US home construction surges 15 percent in September to 4-year high; building permits also up

Great News!! new construction & permits are up. A good signal of the confidence that the housing market is rebound at last.–Housing-Starts

Veiga contributed from Los Angeles. Crutsinger and AP Economics Writer Christopher S. Rugaber contributed from Washington.



Houston Ashby High Rise

Ashby High Rise properties are for lease,  not for purchase. The developer of the planned 21-story residential tower commonly known as the Ashby high-rise has hired an old-line Houston construction company to build the controversial project north of Rice University.

Linbeck Group, a general contractor whose top executive lives in the neighborhood adjacent to the building site, is expected to start construction at the beginning of next year

The Mark Condominium- Galleria Houston, TX

The Mark Condominiums- Galleria Houston, TX

The Mark Condos Located off Richmond on Sage Road, The Mark is a sleek 30 story condominium that captures the intercontinental style and energy unique to the Galleria. Noted for lavish, Euro-style, one and two bedroom floor plans. The Mark Condominium is a freestanding package of Uptown luxury, livability, and location.
Purchase price range $140’s-300’s, Monthly Lease $1,500-3,200

Area Galleria, Post Oak, Uptown
Price $150K to $700k
Type High Rises Condominiums
Stories 30
Units 301
Penthouses 6
Year Built 2001
Management 713-888-0198
Concierge Yes
Valet Parking Yes
Fitness Center Yes
Party Room Yes
Pool Yes
Sauna Yes
Conference Room Yes

Houston, TX Luxury Real Estate

Albert Cantu-Realtor

An authority on Houston luxury real estate, is the   preferred source for luxury home buyers and sellers. In addition, has long been regarded as the online destination for   Houston luxury home buyers seeking the finest estates in Metro Houston. Albert Cantu’s utmost attention to client privacy has led to his success in representing   buyers and sellers in the Houston luxury real estate market.