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Old Posted Aug 17, 2007, 4:02 AM
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The River Oaks District-HOUSTON

Oliver McMillan LLC out of San Diego plans to go forward with their ambitious mixed-use plan for the old Westcreek Apartment site just Inside the Loop fronting Westheimer Road.

The Projects calls for the following;

350,000 square feet of retail (mostly ground level)
10 story office tower with 250,000 square feet
300 unit luxury apartment tower
a 5-star hotel tower
a 2nd 5-star hotel tower with 150 condos on top.

Ground breaking has been set for early 2008.
     
     
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Old Posted Aug 17, 2007, 4:11 AM
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Hopefully that 500 ft. tall man doesn't eat one of the buildings first. His smirk looks evil...
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Old Posted Aug 17, 2007, 8:24 PM
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i don't know if i would call this river oaks. even that apartment complex changed its name from westcreek at river oaks to westcreek at highland village. either way, they are still accepting tenants so i suspect we won't see anything happen for quite some time. it's a shame becuase this is one of the nicer apartments and can think countless other complexes including my own that could stand to have a date with the bulldozer...including mine.
     
     
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