HOUSTON, TEXAS – January 13, 2015 – Quintana Minerals Corporation has leased 17,465 square feet of office space at 1415 Louisiana, a 43-story office tower located in Houston’s Central Business District. Quintana is relocating from 601 Jefferson to the 520,000-square-foot Class A office building, which is tunnel-connected to many downtown amenities including dining, shopping, services and more. Connor Saxe of Colvill Office Properties and Richard Barbles (now with Stream Realty) represented the property’s ownership, Wedge Commercial Properties, in the lease transaction. Philip Price, formerly of Cushman & Wakefield and now of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, along with Trey Strake of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant.
A capital improvement campaign is currently underway and once complete, the building will feature a new and refreshed main entry; a contemporary and expansive main lobby accented with elegant Italian stone; a dynamic tunnel makeover including new lighting, floor and wall treatments; and a new back-painted glass elevator lobby with a sophisticated and refined entry into newly finished elevator cabs. Additionally, new mechanical systems are being installed to maximize efficiency and tenant comfort. Expected completion date is scheduled for March of 2016.
About Colvill Office Properties: Colvill Office Properties specializes in landlord representation of office buildings and currently directs leasing and marketing of 20.2 million square feet of Class A office space in Houston, Dallas and College Station. The firm now leases 19 percent of the Class A and 32 percent of the CBD office space in the city. For more information, see www.colvilloffice.com.