Luke Thompson began his career working alongside a real estate developer in Austin, Texas. His primary responsibilities included the feasibility analysis, acquisition and marketing of commercial real estate assets. Luke played an integral advisory role in the development of a $35,000,000 boutique hotel project in Austin. Additionally, he successfully pioneered a strategy to merge a 4-star hotel with an upscale, private student housing complex near the University Of Texas.
From 2013 through 2016, Luke served as Vice President at HVS Capital Corp. His focus was on the origination and placement of middle-market hotel investment sales and first mortgage financing. Since 2013, Luke has participated in over $100,000,000 in development projects and over $50,000,000 in hospitality transactions.
Luke is a licensed real estate broker in Texas, and although his transaction history spans all regions of the United States, he has in depth experience and an up-to-date understanding of primary Texas markets, including Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio.