Houston among top 10 most expensive cities in the world for construction

Houston is one of the most expensive cities in the world to build commercial and residential projects, according to a new report. Turner & Townsend, a global professionals services firm based in the U.K., recently released its 2017 international construction market survey. The annual study examines construction costs for commercial and residential projects in 43 […]

Raising the roof: E-commerce facilities getting bigger in Dallas

As Dallas-Fort Worth becomes a major U.S. hub for e-commerce distributors and logistics warehouses, North Texas developers are building even bigger — and taller — facilities to better accommodate the movement of goods. That’s because its relatively cheap for developers to build higher rather than acquire more land for a sprawling facility, said Steve Berger, […]

Galveston wraps up $20 million beach expansion

Galveston recently finished a project to shore up some of its beaches. The city completed a $19.5 million effort to replenish and expand its seawall beaches from 12th to 61st streets, according to Houston Public Media. The project also added new facilities such as toilets and showers. Click to read more at Houston Business Journal.

There’s a population in Houston worth $44 billion, and retailers are noticing

Real estate retail activity among businesses that target Houston’s growing Hispanic population is drumming up, said Rafael Melara, senior vice president of brokerage services at Houston-based Hunington Properties. “I am seeing much more activity,” Melara said, when asked about real estate activity among Hispanic-facing businesses in 2017 compared to years prior. “People are trying to […]

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