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Black Real Estate Association aims to help Houstonians become... - KPRC Houston

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 14:11

KPRC Houston

Black Real Estate Association aims to help Houstonians become...
KPRC Houston
HOUSTON - It's the biggest investment most of us will make in our lifetime and this week across Houston thousands of families are being encouraged to become homeowners. “Moving into this house has been truly a blessing,” said Donald Fortner.

As region pulls out of bust, housing market booms - Chron.com

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 12:29

Chron.com

As region pulls out of bust, housing market booms
Chron.com
Despite widely discussed concerns over the cost of housing in Houston, once considered a bastion of affordability, Jones said the age-old 'Drive till you qualify' mantra still rings true, meaning there's reasonably priced real estate the farther you ...

Houston Area Real Estate: New Home Listings - Patch.com

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:38

Patch.com

Houston Area Real Estate: New Home Listings
Patch.com
Looking for a new home? Or just want to see what's on the market? Find thebest homes on the maret in Patch's house-to-house listings. By Bryan Kirk (Patch Staff) - April 26, 2017 1:33 pm ET. Houston Area Real Estate: New Home Listings. Houston and the ...

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Dallas' hot warehouse market draws Houston developer Hines - Dallas News

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 07:48

Dallas' hot warehouse market draws Houston developer Hines
Dallas News
One of the country's largest commercial developers is taking aim at Dallas' booming industrial building markets. Houston-based Hines, which has built everything here from office towers to Dallas' Galleria mall, is planning a huge warehouse project in ...

This is why some foreign investors are worried about Houston real estate - Houston Business Journal

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 06:00

Houston Business Journal

This is why some foreign investors are worried about Houston real estate
Houston Business Journal
The founder and CEO of Houston-based Carnan Properties recently returned from the International Property Show, a three-day conference in Dubai that showcases global real estate investment opportunities to Middle Eastern investors. Carnan Properties ...

Renderings revealed for new luxury mixed-use development on Allen Parkway - Houston Business Journal

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 05:43

Houston Business Journal

Renderings revealed for new luxury mixed-use development on Allen Parkway
Houston Business Journal
Houston-based DC Partners and Tianqing Real Estate Development LLC — the U.S. subsidiary of Tianqing Group Real Estate Co. Ltd., one of the largest real estate developers in China — teamed up to develop the $500 million-plus project last year.

30 years after founding his namesake real estate firm, Ed Wulfe's still bullish on Houston - Houston Business Journal

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 17:58

30 years after founding his namesake real estate firm, Ed Wulfe's still bullish on Houston
Houston Business Journal
His development company is planning new projects in north Houston, west Houston and beyond. Wulfe & Co. has kept busy during a tough time for big-box retail developers – some of the company's recent projects include a new Star Cinema Grill location in ...

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Houston real estate, energy, pharma cos. close more than $2B in deals - Houston Business Journal

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 17:58

Houston real estate, energy, pharma cos. close more than $2B in deals
Houston Business Journal
Also on April 20, Houston-based Parkway Inc. (NYSE: PKY) closed its deal to sell a 49 percent stake in its Greenway Plaza and Phoenix Tower properties for $512.1 million. Through that deal, Parkway formed a joint venture with TH Real Estate Global ...

Investors close on $1 billion Greenway Plaza portfolio - Chron.com

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 07:43

Chron.com

Investors close on $1 billion Greenway Plaza portfolio
Chron.com
TH Real Estate and Silverpeak Real Estate Partners, along with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board have closed on the acquisition of their combined 49 percent stake in Houston's Greenway Plaza and Phoenix Tower. The transaction values the portfolio ...
JV Acquires Stake in Houston's Greenway PortfolioCommercial Property Executive

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Houston boutique owner gets help during cancer treatment - Washington Times

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 23:13

Washington Times

Houston boutique owner gets help during cancer treatment
Washington Times
Even in a retail environment where e-commerce is ascendant, a specialized co-op like The Shops Off Westheimer “can really work well when it's done right,” said Jason Baker, a principal in Houston commercial real estate firm Baker Katz. They can do ...

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Houston firm buys land next to Alamodome - mySanAntonio.com

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 15:29

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Houston firm buys land next to Alamodome
mySanAntonio.com
Houston-based real estate firm Rockspring Capital has purchased nearly an entire city block across the street from the Alamodome — one of the largest real estate investments made around the arena since it was built more than 20 years ago. Earlier this ...

Today's apartment dwellers seek smart appliances, package dropoff - Chron.com

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 13:58

Chron.com

Today's apartment dwellers seek smart appliances, package dropoff
Chron.com
Tasked with identifying amenities that could differentiate apartment buildings in this age, a group of graduate students from the University of Houston's Stanford Alexander Center for Excellence in Real Estate investigated emerging examples and drew up ...

Commercial real estate mixed even as local economy recovers - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 21:35

Houston Chronicle

Commercial real estate mixed even as local economy recovers
Houston Chronicle
Houston's office market is stabilizing and investors' appetite for commercial real estate is growing, but cracks are starting to show in the city's long-robust retail sector, analysts said. National retailers are closing stores and more fallout could ...
Houston Commercial Real Estate Market 'Slower But Not Sluggish'Houston Public Media

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Houston Commercial Real Estate Market 'Slower But Not Sluggish' - Houston Public Media

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 15:47

Houston Public Media

Houston Commercial Real Estate Market 'Slower But Not Sluggish'
Houston Public Media
The oil downturn – and simultaneous petrochemical boom – have also led to a geographical shift in commercial and residential real estate. “We're now seeing pockets like east Houston, Baytown, Pasadena, League City that are neck-and-neck with the ...
Commercial real estate mixed even as local economy recoversHouston Chronicle

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Whitestone REIT to buy Uptown's BLVD Place - Chron.com

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 14:39

Chron.com

Whitestone REIT to buy Uptown's BLVD Place
Chron.com
A Houston real estate investment trust is making a mammoth acquisition of two Texas properties, including BLVD Place, the Whole Foods-anchored shopping and office complex on Post Oak Boulevard. Whitestone REIT, owner of community shopping centers ...

Demand for warehouses rises, fueled by population growth, online shopping - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 07:33

Houston Chronicle

Demand for warehouses rises, fueled by population growth, online shopping
Houston Chronicle
The hottest niche in Houston's recovering real estate market is warehouses, evidence of the city's growing position as a distribution center for consumer goods in a rapidly evolving retail environment. Vacancies in office and manufacturing space ...

Watch as real estate data company surveys Houston from the sky - Chron.com

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 07:43

Chron.com

Watch as real estate data company surveys Houston from the sky
Chron.com
LISTEN: The Looped In podcast explores Houston real estate from the ground. The CoStar research team has been in Houston canvassing the local landscape to update the company's database of local office buildings, shopping centers and industrial ...

'Wearable art' can be a fitting way to be seen - Houston Chronicle

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 21:19

Houston Chronicle

'Wearable art' can be a fitting way to be seen
Houston Chronicle
Even in a retail environment where e-commerce is ascendant, a specialized co-op like The Shops Off Westheimer "can really work well when it's done right," said Jason Baker, a principal in Houston commercial real estate firm Baker Katz. They can do ...

Retail woes challenge real estate pros - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 13:20

Houston Chronicle

Retail woes challenge real estate pros
Houston Chronicle
Houston, though, has so far maneuvered its way around the most bearish scenarios, especially in the fastest-growing areas. A spate of major retail bankruptcies and store closures may have slowed growth, but the city's retail market remains largely ...

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