Limestone Commercial Real Estate Team Joins SVN | J. Beard Real Estate – Greater Houston
THE WOODLANDS, TX – Commercial real estate brokerage group Limestone recently joined SVN | J. Beard Real Estate – Greater Houston, part of the globally recognized commercial real estate entity SVN International Corp.®.
Limestone Founder Brandi McDonald Sikes will serve as Senior Advisor and Director of the Houston office, working with Jeff Beard, CCIM, Managing Director of SVN | J. Beard Real Estate – Greater Houston.
Over the past four years, McDonald Sikes and his team have completed a transaction volume of $ 414 million, totaling over 1.5 million square feet, including the business relocation of Marathon Oil under his leadership.
Limestone recently secured office leasing for the East River development of Midway. The first 150-acre waterfront property offers innovative office space, retail and programmed spaces in a pedestrianized environment with outdoor connections to over a mile of bayou trails and natural spaces in Houston’s Fifth Historic District.
Prior to founding Limestone in 2017, McDonald Sikes held a number of executive roles with some of the largest commercial real estate companies in the industry. She is an award-winning and respected industry expert with clients and allies, as well as a sought-after speaker within the professional community.
McDonald Sikes and Beard are longtime colleagues in the commercial real estate industry. They share a passion for creating collaborative, diverse and inclusive environments with common core values to deliver full lines of real estate services.
“We are delighted that Brandi and her team are joining forces with us,” said Beard. “Brandi is a leader and a fixture in our commercial real estate industry. I couldn’t think of a better person to help start SVN J Beard Real Estate – Greater Houston.
SVN is a Boston-based, globally recognized commercial real estate brand focused on creating value with clients, colleagues and communities in more than 200 offices around the world.
McDonald Sikes added, “I am proud to be a part of this strong service alliance. It presents the best of both worlds, as I have served clients from larger and smaller organizations in the past. It will help us continue to provide the boutique style service for which Limestone and J. Beard are known. However, we will now be accessing the resources of SVN to enable our employees to create incredible value for our customers and to serve beyond the transaction. Now is the perfect time to capitalize on as we expand Houston’s business heartland to the east and celebrate the completion of the Marathon Oil Tower to the west.