Willis retail development to break ground in January near H-E-B

A retail center with space for about six to eight tenants will break ground in January northwest of FM 1097 and Kennedy Street in Willis. (Rendering courtesy Black Flag Properties)
A retail center with space for about six to eight tenants will break ground in January northwest of FM 1097 and Kennedy Street in Willis. (Rendering courtesy Black Flag Properties)

A retail center with space for about six to eight tenants will break ground in January northwest of FM 1097 and Kennedy Street in Willis. (Rendering courtesy Black Flag Properties)

A retail center with space for about six to eight tenants will break ground in January northwest of FM 1097 and Kennedy Street in Willis, said Joe Moody, owner of Black Flag Properties, the real estate development and investment company behind the project.

The new development will include approximately 15,000 square feet of space with 10-foot sidewalks in front and a drive-thru on the west side. The center will feature a mix of outdoor eating and drive-thru components and retail and restaurant space, he said.


With a January groundbreaking anticipated, the center should be ready for occupancy in July, Moody said.

The project will be located across from the H-E-B-anchored development by Fidelis that broke ground in September, Community Impact Newspaper previously reported.
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball/Magnolia & Conroe/Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball/Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.



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