CRE News For Your Afternoon, 3.06.2015

New Lake Jackson development, Texas’s population boom, Jim Leslie leaves Cresa; Here are the headlines for March 6th, 2015:

Nearly 1,000 acres in Lake Jackson on market for potential development, Houston Chronicle

Energy services firm selects Houston for its international expansion, Houston Chronicle

Hines Spins Up Separate Retail Group, CoStar Group

Nearly $28M in new permits filed for Hilcorp’s hush-hush tower, Houston Business Journal

The Woodlands banking on job growth despite energy turmoil, Houston Business Journal

Texas tops for new, expanded corporate facilities in 2014, Austin Business Journal

Longtime Dallas real estate exec Jim Leslie no longer CEO of Cresa, Dallas Business Journal

Will oil prices have an impact on the sale of Waggoner Ranch?, Dallas Business Journal

Texas to see explosive growth: Population to double by 2050Austin Business Journal

Hartman Appoints New Executive, CoStar

California storage tank manufacturer plans big growth, hiring in Fort Bend County, Houston Business Journal

Lots of money, not enough CRE deals in Houston, bank exec says, Houston Business Journal