Monthly Archives: March 2016

Shake Shack to shake up Rice Village

Houston Chronicle By: Syd Kearney In January, after weeks of rumors, official confirmation came that New York-based Shake Shack would be opening a restaurant in the Galleria. Now there’s more good news for fans of Danny Meyer’s juggernaut burger joint. Houston is getting a second Shake Shack. Shake Shack will take over a space on the corner of Kirby and Amherst in Rice Village. The space currently is... read more

Italian Restaurant Concept To Offer From-Scratch Menu

Globe St. By: Lisa Brown FORT WORTH—Marcus Paslay, executive chef and owner of Clay Pigeon, will open his second restaurant, Piattello Italian Kitchen, this fall in the new Waterside development, the 63-acre mixed-use project. Piattello, meaning “plate” in Italian, which also refers to the term “clay pigeon,” is expected to have an approachable, family-friendly vibe. The restaurant will be a... read more

Shake Shack Headed to Rice Village

Media Contact: Bernard Kaplan/Alicia Whitley Kaplan Public Relations (713) 784-1077 BURGER FANS REJOICE - SHAKE SHACK HEADED TO RICE VILLAGE HOUSTON, TX (March 17, 2016) – Shake Shack, one of the nation’s hottest names in the burger business, is coming to Rice Village, a major step in the repositioning of the popular outdoor shopping, dining and entertainment destination. With an opening targeted for... read more

Chef Marcus Paslay to open Piattello Italian Kitchen in Fort Worth

Media Contact: Beth Hutson, Hutson Creative beth@hutsoncreative.com 817.602.0211 Restaurant concept with coffee bar will be in new Waterside development March 14, 2016 — Fort Worth, Texas — Marcus Paslay, executive chef and owner of Clay Pigeon, will open his second restaurant, Piattello Italian Kitchen, this fall in Fort Worth’s new Waterside development Piattello will have a from-scratch seasonal menu.... read more

Remodel continues at Saddle Creek

Commercial Appeal By: Thomas Bailey Jr. One of the Memphis area's most upscale shopping centers is about to undergo another $1 million worth of improvements. The Texas-based owner of Saddle Creek this week filed for a construction permit valued at $1,059,399 to upgrade the north side of the 168,000 center. The work is designed, in part, to make Saddle Creek North, on the northeast corner of Poplar and Farmington,... read more

Hillside Village Named ‘Cedar Hill Green Business of the Year’ for Sustainability Efforts

Media Contact: Abby Waldron, 214.373.1601 [caption id="attachment_6704" align="aligncenter" width="671"] Warren Goss, 2016 chair of the Cedar Hill Chamber of Commerce and Maranda Auzenne, general manager at Hillside Village, at the award presentation.[/caption] Shopping center saved over $262,000 in 2015 thanks to trash and recycling programs CEDAR HILL, Texas – (March 2, 2016) – Hillside Village has been named... read more

Trademark Property Co. Under Contract to Purchase Land for WestBend Expansion

Media Contact: Sydney Townsend, 214.373.1601 Mixed-use development to expand as initial redevelopment nears completion; More retail, plus multi-family, condo and hotel contemplated FORT WORTH, Texas (March 1, 2016) – Trademark Property Co. today announced that it is under contract to purchase 3.5 acres of land adjacent to its 278,000-square-foot WestBend mixed-use development in Fort Worth’s University... read more

Trademark Expands Vision for WestBend Mixed-Use Development in Ft. Worth

Dallas Business Journal Candace Carlisle Fort Worth-based Trademark Property Co. has decided to purchase an adjacent hotel next to its large WestBend mixed-use development in Fort Worth's University District, which will give the development firm the ability to add a hotel or residential tower with ground-floor retail and improve access for would-be consumers. Terms of the 3.5-acre land acquisition on University... read more