Braun Enterprises recently sent out a flyer about their development on 2522 Yale Street, which is close to the Whole Foods 365 that will be opening at Yale and 610. The development will be two different buildings in addition to popular Treadsack bar Johnny’s Gold Brick, which will be staying.
“We are building around it,” said Braun’s Zach Wolf.
The total size of the development is 12,574 square feet with about 8,000 square feet available in building one and 3,000 square feet in building two.
One recent tenant is Bishops Cuts/Color, a barber shop and hair salon based in San Diego, CA. They are a unisex establishment, according to their website, that caters to men’s cuts and women’s haircuts. They also offer men’s shaves and beard trimming service.
For more information about the development, visit https://www.braunenterprises.com/.
Lennar Opens New Townhome Community in Garden Oaks/Oak Forest Area
Lennar announces the opening of a new, in-town community north of Loop 610 in the Garden Oaks/Oak Forest area. The two-story townhomes gated community at 5003 Lehman Oaks Drive will be called Neumann Oaks, because the parcel was purchased in 2017 by Friendswood Development Co. from local folk artist Kiki Neumann. The site is fully developed with two model homes open daily, and the three-bedroom, Wi-Fi certified homes start in the $330s. The introduction of Neumann Oaks follows the 2017 openings of Lennar’s first two Houston-area in-town communities, Knoll Park in Spring Branch and Upland Preserve in west Memorial. To learn more visit www.lennar.com.
Heights Central Station tenant update
Glenn Clements with MFT Interests tells The Leader that they have signed Tiffs Treats and Shine in the Heights for spaces at the Heights Central Station.
According to their press materials, Tiff’s Treats is “famous for bringing hot, fresh-from-the-oven cookies and brownies to hungry treat lovers everywhere.” Clements said that this will be a new location for Tiff’s, and they will be on the first floor.
“They will be serving fresh cookies out of the space, as well as running three delivery trucks from here,” said Clements.
Shine, a full service hair salon, will be keeping their bungalow on 11th, according to Clements, and adding this space to their salon operations.
“It will be located on the second floor eastern endcap of the east building, so it will overlook the Heights Blvd. esplanade and the World War II Memorial,” he said. “It should have a beautiful tree house sort of feel, and we are very excited to have a Heights local signing up for space.” Other signed tenants include Dish Society and the Kolache Shoppe.
“They are working on their build-out permits now,” said Clements.
In other MTF news, their development at on 24th Street in the former Texas Cafeteria site next to the new H-E-B is looking for a dessert concept to take the remaining space next to Krisp Bird & Batter. Interested? Contact Clements at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chronically Organized completes project at OFE
The Chronically Organized team recently completed a design and organizing project for the Oak Forest Elementary PTA. The teachers of OFE are now enjoying their newly redesigned and organized teacher workrooms. After meeting with the teachers and accessing their needs, primary wall colors were traded for calm warm grey, and furniture was upgraded so teachers could work, eat and socialize. Office supplies are organized and labeled so that everything has a place. Chronically Organized is owned by Valerie Thompson, and is a full-service organizing services company helping families and small businesses get and stay organized. For more information visit https://www.getchronicallyorganized.com/.
Gypsy Girls closed
The teen-and-tween shop and karaoke spot at 726 W. 19th St. has closed after almost two years in business. That brings to two the vacancies in the center. Remaining tenants in the development include Painting with a Twist, a tattoo business, Instep Pilates, and Replay Games. Call 713-228-1913 for available space.
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