• Specialty Leasing: 919 Milam
  • Third Party Leasing: McKinney Place
  • Specialty Leasing: Gables Tanglewood
  • Disposition
  • Development: JCPenney
  • Specialty Leasing: Gables Tanglewood
  • Specialty Leasing: Gables Tanglewood
  • Development
  • Specialty Leasing: Exxon Campus
  • Specialty Leasing: Exxon Campus
  • Land Sales
  • Property Management: Vintage Marketplace
  • Specialty Leasing: Exxon Campus
  • Development: Whole Foods Market
  • Specialty Leasing: Towne Lake


At Read King, we handle all types of commercial real estate needs. We have worked with some of the biggest names in the retail and restaurant industry. Our experience and expertise applies to all of the services we offer, including tenant representation, disposition, property management, build-to-suit developments and 3rd party leasing.

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Our focus on the Greater Houston market provides a unique competitive advantage for us and our clients to develop and operate here. As native Houstonians, we have special expertise in serving both locally and nationally based clients as they enter or expand in this market. Due to our developer and owner/operator experience, we build, lease and manage shopping centers with a clear objective of delivering value and high quality product to both landlord and tenant.

The principals of Read King have developed over 3,000,000 SF of anchored and non-anchored retail in the Greater Houston Market. We can develop and manage a project of any size and scope, including Site Selection, Planning, Financing and Design.

Read King has been successfully developing retail centers and mixed-use projects since 1994 with such anchor tenants as Walmart, Whole Foods Market, JC Penney, Academy, Staples, HEB, Famsa, and Kroger. Our experienced team of professionals can develop and manage a project of any size, scope, and complexity. From Site Selection, Land Planning, Financing, Design, Construction Supervision, all the way through Leasing, and eventual sale of the property, Read King offers the complete development package as one of the premier sponsors active in today’s market. Employing our expertise, we are committed to building projects that are sustainable, optimize the attributes of the asset, benefit the surrounding community, and exceed stakeholders’ expectations!

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Read King is among the top property management firms focused on retail shopping centers throughout Greater Houston. With 20 years of experience as a shopping center developer and owner operator, our property management philosophy and methods reflect our unique understanding of landlord expectations and tenant needs. Our firm’s expertise includes over 7 Million square feet of shopping center management with dozens of grocery and big box anchors across our portfolio. We respond quickly to landlord and tenant requests. We also focus closely on all aspects of the shopping center visitor’s experience, whether that be to shop, work, dine or relax. Our goal is that you maximize your return on investment through Read King’s daily attention to the details of operating your center. The ultimate measure of our success is to earn the management contract for the life of your property. You can be assured that we combine property management best practice with the highest standards of professionalism and integrity.