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An interesting new trend is happening in new home communities around the country, but it’s especially prevalent here in the North Texas area. It wasn’t long ago that large scale residential communities were centered on country clubs, golf courses, and oversized community centers that offered any number of over-the-top amenities to its members and local residents. But today, things are seemingly much different.

According to the National Golf Foundation, golf course closings around the U.S. are taking place at an alarming rate and have outnumbered new golf course openings for an eighth straight year. Building and maintaining even a modest golf course by today’s standards is an extremely expensive endeavor, and when you factor in fewer and fewer people are

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Just when you think Victory Park could not possibly change or add anything new, you are surprised by yet another new addition being planned out and put in the works. The problem with this information is that any of the details remain a mystery that this present time.

The Rumors Have It

There are real estate brokers claiming that the new grocer will be announced in the near future. There are also rumors stating that it could be a current grocery story you already know and love just looking for a better, or second, location.

RED Development of Phoenix and Dallas Streetlights actually have big plans to invest $200 million into developing a project for a multitude of uses.

It has been confirmed that Tom Thumb will be the owner and operating of

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The Allied Printing Building in Deep Ellum has been sitting vacant for years and now it has new owners with big plans. There have been different ideas thrown out but the one that stands out is the transformation into a restaurant, bar, and market for the area.

A Little Background on Robert Miller, One of the Owners

Robert Miller is one of the new owners and he is a local who grew up in the area. He has already renovated other locations around Deep Ellum successfully so everyone has high hopes for this one. He bought it with two good friends and they have slowly been renovating it over the last few years. When they started Miller said it looked like everyone had just stood from their desks and left.

Incorporating the Old with the New

There

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When you’re ready to buy bridesmaid dresses for the big day, DFW has made it easy with several store options. Most brides choose beautiful matching dresses for their closest ladies to wear up at the altar by her side and the stores of DFW make it easy for you to get them all in one stop.

If you’re tired of the matching, boring dresses that you’ve seen done time after time in the past, you can also go to one of these top shops for unique dresses for each of your girls as well. Here is a look at where to shop for bridesmaid dresses in DFW.

Mockingbird Bridal Boutique – 5602 East Mockingbird Lane, Dallas

The Mockingbird Bridal Boutique is owned by Helen Shelton who has been in the business for over four decades. She knows her stuff when it comes

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Exposition Park is gearing up to for a wave of new openings in the area. Eight Bells Alehouse just opened but now Exposition Park is going to see the opening of a new restaurant-bar called Expo Bar & Grill and a well-known coffee roaster called Noble Coyote.

The real estate company Madison Partners behind the infusion says that the neighborhood was due for a renaissance and that the more businesses that come to the park will help add to its eclectic, mixed-use nature. Here is a look at the two new openings coming to Exposition Park.

Noble Coyote

The Noble Coyote is a well-known coffee shop set to open in the park. It will help add to the transformative boost the area needs. This shop is an East Dallas small-batch artisanal coffee bean roaster

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Dallas Lofts For Sale

With the first quarter of 2015 winding down and the Dallas real estate market still red hot, we realized it’s been a little while since we’ve checked in on lofts for sale around the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

As some of our favorite properties to show clients, Dallas lofts never seem to disappoint, regardless of when or where you’re looking. Another great aspect about Dallas lofts for sale is that no matter your design tastes or preferences, something is almost always on the market that is sure to satisfy almost every single item on that never-ending wish list that most home buyers seem to carry around during their search.

Don’t believe us?

Well, here are just several examples of the different loft styles that occupy a place on the DFW real estate market,

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Aura Cedar Apartments For Rent, Oak Lawn

Dallas’ booming apartment market continues to make headlines, and most recently, plans for an impressive new 387-unit Class A rental community were announced for the Oak Lawn neighborhood. Being developed by Trinsic Residential Group, Aura Cedar apartments will be conveniently located at Cedar Springs Road and the Dallas North Tollway, and just blocks from Aura Wycliff apartments—another apartment community by the same Dallas-based developer.

Renderings for the new Aura Cedar project have also been released, and at first glance, the new 4-story, urban-style rentals look to fit in perfectly with this rapidly developing part of town.

The entire project will be set of 6.1 acres, and the building’s frame will wrap around a structured parking garage that

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The Ten 50 BBQ is your place to go to get authentic Texas barbeque along with Texas hospitality. Your experience will feature a real Central Texas-style barbeque meal with pit masters working 24 hours a day and your chance to enjoy premium meats slow-roasted for 12-16 hours a days.

This favorite Texas restaurant allows you to choose the meat cooking in front of you that uses homemade charcoal like hickory, pecan, oak and mesquite, along with your favorite side dishes made from scratch and a piece of Village Bakery bread. Ten 50 is your home for authentic Texas cuisine and here is a look at how you can check it out.

About Ten 50 BBQ

The restaurant was built to provide guests a taste of Texas BBQ. The premium products are locally sourced and

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Don’t miss the upcoming Deep Ellum Arts Festival 2015 in Dallas. It’s going to be a celebration of the 21st anniversary featuring dozens of concessionaires and local restaurants for the public to enjoy. It’s taking place on Easter weekend starting Friday, April 3rd until Sunday, April 5th.

If you’re downtown on Friday, head out to the event for lunch to preview the festival. It’s your chance to enjoy art, cuisine, great drinks and entertainment. Here is a look at what you’ll enjoy at the Deep Ellum Arts Festival 2015.

About the Festival

The festival is going to span six blocks of Main Street in the entertainment district of Deep Ellum and transform 2800 Main Street of Dallas into a gigantic street festival. It’s going to feature food and

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Is your daily routine starting to feeling a little boring and similar? Maybe you are just sick of having the same routine day in and day out? Perhaps it is time for you to kick things up into high gear? Fortunately, there are plenty of attractions mixed with extreme sports to get you going in North Texas.

DFW Surf - 2500 Fairway Drive, Grapevine

Do you know how to surf? Maybe you’ve always wanted to learn? This attraction is a great opportunity for someone who wants to enjoy thrills (and spills) on the water. Regardless of what kind of water sport you have an interest in, you will find it at DFW Surf.

Skydive Dallas - 1039 PR 438, Whitewright

Nothing is going to get your endorphins flowing through your body like jumping out of a plane

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