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.
Eric Stanley, Bright Realty president and COO, has been tapped to return as a featured panelist at Bisnow's "Road to Riches: The 121 Corridor" forum.Click here to read more
If you are a regular along State Highway 121 at Josey Lane, you've likely seen lots of activity at The Realm at Castle Hills site.Click here to read more
The annual Castle Hills July 4th Freedom Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary with a day of family-friendly activities, live music, food trucks and a stunning fireworks display at the Castle Hills Village Shops.Click here to read more
Bright Realty breaks ground today on a 324-acre, mixed-use development, The Realm at Castle Hills, a new lifestyle destination that includes office, dining, retail, entertainment and multi-family developments, located just west of State Highway 121/Sam Rayburn Tollway and Josey Lane in the Castle Hills community in Lewisville.Click here to read more
Bright Realty has added a unique neighborhood to its highly successful Castle Hills master-planned community: Cottages at The Realm is a gated neighborhood of brand new homes built solely for rent by American Legend Homes.Click here to read more