Houston

  • Balfour Beatty Hired to Expand TMC

    HOUSTON--Memorial Hermann Healthcare System (MHHS) has selected Dallas-based Balfour Beatty Construction to provide pre-construction and construction services for a major renovation and expansion of the Texas Medical Center campus.

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  • Embassy Suites Set for The Woodlands

    THE WOODLANDS, TX—The Howard Hughes Corp. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, The Woodlands Development Co., has announced that it has begun construction on a 205-room, nine-story Embassy Suites Hotel at Hughes Landing, a 66-acre mixed-use development in The Woodlands, the master-planned community north of downtown Houston.

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  • Leasing, Rents Are Up, Savills Studley Says

    HOUSTON--Savills Studley, the commercial real estate services firm, has released exclusive new Q3 findings on the state of Houston’s office market.

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  • Transwestern Hires Two, Gets Office Park Lease

    HOUSTON--Transwestern Development Co. has expanded its reach, hiring two professionals, each of whom has 17 years of experience in the industry.

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  • Corvex to CCI: Hold Off on Verizon Tower Buy

    NEW YORK CITY—If the wireless infrastructure REIT doesn’t have the right cost of capital, “it should not be pursuing acquisitions or issuing equity,” activist shareholder Keith Meister wrote in a letter Tuesday, which proposes a plan for boosting CCI’s equity currency.

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  • CBRE: Law Firm Coats Rose Relocates

    HOUSTON--CBRE has announced that Houston-based Coats Rose is expanding and relocating. The law firm has moved to 9 Greenway Plaza, from 3 Greenway Plaza, and will operate on the 10th and 11th floors. In addition, Coats Rose’s Clear Lake-area office has moved to the new location.

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  • Bridges Joins Stream's Houston Office

    HOUSTON--Stream Realty Partners has hired Robert Bridges as its new managing director of property management for Stream’s Houston office.

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  • Clear Lake-Area Center Gets Financing

    HOUSTON—Commercial mortgage banking company Q10 Kinghorn, Driver, Hough and Co. has secured financing for a Clear Lake-area anchored shopping center.

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  • KB Will Build in Commercial Corridor

    HOUSTON--KB Home has acquired land in a prime Houston commercial corridor for a new community of mid-priced homes called Hollister Commons, to be located in Houston’s Spring Branch submarket.

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  • Colliers: Houston's Office Market Is Strong

    HOUSTON—Houston’s economy is strong, with over 17.3 million square feet of office development currently under construction, according to a recent third quarter report released by Colliers International.

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  • KDH Secures $67M Multifamily Loan

    HOUSTON--Kinghorn, Driver, Hough & Co. (KDH) has secured a $67 million construction-to-permanent loan for a new multifamily high-rise to be located in Houston’s inner loop.

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  • Stream Keeps Busy in Houston

    HOUSTON--Stream Realty Partners, the full-service real estate investment, development and services company, is keeping busy in Houston.

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  • RealNex Acquires BuzzTarget

    HOUSTON--RealNex, the real estate technology solutions company formed by Pavonis Group, has acquired the listing company BuzzTarget.

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  • Greystar to Lease Fort Bend Apts.

    CHICAGO--Northbrook, Ill.-based Prime Property Investors (PPI) has designated Greystar Real Estate Partners to oversee leasing and property management at Estates at Fountain Lake, a 13.6-acre luxury rental community southwest of Houston that consists of 14 three-story garden-style buildings with a total of 306 units.

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  • Is the Sector Overheating?

    Amid a tightening market with rapidly rising prices, is the multifamily sector outpricing itself? Opinions vary.

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  • Another Haven Set for Houston

    HOUSTON--Guefen Development Co., a luxury apartment developer, investor and general contractor, announced that it will begin construction on Haven at Main, a 256-unit community in Houston.

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  • Conn's Signs Lease in McAllen

    McAllen, Tex.—Conn's Inc., the electronics, home-appliance and furniture retailer has signed a new lease for an entire 353,602-square-foot distribution facility at 6900 International Parkway, located in the Sharyland Business Park in McAllen.

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  • Skanska to Build 1M-SF Facility

    Skanska USA Commercial Development has acquired 14 acres of land in northern Houston and plans to build a Class A commercial office development which will total up to one million square feet.

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  • Kopke & Marek Break Ground in Conroe

    CONROE, Tex.--Kopke & Marek Investments broke ground earlier this month on a new multitenant office and warehouse project north of Houston in Conroe.

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  • Foreign Buyers Pump Up the Volume

    NEW YORK CITY—Cross-border investment in US property is on pace to excel 2013’s total, says Real Capital Analytics, while DTZ notes that overseas players have been the biggest net buyers over the preceding 12 months.

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