A new law went into effect Friday that requires Texas cities to get voter approval before annexing an area.
New Texas Law May Make It ‘Almost Impossible’ For Cities To Annex Land
FLORIAN MARTIN DECEMBER 1, 2017, 5:23 PM Houston Public Media Pearland
UPDATE - Green Meadows is now under construction. Phase One Lots and Amenity Center should be completed by the end of 2018.
Developer gets funding to start 4,500-home community in Celina
Written by Steve Brown Dallas NEWS
A new home community in east
Investor buys FedEx Office headquarters building in Plano's Legacy West (Video)
By Candace Carlisle – Senior Reporter, Dallas Business Journal
PRP LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based real estate investment firm, has acquired the two-year-old FedEx Office headquarters building in Plano's Legacy West for an undisclosed sum.
The four-story, 263,621-square-foot
Tech behind Gramercy District smart city to be deployed in MakeOffices locations
By Michael Neibauer – Associate Editor, Washington Business Journal
Nov 20, 2017, 5:52pm EST Updated Nov 20, 2017, 5:07pm
The master developer behind the planned Gramercy District smart city in Ashburn has struck a deal with MakeOffices to
Retail Landlords Turning to Apartments to Shore Up Properties
Westfield is the latest in a string of mall developers and landlords whose firms have begun adding non-retail uses to existing retail properties.
Construction has started on a 23-story upscale apartment tower at Westfield UTC, a one-million-sq.-ft. outdoor center in San Diego,
Developers have quietly bought several blocks in Dallas' Oak Lawn
Developers have quietly bought several blocks in Dallas' Oak Lawn neighborhood with an eye toward doing a major mixed-use project.
Almost three blocks along busy Maple Avenue have been purchased by two real estate companies created by MQ Development, a Dallas-based shopping center
Massive East Texas ranch, site of first Cattle Baron's Ball, is up for sale
One of the last vestiges of the sprawling empire of Dallas oilman-lawyer Toddie Lee Wynne is on the block.
Owned by the same family since 1850, the showplace Star Brand Ranch near
Development will bring office, retail and apartments to Allen
Dallas News Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor
A major new urban development on U.S. Highway 75 has gotten the go-ahead from Allen's City Council.
The 73-acre Stacy Green mixed-use project is planned at the southwest corner of U.S. 75 and Stacy Road.
Sometimes when a city gives a company perks to move in, hearts get broken
Dave Lieber, The Watchdog columnist (with Marina Trahan Martinez)
Updated October 26 at 5 p.m.: This story has been updated to add comment from Farmers Branch finance director Sherrelle Evans-Jones.
When city leaders lure a company like Amazon to town, elected officials sometimes
Written by Walter Bialas, of JLL
Recently, we highlighted that the drivers of our industrial market are continuing to keep a strong pace. One additional area that this is impacting is land pricing.
While differences exist in location, access, size of the site, and
Houston developer Hines revitalizing acres of North Dallas into high-end community
Article by Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News
You may need a map to find one of the biggest new home communities being built in North Dallas.
Just a couple of blocks north of Presbyterian Hospital on Meadow Road, the 300-home residential development is
Oak Cliff deck park gets unanimous OK from Dallas City Council
Dallas News Julie Fancher, Staff Writer
The Dallas City Council unanimously authorized funding for a new deck park over Interstate 35E with the hopes of physically reconnecting north and east Oak Cliff, areas that had been torn apart decades ago by years
Lack of Attainable Housing Stymies Millennial Generation.
Why many would-be home buyers are renting — for now
Here’s the good news: Income growth among 25- to 34-year olds — the millennial generation — grew 5.6 percent last year. And first-time homebuyer loans are up. Millennials are buying homes
The Average Sales Price of New Condos Near Downtown Dallas.
Here’s a look at the average sales price of new condos in Dallas by different submarket (not including high-rises). We have chronicled the average size of condo units as well as their sales prices over the last three years according to
Amazon-Whole Foods Combination Will Impact DFW’s ‘Big Game’
Amazon Fulfillment Warehouse in Haslet TX – Photo credits City of Haslet
BY LILY CORRAL and D Magazine
While it’s hard to say exactly what an Amazon-owned Whole Foods shopping experience will be like, you can be sure that all eyes will be on the
North Texas home sales and prices rose in September
Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor
Both home sales and prices in North Texas were higher in September than a year ago.
But the rate of increase in local housing activity is slowing, which analysts say is good for the market.