Evergreen Real Estate, with a primary focus on build to suit for office and industrial facilities, brokerage, and investment sales, was formed in 2002. Wade Cowan's career includes over 20 years experience in all aspects of leasing, development, and investment in commercial real estate.

Wade began his career in tenant representation and project leasing with Fults Companies, one of Dallas premiere leasing firms with responsibility for a portfolio of over 1,000,000 square feet of Class “A” suburban office space. Wade represented several national institutional owners such as Equitable, Principal Financial, and Merrill Lynch Realty.

In 1986, Wade joined Trammell Crow Company, the nation’s largest development firm. During his six-year tenure, Wade learned all aspects of development of office and industrial properties during a period of rapid expansion of the company’s development activity. Dallas industrial and office divisions of the company built approximately 10,000,000 square feet per year during that period. Directly involved in the development, leasing and construction of over 5,000,000 square feet.

Relocated to Birmingham, Alabama in 1997, Wade joined Brookmont Realty Group shortly after inception. As a principal with Brookmont Realty Group, Wade was responsible for all aspects of development of Lakeshore Crossings Business Park. From acquisition of 75 acre land site, all land planning, development, infrastructure improvements, and design and construction of 60,000 square foot office building. Total site, improvements and building value excess of $15,000,000.