Updates

Updates

Find out more about what’s happening around Allen Center, from announcements to events and news.

August 23

Children’s Book Drive with Volunteers of America TEXAS

Over the last few weeks, as a part of its Brookfield Cares initiative, Brookfield Properties partnered with Volunteers of America TEXAS to hold a Children’s Book Drive benefiting homeless children in the Houston area. Thanks to our wonderful Brookfield Properties’ tenants, we…Read More

August 7

Coming Soon to One Allen Center & C. Baldwin: Exciting New Retail and Restaurants

Brookfield Properties has a lot in store for the downtown Houston community, from Phase II of the Reimagining of Allen Center to the new evolutionary vision for Allen Center’s anchor hotel, C. Baldwin. We’re excited to share with you the new retail and restaurant concepts that will be…Read More

March 5

The Reimagining of Allen Center Continues

Brookfield Properties is excited to share further plans for the Reimagining of Allen Center, which include renovations at Two and Three Allen Center!

Following the successful renovation of One Allen Center, plans for Two and Three Allen Center will further evolve the three-building campus…Read More

January 18

Introducing C. Baldwin: the Evolutionary Vision for Allen Center’s Anchor Hotel

The evolutionary vision for C. Baldwin, formerly the DoubleTree Hotel is coming to Allen Center. As you may recall, Brookfield Properties acquired the hotel in late 2016 with plans for a full rebrand and renovation, which were revealed this month.

The renovated 354-room hotel will feature…Read More

November 28

‘Tis the Season of Giving: BEARing Gifts Program

As we approach the holiday season, we can’t help but feel deeply thankful for the wonderful year we have had. As a part of our Brookfield Properties | In the Community initiative, we strive to be good stewards in our communities by empowering our employees and tenants to support local…Read More

October 31

One Year Later: Celebrating the Reimagining of Allen Center and The Acre

This month, Brookfield Properties celebrated the one-year anniversary of the completion of phase I of the Reimagining of Allen Center! It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since we unveiled the completed first stage of the renovation, which included a complete transformation of…Read More

August 22

Brookfield Properties | In the Community

As we approach the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, we are reflecting on the storm’s impact to our city. We were moved by the inspirational emergency response that began as Harvey made landfall and are thankful to the local, state, and federal disaster relief professionals and…Read More

July 25

Spotted on The Acre: PARK PEOPLE

As you make your way through The Acre at Allen Center, you may have noticed a series of six new faces scattered across the one-acre greenspace. On July 23, Brookfield Properties unveiled PARK PEOPLE, a series of life-size Lego sculptures designed by award-winning artist, Nathan…Read More

June 29

#CheersToHOU: Allen Center’s New Murals

Have you noticed the latest murals to make a splash in downtown Houston?  Last month, Brookfield Properties unveiled two Bayou City-inspired artworks in Allen Center’s underground food court, The Court. The artworks – one mural and one vinyl – were painted and designed by Roxy Prima…Read More

May 17

It’s Earth Day Every Day: Brookfield Properties’ Sustainability Efforts

In honor of Earth Day last month, Brookfield Properties hosted a week-long Electronic Waste Drive across all of its Houston properties, including Allen Center. Tenants were tasked with bringing recyclable electronics, such as computer displays, printers, game devices, and cell phones to…Read More

April 11

On Display: Art at One Allen Center

As you stroll through the renovated One Allen Center, you may notice a series of art installations that adorn its walls and ceilings. In planning the Reimagining of Allen Center, Brookfield Properties commissioned a series of public artworks to be integrated into the downtown building’s…Read More

March 21

Please Meat Guard and Grace, Award-Winning Steakhouse Coming to Allen Center

From the earliest stages of planning the Reimagining of Allen Center project, Brookfield Properties envisioned the inclusion of a signature chef-driven restaurant anchoring the 25,000 square foot retail and dining mix in One Allen Center’s new two-story “glass box.” Today, we’re…Read More

January 30

Looking Back on 2017: Leasing Allen Center

Now that we are a few weeks into the New Year, we can’t help but reminisce on the amazing changes that Allen Center has undergone in the last year, including the debut of the first phase of redevelopment back in October.

As a result of the Reimagining of Allen Center, we had a few of…Read More

December 13

Reporting for Duty: Introducing Officer Brooks

Over the course of the last two months, we have experienced many great changes at Allen Center, including the debut of our completed first phase of the Reimagining of Allen Center. The multi-million renovation included the reconfiguration of our courtyard into a beautiful one-acre…Read More

November 14

Life on The Acre

A little over a month ago, we proudly unveiled the completed first phase of the Reimagining of Allen Center project, which included the transformation of the One Allen Center lobby, as well as a new one-acre central greenspace, The Acre, housed in the heart of Allen Center.

What was…Read More