D-FW apartment building booms with more than 50,000 units on the way

Is Ross avenue the next uptownArticle by @SteveBrownDMN and Dallas Morning News

North Texas apartment construction has exploded in the last few months, reaching almost unheard of levels.

More than 50,000 apartments are currently being built in the Dallas-Fort Worth area – a jump of almost 7,000 units in just the last three months, according to a new report by MPF Research.

More apartments are under construction in D-FW than anyplace else in the country.

Apartment building volumes in North Texas at midyear are about seven times what they were five years ago, according to MPF Research.

Almost 10 percent of all the apartments being built in the entire U.S. are in the D-FW area. Read More >