Adaptive Reuse: Salvages Worth the Sweat

Fruitdale Lofts, photo of exterior at sunset. Image courtesy of Balthazar Ely Adaptive reuse projects have enjoyed a resurgence in recent years, spurred in the multifamily sector by a shortage in skilled labor, rising construction costs, fewer reasonably priced investment opportunities in core markets, and the nation’s ongoing affordability crisis. In saving beloved buildings from …

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Rowlett, TxDOT hope project to add I-30 frontage roads will ease traffic as prized Bayside area takes shape

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Business bankruptcies in Texas skyrocketed in 2017 as debt hits height of lunacy – Dallas Business Journal

Filings by Texas companies seeking to restructure in federal bankruptcy court jumped more than 42 percent in 2017, nearly reaching the highs of the Great Recession eight years ago, according to new data obtained by The Texas Lawbook. Some corporate restructuring experts predict another wave of bankruptcies involving Texas businesses burdened with historic levels of …

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2,600 new homes planned in Aubrey

Highland Homes’ owners spearheading the 800-acre project The owners of Plano-based builder Highland Homes is planning a new 2,600-home community in Denton County. The 800-acre Sandbrock Ranch community is being built in Aubrey, north of Lewisville Lake. The new residential project is on part of a 2,400-acre ranch that Highland Homes’ owners Rod Sanders and …

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Yesteryear: March 2018

100 Years Ago From March 1918 Strange lights seen were aurora borealis The strange light which many Denton people saw and wondered about Thursday night, was an aurora borealis, or “northern lights,” a phenomenon which is seldom or never seen this far south. Many who saw the reflection in the northern sky thought it was …

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