Managing Director & Principal
License # 343848
Kolbe has been a licensed Texas real estate broker for more than 40 years. In 1997, he opened Curtice Commercial Real Estate in Sugar Land where the fast-paced growth in Fort Bend County propelled him into a broad spectrum of real estate solutions. Kolbe merged CCRE with Colliers in the Houston office in 2010. Over the last 15+ years Kolbe has played a significant roll in developing Sugar Land and the Fort Bend County market. Kolbe specializes in office and retail sales, leasing and development. Prior to opening Curtice Commercial Real Estate, Kolbe spent 11 years with Weingarten Realty Investors where he handled leasing/asset management for shopping centers in Southeast and Central Texas.
Kolbe was a founder and organizer of Founders Bank in Sugar Land in 2007 and served as director until the bank merged with Vista Bank in 2011. He is also a founding member and past president of the Fort Bend Society of Commercial Realtors. Kolbe currently serves as an advisory director for the Fort Bend Business Journal.
- Colliers' Titan Award (2013 - 2018, 2020 - 2021)
- Colliers' Top 10 Producer (2013)
- CRE Land Heavy Hitter Houston Business Journal (2014)
- VP/Founding Board Member Fred and Mabel Parks Youth Ranch (Fort Bend Homeless Shelter for Youth)
- Chairman Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce 2009
- Past President Fort Bend Education Foundation
- Founding Member & Past President of the Fort Bend Society of Commercial Realtors
- Past Board/VP First Colony Owners Association
- Past Board Member Fort Bend LID 19
- Founder & Organizer of Founders Bank | Sugar Land (2007 - 2011)
- Real Estate Broker's License, Texas
- CCIM Designation
- Bachelor of Science in Business, University of Houston
Memberships & Involvements
- Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce
- Fort Bend Economic Development Council
- Fort Bend Society of Commercial Realtors
"We want to extend our sincere thanks to the entire Colliers International - Fort Bend office for doing an outstanding job in helping us relocate the Old Republic Title -- Sugar Land office.
Kolbe Curtice and his team know what "exceptional customer service" means in our industry. From lease negotiation to move in, Kolbe was there every step of the way. He listened to our needs and provided assistance in working with our local construction company. The entire team at Colliers International - Fort Bend knows how to make any client feel like they are the only one. They know Fort Bend County like the back of their hand. That is a pure example of outstanding service."
Suzanne Slavin, Old Republic Title - Fort Bend
Houston - Sugar Land
Working as the primary Administrative Coordinator at the Colliers Fort Bend office, Ms. Doyle enjoys providing a pleasurable first impression and strives to give exemplary customer service to each and every client that walks through the doors.
Over the past 30 years, Tricia has had a successful career in the real estate business and lending industry. Starting in residential home buying she built long-term relationships with each customer and made them feel comfortable and confident that they were achieving the best possible outcome. Her career led her to the commercial side of the business where she now focuses on administrative duties and property management.
Tricia earned both the Commercial Property Marketing Certification (CPMC) and Commercial Property Research Certification (CPRC) from Colliers University. CPMC and CPRC are the first and only accreditations for commercial real estate marketing and research professionals. It offers a professional development path to increase strategic and tactical expertise in marketing/research, knowledge of the industry and capabilities with commercial real estate tools.
Director of Market Research
Lisa joined Colliers in 2010 as Director of Market Research and has 37 years of commercial real estate experience. Lisa initiates proactive market research projects to further the business goals of the company. She writes and prepares 29 market reports annually, including quarterly reports on Houston's retail, office, industrial and healthcare properties. Further, she prepares statistical ownership reports for various clients as well as an annual Houston Economic Overview. Lisa also creates PowerPoint market presentations, trade journal articles, and other marketing materials supporting the company's business endeavors. She works with senior management in planning the company's marketing strategy and public relations support for local and national conferences, luncheon meetings, recruitment programs, and special events. Lisa works closely with the company's brokers to develop effective custom market research material specific to existing and potential clients.
Lisa serves on the Colliers Editorial Board, the Colliers U.S. Research Council, and is a recipient of the Colliers Researcher of the Year Award.
Lisa earned the Commercial Property Research Certification (CPRC) from Colliers University. CPRC is the first and only accreditation for commercial real estate research professionals. It offers a professional development path to increase strategic and tactical expertise in marketing/research, knowledge of the industry and capabilities with commercial real estate tools.
Director, Financial Analytics
Bringing 32 years of experience in commercial real estate, Marilynne joined Colliers in 2018 to provide financial analysis to the company’s leasing and investment sales teams for all types of assets, including the following types of financial analysis:
- lease renewal and relocation comparisons
- mid-term lease renegotiations (“blend and extend”)
- lease buyouts
- sublease disposition/recovery
- build-to-suit vs. design-build
- lease vs. buy
- own vs. sale/leaseback
- landlord net effective rate
- discounted cash flows
Prior to joining Colliers, she specialized in advising companies regarding their financial analysis for commercial real estate requirements or investments for 17 years. Marilynne also has a background in commercial mortgage underwriting/loan originations and commercial real estate appraisal.
Client Services Specialist
Sinem joined Colliers in 2022 as a Client Services Specialist supporting advisors specializing in the industrial and land sectors. She brings more than 10 years of commercial real estate experience to the team.
Her area of expertise includes but is not limited to developing and maintaining marketing materials, listing pitches, proposals and agreements, site tour coordination, and online database maintenance.
Prior to arriving at Colliers, Sinem worked as a marketing associate at Lee & Associates.
Sinem graduated from the University of Houston with Bachelor of Art in Communication and Advertising with a minor in Consumer Science.