Archives for October 2011

Galveston’s historic Jean Lafitte Hotel to become apartments

Houston Business Journal The Jean Lafitte Hotel in downtown Galveston is slated to undergo a $12.5 million renovation to transform the 1920s-era building into an 85-unit apartment complex. The Galveston Daily News reports The ITEX Group, a Port Arthur-based real estate investment firm, began construction this week on the building, to be renamed the 2101 Church Street Apartments. ITEX … [Read more...]