A reader sends fresh snaps from north of Buffalo Bayou in Fifth Ward, where Urban Living’s long-time cornerside “coming soon” sign at the intersection of Clinton and Jensen has been joined by a more specific banner advertising the planned Eado Edge subdivision. A 2014 replatting created 80 new lots out of the former Standco Industries warehouse complex at 2701 Clinton Dr., which Colliers sold following the oil equipment company’s bankruptcy proceedings a few years prior. The not-yet-townhomes sit across Clinton from the former KBR site bought by Cathexis back in 2012; the currently empty land is also just west of InTown Homes’s Regent Park subdivision.
The Eado Edge lots are currently listed in county records as belonging to Asian Pacific Texas, an entity sharing an address with builder CitySide Homes — though a visit to the advertised Eado Edge website currently redirects clickers to the Urban Living homepage. Urban Living is also involved with the under-construction Nobility Park townhomes immediately to the north of Regent Park — in the photo below (taken from Clinton Dr. facing north), the Regent townhomes are in beige on the far right, while the boxy brown homes to the left of them are part of Nobility. Nearby Bruce Elementary School is somewhat shielded from view by a stand of trees:
- Previously on Swamplot: Daily Demolition Report: Market Ready
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