McAllen Rank’s #9 Top Safest Cities in the Country

City of McAllen Once Again Named In Top 10 Safest Cities in America McAllen’s ranking moved up one from 2019 McAllen has once again received recognition for something many in the community already know: being ranked ninth Safest Cities in the United States by, analyzed a core set of common safety factors to […]


Ty West has closed yet another sale for Merit making this his third in the first quarter of 2021. The sale was approximately 6 acres in New Braunfels, Texas at FM 306 & Hunter Rd. The site sits along Hunter Road which serves as the entry to historic Gruene. For more information contact Ty West.


Burlington,Ross, dd’s Discounts, Five Below & Dollar Tree Leases Signed Leases have been signed at the Shops At 493 in Donna, Texas for Ross, Burlington, dd’s Discounts, Five Below and Dollar Tree. Construction is already underway at this new power center. Stores are estimated to open in 2022. The center is located at the NWC […]

Breaking Ground At The Shops At Nolana

Shops At Nolana Breaks Ground Merit Commercial Real Estate is pleased to announce that one of our newest developments, The Shops At Nolana broke ground in December. Located in McAllen, Texas at the corner of 29th St. and Nolana Ave., The Shops At Nolana has 16 acres of pads at signalized intersections with 3 hard […]

Lease Signed: dd’s Discounts

Shops At 29 Welcomes Leases have been signed for dd’s Discounts at the Shops At 29 development in McAllen, TX.  This will be dd’s second location in the Rio Grande Valley. Construction for the new 22,000 SF store is set to begin April of 2021 with an estimated opening in early 2022.  dd’s Discounts will […]

Lease Signed: Rack Room Shoes

Shops At 29 Welcomes   Rack Room Shoes will soon be opening their newest location in South Texas at the Shops At 29 in McAllen. Leases were finalized on September 29th for the 5,000 SF space at the corner of 29th St. and Expressway 83. Rack Room Shoes will join a tenant line-up at the Shops […]

Lease Signed: Care Now

Shops At Nolana Welcomes Terracor Real Estate is pleased to announce the addition of Care Now to the Shops At Nolana development in McAllen, Texas. Leases were finalized late last week  for the 4,000 SF space at the corner of 29th St. and Nolana Ave. Construction is scheduled to begin later this year with a […]

Alsatian Oaks Property Annexed

Alsatian Oaks Property Annexed By William Hoover, Anvil Herald Correspondent Castroville, TX – Castroville City Council on Tuesday held a public hearing on approving a petition submitted by Hwy. 90 Castroville Partners, Ltd. for the voluntary annexation of 131.613, 269.407, 14.131, 1.148, and 1.018 acres of land on the city’s east side adjacent and north […]

Development Underway At Alsatian Oaks

City of Castroville Ready for Infrastructure Expansion Castroville, TX – As development for the master planned community of Alsatian Oaks gets underway, the first step under the Utility Service Agreement between Terracor, as the developer of Alsatian Oaks, and the City of Castroville was to evaluate the water well near Victory Lane and U.S. 90 […]

Terracor Negotiates Sale to Navistar for New Manufacturing Complex

Navistar to start building San Antonio plant on July 1 Heavy truck manufacturer Navistar International Corp. plans to start building its San Antonio plant on July 1, a hopeful sign for an economy that has shed thousands of jobs in the coronavirus-induced recession. Work on the 1 million-sq.-ft. manufacturing complex — which will include an assembly […]