Bright Realty Overview

Bright Realty is a full-service commercial real estate firm based in Dallas, Texas, founded by the late H.R. "Bum" Bright, former Dallas Cowboys owner and businessman. Today, his sons, Chris and Clay, direct the real estate activities and 100+ employees within Bright Industries. Bright Industries began its involvement in real estate investments, lending and development in the 1950s with the construction of multi-family projects in Fort Worth. Within the last 60 years, they have been involved in billions of dollars worth of real estate lending through STM Mortgage Company, Trinity Savings and Loan, Bright Bank and State Bank and Trust.

Additionally, Bright Realty has been either the development, equity, or lender partner in hundreds of projects including: thousands of single-family lots, townhome construction, plus millions of square feet of retail, office and mixed-use leasing, development or lending. Bright Realty has been an active participant in construction lending to hundreds of properties as well.
They have partnered with institutional investors such as Great West Life Insurance Company, Business Man's Assurance Company, as well as partnered or managed the development of premier properties such as the Sky Boxes at Texas Stadium, Dallas Cowboys headquarters facility and the Castle Hills master-planned community.

Bright Realty currently has $48,000,000 in projects under construction and is planning an additional $170,000,000.
The knowledge and background of the senior management team at Bright Realty is virtually unsurpassed in the industry.
The team's diverse professional experience includes the southwest market challenges of the mid-80s and 90s, REO asset disposition and workout departments of major financial institutions as well as excellent knowledge of banking regulatory systems.

Community involvement has been an important focus for Bright Realty with its continuous support of local organizations such as: Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas, University of Dallas, Texas A & M University, Children's Medical Center at Dallas, Highland Park Public Library, Lewisville Independent School District and Lewisville Chamber of Commerce.

Primary Business Focus:

  • Leasing and sales of commercial office
  • Retail shopping centers
  • Land brokerage
  • Multi-family development and management
  • Medical office
  • Residential association management
  • Commercial property management

LATEST NEWS

Bright Realty's Luxury Apartment Project Wins National Award for

Discovery at The Realm, a Bright Realty luxury multi-family development located in Castle Hills, was recognized with two Best in American Living (BALA) awards by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) for outstanding achievement in multifamily development.

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Bright Realty's Crown Centre Positioned to be Center of Amazon's Universe

Bright Realty's Crown Centre development was mentioned as a candidate among possible Dallas-area sites for Amazon's second headquarters in the January 19 edition of The Dallas Morning News.

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Bright Realty Celebrates the Season with Hot Wheels, LeapFrogs and More!

Bright Realty team members celebrated the 2017 Christmas season by supporting Denton County Friends of the Family.

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Craft Brewery Enjoys Initial Success at Castle Hills Village Shops

Castle Hills Village Shops continues to evolve as a dining destination offering culinary variety and local flavor with the latest addition of TKO Libations, a local craft brewery.

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Deals Made at ICSC Texas Conference and Deal Making Event

Bright Realty brokers met with hundreds of visitors at the November International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Texas Conference and Deal Making event at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.

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