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by NdoorTX
17 Feb 2019 14:32
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 31
Views: 3003

Re: The Link at Uptown

Cool aerial video if you have 20 mns. to watch. I wish the operator would have done other Dallas tower corridors like 75N to 635, Preston Center and DNT. Harwood does have some great looking canyons that are impressive from up high. I wish, after viewing this YouTube video, Dallas would concentrate ...
by NdoorTX
24 Jan 2019 17:47
Forum: Art + Sol
Topic: DTD: Crow Museum of Asian Art
Replies: 9
Views: 1791

Re: DTD: Crow Museum of Asian Art

My partner- an insider in museums- had heard about this a few moths back from the Crow's Director. He had thought the museum was going to pick up and move to Richardson, but having two museums is a more comforting thought than losing a museum to the "burbs where is might have less appeal and fo...
by NdoorTX
24 Jan 2019 09:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 418
Views: 91071

Re: Northpark Center

WOW! we have some serious sleuthers on here peaking into every corner...
by NdoorTX
02 Jan 2019 22:08
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Where is the intel on CB2 coming from? Very exciting if that is true! Simply from asking the official looking guys who were locking up the doors on my way to lunch from RH to Chipotle. They mentioned it had been leased- to CB2. I don't know anything about the building being torn down or replaced. A...
by NdoorTX
31 Dec 2018 20:32
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Mecox- behind RH- has put up two large "Moving" signs on the windows outside their doors. Looks like Knox will be very busy next year with the strip redo on McKinney, Weirs getting demoed for the new tower, RH getting ready to start their flagship Gallery and the old 4510 space getting con...
by NdoorTX
30 Dec 2018 11:41
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

R1070 wrote:I thought the Enterprise spot already closed.


I’m sure they have. I think they are now at the Knox Park center fronting
75 @ Knox
by NdoorTX
27 Dec 2018 15:22
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Hoque Global Cedars- So Good
Replies: 23
Views: 2148

Re: Hoque Global Cedars- So Good

Tivo_Kenevil wrote:East Cedars would've been better.


Much better option...
by NdoorTX
14 Dec 2018 00:45
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?
Replies: 1030
Views: 183533

Re: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?

Dallas’ HQ2 Super-Site Could Lure Other Big Tenant The city of Dallas and its real estate professionals were able to amass 28 million square feet for Amazon HQ2. It's all up for grabs now. BY JEREMIAH JENSEN Last night at HKS Inc.’s downtown office, firm executives welcomed Mayor Mike Rawlings, Dall...
by NdoorTX
10 Dec 2018 22:44
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Design District 1.0
Replies: 42
Views: 6260

Re: Design District 1.0

I think Dunhill is a little too proud of their building sites, and that’s why DD is stuck in neutral. I couldn't agree more. DD is poised to be the next great neighborhood in Dallas along w/ DTD, but things seem to move at a snails pace. I don't want to see total decimation of the existing building...
by NdoorTX
08 Dec 2018 23:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Dallas Mockingbird Station
Replies: 56
Views: 13515

Re: Dallas Mockingbird Station

good find! two 20 story towers here would make quite the impression on this corner.
by NdoorTX
08 Dec 2018 11:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: The Hill (ex-Corner Shopping Center)
Replies: 2
Views: 779

Re: North Dallas: The Hill (ex-Corner Shopping Center)

^ I’m sure they will fairly easily. The center has gone through an extensive & innovative reconceptulization and is very appealing. The Treehouse space is not that large either. Maybe a co-working space would fet in that area that gears towards health professionals??
by NdoorTX
03 Dec 2018 12:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown - Warsaw Restaurant Office Tower
Replies: 43
Views: 9817

Re: Uptown - Warsaw Restaurant Office Tower

Uptown Dallas building site sells for new tower next door to Crescent https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2018/12/03/uptown-dallas-building-site-sells-new-tower-next-door-crescent A prime Uptown Dallas property has sold to apartment developers at one of the highest prices yet for the are...
by NdoorTX
27 Nov 2018 22:15
Forum: Urban Photography + Videography
Topic: Over Dallas - 11/25/2018
Replies: 7
Views: 860

Re: Over Dallas - 11/25/2018

great photos from a commercial flight! thanks. Uptown definitely has given DTD a run for it's money in terms of density and full lots.
by NdoorTX
25 Nov 2018 22:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Has this been posted already? [url]Weirsplaza.com[/url] Don’t think I’ve seen this rendering from GFF site. I believe so. This is new modern hardware store. huh? are you thinking this is the new RH gallery? this image is the new Weirs tower and retail on Knox/Travis, a block west of the RH on Knox/...
by NdoorTX
07 Nov 2018 00:46
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 477
Views: 92313

Re: Victory Park 3.0

New Victory Park tower will be one of the tallest outside downtown Dallas Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor Construction is about to start on a centerpiece tower in Dallas' Victory Park project. The 39-story skyscraper will be one of the tallest Dallas buildings outside of downtown. Houston-based deve...
by NdoorTX
25 Oct 2018 20:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 418
Views: 91071

Re: Northpark Center

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/retail/2018/10/23/macys-stores-dallas-frisco-among-first-us-toundergo-makeovers Northpark Macy's is getting a re-do. Why. They shouldn't be making it better they should just knock it down. Dillard's covers all the bases of a middle tier department store. The outd...
by NdoorTX
25 Oct 2018 20:05
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Tree Removals... and controversy
Replies: 2
Views: 1197

Re: Tree Removals... and controversy

It’s pretty awful that there is no happy in between & they want to clear cut those trees. I would imagine they can be more selective with the tree removal. At the least, plant crepe myrtles or other shorter species that won’t grow into a “nuisance” to appease the neighbors. Utilities should be s...
by NdoorTX
21 Oct 2018 21:50
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Galleria
Replies: 22
Views: 3645

Re: North Dallas: Galleria

Good moves. Not awe inspiring or first to market, but very solid.
by NdoorTX
20 Oct 2018 11:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Henderson Avenue Corridor
Replies: 76
Views: 19078

Re: Henderson Avenue Corridor

This is taking over the old Timothy Olton/ mattress store sight.
by NdoorTX
20 Oct 2018 08:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: High Point Crossing
Replies: 17
Views: 4569

Re: High Point Crossing

itsjrd1964 wrote:Looks like most all the center is complete (I haven't been by there yet to see).


There is nothing to see. It really is a POS development with nothing to add to neighborhood in terms of design or appeal. I wouldn’t think Uptown urban was necessary- but they didn’t improve over Medallion next door.
by NdoorTX
18 Oct 2018 23:24
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Turtle Creek : 2999 Turtle Creek Blvd
Replies: 14
Views: 3581

Re: Turtle Creek : 2999 Turtle Creek Blvd

This is exciting and depressing news. The current Cole Smith designed building is a really good interpretation of an 18th century French structure. I wish they could retain it and build a tall, slender tower towards the rear of the property that would house the hotel/ condo portion. It can be a supe...
by NdoorTX
08 Oct 2018 20:06
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Las Colinas/North Irving Development
Replies: 771
Views: 157723

Re: Las Colinas/North Irving Development

maybe the City of Irving can require TxDot to plant a tree perimeter around the site to prevent it from looking like a slag heap to passerby's. Of course keeping future access points open and unobstructed.
by NdoorTX
08 Oct 2018 00:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Midtown
Replies: 145
Views: 30464

Re: North Dallas: Midtown

Yeah, my office is connected to the Galleria, so I pop over there for Starbucks somewhat frequently, it's in pretty good shape IMO. There are still pretty high end retailers there like Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co, Michael Kors, etc. There have been a few stores that have left recently, but none...
by NdoorTX
28 Sep 2018 15:35
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 489
Views: 100686

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

^ seriously crap-tastic
by NdoorTX
11 Sep 2018 20:07
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Las Colinas/North Irving Development
Replies: 771
Views: 157723

Re: Las Colinas/North Irving Development

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by NdoorTX
11 Sep 2018 20:05
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Las Colinas/North Irving Development
Replies: 771
Views: 157723

Re: Las Colinas/North Irving Development

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by NdoorTX
11 Sep 2018 19:42
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 190
Views: 36294

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

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by NdoorTX
11 Sep 2018 10:23
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 190
Views: 36294

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

I just drove by this development- as I do every morning- and noticed that a new sign has been placed on the corner. It's a black background with digitized towers announcing De la Vega Development and a stating " Rising 2019 ". I don't know if this is flying under the radar and things are s...
by NdoorTX
06 Sep 2018 17:20
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Preston Center
Replies: 18
Views: 2846

Re: Preston Center

Saint Michael church teams up with developers for new mixed-use project in North Dallas Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor paraphrased -The last large vacant development site in North Dallas' exclusive Preston Center district is being planned for a major mixed-use development. Saint Michael and All Ang...
by NdoorTX
27 Aug 2018 16:53
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Trinity River Park
Replies: 197
Views: 33436

Re: Trinity River Park

Interesting discussion. I would have been all for the amenities and extravagances originally proposed if you had asked me a year ago. Now with all the delays, expense and possibility of having to reconstruct the features every so often after a flood, I am for a more natural looking and feeling Trini...
by NdoorTX
16 Aug 2018 15:52
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Legacy West
Replies: 305
Views: 62672

Re: Legacy West

:shock: please please bring me COS and Uniqlo... :P
by NdoorTX
12 Jul 2018 18:31
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 270
Views: 51623

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

The U.S. Army has Dallas in its sites for a new high-tech office center Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor Amazon isn't the only outfit looking at locations for a new cutting-edge office hub. The U.S. Army says it's shopping 15 cities including Dallas for a new headquarters location for its planned Fu...
by NdoorTX
12 Jul 2018 11:54
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Ventana (12 ST / 12 ST)
Replies: 32
Views: 7597

Re: North Dallas: Ventana (12 ST / 12 ST)

Looks great for a retirement home!
by NdoorTX
12 Jul 2018 11:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

I work on Knox. I have seen nothing.
by NdoorTX
12 Jul 2018 11:40
Forum: The Bus + Roads/Highways/Bridges
Topic: Lowest Stemmons Project
Replies: 28
Views: 3975

Re: Lowest Stemmons Project

so is this "fix" a temporary stop gap for TxDot or is this the re-do that replaces Project Pegasus altogether?
by NdoorTX
03 Jul 2018 23:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings
Replies: 278
Views: 60873

Re: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings

yep, RH Baby & Child + Teen
by NdoorTX
14 Jun 2018 12:27
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Grocery Stores: news/development
Replies: 108
Views: 22650

Re: Grocery Stores: news/development

Walmart plans a Lower Greenville return, but with a store you wouldn't expect Maria Halkias, Retail Writer https://www.dallasnews.com/business/retail/2018/06/14/walmart-plans-lower-greenville-return-store-wouldnt-expect Walmart is focused on Lower Greenville once again with a new concept from its Sa...
by NdoorTX
12 Jun 2018 21:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Museum Tower
Replies: 168
Views: 38723

Re: Museum Tower

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by NdoorTX
12 Jun 2018 20:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Museum Tower
Replies: 168
Views: 38723

Re: Museum Tower

A client of mine has rented a unit on floor 6- the views are great from "down low" as well! Her in building realtor said the top floor penthouse had sold & the sub penthouse was under contract for half the floor. His view of sales were not like Tucy's. Of course he's a in home realtor,...
by NdoorTX
04 May 2018 21:23
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Central Market at McKinney and Lemmon
Replies: 98
Views: 26450

Re: Uptown Dallas: Central Market at McKinney and Lemmon

Like Booker T. downtown? That would be nice. But why 2020? ^^^
by NdoorTX
21 Apr 2018 12:37
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?
Replies: 1030
Views: 183533

Re: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?

^ Smart ^
by NdoorTX
20 Apr 2018 22:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 223
Views: 52049

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

The RH Modern store opens tomorrow, April 21st. It's only the second freestanding Modern store for RH outside of LA. It is temporary and will be joined by RH Baby & Child/ Teen later this spring. These are also temporary use till construction starts on the previously mentioned RH Flagship, which...
by NdoorTX
19 Apr 2018 22:01
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 270
Views: 51623

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

The U.S. Army has Dallas in its sites for a new high-tech office center Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor Amazon isn't the only outfit looking at locations for a new cutting-edge office hub. The U.S. Army says it's shopping 15 cities including Dallas for a new headquarters location for its planned Fut...
by NdoorTX
18 Apr 2018 21:07
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 190
Views: 36294

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

This is very exciting- but are they partnered with KDC? :D :lol:

I'm hoping this developer can pull it off, but I've never heard of De la Vega Development. I hope they have more moxie and wherewithal than Beck or the Spire group.
by NdoorTX
18 Apr 2018 21:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Alpha + Inwood
Replies: 16
Views: 5227

Re: North Dallas: Alpha + Inwood

Apartment project kicks off near Dallas' Galleria Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor Apartment builder JPI has started on its next project near the Galleria - one of three the Irving builder has in the area. The Jefferson Alpha West apartments at Alpha and Inwood roads will have 409 units. The new rent...
by NdoorTX
04 Apr 2018 22:36
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oaklawn: 2929 Oak Lawn
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

Oaklawn: 2929 Oak Lawn

this is a sweet little gem I came across on Candy's Dirt. It would be a GREAT improvement over what's there. I'm hoping this is closer to reality than concept. https://candysdirt.com/2018/04/04/oak-lawn-committee-reviews-melrose-hotels-brother-another-mother/ https://candysdirt.com/wp-content/upload...
by NdoorTX
16 Mar 2018 15:37
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?
Replies: 1030
Views: 183533

Re: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?

A somewhat long, but interesting article on site selection with a strong focus on the Amazon's HQ2. You can gleam good info of if this article- even if just by scanning it.

https://www.ccim.com/newscenter/commerc ... ?gmSsoPc=1
by NdoorTX
05 Mar 2018 22:04
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Collin Creek Mall
Replies: 43
Views: 8878

Re: Collin Creek Mall

Here are some renderings from Omniplan. I don't know if they are the current vision- but quite a change! http://www.omniplan.com/work/projects/collincreek.html http://omnidev.imgix.net/media/work/project/Collin-Creek/after-collincreeklinework.jpg?lossless=true&auto=format http://omnidev.imgix.ne...
by NdoorTX
23 Feb 2018 01:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Re: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd

https://dallasnews.imgix.net/1519233530-turtle1.jpg?auto=format&q=50&or=0&w=800 https://dallasnews.imgix.net/1519233555-turtle3.jpg?w=724&h=500&auto=format&q=60&fit=clip https://dallasnews.imgix.net/1519233665-turtle4.jpg?w=724&h=500&auto=format&q=60&fit=...

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