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


Burger Bar and Art Studio Add to Growing List of Castle Hills Village Shops Tenants

Bright Realty brokered leases for a burger bar and an art studio in the growing Castle Hills Village Shops in Lewisville.

Click here to read more

Sign Up Now for the 51st Annual Bright Realty Golf Classic Benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters

Bright Realty is proud to return as title sponsor for the 2018 Golf Classic benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Greater Dallas. The event takes place Monday, May 7, at The Lakes at Castle Hills.

Click here to read more

Bright Realty Ups the Ante at 2018 Vegas ICSC

The Bright Realty team returns to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) RECon convention May 20-23 in Las Vegas.

Click here to read more

The Art of Handsome Opening Soon at the Castle Hills Village Shops

Bright Realty brokered the lease for The Art of Handsome, a barbershop, in the Castle Hills Village Shops in Lewisville.

Click here to read more

Bright Realty Unveils Sleek, New Website Design and Realty Features

Bright Realty recently relaunched its website, creating an online realty destination that is both feature-rich and informative.

Click here to read more