Davidson Bogel Real Estate, Taylor Morrison, & Green Brick Partners Win Best Land Transaction of 2020

DALLAS – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The D-CEO of D Magazine presented its 2021 Commercial Real Estate Awards on April 28th. The award for the best land transaction went to Green Brick Partners, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRBK) of Dallas, Taylor Morrison (Nasdaq and NYSE: TMHC) and Davidson Bogel Real Estate (DB2RE) of Dallas. Simon Beakley, Edward Bogel and David Davidson, Jr. of DB2RE brokered the nearly 900 acre transaction.

The 895-acre, 2,500-home, master-planned community of Madero is strategically located between I-35W, HWY 287, and SH-114. “In addition to its ideal location, Madero will have a plethora of amenities including resort-style pools, extensive green spaces with walking trails, parks and a neighborhood retail area that we are sure will set us apart from the competition,” said Jed Dolson, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Green Brick Partners. “We are delighted with this recognition from D CEO and look forward to enabling home buyers to purchase high quality homes under our Trophy Signature Homes brand in the convenience-rich community.”

Keith Hurand, Taylor Morrison’s division president for DFW added, “Taylor Morrison couldn’t be more excited to receive the recognition and to be part of an amazing community for years to come.”

In addition to the award for the best land transaction, the Best Data Center project was given to Compass Data Centers and DB2RE for the Red Oak I facility in Red Oak, Texas. Chris Curtis, Compass Data Centers senior vice president of development and acquisitions, accepted the award on behalf of Compass. Edward Bogel and David Davidson Jr. brokered the transaction. The 16-building development will have an output of 252 megawatts and have an on-site substation that is supplied via several fiber optic paths.

Davidson Bogel Real Estate was also a finalist for Best Commercial Property Sale, International at Turtle Creek, brokered by DB2RE Urban partners Scott Lake and Jake Milner, and Best New Industrial Project, 3200 Irving, brokered by DB2REs David Guinn and Cameron Deptula.

About DB2RE

Davidson Bogel Real Estate (DB2RE) is a realtor investment advisory group and brokerage firm headquartered in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The company was founded in 2015 by David Davidson, Jr. and Edward Bogel. The company’s main tenet is exceptional customer service, with a focus on investing and developing properties across Texas and Oklahoma. DB2RE is focused on the acquisition, disposal and sale of land for families, trusts and developers in retail, multi-family, industrial / mixed-use and single-family communities.

Please visit db2re.com for more information.

About Green Brick Partners, Inc.

Green Brick Partners, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRBK) is a diversified housing construction and land development company. Green Brick owns five home builders in Dallas, Texas (CB JENI Homes, Normandy Homes, Southgate Homes, Trophy Signature Homes and a 90% interest in Center Living Homes) and a controlling interest in a home builder in Atlanta, Georgia (The Providence Group) and a home builder in Port St. Lucie, Florida (GHO Homes). Green Brick also has a non-controlling interest in Challenger Homes of Colorado Springs, Colo. And retains interests in related financial services platforms including Green Brick Title, Green Brick Mortgage and BHome Mortgage. The company handles all aspects of the housing construction process, including land acquisition and development, permissions, design, construction, marketing and sales for its residential neighborhoods and master plan communities.

For more information on Green Brick Partners Inc.’s home building partners, please visit https://greenbrickpartners.com/team-builders/.


Compass, one of Inc. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies, makes lives better by providing the world’s technology leaders with a safe place to plug in wherever they grow. We offer customer-specific, ready-to-move data centers from the edge to the core. Our facilities serve hyper-scale, cloud and enterprise customers and offer our hybrid colocation model for ultimate flexibility and control. Since our inception, we have been committed to sustainability by using land, green energy, anhydrous cooling and building materials efficiently. Our campus approach gives customers an easily scalable capacity. Compass has a long-term perspective with the financial strength of private investors, RedBird Capital Partners, the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and the Azrieli Group.

Visit kompassdatacenters.com for more information.

About Taylor Morrison

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC) is the country’s fifth largest contractor and developer, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, recognized as America’s Most Trusted Builder for the past six years (2016-2021). We operate under a family of brands including Taylor Morrison, Darling Homes, William Lyon Signature Home and Christopher Todd Communities, built by Taylor Morrison. We serve coast-to-coast consumer groups, newcomers to intermediates, luxury and shoppers over 55. Our unwavering commitment to sustainability, our communities and our team, as set out in the 2020 ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) report , extends to creating thoughtful living experiences that homeowners can be proud of for generations.