Downtown Houston’s top office buildings show promising upswing

Here’s some welcome news for downtown Houston landlords. Downtown Houston, despite its historic reliance on the kind of tenant that’s reducing its footprint, has a lower vacancy rate than the city’s average vacancy rate of 22.4 percent, according to a recent report from Chicago-based JLL’sHouston office. The submarket posted promising leasing numbers and has started to […]

Gap between Dallas, Fort Worth widens with varying degrees of real estate performance

The gap between Dallas and Fort Worth has continued to widen — and it’s not just the age-old rivalry between the Big D and Cowtown — with office real estate fundamentals outperforming in the eastern portion of the Metroplex. That’s because North Texas isn’t really one real estate market, said Peter Muoio, a chief economist at […]

Chinese-based home goods retailer readying massive project in Frisco

A Chinese manufacturer of building materials, hardware and home goods is readying plans to make way for a massive retail hub along the U.S. 380 corridor in Frisco, sources say. The real estate rumblings come after an affiliate of Lesso America Inc., a subsidiary of China Lesso Group Holdings Ltd., acquired two tracts of land […]

This is why investors are putting money into Dallas’ skyline

Even with a big chunk of vacant office space in Dallas’ central business district — totaling more than 25 percent — some of the city’s well-located skyscrapers and walkable office towers are still garnering big rental hikes. That’s tied to the professional services firms wanting to locate in Uptown and the northern part of downtown […]

CCIM Houston – July 2017 Luncheon

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CREW Dallas – June Luncheon

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CCIM North Texas – User Decision Analysis Course

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BOMA Dallas – TOBY Awards 2017

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Ladies In CRE – Build Your Tribe

Dallas, TX: Ladies in CRE gathered in the new Haworth Showroom at McKinney & Olive where they built their tribe and heard from experienced Real Estate Broker, Kathy Parmenter.  Kathy shared her story of how and why she moved into the real estate industry, to how creating the brand of her company was important to […]