BNY Mellon swapping stakes in real estate firm

Bloomberg BNY Mellon Investment Management will exchange a majority interest in real estate manager Amherst Capital Management for a minority interest in Amherst Holdings. The $58.7 billion Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust, Austin, holds a minority stake in Amherst Capital and will swap it for a minority stake in Amherst Holdings, said a joint news release […]

3 Austin real estate finance deals to know, from The Triangle to Upcycle – Austin Business Journal

Here’s a quick look at three noteworthy real estate financing deals that were recently completed around the Central Texas region: Hip east-side office project scores $19M The developers behind a creative office space coming soon to East Sixth Street secured $19.19 million in financing for the project and expect to finish construction by next month. […]

Austin-Based ThunderCloud Subs Launches Annual #ThunderPets Drive

AUSTIN, TX — ThunderCloud Subs officials have announced the return of the chain’s annual #ThunderPets benefiting Emancipet — the Austin-based nonprofit on a mission to make high-quality veterinary care affordable and accessible to all pet owners. The campaign kicked off on Monday and runs through April 29. ThunderCloud invites you to get a tie-dye ThunderPets […]

Iconic Austin Hardware Store Among Those Visited By Serial Bomber

AUSTIN, TX — While the serial bombings delivered via benign-looking parcels have mercifully ended, the investigation continues with law enforcement officials mum on any unearthed new details. Yet Patch has learned that the bombing suspect may have purchased ingredients for the deadly shrapnel of his lethal packages at one of the city’s most iconic hardware […]

What’s happening in Austin? What we know now about the Texas bombings

Two men in Austin were injured Sunday while riding or pushing their bicycles as packaged explosives detonated nearby. It’s the fourth explosion to rock Austin since March 2. Mayor Steve Adler told The Associated Press on Monday that the growing anxieties about suspicious package explosions are “legitimate and real” and that residents shouldn’t think twice […]

SpaceCadet Announces Affordable Micro-Rentals in Austin, TX Available for South by Southwest (SXSW) 2018

Summit Rooftop Lounge at SXSW; available for rental through SpaceCadet (PRNewsfoto/SpaceCadet) SpaceCadet, a cutting-edge commercial real estate platform, today announced the availability of multiple local spaces available for micro-rental during this year’s SXSW conference and festivals. SXSW will take place from March 9 – 18, 2018, in Austin, Texas. The properties can be viewed remotely […]

Austin, TX to ban border wall contractors from future city contracts

This File photo shows prototypes of border walls in San Diego. (AP Photo/Elliott Spagat, File) City Council members announced their solidarity Thursday with Austin’s immigrant community by pledging not to conduct any city business with border wall contractors. “In Austin we build bridges, not walls,” said Mayor Steve Adler. The resolution passed 10-1, with Council […]

TX Houston/Galveston TX Zone Forecast

TX Houston/Galveston TX Zone Forecast for Monday, January 22, 2018 _____ 796 FPUS54 KHGX 230257 ZFPHGX Zone Forecast Product for Southeast Texas National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 856 PM CST Mon Jan 22 2018 TXZ211-231000- Austin- Including the cities of Bellville and Sealy 856 PM CST Mon Jan 22 2018 .REST OF TONIGHT…Clear, colder. Lows […]