Eagle Ford Opportunities – Governor’s Small Business Forum Highlights

Forecasts For the Eagle Ford Are Increasing - Operators Are Increasing Their Hiring Efforts

Opportunities of the Eagle Ford Shale, part of the Governor’s Small Business Forum, was the title of the event in La Vernia on March 20. It was a great opportunity for small businesses to hear directly from operators in the area and to get bits of advice for working with the industry.  If you’re interested in future events, you can track future gatherings at our Eagle Ford Events & Conferences page. I’ve included a few highlights/notes from the various speakers below: [Read more…]

Texas Builders Are Moving to Rural Eagle Ford Areas

Texas builders are moving from San Antonio and Houston into more rural areas of South Texas where the housing market is much stronger. Major home developments have been built in La Vernia, Floresville, and another is on the way in Kenedy.

With the 10,000 plus direct jobs and many more indirect jobs that have been created to date, there will likely be a housing boom for many years in rural areas like Carrizo Springs and Floresville.  [Read more…]