Years of Experience: 30
Bachelor of Business Administration
University of Texas, 1985
Licensed Real Estate Agent
Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
(281) 582-0935 Direct
Brenda joined CDS in 2008 bringing a diversity of experience to the team including Commercial Appraiser, Site Location Analyst, Portfolio Analyst, and CFO. As Vice President of CDS she is responsible for managing a wide variety of market feasibility and economic studies. Her work entails commercial retail/restaurants, business parks, general and medical office and various types of multifamily and single family housing demand studies. Brenda performs market planning and feasibility studies for private developers, investors, municipalities and local economic development entities. At CDS, Brenda has completed student housing planning and feasibility studies for privately developed and institutionally owned facilities.
She began her career at Weingarten Realty in 1985 as a Site Location Analyst. She assessed land acquisitions for market feasibility, financial feasibility, and business plan fit of new commercial developments. In 1988 at Bank One Corporation, she was a Portfolio Analyst of approximately 80 commercial properties held for disposition by the FDIC.
Her experience includes performance of over 400 appraisal assignments including multifamily housing, hotels and motels, urban/CBD office buildings, retail centers, industrial properties throughout Texas. Brenda is a member of the Houston Association of Realtors and Commercial Real Estate Women. She is also active in NAIOP, ULI and the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Mrs. Crenshaw’s recent professional work includes: