About

Professional Summary

Edward Edson is an office leasing broker responsible for providing advisory and transaction services to emerging companies, as well as large corporate clients on a local, national and international level. Since joining Colliers 13 years ago, he has only focused on consulting with office tenants and developing innovative strategies for his clients in investment sales. Edward’s diverse experience includes relocation, renewal, expansion, and disposition needs. He is a committed advisor helping clients make real estate decisions that are aligned with their strategic, financial, and operational objectives.

Edward joined Colliers International after his career with Hines Interests. While with Hines, Edward represented the owners of Bank of America Center’s 1.3 million SF and assisted with the nearly 2 million SF within One and Two Shell Plaza. Prior to his leasing assignments, Edward was responsible for property management within Hine’s 1100 Louisiana building’s 1.3 million SF and BMC’s state-of-the-art 1.5 million SF campus located in Houston’s Westchase market.

Accomplishments

  • Colliers' Titan Award (2011 - 2012, 2016, 2018)
  • Closed four of the top largest transactions in the firm's 60 year history

Education

  • Real Estate Sales Agent's License, Texas
  • Masters in Corporate Real Estate
  • MBA in Finance, University of Houston
  • BBA in Marketing and Management, University of Oklahoma
  • Hines Property Management Training Program

Memberships & Involvements

  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Calf Scramble
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Houston Food Bank
  • Building Owners and Managers Association
  • Ducks Unlimited
  • Coastal Conservation Association
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • Nehemiah Center
  • Beta Theta Pi fraternity

Clients

  • Aaron Rents, Inc.
  •  AIC Ventures
  •  Citizens for Animal Protection
  •  Cornerstone Home Lending
  •  CVR Energy, Inc.
  •  General Consulate of Qatar
  •  Gregg & Valby, LLP
  •  Gundle/SLT Environmental, Inc. (GSE)
  •  Honeywell
  •  Houston Symphony
  •  Insurance Alliance – Marsh
  •  Legacy Community Healthcare
  •  Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
  •  Lockheed Martin
  •  ME Global
  •  Miller Brewing Company
  •  Olin
  •  Parsons Engineering
  •  Shawcor
  •  SNC Lavalin
  •  SolomonEdwards
  •  The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce
  •  Summit Midstream
  •  Talisman Energy - USA
  •  Texas Dow Employees Credit Union
  •  TRC Environmental, Inc.
  •  Vertex Energy
  •  Weaver

Services

Service Lines
Tenant Representation, Capital Markets, Occupier Services
Property Types
Office

My Team

My Team

Featured Research
Jul 8, 2020
Q2 2020 | Houston Office Market Report
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Q1 2020 | Houston Office Market Report
Colliers generally uses this space to discuss the trends we see in market data and in conversations we have with our clients, prospects and friendly competitors. We take that data and attempt to project activity going forward. The bulk of the first quarter was, for all practical purposes, pre-COVID. Net “move-in” data, as well as...
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Jan 13, 2020
Q4 2019 | Houston Office Market Report
If you asked most experts if Houston’s stagnant office market is a result of supply or demand, most would say demand, due to five years of lower oil prices. Looking at the numbers over the past five years, and trying to determine whether Houston office market woes have been more supply or demand-driven, most would be...
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Featured News
Mar 20, 2020
Colliers International | CoStar Power Broker Awards 2019
CoStar Group, Inc., the data/analytics leader of the commercial real estate industry, has announced this year’s Power Broker Award recipients, recognizing professionals and firms who closed the highest transaction volume in commercial real estate deals and leads in their respective markets.
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Dec 27, 2019
BE.A.Resource | 2020 BEARing Gifts Toy Drive
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Dec 1, 2019
Colliers International | Houston named one of Houston's Top Workplaces and Best Places to Work
Colliers International | Houston is pleased to announce that it has been ranked in the top twenty among Best Places to Work (medium-sized companies) by the Houston Business Journal and has earned another spot as Top Workplace for the 9th consecutive year by the Houston Chronicle.
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Jan 30, 2019
TRENDS 2019
On Tuesday, January 29, 2019, CNBC's Tyle Mathisen spoke of the current state of business through the lens of the economy, markets, politics, real estate,...
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