We Are

A Commercial Real Estate Developer, Manager, Investor & Partner

Who the Team is...

AVTEX Commercial Properties has been in business since 1974, founded by Robert S. (Tex) Small, Jr.

AVTEX is a boutique development firm with offices in Greenville and Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. With a combined 145 years in the real estate industry, we pride ourselves on experience and knowledge, and translating all our AVTEX team's attributes into the developments we produce for our Tenants and the communities.

What the Team does...

AVTEX Commercial Properties is a full service real estate development and asset management company.

We develop properties that include high credit single tenant properties, office buildings, industrial warehouses, neighborhood shopping centers, and lifestyle centers. We acquire assets that are value add, established centers, distressed real estate, or new construction. Property management is also an integral part of our service as well, which includes 800,000 square feet currently managed.

Robert S. (Tex) Small, Jr.

Mr. Robert S. (Tex) Small, Jr. formed his real estate development business in 1974, now called AVTEX Commercial Properties, Inc. Through AVTEX and predecessor companies, he has conceived, planned, developed, and managed numerous residential, retail shopping centers, office and industrial properties in the Southeastern United States.

During Mr. Small’s 50+-year career, his developments have included more than 1,750,000 square feet of commercial properties throughout the Southeast. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Furman University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina.

Mr. Small holds real estate broker's licenses in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

He has served on numerous Boards including the Board of Trustees of the College of Charleston, University of South Carolina - Business Partnership Foundation, ETV Endowment, Wachovia Bank (State Board), and Christ Church Episcopal School.


Who we are

Robert (Tex) Small, Jr. Owner/CEO

Cindy Porter

Stacey Elgin
Property Manager

Alex Dickson


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