About

Guided by the past, Inspired by the future

Crow Holdings is a privately-owned real estate investment and development firm with a 70-year history and a proven track record of performance.

With the construction of a single warehouse in 1948, Trammell Crow established the foundation of an innovative and enduring enterprise. Today, Crow Holdings carries on that legacy and our founding principles of partnership, collaboration and alignment remain central to who we are and how we operate.

Our deeply-rooted industry presence and national platform provide our partners with unsurpassed industry reach and access to unique and differentiated investment opportunities.

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70

Years of
real estate experience

14

Offices

$19.6B

Total assets
under management

History

Where History Meets Innovation

Trammell Crow was a real estate pioneer. The spirit of partnership and trust that he led with is the foundation upon which Crow Holdings is built.

Key milestones

Built on longstanding partnerships

1948 v2

1948

Trammell Crow builds his first warehouse and forms the Trammell Crow Company.

1957 DMC with TC

1957

Trammell Crow Company develops the Dallas Market Center. This establishes Trammell Crow as a real estate innovator and leader in the trade mart space. Later developments include the World Trade Center in Dallas and the Brussels International Trade Mart.

1959 Hartford Building

1959

Trammell Crow expands into office development with the construction of Dallas' Hartford Insurance building.

1968 Embarcadero Center

1968

The Embarcadero Center breaks ground in San Francisco, preceded by Peachtree Center’s completion in Atlanta in 1965.

1971 Forbes Mr Crow Arms Folded

1971

Forbes Magazine names Trammell Crow the largest private real estate operator in the United States.

1977 TCR Founded Alexan West Highland 3

1977

Trammell Crow Residential is founded. Trammell Crow Residential has developed over 250,000 multifamily apartments since 1977 and now has 11 development offices in major markets across the United States.

1979 Anatole Anatole Exterior 3x4

1979

Trammell Crow builds and opens the Anatole Hotel in Dallas. Trammell Crow continues to demonstrate leadership in the hotel space, creating the Wyndham Hotel Company in 1981.

1984 TCC Opens

1984

Trammell Crow Center opens in Dallas, Texas. Today, the Dallas skyline is shaped by notable office buildings developed by Trammell Crow, Harlan Crow and their network of partners.

1990s reit logos

1990s

Trammell Crow Residential spins out REITs including Avalon Bay Communities, Gables, BRE and AMLI.

1997 TCC IPO NYSE

1997

Trammell Crow Company goes public. Since 2006, TCC has been a wholly owned subsidiary of CBRE.

1998 Fund 1 close HRC

1998

Crow Holdings closes its first real estate fund. Today, CHC has raised over $9.5 billion in equity capital.

2008 Old Parkland 02

2008

Crow Holdings relocates its headquarters to Old Parkland in Dallas, an unrivalled office campus created by Harlan Crow, which represents the collaborative, entrepreneurial spirit and enduring legacy of Crow Holdings.

2013 Crow Holdings Industrial

2013

Crow Holdings Industrial is formed, returning to the firm’s roots as a prominent industrial developer. Today, CHI has developed 24 million square feet and has six offices in markets that typically represent nearly half of the overall net absorption of industrial space.

2008 Old Parkland hi res

2020

Crow Holdings Office is established, expanding upon the firm’s innovative history and expertise in office development.

2019 ML

Today

Continuing over 70 years of history and innovation, Crow Holdings today is guided by the past and inspired by the future. Having built Crow Holdings into one of the nation’s foremost investment and development firms, in 2017 Harlan Crow handed the reins to CEO Michael Levy to lead Crow Holdings into the future.

“There must always, always be a burning in your heart to achieve”

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National Presence

Our national reach and access across our investment and development activities is enhanced through 14 local offices in key markets.

Signature Properties

The Crow family maintains a substantial ownership stake in a number of signature properties, with varying levels of management.

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This overview is designed to introduce Crow Holdings and its various operating companies. Crow Holdings Capital is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager to the Crow Holdings Capital Funds. Crow Holdings Partners, L.L.C. is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager of the Crow Holdings Industrial Build-to-Hold Fund. Crow Holdings Capital, Crow Holdings Partners, Trammell Crow Residential, Crow Holdings Industrial and Crow Holdings Office are operated separately and independently from one another with separate senior leadership and investment committees. SEC registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training.

$10.6B Crow Holdings Capital’s regulatory AUM captures total assets, uncalled commitments and property level debt as of 6/30/20. $5.7B captures Trammell Crow Residential & Crow Holdings Industrial's total capitalization of active delivered deals and total expected capitalization of deals under construction as of 6/30/20. $3.1B captures assets owned and managed by Crow Family Holdings as of 6/30/20.