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Mattress Firm furloughs workers, cuts salaries and suspends some benefits in response to coronavirus
Business
Published in 25-3-2020
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The company, which emerged from bankruptcy protection in 2018, said the move was made to preserve the business and jobs.

Reference: www.chron.com
Zillow Offers stops buying homes until coronavirus concerns have passed
Business
Published in 25-3-2020
    819 Visits

Three of the four major iBuying companies -- which together accounted for 3 percent of Houston home sales in 2019 -- have stopped buying homes because of the novel coronavirus.

Reference: www.chron.com
Hundreds of thousands of Texas hotel jobs at risk as coronavirus response requires closures
Business
Published in 25-3-2020
    840 Visits

Texas stands to lose 41 percent of its hotel sector employment in the coming weeks as the coronavirus hurts travel and forces officials to implement social distancing measures to slow the spread of the virus.

Reference: www.chron.com
Billionaire Fertitta furloughs 40,000 workers at casino, restaurant empire
Business
Published in 25-3-2020
    197 Visits

Billionaire Tilman Fertitta said he has had to temporarily lay off 40,000 workers at his casino, hotel and restaurant empire to limit the economic damage caused by government-imposed shut-downs.

The Texas native, who owns the Golden Nugget casinos and hundreds of restaurants including Del Frisco’s and Bubba Gump Shrimp under the Landry’s Inc. umbrella, is calling on t ...>>

Reference: www.chron.com
Transwestern venture to develop Sugar Land industrial project
Business
Published in 25-3-2020
    824 Visits

The Houston-based company has teamed with Diamond Realty Investments to develop Sugar Land Crossroads, a two-building industrial project totaling nearly 327,000 square feet.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas unemployment claims jump as economic turmoil from virus hits
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    525 Visits

First time claims for unemployment insurance in Texas last week jumped nearly 40 percent from a year ago as local governments shut down events, low oil prices buffeted the energy industry and customers stayed home to prevent exposure from the new coronavirus.

Reference: www.chron.com
Howard Hughes Corp. sells MD Anderson's cancer care facility in The Woodlands
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    270 Visits

MD Anderson The Woodlands will remain at 100 Fellowship Drive.

Reference: www.chron.com
Update: Fertitta to maintain employee benefits at posh Post Oak Hotel
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    65 Visits

Hourly employees whose hours have been cut will be eligible to use vacation pay, a spokesperson said in a statement. The Post Oak will maintain and pay benefits for all employees enrolled in its health plan until normal hours resume, or until June 30, 2020.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas speeds up unemployment benefits, waives usual requirements
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    57 Visits

More than 16,000 people applied for unemployment insurance in Texas last week, nearly 4,500 more claims than the same week last year.

Reference: www.chron.com
Houston new home sales charge ahead in February
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    769 Visits

New homes in the Houston region sold for an average of $348,618 in February based on a 12-month rolling average, according to HomesUSA.com.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas unemployment claims jump as economic turmoil from virus hits
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    592 Visits

First time claims for unemployment insurance in Texas last week jumped nearly 40 percent from a year ago as local governments shut down events, low oil prices buffeted the energy industry and customers stayed home to prevent exposure from the new coronavirus.

Reference: www.chron.com
Howard Hughes Corp. sells MD Anderson's cancer care facility in The Woodlands
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    300 Visits

MD Anderson The Woodlands will remain at 100 Fellowship Drive.

Reference: www.chron.com
Update: Fertitta to maintain employee benefits at posh Post Oak Hotel
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    462 Visits

Hourly employees whose hours have been cut will be eligible to use vacation pay, a spokesperson said in a statement. The Post Oak will maintain and pay benefits for all employees enrolled in its health plan until normal hours resume, or until June 30, 2020.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas speeds up unemployment benefits, waives usual requirements
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    5 Visits

More than 16,000 people applied for unemployment insurance in Texas last week, nearly 4,500 more claims than the same week last year.

Reference: www.chron.com
Houston new home sales charge ahead in February
Business
Published in 18-3-2020
    481 Visits

New homes in the Houston region sold for an average of $348,618 in February based on a 12-month rolling average, according to HomesUSA.com.

Reference: www.chron.com


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