Realty News Report
June 30, 2020
HOUSTON – (Realty News Report) – SmartVault. a software company that provides cloud-based document storage solutions, has leased office space in the new mixed-use M-K-T in The Heights.
The M-K-T project is located just north of Interstate 10 at the corner of Shepherd Drive and Sixth Street. The site is west of Heights Blvd and east of TC Jester.
“As a growing tech company, we were looking for a location that would support the balance of work and wellness for our team members,” said Dania Buchanan, Global Head of SmartVault. “The M-K-T Heights location, with the trifecta of direct access to the Heights Hike and Bike trail, onsite bikeshare locations, and walkable dining and fitness options, hit a bullseye for us. The timing of our move later this year also allows us to re-imagine an interior design that puts employee safety and wellness at the center, while still maintaining a highly collaborative and creative environment for our employees.”
The pedestrian-friendly development is bordered by the White Oak Bayou and Heights Hike and Bike Trails.
SmartVault signed a lease for 8,500 SF of office space at M-K-T in The Heights,a joint venture of Triten Real Estate Partners, Radom Capital, LLC and Long Wharf Capital.
JLL’s Russell Hodges, Bubba Harkins, and Jenny Mueller are leasing M-K-T’s office space on behalf of the joint venture.
M-K-T is a collection of adapted industrial buildings that are being transformed into a creative mixed-use destination for office, retail, restaurants, health and fitness. M-K-T was designed by Austin architect Michael Hsu in conjunction with landscape architect SWA Group and local architect of record Method.
M-K-T tenants and guests will enjoy a wide array of lifestyle amenities including approximately 30 restaurant, retail, and health and fitness options. Previously announced tenants include Miller Grossbard Advisors, XCL Resources, Mendocino Farms, Da Gama Cantina, Burdlife, and Honeychild’s Sweet Creams.
The property offers office users unique modern structures with 10- to 24-foot exposed ceilings that provide the ability to install custom internal mezzanine spaces.