Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake
5:37 PM Jan 12, 2022 CST

Retail, revised: Grapevine Mills shows potential for shopping centers as entertainment destinations

Grapevine Mills is one of many malls across the country that has adapted to offer a more family-friendly and entertainment-focused experience.


Richardson

‘Tech and mortar’ gains traction in commercial real estate sector, according to Weitzman annual forecast

The Dallas-Fort Worth area saw an increase in occupied retail space last year after pandemic-related struggles in 2020.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

An inland port: Air, rail and ground infrastructure create magnetic pull to AllianceTexas

Together, Fort Worth Alliance Airport, the BNSF Alliance Intermodal Facility and adjacent roads and highways—most prominently I-35W—comprise what Hillwood leadership calls an “inland port.”



Plano

Plano chamber selects Kelle Marsalis for top executive role after conducting national search

The Plano Chamber of Commerce has selected a familiar face for its top executive position.


Frisco

Frisco’s first Asian retail center draws visitors, new brands

A first-of-its-kind Asian retail center in Frisco is attracting unique brands and is expected to draw visitors from both in and outside of the city.


McKinney

McKinney looks to Airbnb for help collecting local hotel occupancy taxes

The city of McKinney is looking to Airbnb for help collecting thousands of dollars in local hotel occupancy taxes from residents renting out their properties to visitors.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

RECAP: After a contentious budget season, Flower Mound Town Council adopts 2019-20 budget, tax rate

After a contentious budget season, Flower Mound Town Council unanimously adopted a $74 million budget for fiscal year 2019-20 and set its property tax rate at $0.4365 per $100 in assessed valuation—the town’s lowest rate in 30 years.




Coppell | Valley Ranch | Las Colinas

DATA: Household income, uninsured rate increase in DFW

The latest data release from the 2018 American Community Survey shows that population is not the only thing  increasing in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


Frisco

Frisco's 2019-20 budget adds 4 new employees, keeps tax rate steady

The city of Frisco's 2019-20 budget includes the addition of four new police officers and a steady tax rate.


Keller | Roanoke | Northeast Fort Worth

Denton County approves lowest tax rate in more than 30 years

Denton County's adopted fiscal year 2019-20 budget includes the lowest tax rate the county has levied since 1986.



Frisco

Frisco proposes adding fewer new employees in light of projected revenue restrictions

Frisco’s population continues to increase at a steady pace, but the growth in the number of city employees is slowing this year.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Lewisville to hold final public hearing on proposed 2019-20 tax rate, budget

Lewisville City Council held its first of two public hearings Sept. 3 to consider the fiscal year 2019-20 tax rate and proposed budget, which accounts for increased spending toward public safety, parks and recreation, and public infrastructure.


McKinney

McKinney ISD reduces tax rate by approximately $0.10 in light of House Bill 3

Residents living in McKinney ISD boundaries can expect to pay a lower tax rate this year.


Plano

With redevelopment at hand, Plano residents remember Collin Creek Mall as it was

As the Collin Creek Mall property sits on the verge of a billion-dollar makeover, memories loom large for Plano residents past and present.



McKinney

McKinney breweries to sell beer to go Sept. 1

Breweries across Texas will soon be able to sell beer to go from their location rather than relying solely on grocery and liquor stores.


Grapevine | Colleyville | Southlake

Colleyville efforts to aid SH 26 businesses to continue as construction delayed

Editor's note: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated the name of Michael Cifre's business. He owns Colleyville ATA Martial Arts.