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More jobs, dollars being added to Lubbock economy

​LUBBOCK – Three companies are expanding, creating 145 new jobs and adding more than $15 million to the local economy. Taylor Rig and Equipment, which provides industry leading repair, refurbishing, inspection and support for a wide variety of oilfield equipment and brands, will create 100 jobs. CoNetrix, a full service computer networking, security and compliance firm that specializes […]

300K-sf luxury apartment complex nears completion in Manor

​​MANOR – Wood Partners LLC has started leasing apartments at Alta Blue Goose, a 295,933-sf luxury apartment complex near the intersection of SH-130 and SH​​ 290. The 300-unit property, which is about ten miles north of Tesla’s new gigafactory, has one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments ranging from 582 to 1,580 sf. There are 257 apartments available for lease […]

Construction begins on 141-townhome Tomball community

​​​​​​​​TOMBALL – HistoryMaker Homes has begun construction on Seven Oaks Townhomes off Holderrieth Rd. The development will have 141 townhomes as well as a playground, covered pavilion with a barbecue pit, two dog parks, pond, and walking trail with workout stations. Construction on amenities and the landscape and hardscape is underway.​ read more…

Ante up! Redeveloped Hampton Inn & Suites becomes Houston’s first poker club hotel

​​​​​​HOUSTON – Knighted Ventures has opened Champions Club Texas, a 71-room full-service hotel at 6440 W. Sam Houston Pkwy. S. The 47,000-sf hotel has standard rooms, junior suites, and an executive suite, ranging from $129 to $389 per night. The five-acre property also has a restaurant with a lounge and bar, pool, and a 3,500-sf […]

372-unit garden-style community coming to Westover Hills

​SAN ANTONIO – Dallas-based GenCap Partners has broken ground on a 372-unit multifamily project 16 acres in Westover Hills. The project will have studio and one-, two-, and three-bedroom units, pool, fitness center, conference rooms, coffee bar, outdoor grilling and dining areas, and two dog parks. GenCap Partners is developing the property with International Development. Dwell Design Studio is […]

Go, Unicorns! NBISD breaks ground on high school replacement campus

NEW BRAUNFELS – New Braunfels ISD has broken ground on the first phase of a replacement campus for New Braunfels High School. Located at 2552 Loop 337, the 196,000-sf facility will have a three-story classroom wing, new commons area and library, and state-of-the-art career, technical, and general education classrooms. Phase one funding will be provided through the November […]