Houston Chronicle: Business

  • Real estate transactions
    Monday - 04/27/2015 - 03:10 AM

    KBT Enterprises has purchased a 21,615-square-foot building at 6620 Cypresswood Drive. Michelle Soderberg and Todd N. Edmonds of Colliers International represented the seller, AJA Holdings.
    Isla Verde has purchased a 2,538-square-foot medical office building at 21376 Provincial in Katy from Robert Friedman.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Resources
    Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 02:35 AM

    Decoding a Request for Proposal: 9 a.m.-noon, UH SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200.

    Top 10 Design Trends for Websites: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UH SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200.

    City of Houston Certification: 9-11 a.m., UH SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200.

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  • Blue Bell will train workers, step up cleaning at plants
    Thursday - 04/23/2015 - 07:54 PM

    As a step toward moving forward, Blue Bell Ice Cream on Thursday announced it will begin a new training program for workers and an intensive cleaning program at its four production facilities that have been shut down due to listeria contamination in Texas, Oklahoma and Alabama.

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  • H-E-B app tries to make grocery shopping easier
    Wednesday - 04/22/2015 - 12:42 AM

    San Antonio-based H-E-B has launched a new app for grocery shoppers.

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  • How seniors can spend more and leave more
    Tuesday - 04/21/2015 - 09:36 PM

    Add it to your retirement savings, and it will increase your income.

    Reader letters tell me most people will invest the money.

    The idea of income that dies when they do, with nothing left behind, isn't attractive.

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  • Real estate transactions
    Monday - 04/20/2015 - 02:39 AM

    Real estate transactions

    American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Corp., the co-sponsors of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III, announced that acquisition of 18 health care properties, including several in Houston.

    The Kingwood Medical Office Building Portfolio, consisting of two buildings totaling 43,000 square feet, was acquired from CKO Properties and Houston Physician Real Estate Investments.

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  • Small-business Q&A: Let buyers know how you stand out
    Sunday - 04/19/2015 - 03:01 AM

    An effective statement will convey your best value and leave a lasting impression on the buyer, making your company stand out from the competition.

    Up-to-date contact information is a must, of course, as is a list of your main products or services.

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  • FAA's 'Wildlife strike' database reveals data on animal-plane collisions
    Wednesday - 04/15/2015 - 08:50 PM

    Why did the deer cross the runway? We don't know because a plane hit it.

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  • An identity strongly tied to a product can make or break a city
    Monday - 04/13/2015 - 07:45 PM

    With Blue Bell Creameries undergoing the first-ever recall in its 108-year history, the town of Brenham has rallied behind what is arguably its most famous resident.

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  • Business calendar
    Sunday - 04/12/2015 - 02:31 AM

    The benefits of having a master's degree in technical communication, technical documentation in the oil and gas industry, the use of plain language in government and business.

    Cost: $15 for members; $25 for non-members; students free with college ID.

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