PRLog - Feb. 22, 2013 - IRVINE, Calif. -- IRVINE, CALIF. - The Muller Company, a full service real estate company specializing in management, investment and development of commercial real estate in the western United States, announced today that the Biltmore Commerce Center in Phoenix, Ariz., Main Street Town Center in Santa Ana, Calif., and Westwood Medical Plaza in Los Angeles, Calif. have each received the Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY) Award by the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA). The award is considered the most prestigious and comprehensive program of its kind in the commercial real estate industry, recognizing quality in buildings and rewarding excellence in building design, operation and management.
Westwood Medical Center in Los Angeles
The Biltmore Commerce Center received an Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY) Award by the Building Owners and Managers Association of Phoenix in the category of 250,000 to 499,999 square feet. The Biltmore Commerce Center is an attractive, three-story class, “A” suburban office building totaling 283,440 square feet on 7.53 acres located in the illustrious Camelback Corridor. The most highly praised address in the Phoenix Metro area. This building was designed to accommodate various sizes of office users, and is especially suitable for large corporate users. The unique golden alucobond exterior; has made this building timeless; upgraded landscaping with sustainable desert features, accent lighting, unique water features, Allan Houser artwork, several areas for conversation and a three-story 11,000-square-
Main Street Town Center received an Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY) Award by the Building Owners and Managers Association of Orange County in the category of 100,000 to 249,999 square feet. Main Street Town Center (formerly known as Lincoln Town Center) is a 10-story Class "A" office building situated on more than four acres in Santa Ana, Calif. Located on the corner of Main Street and Memory Lane, the 215,003-square-
Main Street Town Center features desirable on-site amenities including an ATM, banking center, deli service and sundry shop, and high speed telecom. The property also offers large floor plans and ample parking in an adjacent five-level 725 stall parking garage and a 100-stall surface parking lot. The owner is Mullrock Lincoln Town Center Fee, LLC. The Muller Company's Therese Velasquez is the property manager. The leasing company is the Coreland Companies.
Westwood Medical Plaza received the Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY) Award by the Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater Los Angeles in the Medical Office category. This is Westwood Medical Plaza's second TOBY award. Located in the Westwood area of Los Angeles, Westwood Medical Plaza at Wilshire boasts a premier Class "A" medical office environment with an art deco style, stunning grand lobby entrance, and an outdoor plaza. Recent exterior improvement includes an illuminated “blue band” to the fascia of the building as well as updated landscape in the courtyard. In addition to the dedicated on site property management and engineering team, Westwood Medical Plaza offers 24/7 security, spectacular views of Los Angeles, on-site structured parking with valet attendants on every level, LA Fitness facility, a pharmacy, and two national banks. Westwood offers virtually everything including restaurants, boutiques, and movie theatres. The 130,043-square-
TOBY Award honorees are scored based on building inspection, description and standards; community impact; tenant and employee relations; energy conservation, environmental regulatory and sustainability;
“We are thrilled to receive the prestigious TOBY award, and to receive three of them is all the more exciting," said Jon M. Muller, Principal of The Muller Company. "It is very rewarding to know that our high standards of excellence are not only recognized by our clients but also recognized by our peers in the property management community."
Muller continues, “The Muller Company takes great pride in our proactive approach to managing our buildings. We look for ways to increase an asset’s value through multiple value-add strategies as well as lowering operating costs and expenses. Additionally, retaining existing tenants and filling vacancies are always a top priority. We have the best people in the business and the multiple awards are a result of The Muller Company's dedicated team."
The Muller Company has over 32 years of experience in developing, acquiring and managing office, industrial and retail real estate throughout the western United States, with nearly 9 million square feet currently under management in the California and Phoenix markets. See www.themullercompany.com.