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.
Kroger has purchased a tract of land along Hall Street north of Ross Avenue near the Dallas Arts District with plans to build a new urban grocery store in the area. While the company is not yet discussing when the store will open or how big it will be, the Read More
The Dallas-based development firm Lincoln Property Co. has purchased a tract of land in the Dallas Arts District. Purchased from the Dallas Symphony Foundation, the land will be used to build a 23-story office tower that will house a fitness center, restaurant, a conference center and an amenity deck overlooking Read More
In a 10-5 vote, the Dallas City Council has awarded TXU Energy with a new contract to continue providing electricity to the city for another five years. The decision was made after hiring a consultant to determine whether or not an extension of the current TXU contract was the best Read More
7-Eleven Inc. has recently announced that it has gained approved for a $41.5 million loan in order to construct its new corporate headquarters. The 325,000 square foot facility will be located on a 21.6 acre plot of land within the Cypress Waters master-planned community in Dallas and Irving. Cypress Waters Read More
As the Dallas metro region continues to draw in new businesses, the residents benefit in a number of different ways. First, the new businesses often provide new products or services to the region. Second, the new businesses frequently bring new employment opportunities. Finally, the new businesses help to further boost Read More
More jobs will soon be coming to Dallas as the creative technology studio Chaotic Moon makes plans to open a local office in the city. The Austin-based company plans to hire approximately 250 people in the next three years after completing the move. Chaotic Moon’s expansion to North Texas represents Read More
Are you interested in purchasing a home in the North Texas area? If so, you may be wondering how much money you will need in order to purchase an acceptable home in the region. While homes are priced within a wide range of price points in North Texas, a recent Read More
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas has received a $16.6 million award from The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Approximately $12 million of these funds will go toward research grants while around $4 million will go toward recruitment of scientists. These funds combined with grants previously Read More
A growing number of those who are looking for a home are interested in renting or purchasing a multifamily home. For some, this trend began after the housing bubble burst and individuals were left with no choice but to live with other family members in order to make ends meet. Read More
Purchasing a newly constructed home is an exciting moment in anyone’s life. Not only do you get to plan the house to be exactly as you want it, but you get to move into a brand new home that is theoretically in perfect shape and condition. On the other hand, Read More