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Wilson Cribbs + Goren leases new space at Park Towers growing their Houston presence

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Colliers is pleased to announce Wilson Cribbs + Goren has leased a full floor consisting of 23,028 square feet at Park Towers North located at 1233 West Loop South in Houston, Texas.

 

“We look forward to moving to Park Towers as changing locations from Midtown to the Uptown area allows us to be closer to our industries integrated services,” said Anthony L. Marre, Managing Shareholder of Wilson Cribbs + Goren. “Colliers provided a tremendous amount of research, expertise, and professionalism as they lead us in ultimately finding the right space for our present and future needs.”

 

Wilson Cribbs + Goren was established in 1985 and is now one of the leading Texas real estate law firms in the area. Since they are solely focused on the business of real estate, attorneys within the firm are specifically hired based on their passions and connections to the industry. Their transactional services include acquisitions, dispositions, debt and equity financing, leasing, construction, and development across all asset types, plus a uniquely experienced land-use team to assist in complex zoning and other restrictive regulations. Additionally, the firm carries a strong litigation arm to create a one stop shop for the firm’s clients.

 

The Houston based law firm is moving to accommodate their vast growth and to be in a more central location to their clients. Park Towers offers a very efficient floor-plate allowing Wilson Cribbs + Goren to continue their growth plan with approximately 8,000 square feet of additional space.

 

Park Towers is a two-building office tower park situated just inside the 610 Loop, south of Memorial Park. The property features a tech savvy conference center, luxury concierge style lobbies, Amazon lockers, fitness facilities in both the North and South Tower, and a game lounge with a golf simulator room. The North Tower consists of 18 floors containing 272,621 rentable square feet with 22,250 square foot floor-plates. The near-by traffic artery provides 360-degree access to all sections of Houston.

 

The landlord, Regent Properties, was represented by Doug Little, Jack Scharnberg and Kelli Gault of Transwestern. Taylor Wright of Colliers represented the tenant, Wilson Cribbs + Goren, in the transaction. Wilson Cribbs + Goren has selected Interior Architects, O’Donnell Snider Construction, and Colliers’ Project Manager, Neil Potter, to assist with the build out.

 

“For WCG, we were tasked with identifying buildings that had efficient design, excellent ingress/egress and a hyper competitive overall economic package. Ultimately, Park Towers checked all of those boxes,” said Taylor Wright, Vice President of Colliers.

 

The property is located in Houston's West Loop office submarket, which contains 10.6 million square feet of office space. The submarket is 79% occupied and the average asking gross rental rate is $33.29 per square foot. The submarket recorded 177,000 square feet of leasing activity and posted 151,383 square feet of positive net absorption in Q1 2022.


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Taylor Wright, Vice President with Colliers, is part of the Occupier Advisory team in the Houston office. Taylor specializes in working with users of commercial real estate to assist them in making smart occupancy decisions in line with their occupancy goals. Taylor successfully pairs data analytics, and financial modeling with proprietary market knowledge to deliver customized occupancy opportunities to each client, while saving them their most valuable resource, time.

Taylor is a native Houstonian. He attended Memorial High School and graduated from Texas Tech University, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2005. Taylor, his wife Paige and daughter Tallulah “Lula” live in the Memorial area of Houston.

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Neil Potter is a Senior Project Manager and member of the Design and Construction Advisory team at Colliers in Houston, Texas. Potter has a diverse background in construction, starting with carpentry hands on to ownership of general contracting companies. For the past 20 years, Potter has been in the construction industry and is able to use the knowledge that he has gained to help owners successfully navigate the design and construction process.

Most recently, Potter served as the Vice President of Construction and leader of Arch-Con Corporations Community Division. Potter was responsible for managing multiple project teams, preconstruction services, estimating, scheduling, business development, project management and project closeout. During his time at Arch-Con, he successfully oversaw the contracting and construction of more than 250,000 square feet for non-profits, liturgical, private education and community centers. Constructing various building types, Potter created value for his clients by offering solutions, alternative construction methods and working with architects and engineering teams to reach clients’ budgets and construction goals.

Prior to his role as Vice President, Potter was a partner with Bayou City Construction, a boutique interior construction company. There he was responsible for managing budgets, subcontractors and business development. Other responsibilities included cost estimation, bidding process, sub-contractor management, project scheduling, change management, and the management of various compliance requirements related to permitting, inspections and safety, and managing communications with the architects, engineers and owners.

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