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Transwestern Represents Building Ownership in Long-Term Renewal

April 23, 2021

Dallas – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces EMJ Construction, a privately held construction company, has renewed its lease for 21,653 square feet at MacArthur Plaza located at 5525 N. MacArthur Blvd. in Las Colinas. Transwestern’s Matt Hurlbut and Nathan Durham represented building ownership, Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC. Stream represented the tenant.

“We are honored EMJ has chosen to remain in MacArthur Plaza,” Hurlbut said. “They have been a great tenant for 16 years and we look forward to serving them in the future as the company grows.”

Founded in 1968, EMJ Construction and its family of companies have delivered billions of dollars in construction projects across the U.S., and the company has grown alongside dramatic changes in the business landscape since its founding. The firm has been in the Dallas-Fort Worth market since 1990. In March 2021, EMJ announced the opening of two new satellite offices in El Paso, Texas, and Charlotte, North Carolina.

“We are very pleased to renew our lease at Macarthur Plaza,” said William Mosher, Executive Vice President, EMJ Construction. “As important, we’re excited about extending our presence in the southwest region as we work to deliver exceptional experiences to our clients.”

With monument signage available, MacArthur Plaza offers tenants proximity to DFW International Airport as well as easy access to LBJ and John Carpenter freeways. According to Transwestern’s Q1 2020 Market Report, Dallas continues to lead the nation in returning to the office at nearly 40% average occupancy, per Kastle Systems.

About Brookwood

Brookwood is a nationally-recognized private equity real estate investment firm that specializes in acquiring and managing value-add commercial real estate and other real estate-related operating businesses. Since its founding in 1993, Brookwood has invested over $1.7 billion of equity to acquire a portfolio of 200 commercial real estate properties, seven operating companies, and 451 gas stations with convenience stores, with a total capitalization of over $3.5 billion. The portfolio has spanned multiple asset classes, geographical markets, and industries throughout the United States.

About EMJ

Since 1968, EMJ Construction has delivered billions of dollars in construction projects across the U.S. The corporation’s history and experience are unique, but what elevates EMJ is the client experience. With more than 32 years of diverse experience, thousands of partnerships across the country and numerous satisfied, repeat customers, EMJ challenges clients to expect more — one project at a time. For more information, visit

About Transwestern Real Estate Services

Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types through a comprehensive perspective and by providing solutions grounded in sound market intelligence. Part of the Transwestern companies, the firm applies a consultative approach to Agency Leasing, Asset Services, Tenant Advisory + Workplace Solutions, Capital Markets, and Research & Investment Analytics.

The privately held Transwestern companies have been delivering a higher level of personalized service and innovative real estate solutions since 1978. An integrated approach formed from fresh ideas drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, investment management and opportunistic programs for high-net-worth investors. The firm operates through 34 U.S. offices and global alliances with BNP Paribas Real Estate and Devencore. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

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Collin Burwinkel