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Downtown Dallas office leasing up five times more than a year ago

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Recent News | Comments Off on Downtown Dallas office leasing up five times more than a year ago

By STEVE BROWN Real Estate Editor stevebrown@dallasnews.com Published:Ai??28 September 2014 09:31 PM Updated:Ai??29 September 2014 11:14 AM Downtown Dallas has seen a big jump in office leasing this year. And a new report by commercial real estate firm JLL says that the central business district leads the area in net office occupancy gains. Expanding and relocating tenants leased about 558,000 square feet of office space downtown through the third quarter of 2014,...

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Why Investors Are Flocking to Downtown Dallas

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Recent News | Comments Off on Why Investors Are Flocking to Downtown Dallas

  With a flurry of redevlopment projects underway, the cityai??i??s urban core is finally getting its due.Ai??More than 5 million square feet in office leases will come up for renewal in downtown buildings during the next four years or so. BY CHRISTINE PEREZFROM D CEO SEPTEMBER 2014 Huge corporateAi??campuses are being built in the northern suburbs, and Uptown office buildings are securing record-breaking rental rates. But the biggest commercial real estate story in Dallas may be the revitalization of the cityai??i??s urban core, where a...

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Freemasons open 100-year-old time capsule in downtown Dallas

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Recent News | Comments Off on Freemasons open 100-year-old time capsule in downtown Dallas

Malcolm Shaw, past master of Tannehill Masonic Lodge 52, took a photo of a 1913 Dallas Morning News that was buried in a time capsule that was opened Saturday. Published: Sunday, March 30, 2014 By: Nanette Light nlight@dallasnews.com It took longer than expected to crack. For several hours Saturday, a group of Freemasons, a centuries-old fraternal order, stood at Main and Pearl streets downtown waiting to uncover an entombed time capsule buried 100 years ago in the...

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Downtown Dallasai??i?? Hartford Building changes hands and will be remodeled

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Recent News | Comments Off on Downtown Dallasai??i?? Hartford Building changes hands and will be remodeled

ByAi??Steve Brown stevebrown@dallasnews.com 2:56 pm on May 14, 2013Ai??|Ai??Permalink The Hartford Building opened in 1959.Ai??(Steve Brown) Downtown Dallasai??i?? historic Hartford Building has a new owner who plans to remodel the tower for loft-style office space. The 14-story building at Bryan and St. Paul streets has been purchased by Dallas investor and developer Ken Good Jr. Opened in 1959, the brick building was the first downtown high-rise built by...

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Good Signature recognized by Addison Mayor Todd Meier

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Recent News | Comments Off on Good Signature recognized by Addison Mayor Todd Meier

8.2.13 Weekly Update from Mayor Todd Meier … “On Tuesday I metAi??with CEO Ken Good of Good Signature ManagementAi??to review his project at the former Mattress Giant location at 14665 Midway Road.Ai?? Ken and his team have done an amazing jobAi??of taking over the 60,000 square feetAi??of space and reusing, rebuilding, restoring and repurposing the space that is now home toAi??10 new AddisonAi??businesses, creating over 200 jobs!Ai?? While we were sorry to see Mattress Giant merge and subsequently leave us, Ken and his team now...

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Dallas Morning News: 14 November 2013

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Editorial: Creative use of park (and parking) space critical to Pacific Plaza Park Mona Reeder/Staff Photographer The proposed Pacific Plaza is now a parking lot. Some want parking to be part of its future. Others donai??i??t want to sacrifice a lot of parkland. In 2004, the city of Dallas put together the Downtown Parks Master Plan. It envisioned a downtown ringed, not just with freeways, but an emerald necklace of green spaces. Three new parks would be shining broaches in the parks masterwork: Belo Garden, Main Street Garden and Pacific...

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Downtown Dallas is really heating up.

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in Recent News | Comments Off on Downtown Dallas is really heating up.

Investment firmai??i??s move to downtown Dallas another sign of turnaround stevebrown@dallasnews.com Published:Ai??12 December 2013 10:16 PM Ai??In the real estate business, timing can trump location when it comes to deals. Back in the late 1990s when one of Dallasai??i?? biggest oil companies was looking for a new office location, downtown boosters hoped to land it. Finaai??i??s top officers were big supporters of Dallas civic and cultural organizations. And an...

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Dallas Morning News: 8 November 2013

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Developers set to begin construction on downtownai??i??s next apartment high-rise at One Dallas Center By STEVE BROWN Real Estate Editor stevebrown@dallasnews.com Published:Ai??08 November 2013 03:30 PM Construction will start in two weeks to convert the upper floors of the One Dallas Center tower in downtown Dallas into apartments. The 276-unit project will occupy the top 16 floors of the office tower at Bryan and St. Paul streets. Developer Todd Interests and...

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