12:42 PM Nov 7, 2019 CST

Lewisville City Council approves economic agreement with AMAC Holdings to bring $35 million mixed-use development to Old Town

National real estate investment and development firm AMAC Holdings will build a $35 million six-story, mixed-use development in Old Town after Lewisville City Council approved an economic development agreement Nov. 4.


El Patio announced as first restaurant in The Realm at Castle Hills

Bright Realty recently announced that El Patio, a "Mex-Tex" restaurant, will open in The Realm at Castle Hills in spring 2020. The 3,800-square-foot restaurant will offer a blend of authentic Mexican food and Texas barbecue, according to a news release.


State and local officials attend groundbreaking ceremony of Ericsson's 5G smart factory in Lewisville

On Oct. 10, state and county officials attended the groundbreaking of the recently announced Ericsson 5G smart factory in Lewisville.



Ericsson announces Lewisville as location for its first-ever 5G smart factory in the U.S.

Ericsson announced Sept. 19 it has chosen to open its first-ever U.S. 5G smart factory early next year in Lewisville.


Flower Mound Town Council denies rezoning request for proposed Lakewood development

The future of Lakewood—a proposed multi-use development located north of Long Prairie Road and east of Silveron Boulevard—is uncertain following Flower Mound Town Council’s Sept. 16 denial of a rezoning request by developers.


JUST IN: Texas Central signs design-build contract with civil engineering firm Salini Impregilo

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify the difference between Texas Central's Sept. 13 announcement about a design-build contract with Salini Impregilo and an October 2018 announcement about a limited-notice-to-proceed agreement with Salini Impregilo. 


David Weekley Homes to move forward on new Highland Village subdivision

David Weekley Homes is set to move forward on the development of a 72-home, single-family subdivision after Highland Village City Council voted Sept. 10 to approve an amendment to the development plan for the property.



Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village officials grapple with new building standards law

Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village officials have come out against a new law they say hinders their ability to preserve the visual character of their communities.


Construction begins on Lakeside International Office Center, IntelliCentrics announced as first tenant

Construction on Lakeside International Office Center, which consists of two buildings south of the intersection of FM 2499 and Lakeside Parkway in Flower Mound, began July 17.


Highland Village City Council authorizes contract for rebuild of Kids Kastle at Unity Park

Highland Village City Council authorized the negotiation and execution of a contract June 25 with Play by Design for the rebuild of Kids Kastle at Unity Park, located at 2210 Briarhill Blvd., Highland Village.


Lewisville Thrive facility 'topped out'

Lewisville held a "topping out" ceremony July 3 to commemorate the final beam being placed on the Thrive multigenerational center.



Flower Mound will not continue with Lakeside Village tax increment reinvestment zone

Flower Mound will no longer pursue a tax increment reinvestment zone, or TIRZ, for Lakeside Village, according to discussion at the Town Council’s June 21 strategic planning session.


Flower Mound Town Council extends deadline for hotel at Lakeside Crossing for second time

For a second time, Flower Mound Town Council is extending the completion deadline for a hotel at Lakeside Crossing, which is located on the west side of Long Prairie Road and south of the Long Prairie/Lakeside Parkway intersection.


Nack Development to construct 17,000-square-foot, mixed-use development in Old Town Lewisville

Nack Development, a boutique-style real estate development company, announced May 20 its plans for a more than 17,000-square-foot, mixed-use development at 201 N. Kealy Ave., in Old Town Lewisville.


Lewisville City Council OKs economic development agreement for three-story building in Old Town

Lewisville City Council approved an economic development agreement March 18 with a developer who plans to redevelop property on the northeast corner of Charles Street and Main Street, at 191 W. Main St.



Developers of Castle Hills and Lakeside Village turn to TIRZ funding to help pay for projects

Developers in Lewisville and Flower Mound are looking for help in paying for millions of dollars worth of public improvements.


New hotels prompt Flower Mound Town Council to look at adding more regulations

For years Flower Mound was considered a bedroom community that drew few outside visitors needing a place to stay.


Old Town Lewisville residential projects to attract more retail in 2019

Future residential developments in Old Town Lewisville are expected to help revitalize the area that has already seen a boost from entertainment, shopping and dining options added in recent years.


Flower Mound's River Walk takes shape: Restaurant row, wedding chapel opening in 2019

The developer of Flower Mound’s 158-acre River Walk at Central Park is closer than ever to delivering the retail, restaurants and public amenities promised more than a decade ago.



Medical technology company DJO to relocate global headquarters to Lewisville

DJO, a global provider of medical technologies designed to get and keep people moving, announced Dec. 12 plans to relocate its global headquarters from San Diego, California, to Lewisville by early 2019.


364-unit multifamily development near Lake Lewisville to open in fall 2019

Leon Capital Group, a Dallas-based investment company with a focus on real estate, announced in a Dec. 6 news release the development of Lakeyard District, a Class A 364-unit multifamily community at 1000 Lake Ridge Road, Lewisville.


First project in Flower Mound's senior housing overlay district gains approval

A growing senior population and a continuing lack of interest from senior living developers to build in Flower Mound has resulted in town officials creating a plan to address the demand for affordable, high-quality, senior housing options.


National recognitions help drive job growth in Flower Mound

In September, CNN Money, which is published by Time, Inc., ranked Flower Mound as No. 16 in its annual list of Best Places to Live.



Thirty-One Gifts to bring national distribution center to Flower Mound

Thirty-One Gifts, a direct-selling company known for its bags and accessories, announced Friday it is moving its national distribution center from Columbus, Ohio, to Flower Mound and bringing hundreds of jobs with it.