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CononcoPhilips new office space Houston’s Energy Corridor

In Eldridge Parkway, Employers Houston Energy Corridor, Employers in West Houston, Houston Energy Corridor, Houston Real Estate Agent, Local Business, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Relocating to West Houston, Terry Hershey Park, West Houston on May 14, 2014 at 7:37 pm

ConocoPhillips has committed to an office lease  in Houston, agreeing to occupy 850,000 square feet in a pair of new office buildings under construction  in Houston’s  Energy Corridor by Trammell Crow Co. (TCC) and its financial partner, Principal Real Estate Investors.  The two buildings are located at the southwest corner of Interstate 10 and North Eldridge Parkway in the heart of Houston’s  Energy Corridor.

Below – Quoted from  Citybizlist.com

The Energy Center campus will include an active greenspace to provide common outdoor areas for activities and is conveniently located for immediate access to multi-use parks and trails, including Terry Hershey Park, Bear Creek Park and George Bush Park.

Construction on the 20-story, Class AA Energy Center Three office tower began in December 2012 and is expected to be ready for occupancy in 2Q 2015. The 22-story, Energy Center Four, which will feature 600,000 square feet of Class AA office space, is expected to break ground in 4Q 2013 and be ready for ConocoPhillips’ occupancy in 2Q 2016. The campus will include energy efficient features to help achieve LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification.

“We are pleased to welcome ConocoPhillips to our new Energy Center Campus, and we believe they will be an excellent addition to the growing energy services community throughout the Energy Corridor,” said Aaron Thielhorn, Managing Director with Trammell Crow Company’s Houston Business Unit. “The quality of both buildings will provide ConocoPhillips the facilities it needs to continue to build upon the Company’s growing North American oil and gas business.”
See more at: http://houston.citybizlist.com/article/conocophillips-signs-850000-square-foot-office-lease-energy-corridor#sthash.WhxEKhJd.dpuf

If you are relocating to West Houston and looking for a residential real estate expert in Houston’s Energy Corridor contact me Connie Vallone First Market Realty 713 249 4177.

www.houstonenergycorridorhomes.com or www.vallonehomes.com

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NEW LISTING! 1726 Lakeside Enclave Drive, Houston, TX 77077 – MLS# 49424673

In Buying a Home, Eldridge Parkway, Houston Energy Corridor, Houston Real Estate Agent, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Parkway Villages, Terry Hershey Park on January 9, 2014 at 8:42 pm

NEW LISTING! 1726 Lakeside Enclave Drive, Houston, TX 77077 – MLS# 49424673

1726 Lakeside Enclave DriveBeautiful one story in gated Lakeside Enclave in the heart of the Energy Corridor! Step into the beautiful foyer with soaring ceilings that open to your dining and study with hardwood floors. Bright and light island kitchen with gas top and breakfast area open to the living area with tile and beautiful French doors. Master retreat with hardwood floors, two huge closets and a jetted tub in master bathroom. Walking distance to Terry Hershey Park, shopping, fitness center, restaurants and many employers!

HAR Link:  http://search.har.com/engine/1726-Lakeside-Enclave-Drive-Houston-TX-77077_HAR49424673.htm

If you are interested in buying or selling real estate in West Houston, please contact Connie Vallone with First Market Realty at 713 249 4177  or visit www.houstonenergycorridorhomes.com  or www.vallonehomes.com

Shell Expansion in Houston’s Energy Corridor

In Employers Houston Energy Corridor, Employers in West Houston, Houston Energy Corridor, Local Business, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Relocating to West Houston, Uncategorized, West Houston on August 26, 2013 at 6:15 pm

Royal Dutch Shell is  expanding its corporate offices  just off I-10  in West Houston’s Energy Corridor located at 200 N. Dairy Ashford.

The energy-efficient LEED-NC Gold rated building includes to a 30,000-square-foot amenities center that includes a gym and conference center. These will include fitness, recreational and social areas, coffee bars, concentration spaces, technology-supported collaboration areas and a range of breakout spaces.

The Energy Source – The Energy Corridor’s Districts Newsletter reported that

“With traffic and roadway congestion being key issues for the Energy Corridor District, Shell has taken traffic into consideration as part of the development of the conceptual design of the facility. As such, Shell has prepared a traffic study on the existing and new site, presented the study to the Texas Department of Transportation and are incorporating TxDOT’s recommendations into the design.

Connie Vallone – connie@knowsrealestae.com  713 249 4177

Improved Transportation in Houston’s Energy Corridor

In Eldridge Parkway, Houston Energy Corridor, Houston Real Estate Agent, Local Events, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Transportation Houston, West Houston on June 11, 2013 at 6:11 pm

The Energy Corridor District is working on about $40MM worth of transportation mobility projects that are either in the works or pipeline. The $15MM Park Row road completion is currently underway, which will open up that area west of ConocoPhillips to development, which is already planned.

As reported by EnergyCorridor.org $25Million in transportation projects for Houston‘s Energy Corridor have been approved. 

“Improving transportation and mobility in The Energy Corridor is one of our prime missions,” explains John Nunez, Transportation Manager for The Energy Corridor District. “These five projects will bring significant upgrades to several busy Energy Corridor roadways and intersections. The end result will be safer, more efficient ways to travel for both drivers and pedestrians.”

Connie Vallone  your West Houston Real Estate Expert

First Market Realty  713 249 4177   www.HoustonEnergyCorridorHomes.com

Parkway Villages Communities in the Energy Corridor

In Eldridge Parkway, Employers in West Houston, Houston Energy Corridor, Houston Real Estate Agent, Local Business, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Parkway Villages, West Houston on January 28, 2013 at 7:47 pm
Parkway Villages Entrance

Parkway Villages Entrance

In the Heart of the Energy Corridor just off Eldridge Parkway and south of Briar Forest is Parkway Villages.  A small collection of gated subdivisions that  offer different sizes and price points for everyone.  From executives to the recent graduate working for BP, Citgo, Shell, Worley Parsons, ConocoPhillips,KBR or any of the other many engineering & oil companies located in the area.

Enclave Lakes offers stately homes in a secluded gated lake community with beautiful waterfalls and many of the homes backing up to the Terry Hershey nature reserve.  Homes in this section of Parkway Villages  range in size with lots as large as an acre and homes  from 4000 to over 8000 square feet.

Laguna Springs is a small exclusive gated section where all the homes surround a beautiful small lake and waterfall.  Most homes are mediterranean in style and  range in from 3000 to 4000 sq feet the lot sizes are generous and most homes offer a pool or have room for a pool.

Just across from Laguna Springs is Madera Vista the homes in this beautiful little hamlet are all medetirrean style two-story homes  perfect for people that want a nice sized home but don’t really care for the much yard work.

Maple Run& Tracewood Park are also both gated enclaves that offer homes ranging from 3000 to 4000 sq feet.  These quiet subdivisions are located just off Parkway Plaza drive .   Every home is unique in style with homes from traditional brick to mediterranean stucco style homes.

Driving a bit farther down Parkway Plaza Drive from Eldridge Parkway you will next find The Retreat to the left.  The homes in this cozy little neighborhood  are all traditional brick homes from one to two stories with nice yards and plenty of mature trees.

Sienna Cove, Windsor Cove and Charlton Park are the next three gated hamlets  you will find as you drive along Parkway Plaza in Parkway Villages.   Each of these neighborhoods has it’s own unique style with one to two-story homes ranging in size from 2000 to 3000 sq feet.

The Villas and The Courts are also both gated subdivisions built in late 90’s and early 2000’s.  These are some of the “newer” homes in Parkway Villages.  The Courts offering more one and two story homes and The Villa’s all one story homes.  The Courts are  located on Parkway Plaza just off Briarforest and The Villa’s are tucked away located off Swiss Hill Drive.

Parkway Villages also offers two townhome developments.   Park on Enclave and Baldwin Square.   Ranging in size from 1700 to 2600 square feet both great places for those that want to live Parkway Villages but prefer the convenience of smaller yards.

If you are or anyone you know are interested in finding out more about Parkway Villages in the heart of the Houston’s Energy Corridor please feel free to contact Connie Vallone – Broker Associate First Market Realty  713 249 4177 or connie@knowsrealestate.com

www.houstonenergycorridorhomes.com  or www.vallonehomes.com

E-Recycle Day in Houston’s Energy Corridor November 17th,2012

In Employers in West Houston, Houston Charity Events, Houston Energy Corridor, Local Business, Local Events, Local events, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, Recycling in West Houston, Uncategorized, West Houston on October 27, 2012 at 6:39 pm
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Bring your old unwanted  CPUs, monitors, keyboards, laptops, power cords, printers, televisions, fax machines, cell phones and batteries to be e-recycled Saturday November 17th, 2012 to the ConocoPhillops Parking Lot located at the northwest corner of N. Eldridge and N. Dairy Ashford.     Sponsered by BP – British Petroleum, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil and The EnergyCorridor District 

You may also  bring personal documents, photographs, diskettes, micro-fiche, CD-ROMS, videotapes and cassette tapes – on site shredding will be provided by Shred Pro.   Cloths, shoes and toys recycling will be provided by American Textile Recycling Services.

Connie Vallone, First Market Realty 713 249 4177  www.houstonenergycorridorhomes.com or www.vallonehomes.com

Largest Employers in Houston’s Energy Corridor

In Employers in West Houston, Home Values, Houston Energy Corridor, Local Business, Oil and Gas companies in Houston, West Houston on August 17, 2012 at 3:02 pm
BP America Lake & Building in Houston Energy Corridor

BP America Lake & Building in Houston Energy Corridor

Houston’s Energy Corridor is host to many of the largest employers in the energy sector in the world.  Companies like Shell Oil, BP America, Exxon Mobil and Citgo are just a few of the major employers located in Houston’s Energy Corridor. TheEnergyCorridor.org is a good resource if you are looking for a complete list of employers in the area.  The website also includes a 2012 Energy Corridor Land Use and Demographics Report   an 2025 Forecast Report.

Having so many major employers located in West Houston’s Energy Corridor has contributed to a healthy real estate market in the area.  While much of the country has seen depreciation in home values many of West Houston’s homeowners have seen  their homes appreciate.   If you are buying or selling real estate in West Houston call an expert in the area.   I have lived and worked in West Houston my entire adult life as a real estate professional specializing in West Houston and Houston’s Energy Corridor I can help you make a sound investment. 

Connie Vallone – Broker Associate – First Market Realty 713 249 4177  email Connie@knowsrealestate.com  www.houstonenergycorridorhomes.com  or http://www.vallonehomes.com

Citgo in Houston Energy Corridor

Citgo Building located on Eldridge in Parkway Villages – Houston’s Energy Corridor