Real Estate News

  • Texas Real Estate Year in Review Shows 2nd Great Year in a Row

    According to the 2016 Texas Real Estate Year in Review Report, Texas home sales volume and home prices were at record highs for the second year in a row. To read more details about the report's findings. Please visit this article. view more
  • Link to 2017 Midland Demographic Profile

    Please follow this link to see the Midland 2017 Demographic Profile released by the The Midland Development Corporation. view more
  • Corpus Christi benefits from ethylene expansion project

    LyondellBasell's facility in northwest Corpus Christi recently finished up an expansion project. LyondellBasell Corpus Christi Site Manager Randal Tatum recognized the great impact the recent growth of their facility has had for the local community in this article: LyondellBasell completes… view more
  • Why Commercial Properties Stay Vacant

    Dan Carpenter of the Abilene Reporter News recently wondered why some commercial properties seem to stay vacant for long periods of time, so he came to our very own Erik Johnson, vice president and broker here at Paul Johnson and… view more
  • West Texas Wind Being Put to Good Use

    Very interesting article about a record weekend for wind power generation: After The Turkey & Shopping, Texas Sets New Wind Power Record We might complain about all of that west Texas wind, but it's certainly being put to good use… view more
  • Texas Proving Again Great Place for Business

    Texas remains strong as a great place for business again this year. Take a look at the article below summarizing the outcome of 2016's Forbes' Best States for Business list. Texas moves higher on Forbes' best states for business ranking. view more
  • Biggest Drawback of Big Cities in Texas

    Biggest Drawback of Big Cities in Texas

    With reports like this one, it’s refreshing to know that your commute in any direction in the Abilene area will be short. Abilene's average commute time of 10-15 minutes (and never more than 30 minutes) puts these big cities to… view more
  • Consulting with Paul Johnson Realtors Dramatically Increased Land Value

    Consulting with Paul Johnson Realtors Dramatically Increased Land Value

    Property: 50+ acres southwest corner at Loop 322 and Industrial Boulevard Parties: Paul Johnson Broker, John Treanor, Owner Goal: Purchased in 2004 through an IRS 1031 tax deferred exchange. Paul consulted the client regarding the long term hold on the… view more
  • Manage Shopping Center Asset and Increase Occupancy

    Manage Shopping Center Asset and Increase Occupancy

    Shopping Center: Westgate Agent: Paul Johnson Property: Westgate Towne Center, South 1st and South Pioneer Drive Parties: Cadlerock Company and Paul Johnson and Associates Goal: Manage and lease the property owned by Cadlerock. Includes 195,645 square feet of improved property… view more
  • Landlord and tenant representatives secure long term tenant

    Landlord and tenant representatives secure long term tenant

    Retail: Rent-A-Center Agents: Erik Johnson and Matt Muzechenko Property: 3141 South 14th (former Hollywood Video) Parties: Leasing Agent Matt Muzechenko, Tenant Representative for Rent-A-Center; Erik Johnson, Listing Agent and Landlord Representative; Tenant Rent-A-Center; and Landlord Brian Finerman, Irrevocable Trust Goal… view more