Fortune 500 Energy Company Leases over 100,000 Square Feet in Hughes Landing®
The Howard Hughes Corporation announced today that Entergy, a Fortune 500 energy company, is expanding its office footprint in The Woodlands®, leasing over 100,000 square feet at Hughes Landing®—the 79-acre, walkable mixed-use urban center on Lake Woodlands.
An integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations, Entergy’s 53,604-square-foot expansion is designed to meet the company’s growing needs and provide a central home of operations for its more than 650 employees in The Woodlands. Entergy will occupy 107,614 square feet of office within the Lake Front North campus in Hughes Landing.
“Since the founding of The Woodlands, Entergy has been committed to making investments to help this community thrive,” said Sallie Rainer, president and CEO of Entergy Texas. “We are excited to expand our footprint at the Lake Front North building, and continue our role as a major employer across The Woodlands, and Montgomery County. This move will help us continue to create a collaborative and flexible environment to help us better serve our customers.”
“We are fortunate to have Entergy as a member of business community in The Woodlands,” said Jim Carman, President of the Houston Region for The Howard Hughes Corporation. “The strong momentum of our leasing activity continues to reflect the growing appeal of The Woodlands as an ideal community for corporations looking to grow their business and provide employees with an outstanding quality of life.”
Lake Front North is a campus comprised of two Class A office buildings situated on almost 13 acres on Lake Woodlands, offering multi-tenant leasing and build-to-suit opportunities in a lakefront setting highlighted by a serene waterfront park. Providing convenient access points from Research Forest Drive to I-45 and George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Lake Front North offers the community connectivity and convenience that define today’s sought-after business environments, along with multifamily living at One Lakes Edge and Two Lakes Edge.
With a focus on health and wellness, Lake Front North provides walkable access to all the urban amenities in Hughes Landing including entertainment, retail, Restaurant Row, an Embassy Suites by Hilton, an outdoor fitness park and access to recreation on the 200-acre Lake Woodlands. Approximately 4.2 acres of the nearly 13-acre Lake Front North is designated for future development opportunity.
Entergy was represented by Hugh Herman, Carla Williams and Andy Ghertner with Cushman and Wakefield while The Howard Hughes Corporation was represented by Bob Parsely, Norm Munoz, Jillian Fredricks and Connor Duffy with Colliers.