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Real Estate Briefs

Jimmy Buffett’s Latitude Margaritaville is Expanding into Texas with New Over-55 Communities

Plus: John Scovell’s lifetime achievement award; Fountain Place’s new mural; and more.

The Pillow Bar’s Connie Kleinert Babikian Carries on her Family’s Entrepreneurial Legacy

The custom-designed and embroidered products are made by an all-woman team in Dallas.
Commercial Real Estate

Dallas Petroleum Club Will Move to Hunt Building in January 2023

After more than three decades in Chase Tower, the Dallas Petroleum Club has inked a 15-year lease to move into Hunt's HQ, across from Klyde Warren Park.
Leon Backes, NTCAR Hall of Fame
Commercial Real Estate

The Beautiful Career of Leon Backes

Alongside the formidable Ray Hunt, the two real estate pioneers were inducted into the NTCAR Hall of Fame.
Ray Hunt NTCAR
Commercial Real Estate

5 (Possibly) Unknown Facts About Reunion Tower From Ray Hunt

The real estate and oil pioneer looks back at the skyline-changing development site that "no one wanted."


Dupree Scovell

Meet the Emerging Leader Addressing the Racial Divide in Commercial Real Estate

Woodbine Development Corp. Managing Partner Dupree Scovell is using his influence to start some uncomfortable conversations. Here's why.
Commercial Real Estate

NTCAR Reschedules Hall of Fame Reception

The event, which will honor Ray L. Hunt and Leon J. Backes, will take place this September.
Robert Rowling
Politics & Government

Rowling, Hunt Giving Big Money in Texas Races

But how much? And to whom? The answer, reader, is right inside this post.
By Shawn Shinneman
Eric Johnson Dallas mayor race

How Philip Kingston Helped Eric Johnson Become Mayor

A tale of enmity, cash, politics, and the pairing that did Scott Griggs in.
By Eric Celeste