Steve Laas

Steve Laas

Partner, MAI
(512) 906-0671
steve@morrisonandhead.com

Steve is responsible for the management and execution of property tax consulting engagements on a nationwide basis for owners of commercial real estate, with additional specializations with semiconductor manufacturing facilities and corporate campuses. His experience includes valuation appeals, negotiation, pre/post acquisition due diligence, litigation support, personal property compliance and property tax exemptions.

Professional Experience
  • 2011 – Present – Partner, Morrison & Head, LP
  • 2008 – 2011 – Director, Duff & Phelps
  • 2001 – 2008 – Director, Deloitte Tax (PTS group acquired by Thomson in October 2007)
  • 2000 – 2001 – Apartment Broker, CB Richard Ellis
  • 1994 – 2000 – Partner; Commercial Real Estate Appraiser, Frederick & Hornsby, Inc.
  • 1990 – 1994 – Commercial Real Estate Appraiser, Southwest Property Consultants
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Economics, Texas A&M University
  • Master of Arts, Land Economics and Real Estate, Texas A&M University
Designations / Distinctions / Memberships
  • Licensed Senior Property Tax Consultant – State of Texas
  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser – Texas
  • Appraisal Institute – MAI Designee & Member
  • Real Estate Council of Austin – Member
  • Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals – Member