DFW Mixed-Use Development

Apartment, retail project in the works next to Dallas’ Medical District rail station

By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News StreetLights Residential is working on a more than 400-unit apartment and shopping center development across the street from the Inwood/Love Field DART rail station off Maple Avenue. The planned development would occupy more than 4 acres at Denton and Hudnall drives just east of Maple. The property is now occupied by a…read more →

That Big Box Sam’s at Cityplace May Not Happen After All, Property Could Command Higher Price

By Candy Evans and Candysdirt.com Word came Tuesday from Jonas Park, the “Accidental Activist”, that a Dallas county judge has ruled to void an ordinance for a planned development district on Central at Carroll Avenue, across from Cityplace, that was all but certain to be a big box Sam’s Wholesale Club. Talk about David and Goliath: Judge Michael O’Neill ruled…read more →

Frisco’s $2 billion Wade Park project stuck in slow lane on the tollway

By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News One of the biggest projects on Frisco’s much touted $5 billion mile may also be one of the slowest. The $2 billion Wade Park development is the most ambitious of several huge mixed-use developments in the works along the Dallas North Tollway. The 175-acre project at the southeast corner of the tollway and Lebanon Road…read more →

Construction kicks off on $1.5 billion Frisco Station project.

By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News Construction has started on the first building in the biggest development in Frisco’s much-touted $5 billion mile of projects. The 242-acre Frisco Station project wraps around the Dallas Cowboys’ new headquarters and practice facilities on Warren Parkway just west of the Dallas North Tollway. Work begin Tuesday morning on a seven-story office…read more →

Court ruling clears hurdle for $1B Lake Ray Hubbard Bayside water resort

By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News Developers hope that a court ruling will clear the way for them to move ahead with a $1 billion lakeside project in Rowlett. Bayside Land Partners LLC plans to build a 257-acre mixed-use project on Lake Ray Hubbard that will include a huge water resort with a lagoon. Called Bayside, the development is…read more →

Why is Maxwell Drever spending $240M to save an iconic Dallas skyscraper?

By Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News Maxwell Drever likes to garden. The California real estate investor doesn’t mind getting a little dirt under his fingernails to make something bloom. “I’m a master gardener — I love taking gardens and making them really spectacular,” Drever said. “I love restoring gardens. “And I love restoring buildings, too.” In downtown Dallas,…read more →

Perot family’s Circle T Ranch north of Fort Worth to be 130-acre mixed-use project

Article by Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News Developer Hillwood will team up to turn part of the Perot family’s Circle T Ranch north of Fort Worth into a 130-acre mixed-use development. Hillwood said Wednesday that it will build the $1 billion Westlake project in partnership with Howard Hughes Corp., which owns a section of the land. The proposed…read more →

Candy’s Dirt – Crescent Communities Brings their A Game to Bishop Arts District

by Amanda Popken and CandysDirt.com Just as our trolley track construction wraps up and the Bishop Arts stop comes online, expect the building construction to begin. Developer Alamo Manhattan has made headlines with their infamous Bishop Arts project, hopefully designed a bit better now than at first. Their Phase 1 plans would create a five-story full city block with residential above…read more →