Entries by The Colony

Hampton Inn and Suites breaks ground at Nebraska Furniture Mart’s Grandscape development

Korri Kezar | kkezar@bizjournalscom | Dallas Business Journal A 115-room, 6-story Hampton Inn and Suites has broken ground at the Grandscape development in The Colony. Nebraska Furniture Mart is spending $1.5 billion to anchor and develop Grandscape, which will stretch across 433 acres. Its first phase includes two Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) hotels developed by […]

Abuelos moving to The Colony

Posted by LewisvilleTexan Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant announced this week that on February 15th, it’s location on 2520 S. I-35E in Lewisville will close its doors. The property has been purchased through eminent domain by the Texas Department of Transportation for use in the Interstate 35 expansion project. The state’s purchase price was not listed as […]

Nebraska Furniture Mart Begins Stocking Shelves for Customers

Candace Carlisle | ccarlisle@bizjournals.com | Dallas Business Journal After promises that shelves would begin to be stocked at Nebraska Furniture Mart’s new North Texas store in The Colony, work began Wednesday on filling the 560,000-square-foot retail showroom with appliances, furniture and electronics. The retail showroom will anchor the $1.5 billion, 433-acre Grandscape development and is […]

Nebraska Furniture Mart Gives DFW Shoppers a Reason to Look Around

Deanna Dewberry | @Deanna_Dewberry | NBCDFW.com Nebraska Furniture Mart, the largest home furnishing store in North America, is opening its biggest retail space to date this spring in The Colony. Nebraska Furniture Mart, the largest home furnishing store in North America, is opening its biggest retail space to date this spring in The Colony. The […]

Jackson-Shaw Celebrates Marriott Courtyard Groundbreaking

Dallas.citybizlist.com Jackson-Shaw marked the construction of the Marriott Courtyard in The Colony with a groundbreaking ceremony and luncheon on October 30. More than 50 guests joined on-site at the final phase of Cascades at The Colony, located along Sam Rayburn Tollway and two miles west of the Dallas North Tollway. The Jackson-Shaw Foundation is making […]

Griffin, Lakeview Middle School AVID students hear from Nebraska Furniture Mart

By Heather M. Goodwin | hgoodwin@starlocalmedia.com | The Colony Courier-Leader On Oct. 7, Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM)’s director of human resources, Megan Berry Barlow, spoke to Griffin Middle School and Lakeview Middle School AVID (Advancement via Individual Determination) sixth, seventh and eighth grade students about the company and the strategies they implemented to make the […]

Developer Jackson-Shaw starts construction on third Marriott hotel near Nebraska Furniture Mart

Candace Carlisle | ccarlisle@bizjournals.com | Dallas Business Journal Dallas-based real estate development firm Jackson-Shaw plans to begin construction on its third Marriott hotel at Cascades at The Colony — a five-story, 125-room Marriott Courtyard. This new hotel on the Sam Rayburn Tollway, about two miles west of the Dallas North Tollway, signals the final phase […]

NEC Main Street & S. Colony Blvd.

LOCATION MAP GALLERY PROPERTY HIGHLIGHTS Freestanding Building 2nd Generation Bank Located at the NEC of Main St & S Colony Blvd in The Colony, Texas Excellent visibility & easy access Hard corner, signalized intersection Nearby retailers include Big Lots, Aaros’s, Rent-A-Center, O’Reilly, Braums, McDonald’s, Taco Bell & Pizza Hut TRAFFIC COUNTS Main St: 43.632 VPD […]

NWC Sam Rayburn Tollway & S. Colony Blvd

LOCATION MAP GALLERY PROPERTY HIGHLIGHTS LOCATION: NWC Hwy 121 & S Colony Blvd, The Colony, Texas 75056 SIZE & AVAILABILITY: 47-acre development Pad sites & anchor space available RATE: Please call for pricing TRAFFIC COUNTS: Hwy 121 – 70,427 CPD S Colony Blvd – CPD AREA RETAILERS: Future Nebraska Furniture Mart, Home Depot, Walmart, Super […]

The 10 Safest Places To Live In Texas

Natalie Grigson, Staff Writer | Movoto Insider Real Estate Blog We’ve all heard that everything is bigger in Texas: The trucks, the steaks, the houses, and in particular, the state pride. But is the crime rate also bigger in the Lone Star State? Here on the Movoto Real Estate blog, we decided to answer just […]

Grandscape to bring 5,000 new jobs to The Colony

By Heather M. Goodwin | hgoodwin@starlocalmedia.com | Lewisville Leader The Colony has already seen an economic benefit to bringing the Nebraska Furniture Mart to the city, but that is just the beginning of what it and the entire Grandscape development has to offer. “We’ve already seen a huge benefit of the development, including the addition […]

The Colony in D Magazines Top Suburbs List

The Colony moved up three positions in D Magazines Top Suburbs list and is currently 22nd of 63 suburbs included. Again, this proves that The Colony is on the move and is a great place to live and work. Read the original article on the D Magazine website.

The Colony P&Z Recommends Approval of Development Plan

By Heather M. Goodwin | hgoodwin@starlocalmedia.com | The Colony Courier-Leader The Colony could soon be home to a Cheddar’s restaurant following a vote by the planning and zoning commission. On Tuesday, commissioners approved a development plan for Cheddar’s restaurant that specializes in homemade dishes. Developers are planning a 8,066-square-foot restaurant that would be located on […]

TopGolf-The Colony earns another award

The city’s partnership with one of the nation’s premier entertainment and dining venues has again been honored by the business media with an annual award. On a night that featured dignitaries from the city of Dallas, the George W. Bush Presidential Center, and the Dallas Cowboys, The Colony’s own TopGolf facility was recognized as the […]

The Colony Ranks 11th in The SafeWise 50 Safest Cities in Texas

The Colony is ranked the 11th safest city on SafeWise’s ranking of the 50 safest cities in Texas with 20,000 residents or more. The study took note of The Colony’s quiet tree-lined streets, cozy hometown feel and the shores of stunning Lake Lewisville as well as comprehensive data including FBI crime reports. Read the full […]