Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

As an Associate, Luis provides leasing and investment services for a wide range of commercial properties with a focus on retail, office, and industrial assets. Luis’ primary role is to assist in the capitalization of investment real estate in Central and South Texas. He brings extensive market knowledge of the region and uses his deep understanding of current market conditions to best serve his clients in their leasing and investment strategies. Since joining Transwestern in 2012, Luis has completed in excess of $50 million in leasing and sales transactions.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Prior to joining Transwestern, Luis was a Research Analyst and served as a major player for Newmark Grubb Knight Frank’s (NGKF) Regional Client Services team where he led research efforts for the company’s field offices of San Antonio and Austin. Luis was responsible for the acquisition and verification of real estate market data in order to provide accurate, timely market data and analysis of commercial real estate trends impacting the local markets. In addition, he was responsible for the aggregation, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of market research data through quarterly reports. Before his tenure at NGKF, Luis held the position of Investment Analyst at AllianceBernstein, a leading global investment management & research firm, where he was part of a team responsible for managing and maintaining portfolios with an aggregated value of nearly $10 billion in AUM.
 
With his educational real estate background and broad experience in the industry, Luis is well positioned to provide commercial real estate investment services for local, regional and national clients.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

• 2015 CoStar Power Broker
• Real Estate Council of San Antonio (RECSA), Leadership Development 2015-2016 Class

EDUCATION

Luis received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Real Estate Finance & Development from The University of Texas – San Antonio.