Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Holt Lunsford is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Holt Lunsford Commercial (HLC), a commercial real estate service and investment company founded in 1993. HLC’s core lines of business include development, leasing, property management and investments in the office and industrial sectors. They manage and lease a 44 million square foot portfolio of buildings in Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston for private and institutional owners.
As the HLC service platform has expanded, Holt has led the firm into the investment arena through development and acquisitions of property in Frontier Equity. The firm’s market reconnaissance and on the ground professionals are the key assets to inform sound underwriting and execution on the investments made. This model has facilitated the development or acquisition of over eight million square feet of product since 2003.
In addition to his commercial real estate business, Holt is Founder and Chairman of Liberty Capital Bank, an Addison, Texas based banking institution, founded in 2007. Other affiliated companies include City Park Construction, City Park Energy and Global Fulfillment Solutions.
Holt is a guest lecturer at Harvard Business School, Tuck School of Business of Dartmouth and McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas, teaching cases in the Harvard curriculum called “Holt Lunsford Commercial, Inc. and Shady Trail”.
Holt feels giving back of time and treasure to the community is vital and serves as Chairman of The Real Estate Council (TREC), a 1,200 member real estate trade organization based in Dallas, Texas. He is also Founder and Chairman of Paticum Foundation, a family Foundation organized to support the disadvantaged and underprivileged.
Holt has been associated with various non-profits serving the community with organizations such as Rays of Hope, Dallas Leadership Foundation, Dolphin Heights Neighborhood Association, ChristianWorks for Children, Cornerstone Ministries and Coaches Outreach.