About

Professional Summary

Mr. Byrd joined Colliers International in 1997 after eight years with Insignia/Paragon Group, Inc. where he served various capacities including Director of Property Management, Director of Corporate Services and Director of Land Division.  Prior to joining Paragon Commercial Group, Inc. in June 1989, Mr. Byrd served as Vice President for Brookhollow Corporation in its Greensboro, North Carolina and Houston, Texas offices.  While Mr. Byrd was with Brookhollow Corporation, his responsibilities included overall marketing, management, construction and planning of Brookhollow’s properties which consisted of office, retail and land developments.  His real estate experience also includes the feasibility analysis, planning and construction of three mixed- use land developments totaling more than 750 acres in three states.  In his 18 years with Colliers, Mr. Byrd has been directly responsible for the marketing, negotiating and closing of more than 425 sales and leasing transactions representing a value in excess of $1 billion dollars.

Accomplishments

  • CRE Land Heavy Hitter Houston Business Journal (2019-2020)
  • Colliers' Top 10 Producer (2000 - 2004, 2006, 2008 - 2009, 2014, 2017 - 2018)
  • Colliers' Titan Award (2003 - 2004, 2006 - 2008, 2012, 2014 - 2015, 2017 - 2020)
  • Colliers' Everest Club (2018)

Education

  • Real Estate Broker's License, Texas
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member, CCIM Institute
  • BBA Triple Major in Petroleum Land Management, Finance and Real Estate, The University of Texas at Austin

Memberships & Involvements

  • SIOR Houston Gulf Coast Chapter (Past President)
  • Katy ISD FFA Livestock Show and Rodeo Association Director (Past President)
  • Sparrow International Family Ministries President
  • NAIOP - Houston Chapter (Past President)
  • NAOIP - Triad Chapter (Past President)
  • South East Texas Tres Dias (Past President)
  • Land Advisory Services Group Member

Clients

  • Enterprise Products
  • MSHQ, Fastenal
  • Duke Realty
  • Texas Industries Inc
  • Kagan Edelman
  • J.P. Morgan Chase Trust
  • Koontz McCombs
  • Marathon Petroleum
  • Imperial Sugar Co.
  • St. Joe Company
  • Energy Alloys
  • Christ the King Presbyterian Church
  • Avnet Inc.
  • Ryder Truck
  • Health Care REIT
  • Spring Branch Bible Church
  • Christus Health
  • Catholic Charities

Services

Skills
Land Marketing, Land Sales, Warehouses
Service Lines
Tenant Representation, Landlord Representation, Capital Markets, Occupier Services
Property Type
Industrial, Land
Specializations
Land Advisory

My Team

Featured Research
Jan 20, 2021
Q4 2020 | Houston Industrial Market Report
The industrial real estate market continued to be Houston’s most robust commercial real estate market sector in the fourth quarter. With tailwinds from the Q3 post-shutdown recovery, Houston’s fourth quarter saw...
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Oct 23, 2020
Q3 2020 | Houston Industrial Market Report
Third-quarter economic activity recovered in the U.S. after a precipitous drop in Q2 as COVID lockdowns in most of the country were eased. The energy sector, a major contributor to the industrial industry in Houston, continued to struggle as rig counts dropped to a...
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Jul 16, 2020
Q2 2020 | Houston Industrial Market Report
It seems that overall activity, although still slow comparative to normal, started to significantly pick up towards the end of the 2nd quarter across the board from tenants to investors. We believe this trend will continue as...
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Jan 19, 2021
Join us for our virtual Houston TRENDS event!
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Dec 1, 2020
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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Nov 3, 2020
Current Tax Treatment For Tenant Improvements
Although tax considerations usually aren’t examined during the deal process, they can have a significant effect on the after-tax cash flows of the landlord and tenant. The party which is allowed to depreciate the improvements depends upon which party...
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Sep 4, 2020
Houston's Top Commercial Real Estate Brokers
Colliers International, an industry-leading global real estate services company with more than +18,000 skilled professionals operating in 68 countries is excited to announce the four advisers named a Heavy Hitter by the Houston Business Journal.
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