Goodyear, AZ (PRWEB) November 07, 2013
Newland Real Estate Group has hired William Bill Olson as Senior Vice President and Division Manager with executive oversight of the Phoenix team, its 20,000-acre master-planned community of Estrella and recently added land to the west of the project. In this position, Olson will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the communitys development, as well as building strategic partnerships to ensure its long term growth as a self-sustaining master-planned community. Estrella, located in Goodyear, has seen steady growth this year and is realizing resurgence in activity following the market downturn with new builder commitments and additional commercial services coming into the community.
Olson has more than 30 years of broad-based real estate industry experience in Phoenix and the Northwestern United States. Before joining Newland, Olson was Managing Director and Designated Broker for Hines Interests Limited Partnership, an international development firm. He opened the Phoenix office for Hines in 1997 where he led the local team. During his time with the organization, Olson established Hines Arizona presence and oversaw the land acquisition, master planning, entitlements, development, marketing/leasing and disposition of several Hines projects including the trophy-level LEED Platinum 24th at Camelback, a 10-acre mixed-use development. Prior leadership roles also include Vice President/Group Manager of The Rouse Company and Del Webb where he started his career in 1982.