The Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir was recently approved for its second $500 million loan as the project nears the beginning of construction in North Texas.
For 15 years, supporters and opponents of the proposed Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir dueled over whether the roughly 16000-acre lake would be built in.
Bois D'Arc Reservoir Project Involves 500-700 Workers; New Bonham High School Nears Completion - 88.9 KETRBois D'Arc Reservoir Project Involves 500-700 Workers; New Bonham High School Nears Completion 88.9 KETR
Bonham Mayor Roy Floyd discusses the start of the Lower Bois D'Arc Creek Reservoir project, which will extend for about 16 miles between Bonham and ...
Bonham Mayor Roy Floyd says construction on the long-awaited Lower Bois D'Arc Creek Reservoir is expected to start around May 1. The North Texas ...
As I drive down into the future lakebed, the terrain on either side of the gravel road becomes haggard and unkempt. Signs of the area's past as farm and ...
Lakes in Fannin County, Texas
Fannin County Proposed Lakes
Lake Ralph Hall Proposed Lake Ralph Hall will provide approximately 30 million gallons of water per day (mgd), plus about 15 mgd of reuse for the Upper Trinity service area, the City of Ladonia and Fannin County.
Bonham State Park has a lovely 65 acre lake set in the midst of a beautifully wooded 261 acre park with camping, picnicking, fishing, boating, hiking, mountain bike trails, and group barracks. Bonham State Park opened in 1936 has a long history of recreation and service for Fannin County residents and visitors alike. Bonham State Park was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps, in the early 1930’s, and the original stonework buildings, built by the CCC, is still in use and adds historical interest to the natural beauty of the park.
Fees: Golf,Pavilion, Rental Info, etc
Contact: 903-583-8001 or 903-583-7555
Contact:United StatesForest Service 903-378-2103.
Contact: National Forest Service at 903-378-2103
Fees: Primitive camping is available. $10.00 per night per tent
Additional Links: Lake Fannin Bike Trail Map, Lake Fannin Map
AUSTIN – ScaleFactor Inc. has leased 53,000 sf for a new headquarters in the former Drink Daily Greens warehouse at 979 Springdale Rd.
The office has outdoor patios, mezzanines, and multiple kitchens.
Neighbor tenants include FloSports, Austin Bouldering Project, Friends and Allies Brewing, Austin Eastciders, and ZeroCater.
Colliers International was the broker. The designer was Chioco Design.
Source: Austin Business Journal
HOUSTON – Plains All American Pipeline LP is planning a $2.2 million renovation to its headquarters in Three Allen Center at 333 Clay St.
The building permit was issued to O’Donnell/Snider Construction. The property is owned by Brookfield Properties, which is represented by JLL for leasing.
The Allen Center office complex is undergoing a major renovation that is scheduled to wrap up next year.
FRISCO – StreetLights Residential has started construction on The Margo, a 358-unit, four-story apartment complex.
The Margo will offer studios and townhomes as well as one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments. Amenities include two pools, a fitness club, game and theater rooms, and coworking space.
This is the third phase of StreetLight's residential project within the Canals at Grand Park.
LRK is the architect, and Ink + Oro designed the leasing and amenity spaces. SLR Construction is the general contractor.
Read more Dallas multifamily news on the Real Estate Center's website.
AUSTIN – Area home sales set an all-time high for any July on record as sales through the MLS increased 11.7 percent over the year to 3,439, according to the Austin Board of Realtors (ABOR).
The median sales price for a single-family home in the metro was $325,000 last month, up 3.2 percent.
Across the market, new listings increased 4 percent year-over-year to 3,841. Active listings fell 3.5 percent to 7,197. Pending sales jumped 17.4 percent to 3,385.
The total dollar volume of single-family properties sold through the MLS grew 15.4 percent since July 2018 to $1.4 billion.
Austin-Round Rock had 2.7 months of inventory in July, down 0.2 months. The Real Estate Center considers six to 6.5 months of inventory a balanced market.
Other highlights from the report include:
Travis County single-family home sales increased by 4.6 percent to 1,641. Sales dollar volume rose 10 percent to $827.2 million.
New listings increased 10.7 percent to 1,330 in Williamson County, while pending sales experienced an increase of 20.1 percent to 1,206.
In Hays County, single-family home sales jumped 22.4 percent to 431 while pending sales increased 11.8 percent.
Bastrop County single-family home sales also saw a big increase of 41.1 percent to 127. Housing inventory increased 0.3 months to 4.3 months.
Caldwell County experienced the biggest spike, with single-family home sales jumping 52.2 percent to 35. During the same period, new listings decreased 19.6 percent to 37.
HOUSTON – Grand Dominion Homes is building within CBD Land Capital's Lago Mar master-planned community near the intersection of Gulf Fwy. and Lago Mar Blvd.
It will build on 45 lots within the 2,033-acre development. Lots will feature 50-ft home sites and 12 different floor plans.
Homes will have up to five bedrooms and three-bay garages. Each will have a "DropZone" for mail, keys, and phone chargers, as well as a mudroom, video doorbell, and back-porch swing.
Grand Dominion broke ground on its first model home in Lago Mar earlier this month. Prices will start at $250,000.