Transwestern Houston had the assignment when the class A officebuilding changed hands earlier this month. Behringer HarvardOpportunity REIT I Inc. bought 100 Glenborough Dr.for $32.9 million from New York City-based Commercial DevelopmentsInternational.

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A Transwestern spokesman declined comment about the assignmentchange. But, he did point out that the team represented CommercialDevelopments in the sale and had negotiated the headquartersrenewal with long-term tenant Noble Energy Inc.

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Mark Nicholson, CBRE's managing director of asset services, sayshis team is currently helping Noble Energy implement some buildingupgrades. Improvements will include installation of a securitysystem and cosmetic changes.

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Nicholson points out the new assignment pushes CBRE into the farnorth submarket. "I want us to establish a presence there, and intime, an office," he says. "As opportunities come up and we can saywe have an established presence in the market, that'll help us inthe long run."

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Nicholson tells GlobeSt.com that the assignment also puts CBREon a rapid track toward expanding its asset management arm.Although he doesn't have a Greenspoint goal written in stone, hesays he wants to be ready for future assignments as he was in theEnergy Corridor.

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"We picked up the Core Building over on Enclave Parkway andwe're bidding on other properties," Nicholson says. "There's a lotof opportunity out there and we're ready to take advantage ofit."

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