Archive for February, 2014

Transwestern Scales Back Plans For Apartments at Preston and Northwest Highway, But Neighbors Still Feel It’s Too Large

See on – Texas Lots and Land Word comes from the great neighborhood reporters at the Preston Hollow Advocate that Transwestern has decided to slim down the scale of its proposed apartment development at Preston Road and Northwest Highway from eight stories to six, shrinking the complex’s size from 296 to 225 units. For neighbors and members of the…read more →

New Denton County community signs up first homebuilders

See on – Texas Lots and Land The new Canyon Falls residential community under construction in Denton County has sold lots to seven homebuilders. Developer Wheelock Communities said Thursday that Ashton Woods Homes, Coventry Homes, Highland Homes, K. Hovnanian Homes and Toll Brothers have purchased the first 233 home sites … See on

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Dallas-Fort Worth Growth Poised to Continue | Multi-Housing News Online

See on – Texas Lots and Land The Dallas/Fort Worth multifamily market continued to grow in the fourth quarter of 2013. Asking rents edged up, and the vacancy rates declined, creating a favorable context for multifamily to thrive.   Troy Corman‘s insight: The Dallas – Fort Worth Multifamily boom continues. See on

DISD will have lots of takers if it decides to sell its Ross Avenue headquarters

See on – Texas Lots and Land If the Dallas Independent School District decamps its long-time headquarters on Ross Avenue for a new location downtown, you can expect a scramble by developers to buy the district’s property. The DISD is negotiating to acquire an office tower next door to the Majestic Theater downtown. The …   Troy Corman‘s insight:…read more →