FRISCO – New office space is coming to Frisco, which has less than 5 percent of its current tenant space still available, according to city officials. more »
Regarded as one of the fastest growing counties in the U.S., Fort Bend County has seen its population almost double from 350,000 in 2000 to nearly 650,000 today. more »
Retail growth in the city of Magnolia is rising, as the city has a 92 percent retail occupancy rate within the city limits and plenty of undeveloped land allowing for future developments and growth more »
Clients of Ashley House, a Frisco real estate broker, don’t believe her when she tells them a homeowner might not accept an offer made above list price and only days after the house has gone on the market. more »
Almost 65 years ago, the state formally designated FM 1463 to run from US 90 to Flewellen, a community of about 50 people and one business, at FM 1093. more »
Twisted X Brewing Co. could have moved anywhere when it outgrew its Cedar Park home. more »
The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority is about 16 percent complete as of Feb. 26 with its MoPac Improvement Project that will add one toll lane in each direction between Cesar Chavez Street and Parmer Lane. more »
Austin City Council approved economic incentive deals Feb. 20 with two companies that will bring 640 jobs to the city. This includes 470 jobs from Websense, which could relocate its headquarters to North Austin, and 170 jobs coming from Dropbox. more »
Short-term vacation rentals have become Austin’s most popular hotel alternative among not only travelers but also would-be bed-and-breakfast innkeepers. more »
Retail growth is following new mobility options as Cypress pushes farther west with the opening of the new Grand Parkway Segment E. New retail developments are in the works or planned for the Fry Road corridor south of Hwy. 290. more »
Around the State
Leander residents will have a final public meeting March 12 before organizers with the Leander Parks and Recreation Department start finalizing plans for Lakewood Community Park.
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers is slated to open a restaurant at 3201 Bee Caves Road, Austin, on May 29, Marketing Advisor Chantel Romero said.
California-based restaurant chain Carl's Jr. plans to open a Kyle location near the Village at Kyle shopping center this summer.
Standard & Poor’s ratings services has upgraded the city of Tomball’s bond credit rating by two positions.
The Lakeway Police Department has made available software that will offer community members the ability to submit crime tips anonymously.
A portion of Lakeway Drive between Cross Creek and Lakeway Boulevard will be closed beginning March 19 at 9 a.m. and traffic detoured down Cross Creek and Lohmans Crossing, Lakeway Communications Coordinator Devin Monk said.
The North Austin Community Garden, located at 1000 W. Rundberg Lane, has 30 small plots and seven larger plots and residents may begin gardening this spring. The YMCA also offers ADA-accessible plots.
The Concordia University System has named the Rev. Dr. Dean O. Wenthe as its next president. Wenthe will lead 10 colleges and universities belonging to the higher education system including the Austin location.
National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden appeared via teleconference at SXSW on March 10 to discuss national cybersecurity.
Williamson County Judge Dan Gattis lifted the countywide burn ban March 10.