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.
Five North Texas businesses were recently included in Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials. The publication’s list of workplaces, which was the first of its kind to be compiled by the magazine, ranked national companies based on the quality of experience they provided to young employees. Read More
If you are looking for something to add to your home that will add style as well as functionality, you might want to consider installing a new ceiling fan. In fact, there are many benefits to installing a ceiling fan in your North Texas home. Here is a look at Read More
For reptile and exotic animal lovers throughout the Dallas area, the Repticon Reptile and Exotic Animal Show is a must-see. Now a staple in Texas, the Repticon show offers opportunities to see and purchase a variety of reptiles, amphibians and other exotic animals while also participating in opportunities to win Read More
A solution is underway for adding to the flood control ability of the Trinity River. While the plan is still in its early stages, the public-private partnership could lead to a new city amenity that serves a valuable purpose to the city and its residents. Exploring the Water Gardens Proposal Read More
A recent report entitled the National Green Building Certified Homes Report found that 92 percent of people who own a “green” home would choose to do so again. Only three percent of those surveyed said they would not while five percent indicated they were not sure. With such overwhelming numbers Read More
Matchbox Food Group pizza bistro, which is based in Washington, D.C., has announced plans to open its first restaurant in Texas. Matchbox Food Group Currently operating five locations in the Washington, D.C. area, Matchbox Food Group was started by four friends nearly a decade ago. The first restaurant, which was Read More
Dallas-based Champion Partners has announced plans to spend millions of dollars to rebrand and modernize a high-rise building located at 3500 Maple Avenue. Once complete, the building will be known as Parkside Tower. Rescuing a Troubled Building Formerly known as simply 3500 Maple, the high-rise building purchased by Champion Partners Read More
Do you have a child who loves to play soccer? If your child, whether a girl or a boy, has a true talent for soccer, you will certainly want to look into participating in this year’s Dallas International Soccer Festival. Not only will your child get the opportunity to play Read More
The latest Cushman & Wakefield research has found that office rents for Class A space in the Dallas/Fort Worth region have increased by 3.4 percent when comparing year-to-year data. Throughout all classes of office space, rates have increased by 4.4 percent. The increase in cost is mostly attributed to the Read More
According to recent data, home prices in the Dallas area have grown by 8.8 percent, placing the region among the top three cities in the United States in terms of rising home prices. The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices indicate that home prices are continuing to go up throughout the country, Read More