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by Warrior2015
03 Jul 2020 23:08
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Henderson Avenue Corridor
Replies: 233
Views: 104757

Re: Henderson Avenue Corridor

malachi896 wrote:
eburress wrote:That makes sense. I looked back at the plans and was bummed to see the road surface is going to be asphalt, rather than concrete.


Agreed. It needs a concrete resurfacing!

How come?
by Warrior2015
27 Jun 2020 16:48
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park: The Victor (~453FT / 39ST)
Replies: 107
Views: 49419

Re: Victory Park: The Victor (~453FT / 39ST)

R1070 wrote:They should be finishing the top now.
by Warrior2015
29 May 2020 15:13
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 475
Views: 210737

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

https://www.dmagazine.com/commercial-re ... ion-phase/

So looks like construction should be starting in a month on july 1st
by Warrior2015
29 May 2020 14:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 475
Views: 210737

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

Tnexster wrote:Maybe they are waiting to see how AMLI and Atelier do before committing to another new residential project so close to Ross. Don't those two account for close to 700 units?

Actually over 700. Somewhere around 740.
by Warrior2015
28 May 2020 10:29
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 475
Views: 210737

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

If the hotel starts whats the likelihood we would get the residential portion since we haven't seen new construction residential in Downtown Dallas except in the Farmers Market area. Up until now everything apartment residential in the CBD has been old building conversions. I mean we are basically ...
by Warrior2015
21 May 2020 15:49
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd
Replies: 40
Views: 12832

Re: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd

clcrash19 wrote:Yes, They were working on it the other day when I drove by

Like has vertical construction started? Also do you know if all 3 buildings started at the same time or will they be built in phases?
by Warrior2015
21 May 2020 13:12
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd
Replies: 40
Views: 12832

Re: TC Area: 2727 Turtle Creek Blvd

Has this project started ?
by Warrior2015
19 May 2020 15:58
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: New Census Population Estimates
Replies: 147
Views: 50153

Re: New Census Population Estimates

If Dallas were somehow able to adequately develop south Dallas those numbers would likely turn. In order for that to happen there would have to be a black exodus and a white interest in order for development to take off down there.Other than that, its going to keep being "charity" like de...
by Warrior2015
09 May 2020 18:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School
Replies: 70
Views: 30096

Re: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School

New article in the DMN regarding the affordable housing high rise. Nothing new to note but it does appear the project is officially breaking ground. https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2020/03/03/new-downtown-dallas-high-rise-will-bring-affordable-housing/ Developers are breaking ground...
by Warrior2015
08 May 2020 18:29
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: AT&T Discovery District
Replies: 381
Views: 145580

Re: AT&T Discovery District

mdg109 wrote:The finish out of this project is really good. It will definitely be a destination for downtown once everything is up and running. I really like how they made the dead space along Commerce into a large patio.


Looks incredible. Seems like a good date night spot.
by Warrior2015
02 May 2020 19:02
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oaklawn: 2929 Oak Lawn
Replies: 48
Views: 15990

Re: Oaklawn: 2929 Oak Lawn

JDumont146 wrote:In case this hasn't been updated already, Office Depot has been demolished and digging for the underground parking has been going on for a few days now. Can't wait to see this one!


So construction has started? How about the other high rise down the street from this one?
by Warrior2015
30 Apr 2020 10:33
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Downtown: Carpenter Park
Replies: 25
Views: 7985

Re: Downtown: Carpenter Park

Hadn't seen this update elsewhere. Figured itd fit here. First Look: The Redesign of Downtown Dallas’ Carpenter Park ...A new green space in Dallas’ urban core is expected to spark more development in Deep Ellum, a neighborhood that has emerged in recent months as an office, residential, and retail...
by Warrior2015
29 Apr 2020 16:48
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

mdg109 wrote:It's good to see the front of the Knights of Pythias building finally redone. Went running through here a couple days ago. The new sidewalks and trees would make it a pretty pleasant walk all the way to the East Quarter.


Wow that hotel is looking really nice
by Warrior2015
28 Apr 2020 09:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

uber.headquarters.dallas.jpg Here's better rendering of the Uber tower in the Epic development that's currently coming out of the ground. Do you think uber will survive through this pandemic? IDK, the drivers I've talked to lately have all said they haven't been to DFW in at last 2-3 weeks, and are...
by Warrior2015
27 Apr 2020 22:56
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

rono3849 wrote:uber.headquarters.dallas.jpg

Here's better rendering of the Uber tower in the Epic development that's currently coming out of the ground.


Do you think uber will survive through this pandemic?
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 19:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: AT&T Discovery District
Replies: 381
Views: 145580

Re: AT&T Discovery District

eburress wrote:Looking good!


Yeah it looks quite nice. Lots of security posted up throughout the plaza
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 18:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)
Replies: 776
Views: 386323

Re: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)

clcrash19 wrote:This building looks amazing driving by, really a nice addition to the skyline


Yeah it really looks sexy from victory park
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 12:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel
Replies: 546
Views: 245015

Re: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel

dallaz wrote:^^^ The marble looks fantastic...

It really does.
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 11:31
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: AT&T Discovery District
Replies: 381
Views: 145580

Re: AT&T Discovery District

Progress at the Discovery District as of 4/23/2020
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 11:28
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 284
Views: 122792

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

Progress on the 300 pearl building. Lots of activity going on this morning as of 4/23/2020
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 11:24
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel
Replies: 546
Views: 245015

Re: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel

Quite a bit of activity at the street level today 4/23/2020 at 1401 elm. Couldn't tell if activity was going on inside.
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 11:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)
Replies: 776
Views: 386323

Re: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)

This was from this morning 4/23/2020 the little thing at the top was lifted
by Warrior2015
23 Apr 2020 11:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: The Stack - 2700 Commerce
Replies: 107
Views: 29315

Re: Deep Ellum: The Stack - 2700 Commerce

maconahey wrote:From KDC's Epic II webcam:

Image


Progress on the stack lots of activity on site and all along commerce street from downtown to deep ellum as of 4/23/2020
by Warrior2015
22 Apr 2020 21:27
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 391
Views: 189144

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

There were alot of workers here on site today.
by Warrior2015
22 Apr 2020 16:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 391
Views: 189144

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

eburress wrote:So happy to see this one continue to rise! This will be pretty with those 9 additional floors!


From today 4/22/2020
by Warrior2015
02 Apr 2020 10:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/local-companies/2020/03/31/uber-pausing-dallas-hiring-postponing-construction-until-2021-due-to-coronavirus/ Sounds like Uber is pausing construction for the foreseeable future. Hopefully we didn't just get our first unfinished "Stonehenge" for this pre...
by Warrior2015
28 Mar 2020 15:27
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 391
Views: 189144

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

rono3849 wrote:olive.1.jpgolive.2.jpgolive.3.jpg

The Flora & Olive Tower continues to rise during the lockdown. It's impact on the skyline is impressive with only 10 more stories to go. :)


This is one very wide building!
by Warrior2015
19 Feb 2020 16:22
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 745
Views: 300625

Re: Victory Park 3.0

I would have never thought we would be looking at most of Victory Park being built out at this point. Very exciting especially with lower Uptown bumping up next to all of this with even more high rises and hotels. Yeah and it would be nice if those apartments across from the union and next to Perot...
by Warrior2015
19 Feb 2020 13:29
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel
Replies: 546
Views: 245015

Re: DD: 1401 Elm and Thompson Hotel

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/rea ... ew-tenant/

Downtown Dallas Inc will be relocating its offices to this building when it opens later this year. Also the name has been changed to "The National".
by Warrior2015
17 Feb 2020 21:56
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 393
Views: 179764

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Lol it's funny if you look closely you can see the little leaning tower still standing in front of the Cityplace building!
by Warrior2015
17 Feb 2020 17:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 391
Views: 189144

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

Its going to be 41 stories not 39
by Warrior2015
15 Feb 2020 18:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 304
Views: 126346

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

dzh wrote:I really hope one of the buildings in this development is as tall, or taller than Cityplace Tower. It'd be nice to get some tall buildings outside of the CBD.

Yeah like in Houston
by Warrior2015
13 Feb 2020 14:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

Deep Ellum Boom An entertainment district that once was a hotbed for jazz and blues, the Deep Ellum neighborhood east of downtown Dallas is undergoing a dramatic transformation, courtesy of Westdale Real Estate Investment and Management. The company is adding work to the live-play mix with a massive...
by Warrior2015
10 Feb 2020 18:46
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)
Replies: 776
Views: 386323

Re: Downtown Dallas: AMLI Fountain Place (562 FT / 46 ST)

I wonder what's the starting price for a studio ?
by Warrior2015
13 Dec 2019 12:43
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 745
Views: 300625

Re: Victory Park 3.0

Tivo_Kenevil wrote:I went to Chipotle yesterday. Line was out the door. There needs to more fast casual in the area. Jimmy John's is still there; but it's Jimmy John's... I'd like to see maybe a Torchy's or something along those lines.

How was the foot traffic overall in that area when you went?
by Warrior2015
14 Nov 2019 13:49
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple
Replies: 556
Views: 205112

Re: Deep Ellum: Epic ~ Knights of Pythias Temple

eburress wrote:Meh. Not in love with the new tower. I find that top part awkward and inelegant.

I think it will turn out better than the renderings
by Warrior2015
24 Oct 2019 10:26
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Novel Deep Ellum
Replies: 24
Views: 8932

Re: Deep Ellum: Novel Deep Ellum

Tnexster wrote:Nice pic of the Novel project.....

As Deep Ellum project wraps up, developer eyes Turtle Creek for 20-story tower

https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news ... creek.html

Turned out alot better than I expected. Very nice!
by Warrior2015
02 Oct 2019 14:16
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 284
Views: 122792

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/rea ... ice-space/

Wow the Masonic temple is now office space and has been renovated nicely!
by Warrior2015
13 Aug 2019 12:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 740
Views: 286422

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

There are major fights every weekend on 6th street, but they are always just drunken brawls that are broken up by the mounted police (lol.) and it's almost part of the party vibe. If Deep Ellum is actually experiencing violent crime on a weekly basis, especially ones involving gunfire, then we have...
by Warrior2015
11 Jun 2019 22:34
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 393
Views: 179764

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Did the weir furniture project start yet?
by Warrior2015
14 May 2019 15:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 130
Views: 45820

Re: The Link at Uptown

dallaz wrote:Progress is coming along quickly

Does that have to come down?
by Warrior2015
13 May 2019 14:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 391
Views: 189144

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

Tivo_Kenevil wrote:I seriously forget this project is underway. So slow.

Ya kind of like the city lights project with the Tom thumb underway
by Warrior2015
06 Dec 2018 08:53
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Most Exciting Project?
Replies: 24
Views: 7039

Re: Most Exciting Project?

1.Drever
2.Epic
3.exxir bishop arts construction
4. Discovery district.
5. Central market
6.henderson Avenue project
7.weir furniture tower
8. Amli fp
9. Flora arts tower
10. D2
by Warrior2015
17 Nov 2018 22:39
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 130
Views: 45820

Re: The Link at Uptown

Well look on the bright side. We have the 39 story high rise in VP going up, amli fointian place, and the 40 story arts district high rise !
by Warrior2015
05 Nov 2018 12:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?
Replies: 1067
Views: 352936

Re: Could Dallas land Amazon HQ '2'?

So dallas made the top 3?
by Warrior2015
05 Nov 2018 12:10
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings
Replies: 481
Views: 206321

Re: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings

Café Express in Uptown has officially closed... Sad to see this one go. So many great memories of eating at Café Express when I lived in Uptown. That leaves just 1 CE in Dallas and 6 others in Houston. http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/restaurants-bars/11-02-18-cafe-express-uptown-dallas-mckinney-a...
by Warrior2015
05 Nov 2018 02:22
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 745
Views: 300625

Re: Victory Park 3.0

Once Victory Park Lane gets more built out the area will be worth walking. Under construction now are Ramen, Dibbs, Coworking/Coffee, a liqour store and Hero. Already open are Imoto, Billy Can Can, Mesero, It’s Sugar, W, Neo, Cinepolis and sundry smaller shops. So it’s getting there. Ya also the un...

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