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Irving dominates top relocations in North Texas

Nearly 14,000 jobs were created in major relocations, expansions and consolidations this year, and Irving is the beneficiary of many of them. Irving gained jobs from six companies that either relocated or expanded in the city this year. Two of the co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

As parking garages reach max life expectancy in North Texas, can we expect more failures?

The images this past summer were frightening. Tons of concrete giving way at a parking garage on O’Connor Ridge Boulevard in Irving, crushing nearly two dozen vehicles. No one was hurt, but the structural failure prompts this question: How likel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

When it comes to luring companies, sometimes Texas swagger makes all the difference

The river of corporate relocations and expansions that has made North Texas a top destination for companies big and small will continue to flow. Bill Hethcock explores what's next with key developers and top site selectors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2018

Stuck in the Middle: Finding affordable homes for sale in North Texas

Dallas Business Journal reporter Korri Kezar has done a lot of driving this year. She's driven to Flower Mound, Garland, Frisco, McKinney, Grapevine, Plano, Irving-Las Colinas, Denton, The Colony, and Allen in recent months – and she is still drivi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Growth and affordability: Is Dallas-Fort Worth the next Los Angeles?

With a constantly flow of corporate relocations, it’s no secret that North Texas is expanding rapidly. And with an influx of California companies and residents, the region is seeing similar growth to one of its rival cities on the West Coast. Ac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

North Texas" Golf Academy of America, Brightwood Colleges to shutter

A Birmingham, Alabama-based company that operates private, for-profit colleges is closing multiple locations across the country. Due to a loss of accreditation brought about by its deteriorating finances, Education Corporation of America is closing.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Photos: Go inside a $6M Texas lakeview estate heading to auction this month

A North Texas lakeview estate will sell to the highest bidder this month as part of Concierge Auctions' second-annual December Sale.   Located at 7621 Sierra Lane in Pilot Point, northeast of Denton, the property spans 20,437 square feet and is nest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

Lyft reveals its most popular DFW destinations of 2018

Seven destinations in North Texas made the fourth annual Lyftie Awards, a program that recognizes the most popular destinations requested by Lyft riders across the country. This year, Lyft expanded the Lyfties to incorporate bars, concert venues, gy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018

Will McKesson’s departure trigger a stampede from California?

McKesson’s decision last week to move its headquarters from San Francisco to North Texas raises the prospect that more companies could decide it’s time to move to lower-cost cities......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018

Education, water, transportation threaten Dallas-Fort Worth"s growth streak

Education, water and transportation rank as the three top challenges to the continued economic growth success of Collin County and the North Texas region, according to a panel of leaders at a discussion in Plano......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2018

KSN parent company to acquire Tribune Media for $6.4B

Nexstar Media Group Inc. announced this morning that it has reached an agreement to acquire Tribune Media Co. for $6.4 billion. With the acquisition, Irving, Texas-based Nexstar (Nasdaq: NXST) will gain Tribune's portfolio of media assets, which inclu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2018

What"s the largest wealth management firm in North Texas?

The top North Texas wealth management firms handled upwards of $2 billion more in assets this year, but that number may be deceptive. Each year, the Dallas Business Journal surveys wealth management firms in the region. This year 87 inquiries wer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

The largest eSports stadium in North America opens in Arlington, Texas

Competitive gaming (also known as eSports), the fastest growing spec.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 27th, 2018

Mental health clinic opening in North Texas Walmart store

A Boston company is aiming to make mental health treatment more accessible with the launch of a clinic inside a North Texas Walmart. Beacon Health Options announced Monday the launch of Beacon Health Services, which will provide outpatient mental .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Network 200: Meet the 20 health care innovators you need to know in North Texas

While North Texas is home to a number of massive health care and hospital systems, leaders in the local industry don’t always have an MD after their names......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2018

The struggle is real: See North Texas" most-congested roadways

Cruising down the highway with the wind rushing through your hair is a nice image, but it certainly isn't the reality when it comes to North Texas' roadways. Traffic, typically spurred along by ongoing improvements and construction, defines the c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

North Texas real estate executive slated to lead U.S. Golf Association

Fred Perpall, CEO of commercial construction and architecture firm The Beck Group, is among three business leaders nominated to join the executive committee of the U.S. Golf Association. Perpall, who has headed the Dallas-based company for nearly s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Network 200: Meet 20 economic development professionals you need to know in North Texas

Cities around North Texas have attracted dozens of headquarters and corporate campuses, bringing thousands of jobs to the region. These are the economic development professionals making those deals happen......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Local real estate experts discuss HQ2 specifics, urban design and what’s next for DFW

From the Amazon HQ2 bid process to urban design, future pursuits and more, here are thoughts from five North Texas real estate experts on Dallas losing out to the East Coast and what it all means for the region moving forward......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Insufficient tech talent thwarted Dallas’ bid for HQ2. So how do we fix that?

What North Texas lacked, according to Amazon, was a deep and readily available high-tech talent pool to fill the 50,000 jobs the company plans to create. So how do you fix that?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Looking back at the 2018 CFO of the Year Awards

The Dallas Business Journal celebrated 20 of the top financial executives in North Texas at the 2018 CFO of the Year Awards on Tuesday. Before awards were distributed, the crowd heard from Shannon Greene, former Tandy Leather CEO and CFO, as part o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018