Perry Lorenz is a 50 year resident of Austin, Texas and has been actively involved, primarily as a principal, in the purchase, sale, development and management of downtown Austin real estate since 1977. Lorenz has
formed and served as managing general partner of numerous partnerships involved in the development and redevelopment of downtown properties, with a recent emphasis on inner city residential projects.
He, with partners and through CVI, of which he is a founding principal, has
developed more than 1000 condominium units in mixed use projects throughout Central Austin, including Spring, BartonPlace, Este, The Pedernales, Saltillo Lofts and The Independent.
Lorenz holds Bachelor of Arts and MBA degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. Affiliations include 15 years as a member and past Chair of The City of Austin Design Commission, which promulgated the City of Austin’s Downtown Design Guidelines, past Chair of the City of Austin Downtown Commission, and founding president of The West End Austin Alliance, a coalition of business, real estate and neighborhood interests on the western edge of Austin’s Central Business District. He is a past-president of the Board of the Hill Country Conservancy and former Trustee of St. Stephens School. He is married to Sheridan Lorenz and has two grown daughters.