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Male, born 1925

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Hines Interests Limited Partnership

Professional History

Founder, Hines Interests Limited Partnership, Houston, TX, 1957-present. In his early years in Houston, Hines originally focused on being an engineer, forming an engineering firm; at the same time, he also dabbled in real estate development. This sidelight in development would become his career focus by 1957.

Recipient, Visioneer Award, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Center for Real Estate, Cambridge, MA, 03/2005.


B.Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 1948;


After attending college at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN, Hines moved to the oil town of Houston, TX, in 1948.

Visioneer Awards were presented, one to the Walt Disney Co. for "its visioneering contributions to the real estate industry" and another to Hines, an international development firm, and its founder, Gerald D. Hines,

In 2007, Hines owned houses in Houston and London, UK, and maintained the latter as his primary residence.

Associated Locations

  • Gary, IN (Architect's Birth)
    Gary, IN

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PCAD id: 4407