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HOLBA Recognition Follows Nearly 630,000 SF of Lease Transactions in 2021

May 25, 2022

HOUSTON – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the Houston Office Leasing Brokers Association (HOLBA) has recognized Senior Vice President Tyler Garrett as Landlord Broker of the Year for his office leasing accomplishments in 2021. This honor is voted on by the tenant representation community in Houston and was presented to Garrett at the HOLBA Awards ceremony on May 24, 2022.

“I am tremendously proud to share this award with my team at Transwestern,” said Garrett. “Though market conditions were challenging, we remained focused on providing valuable insight and high-quality service to our clients, and I am extremely grateful that the results of this commitment and collaboration has once again been recognized by our peers. Thank you to HOLBA and its board for this incredible recognition of our efforts.”

In 2021, Garrett’s team completed approximately 629,676 square feet of lease transactions with an aggregate value exceeding $136 million. Some notable leases from the last year include Subsea 7 (US) LLC at Westgate I for 136,490 square feet; Gray Reed & McGraw LLP at Wells Fargo Bank Tower for 61,599 square feet; Opportune, LLP at Pennzoil Place for 62,535 square feet; and Munsch Hardt Koft & Harr P.C. at Pennzoil Place for 40,833 square feet.

“Transwestern strives to provide an environment where our team members can grow and thrive while delivering exemplary service,” said Kevin Roberts, President of Transwestern’s Southwest region. “It’s always a proud culture-affirming occasion when members of the Transwestern family are honored with prestigious awards such as this because it means 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. Through an integrated, customized approach that begins with good ideas, the firm drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, investment management, and opportunistic endeavors for high-net-worth investors. Operating from 33 U.S. offices, Transwestern extends its platform capabilities globally through strategic alliance partners whose unique geographic, cultural, and business expertise fuels creative solutions. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:
Amanda Best

Tyler Garrett

Senior Vice President

Houston, Texas

(713) 407-8703

Kevin Roberts

President - Southwest

Houston, Texas

(713) 270-3347