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Don Quick and Associates Expands Staff, Office Building in Round Rock

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DON QUICK AND ASSOCIATES EXPANDS STAFF,
OFFICE BUILDING IN ROUND ROCK

Forty-four-year-old company adds on to its historic office building to accommodate growth,
expands real estate brokerage services to include Class A office.

ROUND ROCK, Texas—Commercial real estate firm Don Quick and Associates, Inc., today
announced the company is expanding with additional staff and approximately twice as much
office space to accommodate the company’s growth and success providing Central Texas
with office, retail, industrial, land and multi-family commercial real estate services. Construction
is expected to begin next month and be complete in the fall on a 2,300-square-foot, single-story
office expansion at the company’s longtime location in an historic, 160-year-old building at 1000
N. IH 35 in Round Rock.

To support the growth of the business and add significant experience in Class A office and large
industrial sales and leasing, the company added five new members to its team during the past
year, including three commercial real estate agents, a marketing professional and an
administrator. The company has a staff of 14, including brokers, agents and administrative staff,
three of which are D. Quick Commercial Management, Inc., employees who work out of the
same offices.

Don Quick and Associates experienced record leasing revenue last year.

“During the past four decades, we have developed our reputation and industry relationships
serving the Central Texas commercial real estate market with solid execution and the best
customer service,” said Don Quick, founder of Don Quick and Associates. “Our continued
growth is a testament to the well-rounded team we have built. Our agents and brokers have a
wide range of commercial real estate expertise in Austin, Round Rock, Pflugerville, Leander,
Cedar Park, Hutto, Taylor and Georgetown.”

Don Quick and Associates works with owners and rental tenants on commercial projects of all
sizes in office, retail, industrial, land and multi-family commercial real estate.

Commercial real estate agent Robert Shore joined Don Quick and Associates as vice president
last year. He comes to Don Quick and Associates from Austin-based AQUILA Commercial and
brings substantial industry contacts and experience in Class A office space—a growing segment
for Don Quick and Associates.

Shore is a principle contact at Don Quick and Associates for large industrial and Class A office
projects.

“I saw the significant growth and commercial real estate opportunity that lies in North Austin
and the Central Texas suburbs, and no one serves that market better than Don Quick and
Associates,” Shore said. “I joined the team because I support the company’s philosophy of
becoming entrenched in the markets and working hard for clients. It was a perfect fit for me and
for the company.”

Soon, Don Quick and Associates plans to announce the first Class A office space available in
Round Rock.

Commercial real estate agents Anya DeNio and Michael Sanchez, marketing professional
Meredith Case and administrative assistant Kay Benson also joined Don Quick and Associates in
the past year.

Don Quick and Associates has operated since 2000 out of an historic building (previously a
home and later, the Inn at Brushy Creek) located off Chisholm Trail Road. Based on historical
records, the building is estimated to have been constructed in 1862.

The office building extension, which was approved in August by the City of Round Rock
Historic Preservation Commission, will be connected to the south side of the existing building.
Architect George Lewis designed the project, and Brad Lean with Truitt Group Commercial is
the general contractor.

About Don Quick and Associates
Don Quick founded his commercial real estate firm in Round Rock in 1970, when the
community had a population of just a few thousand. Today, the 44-year-old company is the
unrivaled leader in commercial real estate sales and leasing serving Austin, Round Rock,
Pflugerville, Leander, Cedar Park, Hutto, Leander, Taylor and Georgetown. Don Quick and
Associates works with owners and tenants on commercial projects of all sizes in office, retail,
industrial, land and multi-family commercial real estate. For more information on our company,
our agents and brokers, and our commercial property listings, visit www.donquick.com.

Press contact:
March 4, 2014 Amy Stansbury
Stansbury Public Relations
512-968-4511
amy@stansburypr.com

San Diego Company Purchases South Austin Property

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Quadra Properties, LLC, located in San Diego, California, purchased a Starbucks and Jiffy Lube located at 2300 S IH-35 in Austin, Texas. The retail property, situated at the corner of Oltorf Street and IH-35, serves the Travis Heights neighborhood.  Brent Campbell of Don Quick & Associates, Inc. represented the seller, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management/ Specialty Asset Management-Real Estate Services. Eagle Bank of Round Rock was the lender for the buyer. This is the second sale made by Brent Campbell in this corridor in the last twelve months for U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management/ Specialty Asset Management-Real Estate Services. The first sale with this group was for a property that backs up to Austin’s Rainey Street, located at 78 East Avenue, which closed in July of 2013.

Round Rock Sports Center Open for Business

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The Round Rock Sports Center officially opened its doors for business on January 28, 2014. Located at 2400 Chisholm Trail Drive, the Center is expected to be the biggest tourist attraction in Round Rock. The $14.5 million project has created nine full-time and 50-60 part-time positions for employment. The 82,800 SF state-of-the-art indoor sports complex features six basketball courts, twelve volleyball courts, and 47,775 SF of open space. The complex is already generating revenue with contracts for weekend use in place from now until July 2014. Spring is booked from Monday through Thursday for local club sports. The venue can also serve as host to “expos, meetings, speakers and concerts.”

Source: Austin Business Journal
Photo: statesman.com

Population in South and West on the Rise

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Texas, California, and Florida are leading in the population rise of the Southern and Western states that account for “more than 80 percent of new residents nationwide over the last three years.” California remains the most populous state with 38,332,521 residents, and Texas has held its number two spot with 26,448,193 residents. New York came in third with 19,651,127, however Florida is expected to surpass the Big Apple because its population is growing three times faster and it is less than 100,000 residents behind.

State officials are closely monitoring these numbers because population estimates determine the funding of various federal programs as well as the number of seats that each state holds in the House of Representatives. Texas has the potential to gain 3 congressional seats if the population continues to rise as it has in the last 3 years. Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and Colorado would each gain one seat which would result in Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, West Virginia and Rhode Island losing one. The political clout of a state is largely determined by the “demographic contest”, so as long as population increases follow the recent trend, the spotlight will remain on the southwest.

Source: “Population rising faster in South and West, census data show” by Michael A. Memoli, Los Angeles Times

 

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