New Regional Planning, Inc. ( “NRP”) consists of an accomplished team of experienced professionals who specialize in all aspects of commercial real estate: market research, property development, property management, and brokerage services.

NRP will continue to acquire and develop quality properties based on realistic values for its own investments affiliates, as well as its joint venture partners. These real estate activities will take place in selected targeted submarkets generally throughout Texas and Mississippi, and those activities will focus on fewer, usually larger and more complicated, transactions that take advantage of unique opportunities.

NRP assists properties develop by providing all the adjunct services, skills and systems necessary to maintain each property to the highest standards of quality, to achieve the greatest operating efficiencies and, finally, to realize the highest profit performance. In all cases, NRP will maintain the highest level of personnel and support them with the most advanced systems. Talented and skilled professionals who insist on only the highest standards, using the most sophisticated systems, and working in an intense but enjoyable environment, will lead and direct New Regional Planning, Inc.

our founder

“Elegance is an attitude.”

Karl Lagerfeld

Blake Tartt III

President and Chief Executive Officer

Blake Tartt III is an urban visionary with a unique blend of social, design and financial acumen. President and Chief Executive Officer of New Regional Planning, Blake is widely recognized for his ability to conceptualize, active and accelerate innovative real estate developments. He has specialized expertise in properties that invigorate the urban environment from commercial and retail properties to leading edge mixed use and master planned communities.

In 1991, Blake formed New Regional Planning, Inc. Under his leadership, NRP has become an innovative force in the redefinition of real estate investment, development and management.

Notable projects include the remerchandising of Post Oak Plaza, repositioning of Northline Mall, the $700 million redevelopment of Houston’s premier urban center, Memorial City. Virtually every urban center in the Greater Houston Area has the “Tartt Touch” on it from Downtown to the Galleria and Greenspoint to Memorial City.

Active in Houston’s civic, arts and philanthropic communities, Blake is a member of the Houston Planning Commission, Director of the Houston Police Foundation, avid supporter of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Christian High School and the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Blake graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, and he currently serves as the President of the Business School’s Real Estate Advisory Board.

A lifelong resident of Houston, Blake travels extensively with an insatiable pursuit of quality urban experiences to bring home to his beloved city. He also enjoys time with family and friends at his home on Galveston Island, where he is actively engaged in the vision for the future of the state’s premier port city.

our team

Stephen Helm


Dana Thompson

Director of Operations

Brooks Elias

Property Manager

Charlie Scott

Leasing Associate

Anthony Buzbee Jr

Leasing Associate

Parker Frede

Leasing Associate

Greg Stackhouse


Christiana Elliott

Office Manager

LaVance Kirkland

Property Maintenance
Suresh Jadav, Devap LLC