President, Construction

Gulf Coast


Frend Severson is responsible for construction for Trammell Crow Residential in Houston, including estimations, cost reports, contract administration and field operations. During his 18+ years in multifamily construction, he has managed more than 4,500 units for varied projects, including podium, below–grade parking structures, wraps and garden products.

Frend joined TCR in 2000 as an Assistant Superintendent. His other roles with TCR include Superintendent and Project Manager. Prior to joining TCR, he spent seven years with Finger Construction building premier multifamily developments.

Frend has completed numerous construction training programs and is OSHA- and ERC-certified.

This overview is designed to introduce Crow Holdings and its various operating companies. Crow Holdings Capital is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager to the Crow Holdings Capital Funds. Crow Holdings Partners is a division within Crow Holdings Capital. Crow Holdings Capital, Trammell Crow Residential, Crow Holdings Industrial and Crow Holdings Office are operated separately and independently from one another with separate senior leadership and investment committees. SEC registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training.