Dallas Family Offices

How Dallas family offices look high and low for new deals

One of Dallas’ most prominent family investment offices has found treasure in the trash business and in the sky. A special unit of Patterson Thoma, which was started in the 1980s by Dan Patterson, had been formed to look for deals outside of an increasingly crowded private equity market. The team stumbled upon opportunities that […]

Georgetown Wolf Lakes Village

Thousands of homes, millions in incentives on deck for Georgetown neighborhood modeled after Italian village

One of the biggest mixed-use developments in Georgetown history is closer to becoming a reality — with millions of dollars in local incentives at play. Georgetown City Council on Tuesday gave initial zoning approval to a planned unit development called Wolf Lakes Village that would feature retail space, parkland, offices for corporate tenants and up […]

Ronnie Killen Steakhouse

Ronnie Killen to open Woodlands steakhouse by Feb. 1

Ronnie Killen is under contract to open his second steakhouse location in the Houston area. The location is in The Woodlands at 1700 Research Forest Drive, according to social media posts by Killen. The free-standing restaurant will open in an 8,500-square-foot space on 2.35 acres by a tentative date of Feb. 1, Killen posted on […]

Kaizen Uptown Office Tower

New tower slated for Uptown

As first reported by D CEO, Uptown Dallas is adding a new office tower. Kaizen Development Partners announced the project, called “The Link at Uptown,” this morning in a release. The project is slated for the intersection of Olive and Akard streets. The class AA tower will stand at 22 stories and include 300,000 square […]

San Antonio Medical Center Growth

Medical center growth drives restaurateur further north

In a few weeks, restaurateur Aldo Ghaffari expects to turn out the lights for good in the medical center-area building he has served customers in for more than three decades, making way for a mixed-use development that will mark the end of one era and what the Texas transplant hopes is the beginning of another. […]

The Rustic Houston

Pat Green’s restaurant The Rustic opens in downtown Houston

The Rustic — a concept from Dallas-based FreeRange Concepts and Texas country artist Pat Green — is now open for business in downtown Houston. The 25,000-square-foot live music venue, bar and eatery located at 1836 Polk St. opened Nov. 1 with a VIP grand opening party and performance by Pat Green. In addition to live […]

Dallas Office Building Certification

Dallas to implement new certification system for office buildings

The city of Dallas is incorporating a new connectivity rating system for office buildings that will measure which locations provide the best technological capacity and connectivity infrastructure. Dallas is the first city in the southwest to implement Wired Certification, an international system from WiredScore, according to a release. “Dallas is already a top location for […]