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Mayor’s Report Card for Southern Dallas

Mayor’s Report Card for Southern Dallas — Since Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings implemented his Grow South initiative in 2012, the tax base in Southern Dallas has increased by almost $900M; triple what it was when he started his plan to reinvigorate, build and connect the southern half of the city. He gave his annual progress.. read more →

Deal makers, movers, shakers celebrate Best Real Estate Deals of 2014

Deal makers, movers, shakers celebrate Best Real Estate Deals of 2014 – The Dallas Business Journal’s 23rd annual Best Real Estate Deals of the Year event drew a crowd of 450 to the Ritz-Carlton on McKinney Ave. in Uptown Wednesday night. With some of the area’s biggest developers, architects, contractors and brokers all gathered under.. read more →

Neighbors celebrate growth and new jobs in S. Oak Cliff

Neighbors celebrate growth and new jobs in S. Oak Cliff – DALLAS – The contractors are hard at work and dirt is turning near Ledbetter and I-35E in Dallas. Neighbors are closely watching the transformation of Glen Oaks Crossing. “It’s a start of the kind of thing that we were looking forward to,” said Eli.. read more →

New management hopes to revitalize Cedar Hill’s Uptown Village

CEDAR HILL — The entrance to Uptown Village at Cedar Hill from the U.S. 67 frontage road is a chain link fence with green fabric behind it. When you drive up, you can’t see a shopping center. Since Uptown Village opened in 2008, the fenced-off parcel has been known as “the area that was supposed.. read more →

Wal-Mart becomes a magnet for other stores in South Oak Cliff

Wal-Mart becomes a magnet for other stores in South Oak Cliff – A neighborhood shopping center is taking shape around the 1-year-old Wal-Mart Supercenter in South Oak Cliff, an area underserved by retailers. About 70,000 square feet of new buildings costing $10 million are under construction and will house more than a dozen stores and.. read more →

Bisnow: The Rise of South Dallas County

Bisnow: Join Bisnow this December to hear our all-star panel discuss the future of Southern Dallas and its transit-oriented development, new small business job creation, corporate recruitment, and real estate investment opportunities. How will the Grow South initiative revitalize downtown South Dallas, implement the West Dallas Design Plan, develop the Lancaster Corridor, and provide key.. read more →

South Side developer nabs 53 acres

South Side on Lamar developer Jack H. Matthews has acquired three buildings on 53 acres across from Dallas Reunion Arena south of Interstate 30 between Industrial and Lamar streets, a site that most recently grabbed the spotlight when the Dallas Cowboys eyed it for a future stadium. click here for article. read more →

West Manchester Mall under multimillion dollar renovation

By Spring of next year all the construction will be done and the West Manchester mall will be complete at a cost of $47 million dollars. “We saw that there is a need for some of the things we want to bring here and it was an opportunity to fulfill a need for this side.. read more →

NTCAR HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

NTCAR honored some of the greatest commercial real estate personalities last night. Primera Cos’ Ralph and Cornelia Heins (first married couple in the HoF) and Matthews Southwest’s Jack Matthews were inducted into the NTCAR Hall of Fame and Corinth Properties’ Frank Mihalopoulos received the 2014 Michael McAuley Lifetime Achievement Award. (Barry Bonds didn’t make it….. read more →

NTCAR names Jack Matthews, Ralph and Cornelia Heins to its Hall of Fame

NTCAR names Jack Matthews, Ralph and Cornelia Heins to its Hall of Fame – The North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors has named longtime Dallas developer Jack Matthews and Ralph and Cornelia Heins of Primera Companies to its Hall of Fame, which is one of the industry group’s most prestigious awards. click here for article. read more →