SOURCE: Harbert Realty Services

HRS

November 26, 2013 11:20 ET

Harbert Realty Services Acquires Harris Tynes Realty Group

Harbert Completes Acquisition to Create One of the Largest Commercial Firms in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwired - November 26, 2013) - Harbert Realty Services, Inc. ("HRS") is pleased to announce that it has acquired Harris Tynes Realty Group ("HTRG") of Birmingham, Alabama. Harris Tynes Realty Group is a full-service commercial firm specializing in leasing, property management, brokerage and development in the retail, office and multi-family sectors.

The HTRG represents the latest acquisition for HRS, who also recently acquired ROCK Apartment Advisors. The union of HRS and HTRG will create one of the largest independent, privately owned commercial real estate firms in Alabama. The two firms are ideally positioned in the markets and sectors they serve to complement each other and their clients.

"The decision to join HRS and HTRG teams is entirely forward-thinking. These two companies are better and more powerful together," said Norman Tynes. "Our union provides immediate and obvious benefits of size, scale and diversification in the services we provide. This transaction represents a major step in achieving our goal of creating a premier real estate company in the southeast that delivers best-in-class results to our clients and business partners," said David Williams, Chief Operating Officer for HRS. "The combined firm enables us to better serve our clients and provide a broader range of services locally and regionally," said West Harris of HRTG. 

HRS, an independent, full-service real estate firm based in Birmingham, Alabama, provides leasing, property and asset management, brokerage, advisory and development services for its clients and business partners. HRS serves the retail, office and industrial sectors and the multi-family market through its ROCK Apartment Advisors subsidiary. Additional information about HRS can be found at www.harbertrealty.com.

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