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Good News for Commercial Building in DFW

When it comes to non-residential building, April was a banner month for Dallas/Fort Worth. According to a report by Dodge Data & Analytics, more than $1.5 billion in commercial projects began in April. And that number is almost three times more than the same period in 2016. For this year, commercial construction is up 6-percent. DFW totaled $21 billion in …

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Farmer Brothers Moving Into Northlake Facility

After spending time in a temporary facility near Alliance Airport, Farmer Brothers is preparing to move into its new headquarters in Northlake. The coffee company will set up shop across from Texas Motor Speedway. The facility totals 538,000 SF, including 100,000 SF of manufacturing space, and 300,000 SF of distribution space. The new complex is expected to employ approximately 300 …

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Is Texas Good for Business?

While Texas is one of only three states with a GDP in the trillions, is the state good for business? Forbes released their annual list of “Best States for Business,” and Texas came in fourth. Utah, North Carolina and Nebraska took the top three spots, respectively. On the positive side, Texas ranked number one for economic climate, fourth for business …