Make great vacation memories at one of Lake Conroe’s premier resort cottage developments, The Reserve. Located just outside of Houston, The Reserve offers beautiful new two and three bedroom resort cottages that boast views of scenic Lake Conroe. Read more...
You can now request information from Communities and Listings with the security of knowing that your privacy is protected. Read more...
Austin Texas from Austin Business Journal - RSS
Austin unemployment ticks up in February as economy cools
Mar 24, 2017 8:06 pm
The sheen of Austin's robust economy is losing some of its shine.
The unemployment rate in the metro increased to 3.7 percent in February, compared with 3.1 percent the same period a year earlier, ac...
32 beers on tap, 100 types of whiskey: See what Whole Foods is up to with new Chicago-area store
Mar 24, 2017 7:49 pm
Who knew? Whole Foods Market Inc. is now a sign company that does grocery stores.
That could easily be the conclusion visitors reach when they stop by Whole Foods' newest Chicago store in the Lakevie...
Oklahoma-based charter jet service lands at ABIA
Mar 24, 2017 1:04 pm
Austin business travelers have another option for chartered flights. Private Jets Inc. announced it will open a new base of operations at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
The Oklahoma-based co...
UT's McCombs School to create new position with $1M gift from longtime marketing executive
Mar 24, 2017 12:43 pm
Robert Malcolm, a longtime marketing executive who now nurtures entrepreneurs as an angel investor and mentor, has given $1 million to his employer, the University of Texas at Austin.
The money will ...
Airport rankings: How does Austin compare to other travel hubs? (Hint: Not great, just OK)
Mar 24, 2017 1:00 am
Donald Trump's run for the presidency gained a lift of sorts in September when, during a nationally televised debate with Hillary Clinton, he struck a new line of attack by bemoaning the general state...
Austin suburb lands new retail center anchored by grocery store
Mar 23, 2017 7:58 pm
More retail development is headed to Georgetown, a small city north of Austin that has ballooned as an affordable bedroom community on the fringe of the metro.
Cypress Equities of Dallas started cons...
Transit-oriented development in Austin adds housing stock where it does the most good
Mar 23, 2017 6:38 pm
It?s happened again. Another publication has gone ahead and named Austin the country?s best, most desirable city in which to live.
Thanks, U.S. News & World Report.
We all know that people love ...
ABJ seeks info on large commercial construction projects
Mar 23, 2017 2:52 pm
Austin Business Journal will soon launch a new feature called ?Crane Watch? that will map out the construction that is reshaping the city, from the urban core to the suburbs.
We have already identifi...
Capital Factory wants to incubate the next Google in Austin, sets aside $100K for contest to find it
Mar 23, 2017 1:21 pm
The winning startup in a contest announced by Capital Factory this week will obtain $100,000 in seed funding to move to Austin and receive a year of free mentorship, server hosting and coworking-facil...
Sears expresses 'substantial doubt' about its future
Mar 23, 2017 12:51 pm
Can Sears survive?
Chicago-based Sears Holdings says it has ?substantial doubt? that it can continue to operate, according to its latest annual report filing.
The company has lost more than $10 bill...
News for Dallas Texas from The Dallas Observer - RSS
Nunes Backs Down From Assertion Trump Was Monitored
Mar 25, 2017 6:51 am
The chairman of the House intelligence committee has backed down from his assertion that Donald Trump and his aides were "monitored" by U.S. spies ? a claim the Republicans have cited this w...
Opposition to Planned Trump Organization Hotel in Dallas
Mar 25, 2017 4:10 am
There is opposition to a proposed new Dallas hotel operated by the organization owned by President Donald Trump.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News
Fort Worth Gas Line Capped After Forcing Evacuations
Mar 25, 2017 3:49 am
A Fort Worth gas line has been capped after a rupture Friday caused several blocks to be evacuated for several hours in the northeast part of downtown.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News This story uses function...
Texas Pinball Festival Launches in Frisco
Mar 25, 2017 3:44 am
Thousands are expected at the Texas Pinball Festival in Frisco this weekend.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News
OK Foods Recalls Chicken Products Due to Possible Contamination
Mar 25, 2017 1:22 am
OK Food Inc. is recalling about 933,272 pounds of breaded chicken products that may have been contaminated with metal and other materials, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.The....
Sinking Ships, Exploding Buildings: Dems Cheer on Twitter
Mar 25, 2017 1:14 am
Democrats took to Twitter on Friday to mock the failure of the GOP's health care bill, usings GIFs of sinking ships and exploding buildings to mark the failure of the American Health Care Act, the Rep...
2 Trains Sideswipe at NYC Station, No Injuries Reported
Mar 25, 2017 12:19 am
An Amtrak train bound for Washington, D.C., had a minor derailment as it was leaving New York's Penn Station at the height of Friday's morning rush, bumping an NJ Transit train and shattering windows ...
Recall: Consumers Urged to Stop Using Vecaro Hoverboards
Mar 24, 2017 11:50 pm
Vecaro brand hoverboards are recalled acccording to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.Photo Credit: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
FWPD Chief Testifies in Grievance Hearing
Mar 24, 2017 11:45 pm
Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald and an embattled member of his command staff testified in a hearing Friday about a grievance the Police Officers Association (POA) filed against them.Photo Cred...
DC's Missing Teens: What's True and What's Not
Mar 24, 2017 11:41 pm
An Instagram post claiming 14 girls had disappeared in D.C. over a 24-hour period went viral across social media Thursday. But that post is inaccurate. While the disappearance of any child is reason f...
Houston Texas from Houston Business Journal - RSS
Schlumberger and Weatherford form JV targeting North America
Mar 24, 2017 10:16 pm
Schluberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) and Weatherford International PLC (NYSE: WFT) announced March 24 they?re forming a joint venture to provide completions products and services, targeting unconventional res...
This is the state of residential development in downtown Houston
Mar 24, 2017 8:02 pm
Residential demand remains strong in downtown Houston, according to a new report.
Developers delivered 1,555 new apartment units downtown in 2016. The majority of units ? 948 ? were delivered in the ...
Halliburton to hire 2,000 on upstream rebound
Mar 24, 2017 7:47 pm
Houston-based Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) plans to have hired more than 2,000 U.S. oil field workers by the end of the first quarter.
The hiring is in support of a sharp increase in demand for oil fi...
Photos: See the nap rooms, murals and arcade games of Mattress Firm's new HQ
Mar 24, 2017 7:22 pm
It's fitting that Houston-based Mattress Firm's new headquarters includes four rooms designated for napping. But the office's pinball machines, arcade games and open-concept office space plants the re...
6 tips for embracing March Madness in your office
Mar 24, 2017 7:01 pm
March has the potential to be a very expensive month for employers, whether they know it or not.
This year there will be a record 15 ways to watch or listen to the NCAA basketball tournament via live...
4 tips for restaurateurs in post-Super Bowl Houston
Mar 24, 2017 6:50 pm
The restaurant industry in Houston has garnered widespread positive press recently, and visitors during the Super Bowl in February raved about the selection and quality of our food. Many were expectin...
3 ways to build a STEAM program without a STEAM building
Mar 24, 2017 6:48 pm
In recent years, STEAM education ? science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics ? has been a red-hot topic. Major investments in STEAM buildings, programs and magnet schools have become part...
Anadarko cuts jobs tied to recently sold assets
Mar 24, 2017 6:30 pm
The Woodlands-based Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) cut about 60 jobs on March 23, spokesman John Christiansen confirmed to the Houston Business Journal.
Most of the affected employees were base...
HISD names new chief audit executive
Mar 24, 2017 6:10 pm
The Houston Independent School District has named a new chief audit executive after his predecessor's contract was not renewed last year.
Garland Blackwell was named to the position, according to a M...
Target's new dual-concept stores could set it apart from grocers, Wal-Mart, HomeGoods and Amazon
Mar 24, 2017 5:21 pm
Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) unveiled this week its new approach to brick-and-mortar retail ? one that appeals to both time-crunched shoppers and those who come in to wander the aisles, leaving with every...