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by R1070
25 Jan 2017 22:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Retail
Replies: 199
Views: 26157

Re: Downtown Dallas: Retail

Downtown needs more laid back spots for people to eat. Where's the Chili's? Cheesecake Factory? Rainforest Cafe? Things that families going to parks can take their kids to. Not everything should be upscale downtown. It needs to be a good mix like the restaurant mix at the San Antonio River Walk or d...
by R1070
23 Jan 2017 22:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Hall Street Condos (2934 N. Hall St.) (6 ST)
Replies: 31
Views: 7098

Re: Uptown Dallas: New Hotel at Hall and Oak Grove

Businesses are also worried about deliveries blocking traffic. Both sides of the strip have big parking lots right behind the retail. The trucks can't pull in there and deliver the items from the back?
by R1070
23 Jan 2017 21:50
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: 1900 Pearl (362 FT | 25 ST)
Replies: 163
Views: 32630

Re: Arts District: 1900 Pearl (362 FT | 25 ST)

Perhaps the garage is so large because they anticipate revenue from the Arts District and Klyde Warren Park attendees looking for parking.
by R1070
22 Jan 2017 17:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings
Replies: 202
Views: 24942

Re: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings

Car Wash and TLC spots could combine to be a pretty nice development site!
by R1070
22 Jan 2017 09:55
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 111
Views: 17263

Re: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor

Atleast they put the building in the front and parking in the rear though. Baby steps for Dallas. lol
by R1070
21 Jan 2017 23:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings
Replies: 202
Views: 24942

Re: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings

Finally. Bulldoze it!
by R1070
19 Jan 2017 20:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: M Line Tower (240 FT / 20 ST)
Replies: 64
Views: 15674

Re: Uptown Dallas: M Line Tower - 20 Floors

I feel like with these developers you never really know the exact floor count until the project tops out. lol
by R1070
19 Jan 2017 20:50
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)
Replies: 127
Views: 25072

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Here's a page showing 390': http://harwoodinternational.com/development/bleu-ciel/ FAA no-hazard determination in 2013 for 400': https://oeaaa.faa.gov/oeaaa/external/searchAction.jsp?action=displayOECase&oeCaseID=193669249&row=5 It's funny that the FAA site says 400 feet and 32 floors and t...
by R1070
19 Jan 2017 20:48
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)
Replies: 127
Views: 25072

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

joshua.dodd wrote:What floor are they on?


I believe they are working on 31 now.
by R1070
18 Jan 2017 18:01
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: M Line Tower (240 FT / 20 ST)
Replies: 64
Views: 15674

Re: Uptown Dallas: M Line Tower - 20 Floors

I've heard 19 and 20 floors for this one. Which one is it?
by R1070
18 Jan 2017 18:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Hall Street Condos (2934 N. Hall St.) (6 ST)
Replies: 31
Views: 7098

Re: Uptown Dallas: New Hotel at Hall and Oak Grove

Knox, Oak Lawn and Cedar Springs need their head-in parking converted as well. It's a traffic hazard and simply ugly.
by R1070
18 Jan 2017 17:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: One Uptown (~235 FT | 20 ST)
Replies: 41
Views: 9474

Re: Uptown Dallas: One Uptown (~235 FT | 20 ST)

I agree. Fogo looks good next to BF. The lights are very cool! This is one sharp building. We need more of this!
by R1070
16 Jan 2017 18:55
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Dream Hotel
Replies: 71
Views: 14159

Re: Uptown Dallas: Dream Hotel

I've noticed valets are starting to locate off of McKinney which is helping with some traffic issues.
by R1070
16 Jan 2017 18:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

I knew something was up with Vans when Design Within Reach was set to go into the old American Apparel space. That space alone wouldn't have been large enough. Now it all makes sense. I keep getting this gut feeling that Bath & Body Works will eventually move upstairs into a larger space and add...
by R1070
15 Jan 2017 21:18
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Thanksgiving Tower
Replies: 34
Views: 7321

Re: Downtown Dallas: Thanksgiving Tower

The LEDs on top are lit up tonight.
by R1070
13 Jan 2017 18:58
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

or maybe the little restaurant space outside NM on the 2nd level when that taco place closed. On another note, the new Lush store is awesome! As for Tom's I don't think it's going into the previous Aveda space any longer. They took that off of the map and moved it to a 2018 opening. I'm thinking it ...
by R1070
13 Jan 2017 18:54
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Thanksgiving Tower
Replies: 14
Views: 2946

Re: Thanksgiving Tower Curb Relocation

I wish Elm had trees!
by R1070
12 Jan 2017 19:28
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Sugarfina products are so good! Perhaps this will go into the previous Yumilicious space?
by R1070
11 Jan 2017 18:35
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)
Replies: 127
Views: 25072

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

I was thinking this building was going to be taller than 400'. I don't recall seeing 390', did the height get reduced?
by R1070
10 Jan 2017 18:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Teavana is in fact moving to a larger space. It's moving into the old Lush spot on the 1st floor.
by R1070
05 Jan 2017 22:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Yumilicious Frozen Yogurt next to Sperry on Level 2 is now gone!
by R1070
05 Jan 2017 22:05
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Hall Street Condos (2934 N. Hall St.) (6 ST)
Replies: 31
Views: 7098

Re: Uptown Dallas: New Hotel at Hall and Oak Grove

I wonder how tall...

Uptown needs more hotels in the northern section.
by R1070
04 Jan 2017 20:24
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park: SkyHouse Victory Place (290 FT / 25 ST)
Replies: 65
Views: 12076

Re: Victory Park: SkyHouse Victory Place (290 FT / 25 ST)

The CBD, Oak Lawn, Knox District, Addison, Las Colinas are all great places to expand their brand.
by R1070
04 Jan 2017 20:19
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Hall Street Condos (2934 N. Hall St.) (6 ST)
Replies: 31
Views: 7098

Re: Uptown Dallas: New Hotel at Hall and Oak Grove

Is this taking over the TBD bar?
by R1070
03 Jan 2017 20:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Thanksgiving Tower
Replies: 34
Views: 7321

Re: Downtown Dallas: Thanksgiving Tower

I wonder when the LED at the top of the building will be re-lit.
by R1070
31 Dec 2016 19:13
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park: Cinépolis /The 23 (~273 FT / 23 ST)
Replies: 96
Views: 23810

Re: Victory Park: Cinépolis /The 23 (23 ST)

willyk wrote:15 poured. 7 to go.


I believe there's 8 more to go. Isn't it to be 23 floors?
by R1070
30 Dec 2016 15:10
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Pac Sun is now closed and Clark's will be moving upstairs to the old Crocs space. Also, I'm thinking Origins will move to a different spot with all of these other spaces opening up. Interesting move as it takes Clark's away from the cluster of show stores on the first level. It does put it near Roc...
by R1070
29 Dec 2016 16:49
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Pac Sun is now closed and Clark's will be moving upstairs to the old Crocs space.

Also, I'm thinking Origins will move to a different spot with all of these other spaces opening up.
by R1070
28 Dec 2016 18:02
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Highland Park Village
Replies: 51
Views: 8495

Re: Highland Park Village

Filson's pop-up store is now closed. Tracy Anderson's pop-up location is closing soon and Shinola is moving to NorthPark. It looks like Maison de Mode has closed (I could be mistaken).

Any news on new stores coming into the shopping center?
by R1070
28 Dec 2016 18:01
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Lawn
Replies: 211
Views: 31942

Re: Oak Lawn

I wish the city would freak out over suburban development as much as they do when someone tries to build something tall or dense!
by R1070
28 Dec 2016 17:56
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

That's odd that Design Within Reach is moving to the American Apparel spot because I thought they were looking for a bigger space. I don't this that's much larger of a space.
by R1070
21 Dec 2016 11:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 170
Views: 28855

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Any word on what exactly will go into the old Chili's and any word on the new apt building where Sur la Table used to be?
by R1070
20 Dec 2016 21:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Jasimm wrote:The Limited, Crocs Store, and American Apparel are all in the process/or already have closed.

Ugg Australia is now open.


I saw that today. Those spaces would be good for some first level stores to move up and clear space on the first floor.
by R1070
20 Dec 2016 20:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

It is my understanding that Shinola and Filson at HP Village are temporary stores. Any idea where this will be located in the mall? I thought I remembered that they were temporary but they have stayed longer than a "pop-up" usually does so I figured they were permanent now. But no idea on...
by R1070
18 Dec 2016 13:19
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

It is my understanding that Shinola and Filson at HP Village are temporary stores.

Any idea where this will be located in the mall?
by R1070
14 Dec 2016 22:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 11 (The Forum)
Replies: 26
Views: 5704

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 11 (The Forum)

Even if the shortest of the three tall towers was built that would be awesome!
by R1070
14 Dec 2016 22:35
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Tabot's was reported to be vacating in an article that first announced all of the shuffling, but it's still around. Maybe it's sticking around through 2017 and that's where some of the 2018 announcements will go? It just looks odd where it is now. Other stores that just look odd where they are: Luck...
by R1070
13 Dec 2016 18:20
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side
Replies: 170
Views: 28855

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

I'm glad it didn't fill up with restaurants!
by R1070
12 Dec 2016 19:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Henderson Avenue Corridor
Replies: 53
Views: 8760

Re: Henderson Avenue Corridor

It would be nice if all of Henderson got a complete streetscape redo.
by R1070
12 Dec 2016 19:50
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: McKinney/Boll Tower - 2614 McKinney Ave - (18 ST)
Replies: 121
Views: 17391

Re: McKinney/Boll Tower - 2614 McKinney Ave - (18 ST)

There's some other lots on McKinney that could really use some new development like where The Den/Jake's Hamburgers is, the gas station next to ZaZa, the corner at Hall and McKinney with the surface parking and old lowrise buildings. Then hopefully the old Sun Fresh Market lot is redevelopment into ...
by R1070
12 Dec 2016 19:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Northpark Center
Replies: 293
Views: 43895

Re: Northpark Center

Anyone have the scoop on NARS? It's on the map and the buildout is still up in the mall, but it's not listed in the who's coming section on the mall's website. Also, any scoop on who will take the place where Lush will be vacating? I imagine a current store within the mall will relocate there. Teava...
by R1070
12 Dec 2016 19:37
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)
Replies: 57
Views: 14273

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)

ContriveDallasite wrote:This supposed to be next to the Retail Connection office building?


Yes, that lot. Where Harwood had proposed the Oliver tower in the past. It's currently where Saint Anne's valet parking lot is. I guess that's technically not Cedar Springs right there. Maybe it's Harry Hines and Olive?
by R1070
11 Dec 2016 19:02
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)
Replies: 57
Views: 14273

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)

I wasn't sure where to put this, but there's signage on each side of the surface parking lot at Cedar Springs and Olive Street saying that a 22 story highrise will start in the Spring. Anyone have any information on this?
by R1070
30 Nov 2016 19:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Lawn
Replies: 211
Views: 31942

Re: Oak Lawn

That Melrose deal needs to be for a parking garage!
by R1070
27 Nov 2016 17:08
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)
Replies: 57
Views: 14273

Re: Harwood Int'l District: Harwood No. 8 (New Rolex Building)

Hmm...I guess this one won't be white like in the rendering.

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