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Lakeside Moviehouse to serve as a local and regional draw

Rendering of The Shops at Lakeside and The Lakeside Moviehouse, which is scheduled for completion in April 2015.

Rendering of The Lakeside Moviehouse illustrates its location just north of The Shops at Lakeside. Scheduled for completion in April 2015, the theater is expected to supplement Lakeside’s appeal to a wide spectrum of ages and communities.

In January, officials from Realty Capital, Flower Mound, and Lakeside DFW Land Ltd. traveled to Austin to tour The Moviehouse & Eatery.

Mark McLaughlin, director of operations for the upscale dine-in theater company, served as their guide.

“I was explaining to them that many of our customers regularly drive 20-30 miles to get here,” remembered McLaughlin. “I’m not sure they bought it.”

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Lakeside retailers to capitalize on FM 2499 visibility

 "When people come to visit the site now," said Jimmy Archie of Realty Capital, "they sense the scale and magnetism of the project." With over 60,000 vehicles per day at the intersection of FM 2499 and Lakeside Parkway, the magnetism of The Shops at Lakeside will have a big audience.

“When people come to visit the site now,” said Jimmy Archie of Realty Capital, “they sense the scale and magnetism of the project.” With over 60,000 vehicles per day at the intersection of FM 2499 and Lakeside Parkway, the magnetism of The Shops at Lakeside will have a big audience.


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Moviehouse & Eatery prompts move of tree farm from The Shops at Lakeside

With construction on the Lakeside Moviehouse & Eatery expected to begin by May, the Lakeside tree farm will be relocated to another site on the property. Upon the completion of first phase of The Shops at Lakeside, the trees will be transplanted there to enhance the shopping and dining experience. Click above to see the report by NBC 5.

NBC 5 Denton Country Reporter Brian Scott told viewers Friday of the traveling tree farm at Lakeside DFW. (Click here to view the story.)

The Lakeside DFW tree farm located at the north side of the northwestern corner of Lakeside Parkway and International Parkway (FM 2499), Scott reported, was originally created to save and re-use hundreds of live oaks that had been planted along Lakeside 14 years ago.

Officials at Realty Capital, master developer of Lakeside DFW, expected the mature trees could be preserved in this location until they were transplanted to beautify The Shops at Lakeside, which is projected for completion in the fall.

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Plans unveiled for Lakeside condo tower

In addition to an adjoining spa and salon, luxury town homes will help soften the structure's impact at street level.

An adjoining spa and salon along with luxury town homes play a role in scaling the building’s architecture at street level.

Plans for a 14-story luxury condominium tower at Lakeside DFW were released today.

“We have been listening carefully to the market for a condo tower at Lakeside,” said Richard Myers, managing parter of Realty Capital Management, master developer of Lakeside DFW. “We hope these plans demonstrate how seriously we value that input.

“Naturally, views ranked high on everyone’s wish list,” Myers said. “So each unit will feature a large balcony with outstanding views of Lake Grapevine.” [Click to read the entire story]

Moviehouse & Eatery to locate in the Shops at Lakeside

Moviehouse & Eatery offers plush seating and chef-preparaed dishes. Tickets for first-run movies are priced at $2 over standard movie theaters.

Moviehouse & Eatery offers plush seating and chef-preparaed dishes.

Officials of Austin-based Moviehouse & Eatery have selected The Shops at Lakeside, the highly anticipated retail component of Lakeside DFW, for their third location. They expect to begin construction in May.

“Lakeside offers a special environment,” said Leslie Sloan, co-owner of Moviehouse & Eatery, “while Flower Mound plus the surrounding communities provide the perfect location for our business.”

“Moviehouse & Eatery offers an upscale movie and dining experience that sets the tone for The Shops at Lakeside,” said Jimmy Archie, managing director of Realty Capital Management, master developer of Lakeside DFW.

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BNSF Logistics move may be sign of things to come

BNSF Logistics will bring 50 employees to its new world headquarters in Flower Mound's Lakeside Business District.

BNSF Logistics will bring 50 employees to its new world headquarters in Flower Mound’s Lakeside Business District. (Click to enlarge)

“Yeah, we can do that.”

That’s the motto of BNSF Logistics, which recently announced the move of its worldwide headquarters (and 50 employees) from Grapevine to Flower Mound.

“This move,” emphasized Jimmy Stathatos, town manager of Flower Mound, “is just the start.”

“There is a lot of pent-up demand and we expect many more announcements of companies moving to Flower Mound.”

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Construction update: Street paving begins with Sandy Lane

The first 40 yards of pavement on Sandy Lane was poured this morning. Street paving is expected to be competed in about 2 weeks.

The first 40 yards of pavement on Sandy Lane was poured this morning. Street paving is expected to be completed in about 2 weeks.

The concrete began pouring early this morning on Sandy Lane at Lakeside DFW.

It won’t stop for approximately 4 weeks.

“We expect to have all the streets paved in about 2 weeks,” said Scot Whitwer, manager of the single-family home construction site.

Once all the streets have been paved, concrete will be poured for the sidewalks, back fill, and trails.

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