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Logistics of building a $2B 4,500 home subdivision


It takes a lot of $$$ as in $2B + to build a 4,500 home subdivision.   Besides money the logistics of putting the puzzle together, so to speak, is probably in excess of 10 plus years by the time the developer gets to pouring the foundation for home # 4500. But that’s what the […]

Jerry’s taking his Blue Star Land to Prosper


Blue Star Land heads North And in case you’re not familiar with where Prosper, TX is……it’s just eight miles due north up the DNT from The Star in Frisco and will be known as the Gates of Prosper. As we all know Blue Star Land, The Jones Families Real Estate development division, thinks through all aspects […]

Real Estate Development Progresses in Plano


Steve Brown/Real Estate Editor for DMN always keeps readers ‘in the know’!  Here’s a perfect example from Steve’s May 18, 2015 Biz Beat Blog on Liberty Mutual’s new West Plano office campus in the $2 billion Legacy West mixed-use development. For those that might not be familiar with Steve Brown ….. he is the longstanding […]

What does a Waffle Wagon have to do with new homes?


New Homes for Baby Boomers in Dallas New home builders like Dunhill Homes out of DALLAS  utilize The Waffle Wagon out of Denton to promote the opening of  new subdivisions to both REALTORS and potential new home buyers. The last time I met with Chris Hartley, VP of Marketing for Dunhill Homes, indicated that Dunhill Homes is starting […]

Dallas Farmers Market In Bloom


Fresh Food I’ve been going to the Dallas farmers market lately to pick up fresh veggies.   The market has gotten so much smaller the last few years…so sad to say. The line at Pecan Lodge is really the only signs of life.  Did I say YUM!  And the carrots were the biggest I’ve ever […]

Klyde Warren Park Pics


The Klyde Warren Park is not as big as I thought it would be but it seems to be the right size nonetheless…

Good Winter Weather in North Texas


My brother just moved to Chicago and having lived many of my younger years in COLD climates, I just love to bask in the war January sun before our COLD hits.  Hope it’s not like last year.  We could use a mild winter.

Buyers Home Tour – Preston Hollow Area


Home Tour – Preston Hollow Do you ever wonder what the inside of homes look like in a particular area?  What the finish out is, floor plan, amenities and quality? You can see the outside but not the inside?  Here’s a tour of gorgeous homes to get you acquainted with the area. If you like: […]

The wait if finally over…AT&T Performing Arts Center in Dallas, of course…


Dallas Center for the Performing Arts

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