John W. Harris and William C. Duvall
Lincoln Harris was formed in January 1999 as an affiliate of Lincoln Property Company. The venture was created by Dallas-based Lincoln Property Company and The Harris Group of Charlotte, North Carolina, as a full service corporate real estate services firm focused on commercial brokerage, construction services, development, property management, tenant representation and corporate real estate services.
Lincoln Harris has a demonstrated expertise in leasing, development and construction management, which when combined with Lincoln's resources and unparalleled development and facilities management experience, result in a distinct concept centered around providing the client with the best real estate services available in the marketplace. This specialized firm draws upon Lincoln Property Company's vast national resources, including more than 5,000 employees in 50 offices across the country, an established presence in 26 states and strong business ties dating back to the company's inception in 1965.
Lincoln Property Company is one of the largest, most respected real estate companies in the United States. The company has developed 34 million square feet of office, 6 million square feet of retail, 3 million square feet of hotels, 49 million square feet of industrial, and over 150,000 apartment units with a total value of over $24 billion. Lincoln Property currently manages more than 150 million square feet of commercial property nationwide, valued at over $6.4 billion. Between 1992 and 1999, The Harris Group developed over 2 million square feet of office space in the Southeast. In addition, Lincoln Harris has developed planned communities, golf courses and retail centers for owners, investors and end-users.
Lincoln Harris brings both firms' talents, resources, and expertise together to provide clients with unparalleled levels of service. The greatest strength of Lincoln Harris is the quality of its people and the value they are able to bring to clients. Satisfied clients assure future success and build long-term relationships that are the cornerstone of Lincoln Harris' philosophy.