Hill Country media group’s $267M San Marcos film studio green lit

On Tuesday night, June 7, San Marcos City Council approved the Chapter 380 Economic Development Incentive agreement with Hill Country Group LLC. The approval will allow for the development of the group’s $267 million, 820,000-square-foot motion picture studio facility. “Thank you to all who worked on the agreement. Thank you to those that are bringing … Read more

Bird scooters pay $149K tax bill before Travis County claims fleet

Bird scooters, which has operated in Austin since 2018 and is the city’s second largest, scooter-share company, owed Travis County $149,000 before paying its tax bill on Wednesday. Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images Bird scooters almost became property of Travis County following an unpaid tax bill for the California-based company dating back to January 2021. However, on … Read more

Continental Automotive to hire 100 people this summer for $110M New Braunfels facility

“Construction is coming along, despite some challenges with COVID and subcontractors and finding people,” Project Manager Ryan French said to the newspaper. “We are in the process of getting close to where we’re going to start ramping up production. Later this year, we’ll start production, and we’re starting to hire.” The new location, the second … Read more

San Antonio developer GrayStreet purchases downtown Dallas’ Renaissance Tower

GrayStreet Partners have purchased the Renaissance Tower in downtown Dallas, seen in the center, with plans to revitalize. Raymond Boyd/Getty Images GrayStreet Partners, a San Antonio private equity firm and developer, has purchased a historic tower in downtown Dallas with plans to revitalize the high-rise. The private equity firm bought the 1.73 million-square-foot, 56-story Renaissance Tower … Read more