Development group brings $6B Walsh project to Fort Worth’s Sundance Square

The development group behind the new $6 billion, 7,200-acre Walsh master-planned community in Fort Worth has opened a pop-up storefront in Fort Worth’s Sundance Square to temporarily serve as the neighborhood hub for the project.

The store will showcase Walsh’s initial development phase, which includes the construction of several model homes, at the development site near where Interstate 20 and I-30 merge, which sits 12 minutes west of the city’s central business district.

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Irving developer to build 456-unit community in Richardson’s Telecom Corridor

An Irving-based apartment developer has closed on the financing for a 456-home luxury apartment community in Richardson’s Telecom Corridor.

The community, called Jefferson Woods, is underway by Irving-based JPI near North Central Expressway and Glenville Drive and expects to begin delivering units in summer 2018.

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JPMorgan to start first move into Plano’s Legacy West in September

JPMorgan Chase will begin moving employees from a pair of offices in Lewisville into the mega bank’s new Legacy West campus in September, a spokesman confirmed to the Dallas Business Journal Wednesday.

The move will include roughly 1,600 employees, primarily in the bank’s mortgage servicing department. It’s expected to be completed in October.

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Buffett-backed Grandscape bringing retail-centric addition to massive $1.5B project

Nebraska Furniture Mart-anchored mixed-use development Grandscape will soon get a retail-centric addition as developers get underway with a new lifestyle center.

The massive $1.5 billion project — backed by business magnate Warren Buffett — will get the addition north of Omaha, Nebraska-based Nebraska Furniture Mart in the more than 400-acre mixed-use project in The Colony.

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Irving’s $113M convention center hotel takes major step forward

Irving’s long-awaited convention center hotel got underway on Monday with an official groundbreaking marking the major step forward in making the project a reality in 2018.

The 12-story, 350-room hotel, which will be called the Westin Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas headquarters hotel, will become part of a three-part destination in Irving, which will include the Irving Convention Center and the Irving Music Factory.

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