• Construction activities in city approach $37.5 million for first three months of 2018, reports Edinburg Economic Development Corporation

    By DAVID A. DÍAZ Total construction activities in Edinburg for the first quarter of 2018 – January through March – were valued at almost $37.5 million, the Economic Development Corporation has announced. From January through March 2018, new construction of multi-family residences and single-family homes  led the way, with the issuance of building permits for investments valued at almost $15 million and more than $11.4 million, respectively.  All year-to-date and monthly totals do not include the value of any building-related activities at The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine in Edinburg because the state government, not the city, oversees all construction at the Edinburg campus. The building permits do not include the value of the land for the homes and buildings.

  • City of Alton Hosts Commercial Property Tour

    The City of Alton, Alton Economic Development Corporation, Edwards Abstract and Title Co. and the Property Tour Committee hosted a commercial property tour on Tuesday, March 20.  Alton city officials and the Alton Economic Development Corporation coordinated the first Commercial Property Tour to inform potential real estate brokers, Investors, commercial lenders and commercial realtors of the properties in Alton that are available for development.  Gabriel Garza with Credit Management Concepts and Property Tour Committee Chairman contacted Steve Pena, CEO for the City of Alton Development Corporation and together with representatives of Edwards Abstract and Title Co., the Alton Commercial Property Tour came to fruition.   Special guests who attended included commercial lenders, brokers and real estate agents who realize the potential for the community located in the north corridor of western Hidalgo County and the proximity to Hwy 107. Coordinating this effort along with fellow sponsors,...

  • Edwards Announces South Mission Property Tour - April 18

    Edwards Abstract and Title Co. is a proud sponsor of the South Mission Property Tour.  Edwards is partnering with Texas National Bank and the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce that are also sponsors and supporters of the Tour. Seven agents will showcase properties located in the South Mission area including Cimarron,  Valencia  and Las Cruces Subdivisions.  Brokers, agents, sponsors and the Property Tour Committee will gather at 9:00 a.m. at the Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce to enjoy breakfast. This will also give the listing agents an opportunity to showcase their properties and special amenities that they want to feature.  The group will travel via chartered bus and the tour is scheduled to end at 12:00 noon. All of this is made possible due to the valuable investment and commitment to the real estate industry by the sponsors. For more information, please contact Elva Jackson Garza Vice President & Marketing Manager at Edwards Abstract and Title Co. This email address is being...

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  • Thank you Mayor Richard Molina

    Thank you Mayor Richard Molina for making time to join the Edwards Team during the 14th Annual State of Real Estate Forum held on March 8 at the Edinburg Conference Center. Over 200 real estate industry professionals, business and civic leaders attended the Real Estate Forum. “Edwards is headquartered in Edinburg by choice,” said Byron Jay Lewis, President & CEO of Edwards. The majority of the over 40 member team at the Edinburg office lives in the All-America City. The company was established in 1880 and is celebrating 138 years of being a part of the growth of the region. Pictured are members of the Edwards Management Team and Executive Committee; the Law firm of Lewis Monroe and Pena; Atlas, Hall & Rodriguez; Dr. Ted C. Jones, national economist; Brandon Linscomb, Stewart Title Guaranty Co.; Che Guerra with The Patio on Guerra; Sonny Hildreth and Tyler Stone, RIOCO.

  • 14th Annual State of Real Estate Forum

    Dr. Ted C. Jones headlined the 14th Annual State of Real Estate Forum held on March 8th. His presentation titled By the Numbers – Real Estate and Economic Outlook was shared with the audience that consisted of over 200 guests from throughout Hidalgo County. Pictured with Dr. Jones are Byron Jay Lewis, President & CEO; N. Michael Overly, CFO & COO and Elva Jackson Garza, Vice President & Marketing Manager who has coordinated the Forum since its inception.

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