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by Tnexster
17 Apr 2021 14:20
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School
Replies: 116
Views: 48336

Re: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School

Had to do a double take on those pics with Sheraton, almost looked like the old turquoise exterior was back.
by Tnexster
10 Apr 2021 12:01
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

Oh no! Not Banks Stone, used to get all my stone for the yard there. Always figured that would eventually be turned into something else. Ugh
by Tnexster
08 Apr 2021 16:41
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Downtown Progress
Replies: 225
Views: 90642

Re: Downtown Progress

Bakery chain plans to add up to 30 locations in North Texas https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/04/08/paris-baguette-dallas.html Mele said in the states, the company performs well in suburbs around major cities like New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Atlanta, but he hopes to add...
by Tnexster
08 Apr 2021 16:30
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 523
Views: 272607

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

High style high-rise opens in Dallas’ Arts District Atelier apartment tower is the latest luxury living addition in downtown Dallas https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/04/08/high-style-high-rise-opens-in-dallas-arts-district/ Step through the Flora Street doors of the new Atelier t...
by Tnexster
08 Apr 2021 14:45
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Canyon In Oak Cliff
Replies: 54
Views: 31137

Re: The Canyon In Oak Cliff

Something happening here. Zoning case Z201-159, looks like office and MF residential. In the 3-25 Plan Commission.
by Tnexster
08 Apr 2021 13:11
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Celina: misc. developments
Replies: 1
Views: 5754

Re: Celina: misc. developments

This North Texas city projects a population jump from 30,000 to 160,000 in 10 years https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/04/07/celina-growth.html The Collin County city of Celina is booming, both in terms of rooftops and residents. Residential building permits were up 50 percent last year a...
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 20:29
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Plano: Granite Park
Replies: 14
Views: 10327

Re: Plano: Granite Park

If residential wasn't on their radar before it more than likely is now. Although I expect this office market to do better than some others, they could probably get a lot more development out of going residential for a while and make the entire area a little more mixed.
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 14:55
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 637
Views: 341715

Re: Northpark Center

I wonder what their dollar sales/sf number is these days? NP was always so good.
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 13:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

I have never been in there, are those donuts any good? Yes, highly recommend. The donuts are really loaded up with toppings. And they have lots of baked goods on sale other than donuts. They even sell popcorn! Their hours of operation are good for a donut shop too. They close at 6! Great to hear! T...
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 13:21
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246007

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

California’s First Foundation Inc. establishes new Texas HQ at Uptown Dallas’ The Crescent The company’s chief executive said the D-FW area reminds him of Southern California 30 years ago, where the company got its start. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/banking/2021/04/05/californias-first-foun...
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 12:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Central Market at McKinney and Lemmon
Replies: 221
Views: 115442

Re: Uptown Dallas: Central Market at McKinney and Lemmon

Uptown Dallas’ Central Market project will add hundreds of residential units Developers are ditching office and hotel buildings in favor of more multifamily construction. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/04/05/uptown-dallas-central-market-project-will-add-hundreds-of-residential...
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 12:13
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)
Replies: 224
Views: 137199

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

So in a city like Chicago or Seattle, how long would it take a tower like this to sell out? I am assuming it's much less than nearly six years. But maybe I am wrong.
by Tnexster
05 Apr 2021 10:49
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

I have never been in there, are those donuts any good?
by Tnexster
29 Mar 2021 13:59
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: McKinney: General Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 8988

Re: McKinney: General Thread

RELOCATION STATION: 73 corporate prospects are eyeing McKinney, city official says https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/03/27/relocation-station-mckinney.html?cx_testId=40&cx_testVariant=cx_7&cx_artPos=7#cxrecs_s I wonder how many of those prospects are from Dallas, Richardson, Plan...
by Tnexster
29 Mar 2021 11:33
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246007

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Yep. Plus they're constantly being rated as one of the best places to live. The way things are going i wouldn't be surprised if Austin surpassed Dallas in population sooner rather than later. Austin: 950,000 Dallas: 1,330,000 Seems unlikely given how far ahead Dallas already is. I don't know what t...
by Tnexster
29 Mar 2021 09:28
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: McKinney: General Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 8988

Re: McKinney: General Thread

RELOCATION STATION: 73 corporate prospects are eyeing McKinney, city official says

https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news ... 7#cxrecs_s
by Tnexster
23 Mar 2021 15:31
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246007

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Crescent Real Estate’s John Goff is getting ready for a post-COVID boom Goff’s commercial property is doing big deals to get ready for a surge of relocations to Texas. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/03/23/crescent-real-estates-john-goff-is-getting-ready-for-a-post-covid-boom/ ...
by Tnexster
23 Mar 2021 13:46
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 520
Views: 288417

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

eburress wrote:It looked like there was a crane up over the weekend.


Great, thanks!
by Tnexster
23 Mar 2021 12:31
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 520
Views: 288417

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

Did the crane ever go up?
by Tnexster
23 Mar 2021 12:17
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Frisco: The Star
Replies: 42
Views: 27139

Re: Frisco: The Star

Although technically not in The Star it is near The Star so am placing this here. Two-tower development set for Frisco tollway site Dallas developer Cawley Partners pitches high-profile office project near Dallas Cowboys’ Star. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/03/22/two-tower-dev...
by Tnexster
23 Mar 2021 10:26
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 846
Views: 402569

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

It looks like the Westdale (think its Westdale) project across from the Epic on Elm started back up. Looking forward to the progress of this project. What’s that project supposed to be? I think they are referring to "Good E": https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2019/12/16/deep...
by Tnexster
21 Mar 2021 12:09
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 173
Views: 74496

Re: The Link at Uptown

Can you imagine having to drive up 12 floors to park?
by Tnexster
19 Mar 2021 10:42
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: The Quadrangle
Replies: 42
Views: 17655

Re: Uptown Dallas: The Quadrangle

The Ginger Man beer bar has been bulldozed in Uptown Dallas
It will be developed as part of the renovation to the Quadrangle across the street.

https://www.dallasnews.com/food/restaur ... wn-dallas/
by Tnexster
15 Mar 2021 09:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Midtown
Replies: 250
Views: 110252

Re: North Dallas: Midtown

I’m just excited for that big junky metal sign to get torn down on the corner. Why that old Doran Chevrolet sign remained standing has always been a mystery, but I'll be glad to see it sent to the junk yard. It's been an eyesore for years. I used to work in the office tower on the corner across fro...
by Tnexster
11 Mar 2021 15:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Midtown
Replies: 250
Views: 110252

Re: North Dallas: Midtown

That is really awful.
by Tnexster
10 Mar 2021 14:54
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175005

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

Apartment developer, retail brokerage join The Central in Dallas https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/03/10/streetlights-residential.html Dallas-based StreetLights Residential has joined the project and will be developing its first high-rise apartment complex. The 18-story high-rise will in...
by Tnexster
09 Mar 2021 15:57
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: El Centro relocation
Replies: 12
Views: 6660

Re: El Centro relocation

Any updates on this? Is there still consensus that this will most likely be in the NewPark development? Good question, in the Newpark video they keep referencing an educational component and the Dallas College Culinary School is clearly shown on the ground level of the first 38 story tower. So it l...
by Tnexster
09 Mar 2021 10:42
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: DFW Economy
Replies: 437
Views: 226622

Re: DFW Economy

Jobs coming back from overseas create big opportunity for Dallas real estate — here's how https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/03/09/reshoring-dallas.html In the U.S. specifically, the cost structure, location and tax environments of certain states, such as Texas, will likely attract the mo...
by Tnexster
05 Mar 2021 11:20
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific
Replies: 52
Views: 12043

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific

undefinedprocess wrote:Also, shameless plug to both of you (Tnexster & Tivo_Kenevil), are y'all in the DFWU Discord yet? If not, you need to join.


I have not, yet.
by Tnexster
05 Mar 2021 10:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific
Replies: 52
Views: 12043

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific

I wish Dallas would go big in downtown with something not unlike Wilshire Grand in LA. Be great fun to have the tallest tower in Texas sitting downtown.
by Tnexster
05 Mar 2021 10:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 359
Views: 176667

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

eq10.JPG eq9.JPG Both towers are sitting on what are currently empty lots. If thats 300 Pearl on the 2nd picture, then the other two towers are maybe 50 stories tall? :shock: Woulda been great if they had the rest of downtown in their model to get a good grasp on the big impact these builds could h...
by Tnexster
05 Mar 2021 09:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: KDC & Miyama Project - 30 ST
Replies: 95
Views: 29016

Re: KDC & Miyama Project - 30 ST

undefinedprocess wrote:Anyone have some info on this? We're nearing the end of Q1 2021, and haven't heard anything for awhile so... This thing scrapped, or do y'all still have faith?


Still possible, we are about to bust out of this pandemic.
by Tnexster
05 Mar 2021 09:13
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Museum Tower
Replies: 222
Views: 142371

Re: Museum Tower

Tucy wrote:February 2021

One sold.

113 sold in 8 years, 3 months. (1.14 per month) SOLD OUT
Rolling 12-month sales: 3 (.25 per month)


Yay! Finally!
by Tnexster
04 Mar 2021 11:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)
Replies: 61
Views: 14484

Re: Harwood Int'l District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)

So with this one we will have 3 (almost-30 floor) office towers in the pipeline.
by Tnexster
04 Mar 2021 09:54
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)
Replies: 61
Views: 14484

Re: Harwood Int'l District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)

Construction starts on 27-story high-rise north of downtown Dallas
Law firm Haynes and Boone is the lead tenant in the office tower near the Dallas North Tollway.

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/rea ... wn-dallas/
by Tnexster
03 Mar 2021 13:52
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon
Replies: 39
Views: 21120

Re: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon

DMN Story..... https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/03/03/huge-hyatt-resort-planned-on-lake-ray-hubbard-at-sapphire-bay-lagoon/ Hotel on the left side. https://dmn-dallas-news-prod.cdn.arcpublishing.com/resizer/oU6n2vRl2idxLloe_iMha4Zl-9w=/1660x934/smart/filters:no_upscale()/cloudfro...
by Tnexster
03 Mar 2021 11:28
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon
Replies: 39
Views: 21120

Re: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon

undefinedprocess wrote:So do y'al think that Hyatt joining the project means this is less of a pipe dream, or actually makes it less of one?


Let's see if they actually break ground this year as planned. Although I do feel like this stands a better chance now than before.
by Tnexster
03 Mar 2021 11:26
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Hoque Global Cedars- So Good
Replies: 55
Views: 20488

Re: Hoque Global Cedars- So Good

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/03/02/sogood-development-south-of-downtown-dallas-will-include-innovation-center/?fbclid=IwAR2q42-MYnl8690ZAr82SSIVvjJwLxnpFCJ5MnbinyIGZqIr_-cNSSIEqSc https://dmn-dallas-news-prod.cdn.arcpublishing.com/resizer/CFCb_pjHav8pSoxcTcFn7UHY-fY=/1660x0/...
by Tnexster
03 Mar 2021 10:23
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon
Replies: 39
Views: 21120

Re: Rowlett: Crystal Lagoon

Hyatt Hotels joins $1B mixed-use project in Rowlett https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/03/03/hyatt-sapphire-bay.html?cx_testId=40&cx_testVariant=cx_7&cx_artPos=2#cxrecs_s Hyatt Hotels Corp. (NYSE: H) has joined the $1 billion Sapphire Bay mixed-use development in Rowlett. Hyatt wi...
by Tnexster
03 Mar 2021 08:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 359
Views: 176667

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

Interesting side note in that DDI video today are some East Quarter model layouts when Shawn Todd is being interviewed that clearly show two new high rises in East Quarter. Both taller than 300 Pearl. Clearly in the planning stages, hopefully will come to fruition. DDI video? Sorry for my ignorance...
by Tnexster
02 Mar 2021 16:02
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 359
Views: 176667

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

Interesting side note in that DDI video today are some East Quarter model layouts when Shawn Todd is being interviewed that clearly show two new high rises in East Quarter. Both taller than 300 Pearl. Clearly in the planning stages, hopefully will come to fruition.
by Tnexster
02 Mar 2021 15:12
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175005

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

undefinedprocess wrote:
Tnexster wrote:There was more update news on DDI's annual meeting event today than any of these Steve stories.

I got pulled into a meeting and missed this… :( Know if it was recorded?


I believe it was but I need to go back and find it again, check the link they sent you.
by Tnexster
02 Mar 2021 13:35
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175005

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

There was more update news on DDI's annual meeting event today than any of these Steve stories.
by Tnexster
02 Mar 2021 10:50
Forum: Texas Town + City Issues/News
Topic: Houston Highways
Replies: 12
Views: 10723

Re: Houston Highways

It's the ever expanding DFW footprint. Never ends and there is nothing to stop it.
by Tnexster
02 Mar 2021 10:15
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School
Replies: 116
Views: 48336

Re: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School

Thank you for the pictures! I actually also drove down I-345 this past weekend, and was pleasantly surprised to see multiple towers under construction. I had a great view of this development, The Stack, 300 Pearl, and The Epic. Its stunning how many towers have gone up along 345 when many said none...
by Tnexster
01 Mar 2021 14:32
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246007

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Texas leads the nation for businesses sinking billions of dollars into relocations, expansions Site Selection magazine, which has compiled the rankings since 1978, said Texas had 781 projects in 2020, almost twice as many as No. 2 Ohio. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/economy/2021/03/01/texas-l...
by Tnexster
01 Mar 2021 10:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (406 FT / 29 ST)
Replies: 70
Views: 17111

Re: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (~415 FT / ~27 ST)

Uptown Dallas’ next tower project wins approvals Trammell Crow Co. gets final okay for McKinney Avenue office and retail high-rise. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2021/03/01/towering-uptown-dallas-project-wins-approvals/ The 670,000-square-foot development was designed by Connectic...
by Tnexster
28 Feb 2021 11:34
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246007

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Exclusive: $50B global investment firm eyes new office in Dallas, sources say https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2021/02/27/fortress-investment-group-dallas.html Fortress Investment Group, a multi-billion dollar global investment manager based in New York, is looking to grow its office presenc...
by Tnexster
28 Feb 2021 10:34
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 833
Views: 412920

Re: Victory Park 3.0

I drove by this yesterday and noticed the activity. Seems like whatever was there was very small. So this would not be considered part of the planned Harwood tower next door?
by Tnexster
28 Feb 2021 10:31
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: McKinney: General Thread
Replies: 21
Views: 8988

Re: McKinney: General Thread

So essentially, it’ll kinda be how DNT is from 635 to 121? Lol I think it’ll be a smaller scale (until you get closer to Plano/Frisco) because McKinney/Allen NIMBYs seem more anti-density I do agree with the development not being nearly as intense. However, besides what you say about McKinney/Allen...

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