Newmark hires Elliott Hirshfeld as Managing Director, expanding office agency leasing practice in Houston

Newmark is pleased to announce the addition of top producer Elliott Hirshfeld to the Houston office agency team. Working closely with Executive Managing Director David Baker and Director Kristen Baker, Hirshfeld will play a pivotal role in expanding Newmark’s office agency practice in Houston, while executing market-leading transactions. 

With over 25 years of leasing experience, Hirshfeld’s track record encompasses a variety of projects, including large corporate headquarters, new mixed-use developments, building repositionings and standard leasing. Over the course of his career, Hirshfeld has consistently delivered exceptional results across Houston in both favorable and challenging market conditions, completing over 600 leases with a total value exceeding $1.5 billion.   

Prior to joining Newmark, Hirshfeld served as Senior Vice President with CBRE, where he played a key role in leasing an office portfolio of over 8 million square feet for institutional investors, real estate developers and private owners.  


Ran Holman, Executive Vice President and Texas Market Leader: “We are thrilled to have Elliott join the Newmark team. Elliott’s incredible reputation and career accomplishments make him an immediate impact player for us, and he embodies the character and professionalism that will continue to elevate our firm. The Houston market is a core focus of Newmark’s  growth, and the addition of Elliott to the team will be one of many exciting developments for Newmark Houston in 2024.”

Elliott Hirshfeld, Managing Director: “I’m excited to join Newmark and be part of a team that is synonymous with excellence and client-centricity. My highest priority is to create value for clients, and I’m eager to bring this commitment to elevate Newmark’s agency leasing practice in Houston and achieve remarkable results.”