The Pearl at Lake Pointe, a new multifamily residential development, has received its final approval from Sugar Land City Council.

Council approved an ordinance rezoning the land to the Planned Development District-Final Development Plan after a second reading May 16. Plans for the Pearl, a new five-story, 370-unit multifamily development for young professionals with office space and a cafe/coffee shop at Lake Pointe Town Center, were finalized by the Sugar Land Planning & Zoning Commission on April 11.