Archives: August 2013

Schlitterbahn set for opening Spring 2014

Construction is well under way on the new $41-million Schlitterbahn water park on North Padre Island, which is scheduled to open next summer. The Outlets at Corpus Christi Bay will have 335,000 square feet and about 70 stores. This project is a harbinger of the rising economic prosperity of North Padre, Mustang Island and Port […]


Port Aransas Newport Dunes to be managed by Troon

Troon to manage Koontz McCombs’ Port Aransas Texas Newport Dunes development.  By W.Scott Bailey Koontz McCombs has struck a deal with Troon to manage its Newport Dunes Palmilla Beach development in Port Aransas, Texas. Troon will help oversee the San Antonio-based real estate development firm’s planned renovation and expansion of golf operations at Newport Dunes. […]


U.S. Home Prices on the Rise

Home prices continue to climb on the national housing market, according to the most recent reports. Real estate data specialist RealtyTrac recently revealed that property prices across the country are up 5 percent year-over-year. Meanwhile, home sales are up 8 percent. And the news just keeps getting better for national home sellers! More Information on […]