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August 2017 Commercial Events Calendar

ACRP 8/22/2017 ACRP Happy Hour 5 - 7 p.m. McIntyre's, 1230 W 20th Street Members: No Charge • Guests: $30 For more information or to register, visit or email BACREN 8/17/2017 BACREN Luncheon 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Speaker: Jeremy Phillips, Sr Director of Infrastructure - Precinct 2 Lakewood Yacht Club 2425 NASA Parkway, Seabrook, TX BACREN Members: $20 with reservation • $25 at the door Non-Members: $25
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HAR Member Admitted as a REALTOR® Emeritus by the National Association of REALTORS®

William A. McDade, a veteran land broker in Houston, was recently voted in as a REALTOR® Emeritus member of the National Association of REALTORS®. He has fulfilled the designation requirements which include both 40 years of membership and a minimum one year of association service at the national, state or local level. McDade first received his Texas Real Estate Broker’s License in 1959. In 1982 he formed and incorporated Texas-licensed
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Commercial Gateway Equalizes Membership Rates

Commercial Gateway is working with Xceligent to offer new products and services, as well as giving members a “wider reach” into the national commercial real estate marketplace. Subscription fees for the CommGate CIE have been equalized at $195 per member per quarter. This fee was initially established in 2001 as the “Participant” rate for a firm’s primary membership or designated broker. All new subscribing members of the CommGate CIE –
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Commercial Construction Slows as Market Adjusts

The commercial construction market in Houston is slowing. The oversupply of quality sublease space continues to affect the office market; mergers and acquisitions among energy companies continue to affect the industrial market. Both sectors reported multiple starts of build-to-suit or single-tenant projects during the first half of 2017 while 100% spec projects are nonexistent in the office market and slowing in the industrial market. Having completed just over 2.0 million
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Houston’s Top Commercial Brokers Step Up to Bat

The Houston Business Journal recognized 120 commercial real estate professionals from 23 brokerages as 2017 Heavy Hitters. Each year, HBJ selects the city’s top commercial real estate brokers based on their gross dollar volume of deals completed the previous year. A representative from each brokerage firm signed off on brokers’ 2016 transactional dollar volume of deals. Transactions completed as part of a team were divided in proportion to the nominee’s