Professional Background

Michele Gary, a commercial real estate professional with more than 16 years of experience in real estate, is a Senior Vice President with the Austin Commercial Retail Division of The Weitzman Group.  She specializes in tenant and project representation, as well as investment sales.


Honors and Awards

Gary was recognized by CoStar as a Power Broker Award recipient in its Retail Leasing Category in 2006-2013, an award given to the top brokers in Texas.  The Austin Business Journal named Gary as a Heavy Hitter in the Retail Leasing Category, recognizing her as one of the most successful retail brokers in the Austin area from 2008 through 2013.  For The Weitzman Group, she is a consistent top producer for the Central Texas region and has ranked multiple times as one of Weitzman's Top 10 Producers for the state of Texas. 



Gary is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.  She is active with CCIM (Certified Commercial-Investment Member) and is involved with Central Texas Association of Realtors (CTCAR), the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA), and the Downtown Austin Alliance.

Notable Recent Transactions

Gary’s notable recent transactions include: 

  •                 Lease: Bryce Gilmore’s Odd Duck at Lamar & Gibson
  •                 Lease: Shepler’s Western Wear lease at Capital Plaza
  •                 Sale: The Shops at 360 retail in downtown Austin
  •                 Sale: 315, 319 and 323 Congress historical buildings downtown


A partial list of Gary's project representation projects includes:

  •                 Hill Country Galleria: Open-air lifestyle mall
  •                 Shops at the Galleria: Mall-peripheral power retail center
  •                 Davenport Village: Lifestyle retail center
  •                 Capital Plaza: Target-anchored regional center
  •                 Skyhouse: Rainey Street District in the CBD
  •                 Shops at 360: Street-level retail in the CBD


A partial list of Gary's retail tenant representation clients includes:

  •                 Barley Swine
  •                 Odd Duck
  •                 Microsoft
  •                 Title Nine
  •                 NapaStyle
  •                 Dressbarn
  •                 SXSW
  •                 Austin Film Festival
  •                 Viva Day Spa
  •                 The Steeping Room
  •                 Elevation Burger
  •                 Maoz Vegetarian
  •                 Domino’s
  •                 Cane Rosso
  •                 Zoli’s



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