Thirteen houses on an acre-and-a-half of land — one North Texas developer says he can do it. Okay wait. Let’s think about this. One acre is 90-percent of 100 yards, or nine-tenth the size of a football field, without the end zones.
The Dallas-Fort Worth area is at the top of the list in the country for what is being described as a booming rental market.
One area of Dallas, which has traditionally been underserved by national retail chains, is looking to get a big boost. A local developer has reportedly made plans with Wal-Mart to open a store on the corner of I-35E and Ledbetter, in Oak Cliff.
A massive, 2,300 acre development is underway in an unusual location — next to a landfill.