Tag Archives: Harlingen EDC

EDC Sells Interest in TSTC University Center

The Harlingen Economic Development Corporation has sold its interest in the University Center building on the Texas State Technical College for $4.4 million. The 38,000-square-foot building first opened its doors in August 2011. Since then, Harlingen residents and the region the opportunity have had opportunities to attend major universities without leaving the area. Currently the center partners with four universities: University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Texas A&M…

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The South Texas Boom Is Here

Opportunity Zones, best practices for investment and community development, and international development were just a few of the topics discussed at the STCAR First Annual Commercial Summit on June 4 in San Antonio. Attendees were enlightened of facts, opportunities and tools to take advantage of while the Texas boom, particularly the South Texas boom, is hot. South Texas Commercial Association of REALTORS, which services 44 counties, brought together a stellar group…

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Harlingen Industrial Property Focus of Podcast

A sign depicting a rendering of what the new CARDONE 920,000-square-foot distribution center will look like stands on its 65-acre site. (Courtesy)

Harlingen Economic Development Corporation‘s podcast, The Big Opportunity, is now live and explores how interest in industrial property in the Harlingen area is on the rise. Topics range from construction of CARDONE Industries’ new $50 million, 920,000-square-foot Harlingen distribution center to the Harlingen Aerotropolis. Also part of the discussion are the Park at Roosevelt and industrial property availability in the Harlingen Industrial Park. Raudel Garza, CEO of the HEDC, as well as…

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Series Promotes Local Opportunities

The first episode of Harlingen EDC's The Big Opportunity takes a look at the Free Trade International Bridge at Los Indios Texas. (photo Harlingen EDC)

Series gives info to local decision makers on growth and construction A discovery series called The Big Opportunity from Harlingen EDC is helping both business leaders and site selection consultants better understand and appreciate what makes Harlingen and the Texas–Mexico border region such a great place by exploring the features and benefits that matter most to businesses. “We’ve learned that the more businesses learn about Harlingen and the entire Rio Grande Valley of South Texas,…

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