General Services Department

Real Property for Sale

Property that is surplus to the City's needs is processed for sale. Property offerings are conducted periodically and are based on various factors, including market conditions, inquiries about the property, and the ability to recapture the City's investment in the property. Property cannot be sold for less than the appraised fair market value.  Some properties are sold by bid sale in accordance with the Local Government Code and the Houston Code of Ordinances. Bid sales are dictated by bid specifications and sealed bids are accepted by the City Secretary. Other properties are sold by local brokers in accordance with Senate Bill 985. Property is advertised and actively marketed by specialized brokers and the best offers are reviewed by the City.

Active Offerings:

  • Approximately 14.946 acres of land located along the east line of Highway 288 Frontage Road and the west line of Cityscape Avenue, south of East Orem, Houston, Harris County, Texas 77047. Contact: CBRE Micheal Palmer.
  • Approximately 10.697 acres out of Hardy Yards, 0 Burnett Street, Houston, Harris County, Texas 77009. Contact: Cushman Wakefield, Meredith Cullen, Jack Sullivan, Melissa Elizondo.

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