. Holmes is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin where he majored in Finance. He has been a Certified
Commercial Investment Member since 1984.
|13811 Cullen Blvd||
13811 Cullen Blvd
|FM 1960 & Shiloh Church Road||
FM 1960 & Shiloh Church Road