Company Awards

Houston Business Journal 2014 Landmark Award

Crescent Real Estate received the 2014 Landmark Award for the sale of Greenway Plaza.
Houston Business Journal’s annual Landmark Awards recognize real estate projects that make a significant impression on the Houston landscape. Award-winning projects are marked by excellence in land planning, design, construction, economics, marketing and management. These awards honor the projects that become "Landmarks," improving the look, feel and image of the city.
Greenway Plaza was sold for $950 million as part of $1.1 billion deal that included a 980,000-square-foot tower in Fort Worth. Greenway Plaza is a 10-building, 4.4 million-square-foot office portfolio on 52 acres north of U.S. Highway 59 on Edloe Street. Greenway Plaza is home to more than 13,000 employees who work at several of Houston’s premier companies. One of Greenway Plaza’s largest tenants, Occidental Petroleum Corp. The new owner will redesigning the vision for the future of the property to attract new tenants. Built in 1975, Greenway’s occupied space has rents that are about 19 percent below market value, and several of the largest tenants have leases that are ending soon. The average remaining lease for the property is 6.4 years — making the property prime for a renovation and higher rents.
The Crescent®

CEL “A List” Award 2001-2006, 2010-2013

Each year, CEL & Associates, Inc. compiles customer satisfaction survey data from thousands of buildings and communities to determine which real estate organizations and properties are indeed the Best In The Industry. The "A List" Awards for Service Excellence are awarded to those who truly provide a superior level of service.

BOMA 360 Performance Building 2011

The BOMA 360 Performance Program is an online self-assessment that evaluates properties in six major areas: building operations and management; life safety, security and risk management; training and education; energy; environment and sustainability; and tenant relations and community involvement.

BOMA TOBY Award 2001

The Office Building of the Year (TOBY) Award is the most prestigious and comprehensive program of its kind in the commercial real estate industry recognizing excellence in building management, operational efficiency, tenant retention, emergency planning, “green” policies, and community impact.
McKinney & Olive

Topping Out Award, 2016

Topping Out Award 
The Topping Out Award is awarded by University of Texas at Arlington College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs and recognizes excellence in the fields of development, architecture and construction that positively impact the community. It honors the collective accomplishments of the entire team responsible for a project's success. @import url(;

Best New Office Development, 2015

Best New Office Development Award is given annually as part of D CEO Magazine's Commercial Real Estate Awards honoring the year’s best deals and developments, as well as standout individual performers in the industry. @import url(;

Best Mixed-Use Development — Urban

Best Mixed-Use Development for the Urban category is awarded annually by Dallas Business Journal to honor the best of commercial real estate in Dallas-Fort Worth. @import url(;
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