NOW LEASING: 484,000 SF Medical & Biomedical Tower at the gateway to the Texas Medical Center in Houston

Texas A&M Innovation Plaza  |  Texas Medical Center  |  Houston, TX

Texas A&M University System selected Medistar via RFP for the Public-Private Partnership ("P3") development and activation of TAM's new landmark campus at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Complementing Texas A&M's flagship Engineering Medicine ("EnMed") Building and adjacent to METRO's TMC Station for bus and light rail, Medistar's development program creates a vibrant, safe, secure, connected and welcoming environment for the TAM campus community and visitors alike.

Groundbreaking for the 19-story, 714-bed Life Tower (student housing), 13-story parking garage, retail and plaza was Oct. 1, 2020 for delivery in Summer 2022.  The 17-story, 484,000 square foot Horizon Tower (life sciences, biomedical, medical and office uses) will be built atop the garage and is scheduled to deliver in 2023.

With the unmet needs of TAM's undergraduate and graduate students at the Texas Medical Center top-of-mind, Medistar's total 1.9 million square foot development program creates a safe, secure, destination campus that offers a mix of highly demanded, complementary uses to include:


  • Student Housing Units:  483
  • Student Housing Beds:  714
  • Mix of Units includes Studio, 1x1, 2x2 and 4x4 configurations
  • Retail:  6,000 square feet at grade


  • Total building area:  484,000 Gross SF
  • Class A Medical, Clinical and Office space:  334,000 square feet (est.)
  • R&D space, including wet lab and vivarium uses:  150,000 square feet (est.)
  • Unique opportunity for "for-profit" uses and users, on-campus with Texas A&M, transit connected and across-the-street from major TMC institutions


  • Capacity:  2,600 vehicles
  • Activated Retail / Restaurants / Shops at Grade Level


  • Approximately 1 acre of generously landscaped open-air green space
  • Highlights include decking, shading elements, water features and open-air pavilion


See the LoopNet listing and contact Tim Relyea, Bill Hartman and Morgan Relyea Colt at Cushman & Wakefield for information.

Innovation Tower  |  Texas Medical Center  |  Houston, TX

On the last available parcel at the Texas Medical Center, Medistar is developing Innovation Tower, an iconic Class A integrated medical plaza that will be adjacent and connected to Medistar's recently completed 35-story LATITUDE Med Center apartment tower and 22-story InterContinental Houston - Medical Center hotel.

Further activating this block just North of the strategic intersection of Main Street and Holcombe Boulevard, Innovation Tower features:

  • 400,000 square feet of medical, clinical, diagnostic, and surgical space
  • Generous, efficient and adaptable 31,000 square foot floor plates
  • Ample parking garage with 1,200 stalls
  • Skybridge connection to InterContinental Houston - Medical Center hotel at 7th Floor with meeting rooms and Grand Ballroom, and upscale dining and bar at the lobby level
  • The tower's connection to the hotel also creates a private, convenient "home health" capability for pre- and post-surgical patients and family members, further supported by the hotel's medical concierge clinic on the 8th Floor

For more information, contact Ranya Issa at 713.266.8990 and and Craig Laher at 713.266.8990 and

Central Station Redevelopment  |  Phoenix, AZ

Medistar was selected by the City of Phoenix via RFP to develop and activate Central Station in downtown Phoenix. The 2.5 acre site is immediately south of Civic Space Park and adjacent to the growing ASU - Downtown Phoenix Campus. Located in a designated Opportunity Zone at North Central and Van Buren, Central Station will continue its core function as the primary light rail and bus transit hub for approximately
2 million passengers annually.

Scheduled to break ground in Early 2021, Medistar's approximately
1 million square foot transit-oriented development program for Central Station provides a mix of highly demanded, complementary uses that include:


  • Apartments:  25 floors with 321units comprising 242,850 rentable square feet
  • Hotel:  8 floors of hotel suites (152 keys)
  • Office:  48,000 rentable square feet on two floors (podium level above retail)
  • Retail:  24,300 rentable square feet at street-level


  • Student Housing:  18 stories above Retail/Transit uses with 252 Units / 612 beds, comprising 225,090 rentable square feet
  • Retail:  6,200 rentable square feet at street-level
  • Transit Office:  9,100 rentable square feet at street-level
  • Rooftop Amenity Space:  Partial 20th floor with 3,620 rentable square feet


  • Two-level Parking Garage providing approximately 430 spaces in approximately 203,244 gross square feet

For more information, contact Mark Sepulveda at or 713.266.8990


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Medical Behavioral Hospital of Clear Lake  |  Houston, TX

Medistar is developing Medical Behavioral Hospital of Clear Lake, which will be operated by NeuroPsychiatric Hospitals (“NPH”). At full operation, the 92-bed hospital is projected to have up to 200 employees and approximately 18 providers in psychiatry, internal medicine and neurology.

“I am excited to announce we are expanding our Medical/Neuropsychiatric services to this new hospital in the growing Clear Lake Area of Houston, Texas. Focusing on patient needs and our hospital system’s clinical strengths have been the driving factors for this expansion”, said NPH’s Founder and Chairman, Cameron Gilbert, PhD.

Located at 16850 Buccaneer Lane in Houston, the hospital is now in construction and scheduled to open in 4Q2020. This will be NPH’s sixth hospital and among only a select number of hospitals nationwide that focus on treating patients with psychiatric issues who also suffer with complex medical and/or neurological conditions.


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The Fountains Apartments  |  Houston, TX

In February 2020, Medistar broke ground on The Fountains Apartments in a primary growth corridor of the Texas Medical Center (“TMC”) area of Houston, Texas.

Scheduled to deliver in late 2021, The Fountains will offer studio, one- and two-bedroom units ranging from 509 SF to 1,161 SF.  Residents will enjoy choices from among of 15 floor plans with condominium-quality finishes, fixtures and appointments, complemented by inviting landscaping, secured access and generous parking across the 6.25 acre site.

Strategically positioned between Almeda and SH288 at the intersection of Alice and Ardmore, this four-story, 326-unit garden apartment will provide an exceptional mix of ideal location, modern amenities, value and lifestyle. Residents will also enjoy exceptional access to two of Houston’s largest employment nodes:  the Texas Medical Center and Houston’s Central Business District.

The Fountains also is proximate to many of Houston’s premier urban destinations, including Rice University, the main campus of the University of Houston, Houston’s famed Museum District, Hermann Park and the Houston Zoo. Also nearby is the NRG Complex: home to the NFL Houston Texans football team, the world-renowned Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, major concerts, industry conferences, shows, and special events throughout the year.