Mischer - Planned Communities, Residential and Commercial Developer
Commercial development on rise along Fry Road corridor in Cypress April 23, 2013
commercial development, Cypress, H-E-B
Six months after opening two other Cy-Fair locations, H-E-B has purchased a 15-acre parcel of land in the future mixed-use Cypress Creek Town Center. Located at the corner of Tuckerton and Fry roads, the 90-acre development will feature commercial and retail options when construction begins on the project in the coming years. Although there is not yet a timetable for the future H-E-B, the purchase was prompted by the area’s continued population growth and density, said Cyndy Garza, public affairs director for H-E-B. “As that community continues to grow, there are... /news/commercial-development-rise-along-fry-road-corridor-cypress
Cypress Creek Lakes Announces Retail and Commercial Expansion March 27, 2013
Mischer Development, Retail, Commercial, Houston, Cypress Creek Lakes, Cypress
Mischer Development, developer of the 1600-acre master-planned Cypress Creek Lakes community, has recently started commercial and retail expansion on several reserves within the 1600 acre development. Cypress Creek Lakes is located in the US 290 corridor south of Cypress Creek on the east side of Fry Road.  H-E-B purchased 15 acres on the northeast corner of Tuckerton and Fry Road.  This parcel of land is within the 90 acre mixed use reserve that will be known as the Cypress Creek Lakes Town Center. Tuckerton Road was expanded last year in cooperation with Harris County Precinct 3... /news/cypress-creek-lakes-announces-retail-and-commercial-expansion
Haute Wheels Houston This Weekend March 19, 2013
Houston events
3rd Annual Food Truck Festival Saturday and Sunday, March 23 and 24, noon to 5 pm Mark your calendars and start your engines! Over 34 of the most skilled chefs in Houston will be rolling on to the Houston Community College Southwest Campus on March 23 and 24, 2013 for "Haute Wheels Houston - THE Food Truck Festival." This is not your typical food truck festival; this event will offer cutting-edge culinary flavors from chefs who want to take your palette on a journey you won't soon forget. Combine gourmet food with fine wines, ice-cold beer, a Vendor Village packed with... /news/haute-wheels-houston-weekend
Houston Home Sales Soar March 4, 2013
Houston’s housing market began 2013 with its 20th consecutive month of positive home sales, which increased nearly 30 percent year over year, the Houston Association of Realtors reported last month. In January, single-family home sales totaled 3,899, up 28.3 percent from January 2012. Sales of all property types totaled 4,680, up 29.1 percent from a year ago. The average price and median price for single-family homes reached their highest levels for a January in Houston. The average price increased 3.4 percent year over year to $200,296, while the median price was up 7.2 percent... /news/houston-home-sales-soar
Mischer Earns Quality Planned Development Designation from the West Houston Association February 20, 2013
Quality Planned Development designation, West Houston Association
West Houston Association Awards First Quality Planned Development designations The West Houston Association this week will award its first Quality Planned Development designations to five planned residential communities and two commercial projects in west Houston. Receiving the residential awards are Bridgeland, Cinco Ranch, Cross Creek Ranch, Cypress Creek Lakes and Wyndehaven Lake Estates, with CityCentre and The Vintage receiving the commercial awards. The awards are not simply pats on the back for some of the most highly regarded developments in the Houston area, but rather an attempt... /news/mischer-earns-quality-planned-development-designation-west-houston-association
Moody Foundation gives $20M for Rice's new arts center February 18, 2013
Rice University, Center for Arts
With a $20 million award from the Moody Foundation, Rice University plans to build a new Center for the Arts. Rice said Tuesday that plans for the 50,000-square-foot Moody Center for the Arts are currently in the predesign phase. The building will be constructed near Rice’s current arts and media center and is expected to open in 2015. “The Moody Foundation’s trustees saw the potential for the Moody Center for the Arts to open new creative channels between Rice and Houston’s outstanding museum community,” Ross Moody, a trustee of the foundation, said in... /news/moody-foundation-gives-20m-rices-new-arts-center
Home Builders Say Housing Outlook is Bright January 28, 2013
Houston real estate
Forecasts about the nation's housing market picking up steam aren't solely the prognostications of survey estimates and so-called experts.Those on the front lines are also predicting a solid year for the real estate sector. David Crowe, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders, reflected this general sentiment of construction workers during the International Builders Show in Las Vegas."Nearly every measure of housing market strength - sales, starts, prices, permits and builder confidence - has been trending upward in recent months," said Crowe. "We... /news/home-builders-say-housing-outlook-bright
Mischer Honors Houston Realtors at Annual Winner's Circle Dinner January 21, 2013
Houston Area Realtors, Mischer Winner's Circle
Mischer Development hosted a celebration dinner on Thursday, January 17th at Brennan’s Restaurant Grand Ballroom for 2012 Mischer Winner’s Circle members. Agents qualify for the Winner’s Circle by selling a new home in Cypress Creek Lakes or RiverPark West. CYPRESS CREEK LAKES $15,000 TOP PRODUCER/Cypress Creek Lakes Jana Edge, Vox Real Estate 4th Quarter Top Producer/Cypress Creek Lakes Kelvin Tran, Matrix Professional Realty $5000 Cypress Creek Lakes Mischer drawing Mirna Johnson, ReMax Collection $2500 Cypress Creek Lakes Mischer drawing Katy... /news/mischer-honors-houston-realtors-annual-winners-circle-dinner
Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Opens New Tower January 14, 2013
Memorial Hermann Hospital
Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital is rolling out the opening of its seven-story, $80 million patient tower, with plans to open new units over the next few years. The 240,000-square-foot expansion was completed in November and added eight additional surgical suites and surgical support services. Four floors are available for build-out projects. The hospital has plans to add a $6 million joint replacement unit, with requests for proposals to go out soon, hospital CEO Steve Sanders said. The unit, which includes a rehabilitation gymnasium, will be about 24,000 square feet. Sanders said... /news/memorial-hermann-woodlands-opens-new-tower
Houston Reaches Population Milestone January 8, 2013
Houston, economy
Houston and three other top Texas markets are expected to hit population milestones this month. A milestone is defined as any population that ends with at least four zeros, and the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metropolitan statistical area’s population is expected to hit an even 6.29 million on Jan. 25, according to a Business Journals’ On Numbers analysis. As of Jan. 1, On Numbers estimates the MSA was 8,865 people away from its milestone. Also in January, the Dallas-Fort Worth, San Antonio and Austin MSAs are expected to hit milestones of 6.73 million, 2.27 million and 1.87... /news/houston-reaches-population-milestone