FORT WORTH-When analyzing the North Texas area, it’s typical to pair the two cities of Dallas and Fort Worth together. However, the cities are 30 miles apart and are showing somewhat difficult characteristics when it comes to commercial real estate.

Though Fort Worth, much like Dallas, its neighbor to the east, hasn’t been immune to the economic issues plaguing the U.S. throughout 2009, local experts tell GlobeSt.com that the city, and Tarrant County, didn’t enter the economic downturn with as many problems as Dallas.

“Fort Worth didn’t get as overbuilt as Dallas. We didn’t see the massive commercial development here that Dallas saw, particularly in North Dallas,” comments Jim Harris, founder of real estate developer James R. Harris Partners.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


NOT FOR REPRINT

© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from www.copyright.com. All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.

GlobeSt

Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2024 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.