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Old 04-11-2012, 02:12 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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Most of the time yall are too busy denying the fact shopping is better up here....yall dont know what to think about Dallas...
I've never denied DAL had better shopping. Don't start with me, Dallasite.

 
Old 04-11-2012, 02:24 PM
 
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I've never denied DAL had better shopping. Don't start with me, Dallasite.
Dallasite indeed.................You Houstonian!!!!
 
Old 04-11-2012, 06:32 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Texas
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Park Lane is beginning to develop nicely. It unfortunately stalled a little with the economy, etc. It and Mockingbird Station are great Mixed-Use TODs. Does Houston have anything like these on its Metro lines? or any cool ones planned or being developed now?
 
Old 04-11-2012, 07:58 PM
 
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Park Lane is beginning to develop nicely. It unfortunately stalled a little with the economy, etc. It and Mockingbird Station are great Mixed-Use TODs. Does Houston have anything like these on its Metro lines? or any cool ones planned or being developed now?
Nope..
 
Old 04-11-2012, 08:03 PM
 
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Park Lane is beginning to develop nicely. It unfortunately stalled a little with the economy, etc. It and Mockingbird Station are great Mixed-Use TODs. Does Houston have anything like these on its Metro lines? or any cool ones planned or being developed now?
I was wondering the same thing (not in a comparative way, just curious) because Dallas is so big on these TODs, and they have been quite successful.
 
Old 04-11-2012, 08:11 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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Lol it just doesn't end.
 
Old 04-11-2012, 09:32 PM
 
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Lol it just doesn't end.
I'm just curious, they aren't necessary by any means but I was just curious if Houston is planning on following this similar development pattern by it's METRO stations. Sometimes they feel too forced anyways, luckily Mockingbird Station and Park lane turned out ok
 
Old 04-11-2012, 10:35 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Texas
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I'm just curious, they aren't necessary by any means but I was just curious if Houston is planning on following this similar development pattern by it's METRO stations. Sometimes they feel too forced anyways, luckily Mockingbird Station and Park lane turned out ok
I am pretty sure West Village is also a mixed-use TOD. but it is so well woven into the fabric of uptown you just think your're hanging out in the city. I'm sure this will be even more so as teh old driving range gets developed.
 
Old 04-11-2012, 10:36 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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I'm just curious, they aren't necessary by any means but I was just curious if Houston is planning on following this similar development pattern by it's METRO stations. Sometimes they feel too forced anyways, luckily Mockingbird Station and Park lane turned out ok
Oh, that wasn't directed at you.
 
Old 04-11-2012, 10:44 PM
 
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Oh, that wasn't directed at you.
Was I lying or something???
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