SXSW 2019 Speakers

Instagram CEO, cryptocurrency mavericks, film producers & futurists to speak at SXSW 2019

Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom was among the initial speakers unveiled Monday for next year’s South by Southwest. Systrom, who is also co-founder of Facebook Inc.-owned Instagram, will be interviewed by TechCrunch Editor-At-Large Josh Constine in one of the festival’s primary keynotes. (Read more) About SwiftLease SwiftLease is focused specifically on assisting our small business clients […]

Houston Bullet Train

Here’s what a bullet-train station in Houston could look like

As backers of the Texas bullet train continue to plug away at financing, environmental and other challenges that must be overcome for the project to happen, a Dallas-based architecture firm is jumping ahead of the curve on the design of the stations. Corgan, which has an annual design competition, chose to focus this year’s contest […]

New San Antonio Apartment Project

First Look: New five-story apartment project on Broadway

The NRP Group and Blue Star developer James Lifshutz are seeking conceptual approval from the San Antonio Historic and Design Review Commission for a new five-story apartment complex at the corner of Broadway Street and Jones Avenue. The partnership is seeking to build a 283-unit apartment complex on 2.5 acres across from Maverick Park, according to recent plans […]

Core-Mark Dallas Move

Dallas-Fort Worth area nabs another Fortune 500 company

Retired tennis player Andy Roddick and his wife, model and actress Brooklyn Decker, have put their West Austin estate on the market for $5.95 million. The 7,367-square-foot mansion on Angelwylde Drive appeared Thursday on the local multiple listing service. The mansion sits on a secluded 15-acre property with views of the Hill Country. The property’s […]

Andy Roddick Selling Estate

Retired tennis star Andy Roddick selling Austin estate

Retired tennis player Andy Roddick and his wife, model and actress Brooklyn Decker, have put their West Austin estate on the market for $5.95 million. The 7,367-square-foot mansion on Angelwylde Drive appeared Thursday on the local multiple listing service. The mansion sits on a secluded 15-acre property with views of the Hill Country. The property’s […]

McDermott HQ Sale

McDermott to sell former CB&I HQ in The Woodlands to Howard Hughes

Houston-based McDermott International Inc. (NYSE: MDR) has vacated the former headquarters of Chicago Bridge and Iron Co. in The Woodlands and sold the two buildings to the Howard Hughes Corp. (NYSE: HHC), which is based in Dallas. McDermott acquired CB&I in a $6 billion merger in May, leaving it with ownership of the latter company’s […]

New Dallas Residents

New residents are flocking to Dallas. Where are they coming from?

The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved allocating $70 million to the University of Texas at San Antonio for two new downtown structures. One of the planned new structures is a National Security Collaboration Center. The $33 million facility will span 80,000 square feet and house innovation, laboratory and research facility space. It […]

UTSA Campus Expansion

UTSA to get $70M infusion for downtown campus expansion

The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved allocating $70 million to the University of Texas at San Antonio for two new downtown structures. One of the planned new structures is a National Security Collaboration Center. The $33 million facility will span 80,000 square feet and house innovation, laboratory and research facility space. It […]