Texas Jurisdictions Permitting Tracking Summary

February 6th, 2021

Construction Development in Texas

You’re a Construction Project Executive with demands to grow your business in 2021 and the new normal is causing budget strains from waiting around much longer than planned for building permits. We get it! We hear the challenges from the many calls into our PermitUsNow’s toll-free line that sheds light on Contractors’ struggles in obtaining building permits in a timely manner. Here’s a snapshot of industry permitting realities: Avoiding working in a particular jurisdiction when…

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January 8th, 2021

Construction Development in Texas

Did you read the December 2020 issue of SubContractors USA? There was a great article on page 4 titled “US Construction Spending to Gain Ground Through 2024” highlighted the growth in certain construction industry sectors and regions in the US such as in the South. This is good news if you are prepared to play the game. A long-time and well-recognized construction industry expert, Pat Kiley, often says, “Contractors in Texas should thank their lucky stars” as Texas is one of the…

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December 17th, 2020

PermitUsNow Wins 2020 RHCA Luna Established Firm of Year Award

Helen Callier online participation via Zoom FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Media Contact: Helen Callier, President 281.312.9981 Mobile | helen@permitusnow.com PermitUsNow Wins 2020 RHCA Luna Established Firm of Year Award HOUSTON, Texas (December 17, 2020) – PermitUsNow was selected as the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association (RHCA) Luna Established Firm of the Year during RHCA’s Speaker Tour. This Luna award recognizes a well-established, woman-owned architecture, engineering,…

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December 2nd, 2020

Building Permitting Success

Have you ever witnessed a kick-off return where the receiver ran 93 yards to score a touchdown? This was the case for a rookie player on the Baltimore Ravens team at the opening of the 2020 NFL season and there have been numerous other examples of this kind of feat through the years including Billy “White Shoes” Johnson during the Luv Ya Blue Houston Oilers days In Texas. A 45 to 60 seconds run to score a touchdown appears easy, but the truth is when looking behind the scenes, you’ll…

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November 8th, 2020

Building Permitting Application

Have you ever been red-tagged on a project? It happens and seeing a red tag posted on your construction project can be a disheartening and it becomes worse when your project is shut down because of failure in pulling a building permit. Failing to pull a building permit for whatever reason is costly to you as the contractor and to your customer. It is also unprofessional, unethical, and in direct violation to jurisdiction codes and ordinances. Our team has received a lot of phone calls…

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