Houston mayor: Recovery from Harvey not fast enough

Thousands of people still need help as they continue living either in hotels or in damaged homes, said Mayor Sylvester Turner. He praised local efforts, including from nonprofit groups and residents, saying they’ve filled in some of the gaps as the city awaits additional state and federal funding for recovery efforts. "While we acknowledge that we are making progress, we also want to be very clear the recovery is not happening fast enough for any…

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New report reveals extensive deficiencies in Houston’s apartment safety standards

New report reveals extensive deficiencies in Houston’s apartment safety standards

HOUSTON – The University of Texas School of Law released a scathing report Tuesday outlining what it says are serious deficiencies in how the city of Houston deals with dangerous apartment conditions. The study examined code enforcement, health and fire inspection records and 311 logs for 10 Sunnyside-area apartment complexes, but say the problem is citywide. 12 ways to improve security at your apartment Out of Order: Houston’s Dangerous Apartment Epidemic Here’s a look at…

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Texas substitute teacher accused of sexually assaulting, filming sleeping student

Texas substitute teacher accused of sexually assaulting, filming sleeping student

A substitute teacher at Houston-area school district is accused of giving a student alcohol and sexually assaulting the teen while he slept. Manuel Gamboa Manuel Gamboa, 35, was a substitute at Dekaney High School in Spring ISD. He was arrested Thursday and has been charged with sexual assault and improper relationship with a student. The student said that Gamboa offered him beer in June 2017 and told him he could spend the night at Gamboa’s…

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Real Estate: Houston’s hottest neighborhoods

Real Estate: Houston’s hottest neighborhoods

HOUSTON — Real estate website Zillow has its list of the top 10 hottest housing markets for 2018, and while Houston doesn’t make the cut, the study does provide a sneak peek at which H-Town neighborhoods are likely to see a surge in popularity this coming year. The Greater Third Ward takes the top spot, with an anticipated 6.8 percent increase in home value appreciation. It’s followed by Spring Branch East (4.4 percent), Hidden Valley…

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How To FInd The Perfect Real Estate In Houston Texas

How To FInd The Perfect Real Estate In Houston Texas

More than likely you love Houston Texas, what’s not to love? However, you are having some small issues finding the right house. We know how difficult it can be, which is why we have the following tips to help you through the process. Make certain you pick a credible building contractor when you purchase your brand-new home! Do your research on the contractor to find out regarding their past work. You can discover out the…

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Houston Is Famous City Situated in Texas

Houston Is Famous City Situated in Texas

Houston is famous city situated in Texas lies at the southern side of the United States. This place is in the minds of people all around the world because it has some special features lies in it. The Houston is a big city which has covered a lot of area of the Texas. But here we will talk about the apartments in the northeast Houston, and also we will explore that area in term of residential flats, and apartments lie on that particular side of the city.

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