GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS — Texas-based developer Ironwood Realty Partners is underway on construction of Crossing 360 @ Red Hawk, a 214,801-square-foot industrial project in the central metroplex city of Grand Prairie. The rear-load, freestanding building will be situated on 12.5 acres and feature 36-foot clear heights, 10 dock-high loading doors, parking for 178 cars and 49 trailers and an ESFR sprinkler system. Delivery is slated for the fourth quarter.
McCarthy Completes Healthcare Project for Houston Methodist in Sugar Land, Texas
SUGAR LAND, TEXAS — St. Louis-based general contractor McCarthy Building Cos. has completed a healthcare project in the southwestern Houston suburb of Sugar Land on behalf of the Houston Methodist healthcare system. The project comprises a six-story, 160,000-square-foot medical office building and a seven-story, 1,100-space parking garage. Page designed the project, and Jacobs served as the structural and civil engineer. Construction began in December 2021. Houston Methodist operates eight hospitals and employs roughly 30,000 people throughout the city.
PLANO, TEXAS — Dallas-based developer Cawley Partners is underway on construction of Phase II of The Parkwood, a project in Plano that will add 120,000 square feet of office space to the local supply. Phase I of The Parkwood, which also comprises 120,000 square feet, was completed in late 2022 and is fully leased to First United Bank. Phase II is 43 percent preleased, with SFMG Wealth Advisors committed as the anchor tenant with a 22,000-square-foot lease. Amenities at The Parkwood include a fitness center, pickleball court, conference centers and rooftop terraces.
Brasfield & Gorrie Tops Out 438,000 SF Industrial Project for Raytheon in McKinney, Texas
MCKINNEY, TEXAS — General contractor Brasfield & Gorrie has topped out a 438,000-square-foot industrial building in the northern Dallas suburb of McKinney that is a build-to-suit for defense contractor Raytheon. The seven-story facility will include 259,200 square feet of manufacturing space and 43,200 square feet of office space, as well as lab space. Corgan is the project architect, and KDC is the developer. Construction is scheduled for a first-quarter 2024 completion.
ARCO Beverage Group Breaks Ground on 253,200 SF Distribution Center in Weslaco, Texas
WESLACO, TEXAS — ARCO Beverage Group, a division of St. Louis-based general contractor ARCO National Construction, has broken ground on a 253,200-square-foot distribution center for Glazer’s Beer & Beverage in the Rio Grande Valley city of Weslaco. The wholesale alcoholic beverage distributor will be the anchor tenant of Mid Valley International Industrial Park, a 122-acre master-planned development that is owned by Weslaco Economic Development Corp. Building features will include 210,000 square feet of temperature-controlled space, 36-foot clear heights, 27 dock positions and 25,000 square feet of office space. Completion is slated for the first quarter of 2024.
Garden Communities Opens 377-Unit Jefferson Apartments in Hackensack, New Jersey
HACKENSACK, N.J. — Locally based developer Garden Communities has opened The Jefferson, a 377-unit apartment community located outside of New York City in Hackensack. Designed by Minno & Wasko Architects & Planners, The Jefferson features one- and two- bedroom units ranging in size from 735 to 1,598 square feet, with most residences offering private balconies/patios. Communal amenities include a pool, fitness center, business center, private bowling alley, a billiards and entertainment room, golf simulator, children’s playroom, outdoor grilling and dining areas and a dog park. Rents start at $2,490 per month for a one-bedroom apartment.
Lightstone Group Completes 303-Room Moxy Hotel on Manhattan’s Lower East Side
NEW YORK CITY — New York City-based development and investment firm Lightstone Group has completed the 303-room Moxy Hotel at 145 Bowery St. on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Moxy is part of the Marriott family of brands. Designed by Stonehill Taylor and AMA Group, the boutique establishment houses a Japanese restaurant, rooftop bar, piano lounge, subterranean nightclub and a lobby café and bar. Other amenities include coworking spaces and meeting and event rooms.
Westrum Development Opens 211-Unit Apartment Community in Lansdale, Pennsylvania
LANSDALE, PA. — Locally based firm Westrum Development has opened Luxor Lifestyle Apartments Lansdale, a 211-unit multifamily community located about 30 miles north of Philadelphia. Designed by Pennsylvania-based architecture firm Meyer, the property offers studio, one- and two-bedroom units and amenities such as a pool, fitness center, gaming area, outdoor grilling and dining stations and a dog wash area. Rents start at $1,800 per month for a studio apartment. The project carried a total price tag of about $28 million.
Larken Associates Completes 254-Unit Multifamily Project in Readington, New Jersey
READINGTON, N.J. — New Jersey-based developer Larken Associates has completed The Ridge at Readington, a 254-unit multifamily project located about 50 miles southwest of Manhattan. The Ridge at Readington features a mix of market-rate and affordable units in one- and two-bedroom formats across nine buildings. Residences are furnished with stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops. Amenities include a pool, fitness center, lounge and wet bar, outdoor pavilion, dog park and walking trails. Rents start at $1,950 per month for a one-bedroom apartment.
Banyan Residential Breaks Ground on 234-Unit Build-to-Rent Project in Metro Austin
PFLUGERVILLE, TEXAS — Los Angeles-based developer Banyan Residential has broken ground on Banyan Everton, a 234-unit build-to-rent project in the northern Austin suburb of Pflugerville. The site spans 34.4 acres. Homes will come in three- and four-bedroom floor plans, have an average size of 1,771 and include private garages and fenced backyards. Banyan Everton will also offer a communal pool, fitness center and open green space. Completion is scheduled for the first quarter of 2024.