Press Releases

May 20, 2021

Houston – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association (HOLBA) has recognized Managing Director Doug Little as the Landlord Broker of the Year for his office leasing efforts in 2020. Little was a finalist for the broker of the year award in 2018 and on the team that received the HOLBA Deal of the Year award in 2019 on behalf of Brookfield for Direct Energy’s 105,578-square-foot lease at 2 Houston Center. This honor is voted on by the tenant representation community in Houston and was presented to Little at the HOLBA Awards ceremony on May 13, 2021.

“I am thrilled and extremely humbled to receive this award on behalf of my team,” said Little. “We have worked incredibly hard to provide extraordinary service to our clients despite the uncertainty caused by the pandemic . It’s gratifying for our diligence and expertise to be recognized.”

In 2020, Little’s team completed approximately 748,200 square feet of lease transactions with an aggregate value exceeding $132 million. Notable leases include TGS-Nopec Geophysical Company at 10451 Clay Rd. (97,295 square feet), Cadence Bank at Park Towers South (82,215 square feet), Ryan LLC at Park Towers North (66,750 square feet) and Linebarger, Goggan, Blair & Sampson at Loop Central III (43,113 square feet).

“Transwestern is extremely proud of Doug and his leasing team for being honored with this prestigious award,” said Transwestern’s Southwest President Kevin Roberts. “It’s always mission-affirming when members of our Transwestern family are recognized for their leadership and results, especially during such a ‘once-in-a-career’ down market. Awards like this mean that superior results have been achieved for our clients.”

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.


Media Contact:
Ashley Haigh

Doug Little

Executive Managing Director

Houston, Texas

(713) 272-1284

Kevin Roberts

President - Southwest

Houston, Texas

(713) 270-3347