The ninth-largest city and part of the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the nation, Dallas covers approximately 343 square miles and has a population of 1,299,543. The ultra modern and sophisticated city attracts worldwide travelers, making the area the No. 1 visitor and leisure destination in Texas.
Dallas is centrally located and within a four-hour flight from most North American destinations. Dallas Love Field Airport is conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown. Once here, visitors can ride one of the fastest-growing light rail systems in the nation or the historic, free McKinney Avenue Trolley from the Dallas Arts District throughout the Uptown area with its restaurants, pubs, boutique hotels and shops.
Throughout the city, enjoy the best shopping in the southwest, four-and five-diamond/star hotels and restaurants, the largest urban arts district in the nation, 13 entertainment districts and much more. Blend in moderate weather, year-round sports and true Southern hospitality for a true “taste” of the Dallas difference.
From millennials to baby boomers and everyone in between are making it known that they want to live a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. And for many, that means living in a community that has amenities and recreation within walking distance from their home. In Dallas, the major urban sprawl was Read More
The U.S. Commerce Department recently reported that economic growth in the fourth quarter of 2013 was more than previously stated. Between October and December, consumer spending rose at the fastest pace in three years and the U.S. economy grew at a rate of 2.6 percent annually. Previously, the Commerce Department Read More
Home owners in Dallas have likely noticed that construction is rampant in the Big-D, and according to a new report by Cushman & Wakefield, office construction is up almost 6 million square feet in just the first quarter of the year. Compare that figure to last year’s 1.7 million square Read More
The Dallas-Fort Worth area is expected to absorb the third-most growth in 2014 in the entire nation, according to a recent forecast by the Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services. As one of the top leasing markets in the country, the Dallas-Fort Worth area is expected to get close Read More
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and that saying is very well evidenced in former Dallas Cowboy Troy Aikman’s recent $4.6 million home purchase. The massive three-story estate in University Park houses five bedrooms and five bathrooms as well as a wine room, media room, seven living areas, game Read More
As inventory remains at low levels throughout the nation and in North Texas, home construction and builder confidence must climb higher. Luckily, it has in both areas. According to the Dallas Morning News, U.S. home builder confidence in the housing market inched up a bit higher in March. The National Read More
The American Dream was once to move to the suburbs, find a home on a large lot with a picket fence and purchase a stylish car, but people today are wanting more amenities nearby and communities that don’t require a car ride to reach every destination. From ever-increasing gas prices Read More
The upscale neighborhood of Uptown in the heart of Dallas is home to high-end retail and dining options, luxury residences and top-notch office space. Steeped in history and boasting an ideal location that connects to nearby neighborhoods, Uptown is one of the most sought-after urban hubs in Dallas. And has Read More
The Dallas-based development firm Billingsley Co. recently signed its first major corporate tenant, Monitronics International Inc. The company has been through major growth in the past few years, and it has plans to hire an additional 1,000 employees when they move into the developed campus. This deal is expected to Read More
Spring fever is on the minds of people throughout the nation, and that’s no exception in Texas. With warmer weather on the horizon, people throughout the area are gearing up for outdoor activities and lawn care. Texas home owners with backyards they deem boring or too slated for proper landscaping Read More