Houston, TX, October 3, 2022 – Partners Real Estate (“Partners”), one of the largest independent commercial real estate firms in Texas, today announced that it has added Vince Strake as Senior Vice President of Office Project Leasing in the firm’s Houston office.

In this new role, Mr. Strake will further augment Partners’ already-robust Office Project Leasing capabilities, leveraging his deep knowledge of institutional clients to help win new clients, and to also enhance the service of delivery Partners provides to current landlord-side customers.

“Adding someone of Vince’s caliber our already incredible OPL team is extremely exciting, and we are thrilled to welcome him to the Partners family,” said Partner and Chief Operations Officer Travis Rodgers. “Our plan to enhance all our service lines further and provide the best service and results to our clients is demonstrated in our commitment to expanding and investing in professionals that are the best of the best, like Vince.”

Mr. Strake comes to Partners from Cushman and Wakefield and Colvill, where he was responsible for leasing and marketing a 3.17 million square foot portfolio of premier Class-A office properties throughout Houston, Texas. Mr. Strake brings over nine years of commercial real estate experience and has successfully negotiated over 340 leasing transactions totaling over 3.83 million square feet over his career. In the last 3 years, Mr. Strake has been named a 2022 “Heavy Hitter” by the Houston Business Journal (topping the list at #19), has been awarded by REDnews as the winner of the 2021 “Emerging Leader of the Year” award and has been named a 2020 CoStar “Power Broker,” honoring the top office leasing brokers in Houston, Texas.

For more information, please contact Ash Harley-Majic, Corporate Communications Specialist, at 713.275.9641.

About Partners
Partners is the 2nd-largest partner-operated, privately-held and independently-owned commercial real estate firm in the state of Texas. Partners was founded and is headquartered in Houston and has offices in San Antonio, Austin and Dallas; employs more than 200 real estate professionals; and arranges more transactions than any of its competitors, completing over 700 commercial lease and sale arrangements every year. Partners is a full-service commercial real estate firm providing client solutions via its services business for OfficeIndustrialRetailLand, Life Sciences, and Multifamily product types across Brokerage Services, which includes Tenant Representation, Investment Sales, and Land Sales; Investor Services, which includes Property Management, Project Leasing, Project Management, and Facilities Management; Valuation Services, which includes Valuation & Advisory, Litigation & Expert Witness Testimony, Property Tax Consulting, and Institutional Fund Valuation; and Project Services, which includes Construction Management and Space Management; and creating value for its investors through its Private Equity line of business, which includes its investment management platform specializing in the acquisition and disposition of office, industrial, and retail multitenant properties via multiple investment funds, and the development of retail, industrial, office, and mixed-use projects. Partners is the top Houston-based full-service commercial real estate firm on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America; the 4th-largest Houston-Area Commercial Real Estate Brokerage, #1 Mover of Square Feet among leasing and sales brokerages, and largest partner-operated, privately-held and independently-owned commercial real estate firm in Houston per the Houston Business Journal; the only commercial real estate firm on the Houston Business Journal’s Mid-Market 50 list; a top 3 largest San Antonio Commercial Real Estate Brokerage per the San Antonio Business Journal; and a top 20 Property Management Firm by square feet under management in Houston per the Houston Business Journal. Partners has been named a Best Place to Work by the Houston Chronicle, Houston Business Journal and Austin Business Journal; and is among the University of Houston’s Cougar 100 Fastest-Growing Companies. Visit us on the web at www.partnersrealestate.com