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MetroNational names new president

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:33+00:00 May 26th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight|

MetroNational has promoted Jason Johnson to president of the company. Johnson, who was previously senior vice president and remains vice chairman, is a member of the Johnson family, which founded MetroNational in 1959. Johnson graduated college in 2009 and has been working for MetroNational since 2013, according to his LinkedIn profile. Loc McNew, who had [...]

Long Point construction project reaching the home stretch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:33+00:00 March 20th, 2015|Business, Business Spotlight, Projects|

Approximately 80 percent of the Long Point reconstruction project has been completed, said Christopher Edwards of the engineering firm Cobb Fendley and Associates. "They're aiming to be finished by the end of April and are on track for that deadline," Edwards added. Minor delays related to utilities have not thrown them off target, he said. [...]

Demolition begins at site of David Weekley Homes Community, the Village at Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 October 31st, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

Houston, TX (October 30, 2014): Demolition kicked off with a bang on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at David Weekley Homes’ largest Central Living community, The Village at Spring Branch. City councilwoman Brenda Stardig joined Chris Weekley, Division President for David Weekley Homes, to celebrate the beginning of Weekley's project on the property. Located at Long [...]

New healthcare service settles in Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

A new hospital that will provide inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare services will open at 2801 Gessner this fall. The property that was formerly the site of the Menninger Clinic was acquired by Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital's (HBHH) parent company, Signature Healthcare of California, about a year ago, and started renovations then. Today, the facility [...]

David Weekly Homes Coming Soon to the Village at Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 August 25th, 2014|Business Spotlight, Real Estate Corner, Residential|

David Weekley Homes will soon begin building their award-winning homes in The Village at Spring Branch. Located at Long Point Road and Hillendahl Boulevard, The Village at Spring Branch will feature more than 100 homes in the builder’s largest Central Living community to-date. The Village at Spring Branch will offer buyers a variety of floor [...]

Spring Branch Realtor Knows Home Market is Hot

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:34+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Business Spotlight|

For 16 years, Maria Sindoni has understood and appreciated the quality of life in Spring Branch––both as a Realtor® and a resident. What she has learned about the residential community over the years is that it is full of unexpected surprises that fly in the face of buyers' preconceived notions. "When I bought my house [...]

Happy Playland offers venue for fun, safe children’s parties

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:35+00:00 June 3rd, 2014|Business, Business Spotlight|

Few events are as colorful, energetic, fun and full of laughter as a child's birthday party, as Michelle Py, mother of two, knows well. And while there are plenty of places for parents of school-age children to host parties--pizza restaurants, swimming pools, or public parks--Michelle said she noticed there were limited places to celebrate the [...]