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Houston’s First Women-Led Real Estate Show Features Spring Branch

2019-04-23T21:18:08-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry What is the Caffeinated Show? Yaneth Martell and Kimberly Azpeitia, founders of the Caffeinated Show, have been helping Houstonians navigate the real estate market since Harvey hit our city in 2017. As real estate professionals in the Houston area with connections to all things home-related, Martell and Azpeitia were suddenly inundated with [...]

“Real Artists Don’t Starve”

2019-04-23T21:10:54-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry Thomas Cleveland and his daughter Amber Cleveland have carved out a creative space in Spring Branch for artists of all ages wanting to improve their skills and overcome artistic barriers.“I enjoy easing the pain involved with the creative quest of being an artist,” Thomas says, as he quickly inspects the progress [...]

Pulte Townhome Developments Thriving in Spring Branch

2019-04-09T16:05:15-05:00April 9th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry In 2016, Pulte Homes made the strategic decision to begin townhome development in the heart of the Spring Branch District and has experienced great success. “Spring Branch has been our focus recently,” says Cynthia Nicholson, Manager of Marketing Communications for Pulte Homes. “There are opportunities here that many developers are exploring.” Luis [...]

Houston’s Only Torteria – in the Heart of Spring Branch

2019-04-23T18:57:39-05:00April 9th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry“Badass tortas” is what Tortas Perronas translates to, both in name and flavor. Lenin and Melina Santana, for four years this June, have owned and operated Houston’s only restaurant specializing in tortas. “In Mexico City, if you want a taco you go to a taqueria, if you want a torta you go to [...]

A Wonderland of Tea and Coffee in Spring Branch

2019-03-15T19:54:01-05:00March 15th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry Wonderland, Spring Branch District’s new trendy tea and coffee shop, gives customers a modern, fantastical garden vibe to enjoy along with their beverage. The greenery of the store nicely reflects the woodsy environment of the surrounding Spring Branch neighborhood. Wonderland’s soft opening period is coming to a close, and their grand opening [...]

Entrepreneurial Sisters Open Gym in Spring Branch

2019-03-13T22:23:15-05:00March 13th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

Christina Autry Yoga Athletex, sitting directly above the Houston Skyline Juniors volleyball gym in Spring Branch, has a mission to help prevent sports-related injuries. Founded in January of 2017 by sisters Kaylan Evans and Patricia Bomar, Yoga Athletex seeks to provide the movement training that Kaylan thinks could have prevented her own injuries she suffered [...]

LA Fitness Opens in Spring Branch

2019-03-13T21:57:42-05:00March 13th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight|

By Christina Autry The nationwide workout hub, LA Fitness, has opened its doors to the Spring Branch District community as of December 2018. Situated at N. Gessner and Kempwood, the opening of this new club marks the 23rd LA Fitness to open in the Houston area. This $10 million facility is the result of an [...]