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Economic Development

Houston Ranks 11th Best City in the Nation in New Report

Houston climbed six spots on this year’s list of America’s Best Cities, buoyed by attributes like its diversity, culture and economic development performance.  America’s Best Cities is a competitive…

Bayou Business Download: Are We in a Recession?

In this episode we’re talking about the possibility of a recession. What are the signs that the U.S. may already be in an actual recession? And what would a possible recession mean for the Houston…
Economic Development

Houston Region's Accessible Location Key Factor in Attracting Leading Global Businesses

Location, location, location. That’s the mantra for anyone searching for a new home, but accessibility is also a critical component for businesses looking to expand or relocate.   Deborah Wild, CEO…

Bayou Business Download: A Look at the Houston Economy at Mid-Year

In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we talk about the Houston economy at the mid-year point. We take a look at jobs, key sector activity, construction and more with the first six months of…
Economic Development

Regions and Neighborhoods: Historic Town of Dayton Poised to See Growth with Opening of Grand Parkway

The recent completion of northeast segments of the Grand Parkway is spurring economic development in cities surrounding Houston. One of those cities is Dayton, located in southwest Liberty County…

Bayou Business Download: Houston Creating Jobs at Record Rate in '22

In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we talk about Houston's record job creation in the first half of 2022, which sectors are gaining and which are losing, as well as what resiliency Houston…