Mike Murphy

Mike Murphy

Principal

Specialties: Investment Advisory Services, Property Management, Retail
Office Phone: 512.684.3702
Mobile Phone: 512.762.2282


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After spending the past 15 years developing one of Austin’s largest property management and project leasing companies, Pyramid Properties, Inc., AMO®, Michael J. Murphy founded AQUILA Commercial. By identifying assets, completing due diligence, securing loans and closing the sale of assets, Mr. Murphy has successfully assisted numerous Austin investors in managing and expanding their local portfolios. He has been involved in over $200,000,000 in investment sales.

Prior to founding Pyramid Properties, Inc., AMO®, in 1992, Mr. Murphy was a Regional Manager for Comprop Management Corporation based in Houston, Texas and Wilson Schanzer based in San Antonio, Texas overseeing portfolios consisting of two to three million square feet throughout Texas.

Notable Transactions
• Monterey Oaks Corporate Park - 160,651 SF office complex
• The Southfield Building - 142,000 SF office building
• Hartland Plaza - 182,199 SF class “A” office building/ retail center
• IKON Business Park - 80,000 SF industrial center
• Plaza 290 Office Building and Silicon Labs - 110,000 SF office park
• La Costa Corporate Park - 100,111 SF office park
• Ridgehaven Shopping Center - 160,000 SF retail center
• Lunds Country Village - 105,000 SF retail center
• Metric 7 - 89,100 SF industrial building
• Ben White 6 - 92,403 SF industrial building
• Executive Plaza - 64,158 SF office building
• The Village Shopping Center - 138,100 SF neighborhood center

Achievements
• Founded Pyramid Properties, Inc., AMO® in 1992 with 215,000 square feet;  current portfolio consists of over 3,000,000 million square feet
• Investment sales in excess of $200,000,000
• Secured the Accenture lease bringing the Southfield Building to 100% occupancy

Education
• Bachelor of Business Administration, St. Edwards University