Houston Real Estate News

Real estate transactions: King & Spalding law firm opts to stay in downtown tower - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 07:18
Real estate transactions: King & Spalding law firm opts to stay in downtown tower  Houston Chronicle

King & Spalding has renewed a lease for multiple floors at 1100 Louisiana, a 55-story office tower in downtown Houston. The law firm, which has 20 offices ...

5 most popular innovation stories in Houston this week - InnovationMap

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 06:23
5 most popular innovation stories in Houston this week  InnovationMap

The annual Offshore Technology Conference has wrapped up, but not before the Rice Alliance named 10 promising startups — most of which have ...

New home starts seen flattening as lot availability declines, Houstonians decamp - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 05:00
New home starts seen flattening as lot availability declines, Houstonians decamp  Houston Chronicle

Houston builders will start roughly 30000 homes across the area in each of the next two years, maintaining their recent pace of construction primarily due to ...

How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week? - Governing

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 01:02
How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week?  Governing

Houston's standoff over pay parity between firefighters and police officers is coming to a crescendo after more than a year of legal battles and political posturing.

How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week? - Governing

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 01:02
How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week?  Governing

Houston's standoff over pay parity between firefighters and police officers is coming to a crescendo after more than a year of legal battles and political posturing.

How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week? - Governing

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 01:02
How Can a City Issue Pay Raises and Layoff Notices in the Same Week?  Governing

Houston firefighters are getting the pay raise they wanted. But it's coming at a cost.

Boutique Montrose hotel gets city of Houston approval - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 00:00
Boutique Montrose hotel gets city of Houston approval  Houston Chronicle

Developers hoping to build a luxury boutique hotel in Montrose with rooms running as much $500 per night received the city's approval to build the project this ...

Bringing services under one roof, real estate firms reshape homebuying process - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 00:00
Bringing services under one roof, real estate firms reshape homebuying process  Houston Chronicle

A number of real estate companies that have abandoned the standard model of charging homesellers a 6 percent sales commission are further shaking up the ...

2019 Heavy Hitters: Houston's top commercial real estate brokers named - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 23:00
2019 Heavy Hitters: Houston's top commercial real estate brokers named  Houston Business Journal

Each year, HBJ names the city's top commercial real estate brokers as Heavy Hitters based on their gross dollar volume of deals completed the previous year.

2019 Heavy Hitters: Houston's top commercial real estate brokers named - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 23:00
2019 Heavy Hitters: Houston's top commercial real estate brokers named  Houston Business Journal

Each year, HBJ names the city's top commercial real estate brokers as Heavy Hitters based on their gross dollar volume of deals completed the previous year.

HBJ's 2019 Heavy Hitters: Top commercial real estate brokers in Houston - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 23:00
HBJ's 2019 Heavy Hitters: Top commercial real estate brokers in Houston  Houston Business Journal

Each year, HBJ names the city's top commercial real estate brokers as Heavy Hitters based on their gross dollar volume of deals completed the previous year.

Severe Weather Expected To Bring Flooding, Hail And Dangerous Winds - NPR

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 21:33
Severe Weather Expected To Bring Flooding, Hail And Dangerous Winds  NPR

A new round of powerful storms is causing more flooding in multiple states, with parts of the Deep South likely on the receiving end of some of the most severe ...

Midtown Houston Becomes a Street Art Mecca - GlobeSt.com

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 19:00
Midtown Houston Becomes a Street Art Mecca  GlobeSt.com

The permanent mural at Pearl Marketplace depicts in abstract pixilation and a broad color palette five of the people who actually worked on the project to ...

Monmouth: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot - Houston Chronicle

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 16:54
Monmouth: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot  Houston Chronicle

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) _ Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. (MNR) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fiscal second quarter.

The Latest: Anadarko says it has a deal with Occidental - Chron

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 16:35
The Latest: Anadarko says it has a deal with Occidental  Chron

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on bidding war for Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (all times local):. 4:15 p.m.. Recommended Video. Speed. Normal. Quality.

Houston's Lone Frank Lloyd Wright House on the Market for $2.85M - SF Gate

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 15:00
Houston's Lone Frank Lloyd Wright House on the Market for $2.85M  SF Gate

A Frank Lloyd Wright–designed home in Texas? Yes! A home designed by Wright in his signature Usonian style is now on the market in Houston for $2.85 ...

BC estimates $7 billion laundered in 2018, $5 billion in real estate - Houston Today

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 13:37
BC estimates $7 billion laundered in 2018, $5 billion in real estate  Houston Today

B.C.'s money laundering investigators have estimated $5 billion in money laundering in B.C. in 2018, added to the purchase and resale of luxury cars and other ...

Uptown Park shopping center to add Ethan Allen, fitness studio following renovations - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 12:57
Uptown Park shopping center to add Ethan Allen, fitness studio following renovations  Houston Business Journal

Uptown Park continues to add tenants following the completion of its roughly year-long redevelopment project, according to a May 9 press release from Edens, ...

Fitzgerald's in The Heights Houston begins demolition - KTRK-TV

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 12:40
Fitzgerald's in The Heights Houston begins demolition  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Fitzgerald's, the iconic music venue that has anchored The Heights area over the last four decades, is entering the next phase of its ...