Investors driving rise in single-family rentals in Conroe, Montgomery

An image of build-to-rent community Wan Bridge, with three pie charts showing 28% of single-family homes purchased by investors in Texas in 2021, 29% of single-family homes purchased by investors in Montgomery County in 2021, and a 36.3% increase in monthly median home sales from 2018-22

Editor’s note: This story includes additional comments from Wan Bridge CEO Ting Qiao and Houston-area Realtor Shannon Register that were not returned in time for the print edition. Large investment firms are converting single-family homes to rentals and building communities to rent in the Conroe and Montgomery area to help meet the rising rental demand, … Read more

Dollar General planning second distribution center on Route 5S

Dollar General planning second distribution center on Route 5S

TOWN OF FLORIDA — Dollar General is developing plans to construct a second distribution center on Route 5S in the town of Florida. The new 150,000-square-foot facility would serve as a perishable goods distribution center serving existing and future Dollar General stores throughout the region, according to an application to the Montgomery County Industrial Development … Read more