Austin, TX —

AQUILA Commercial today announced that Bethany Perez has been named partner. Bethany joined AQUILA in 2010 and celebrated her fifth year with the firm last September.

“I am honored and proud to become a partner at AQUILA – a firm that that truly values its people,” says Bethany, “I work with some of the smartest, most creative and hardest working people in the industry and I feel blessed to be a part of this great team.”

Bethany’s focus lies within AQUILA’s asset services team, providing project leasing services to local and institution clients, including DivcoWest, CIM, PacTrust and Generational Commercial Partners. Her leasing portfolio includes The Campus at Arboretum, 801 Barton Springs, Hartland Plaza, UFCU Plaza, 9500 Arboretum, Braker Point I & II and Park Forest.

Bethany’s can do attitude, work ethic and integrity have earned her an outstanding reputation in the local brokerage community and with her colleagues at AQUILA.

“Bethany has always been a valuable part of our team and has become one of the premier agency leasing brokers in Austin,” says Bart Matheney, Founder and Principal of AQUILA Commercial. “She has a great instinct for real estate, is extremely knowledgeable about our business and brings a lot to our team and our clients. I am excited and proud to now call her partner.”

In 2014, Bethany was recognized as the Austin Business Journal’s number one Heavy Hitter in the Office Landlord Representation category. She has also been one of AQUILA Commercial’s top producers three years in a row.

“Bethany has proved herself time and again by producing solid results on a consistent basis,” says Jay Lamy, Principal and Founding Partner at AQUILA. “She is respected by all of her peers and competitors and maintains the highest level of integrity.”

Bethany is an active volunteer within the commercial real estate industry and served on the Board of the Directors for the Commercial Brokers Association of Austin (CBA) for four years. During her tenure with CBA she served as the Social Chair, Membership Chair and Philanthropy Chair. Bethany is also a co-founder of Circle, a local Austin women’s networking group and a member of the Urban Land Institute of Austin (ULI).


Founded in 2007, AQUILA Commercial is a recognized leader in Austin commercial real estate. Today AQUILA manages and leases over 19 million square feet of office, industrial and retail properties and has over 600 corporate tenant representation clients. AQUILA offers clients full-service real estate solutions, providing tenant representation, project leasing, and asset, property, and project management services for office, industrial and retail properties. For more information, visit: