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Old Posted Sep 5, 2016, 2:14 AM
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Homeowners, businesses in Houston area that refused to sell to developers.

Home owner in River Oaks said no to town-homes.

Before:



After:



https://www.google.com/maps/place/24...d107fc!6m1!1e1

Aerial:
http://www.rohewright.com/uploaded-a...-website_1.jpg

Don't want to sell? That's okay, we will build around ya!


https://www.google.com/maps/@29.7816...8i6656!6m1!1e1

Owners of the Stowers Building in Downtown refused to sell to Hines for BG Group Place, now the building is being converted to an Aloft Hotel.

https://www.google.com/maps/@29.7571...7i13312!8i6656

Formerly a residential street in Upper Kirby, this is the only home that remains.


https://www.google.com/maps/@29.7320...7i13312!8i6656
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