• BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

    BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

    Four times a year, the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership produces The Business Development Update newsletter that reports on Commercial / Office / Industrial Development; Retail / Hospitality Development; Residential Development; and Infrastructure News and…

    • The Benefit of Locating in a Galveston County Foreign Trade Zone

      The Benefit of Locating in a Galveston County Foreign Trade Zone

      Foreign Trade Zones allow companies to bring items onto US soil without paying a duty tax, allow them to store these goods free of tariff charges, and to use parts…

      • Examples of Commercial Property Available Across Galveston County

        Examples of Commercial Property Available Across Galveston County

        Galveston County is home to a variety of different communities each with their own unique characteristics. Some examples are below. Bayou VistaBayou Vista's local economy employs roughly 977 people with…

        • Galveston County Sales Tax

          Galveston County Sales Tax

          One hundred twenty-four (124) Texas counties (including three in Greater Houston) impose sales taxes. Galveston County isn't one of them. Galveston County's sales tax rate is 0%. City Sales Tax…

          • Water Service in Galveston County Cities

            Water Service in Galveston County Cities

            Water and sewer service in Galveston County is provided either by cities, or by water districts (municipal utility districts, water control and improvement districts, or special utility districts.) Rates and information…

            • Hitchcock Highlights Newsletter: Summer 2019

              Hitchcock Highlights Newsletter: Summer 2019

              Hitchcock Highlights is the the joint newsletter of the Hitchcock Economic Development Development Corporation and Hitchcock Chamber of Commerce. The summer edition Hitchcock Highlights is out. Read it here.