Texas housing program aims to rebuild faster after disaster

HOUSTON (AP) — For Houston resident Scenacia Jones, the experience of getting her new home through an innovative way of building post-disaster housing was like an experiment. Jones and her two children had been living in a shelter for single parents when Hurricane Harvey’s devasting flooding hit the Houston area in August 2017. All the […]

zipLogix™ to Showcase the Latest Real Estate Transaction Technology at the AE Institute Event in Austin, Texas

FRASER, Mich., March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — zipLogix™, the industry leader in transaction management software and creators of zipForm [®] , today announced its sponsorship and attendance at the National Association of REALTORS [®] 2019 AE InstituteMarch 29 – April 1 at the JW Marriott in Austin, Texas. The zipLogix™ team will be available to […]

Transcontinental Realty Investors Inc. and Abode Properties Break Ground on Lakeside Lofts in Dallas, Texas

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE) Transcontinental Realty Investors Inc., (NYSE: TCI) and Abode Properties recently broke ground on its new development Lakeside Lofts in Dallas, Texas. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180530005398/en/ Lakeside Lofts apartments located in Mercer Crossing development in Dallas, Texas (Photo: Business Wire) Lakeside Lofts is a picturesquely situated, lakefront […]

Amber Alert discontinued for three children near Austin

UPDATE at 9:20 a.m. – Officials say the Amber Alert has been discontinued. No further info immediately released. —— The Burnet County Sheriff’s Office is searching for three children. Taniya Chatman, black, female, 9 years old, DOB 5/31/08 with black hair. Teanna Chatman, black, female, 7 years old, DOB 10/27/10 with black hair. Brock Chatman, […]

Coming to Southwest Austin: Aloft hotel, Alexan apartments, SHI International office at Garza Ranch – Austin Business Journal

Global technology company SHI International Corp. is expanding its Austin operations, with plans to hire about 300 employees and relocate to a new mixed-used project in Southwest Austin. It’s one of several big pieces to recently fall into place for Garza Ranch, a 34-acre tract being transformed by Brandywine Realty Trust at a cost of […]