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Hunt Realty-Led Investment Group Purchases 2,500-Acre Tract for Frisco Mixed-Use Task

Tradition West Developer Fehmi Karahan Part of Team Aiming To Change Land Bought from Late Oilman Bert Fields’ Estate

Map of Head Office Cattle Ranch in Frisco, TX.Dallas-based Hunt Realty Investments has actually closed on a huge 2,544-acre tract in the fast-growing city of Frisco, Texas, for the future site of an extensive mixed-use job that could help shape the future northward advancement of Dallas-Fort Worth. Hunt Real estate obtained the acreage, covering the Dallas North Tollway between Panther Creek Parkway and U.S. 380, with the help of its lead investment partner, Chief Partners LP. Other financiers in the group backing the job include The Karahan Cos., CrossTie Capital, Ltd. and the estate of Bert Fields Jr., which sold the tract to the Hunt Realty-led investment group for an undisclosed amount. The partnership is looking to change the land, which has been called Head office Ranch, into a master-planned, mixed-use job, said Chris Kleinert, president of Hunt Real estate.”We see amazing advancement potential for the website, along with our capital partners, and anticipate developing

the next amazing chapter in the history of Frisco, “said Kleinert in revealing the offer.” We are fortunate to have the chance to acquire such a desirable piece of land that has been under the stewardship of Bert Fields.” Fields, a popular North Texas lender and oilman, passed away in January 2015. His enormous land holdings sprawl throughout Frisco and Denton County. Headquarters Ranch in Frisco is expected to consist of workplace, retail, home, education and single-family realty. Other possible usages are being thought about with information of the job still taking shape. Among the investors in the job, The Karahan Cos., is led by master developer Fehmi Karahan, who developed the vision for the$3.2 billion Legacy West mixed-use development in Plano.

Tradition West tempted major corporate gamers, such as Toyota The United States And Canada, Liberty Mutual Insurance and JP Morgan Chase, to the 255-acre development. Karahan stated coordinating with the city of Frisco and the other financiers provides” a great chance”for the long time designer.”In spite of its prime high-growth area, it is as though this gem has been preserved

for something extraordinary, and that’s exactly what we want to produce,”Karahan said in a news release. Details of the partnership in between the city of Frisco and the investment group were not immediately readily available. Mayor Jeff Cheney said the city will help establish a master plan, which will incorporate the land’s natural elevation modifications, rolling terrain and

creek passages.”It’s some of the most gorgeous, distinct landscape in our city, and now it will act as a spectacular entrance to our neighborhood for future generations, “he included. Construction on Head office Ranch is slated to begin in 2019.

Robuchon vs. Del Frisco’s; Therapy downtown; Made L.V.; STK’s new products



Kim Canteenwalla, Robin Leach and Sammy DeMarco at Made L.V. on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tivoli Village.

Friday, May 22, 2015|3 a.m.

Hot off the grill!

After four previous fights, the 2 sommeliers who wind up contending in the finals at Wolfgang Puck’s Bar & & Grill in Downtown Summerlin on June 15 will certainly be Rafael Garcia from L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon and Adem Sash from Del Frisco’s.

They will certainly serve 6 wines over three courses, and restaurants will certainly vote on whom made the very best pairings.

* Long time Las Vegas VIP and Public Relations king Sig Rogich is one of the two owners of the new restaurant Therapy opening next month on Fremont Street. He’s employed executive chef Daniel Ontiveros, who formerly worked at David Myers’ Comme Ca in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

* Fans of rebel chef Sammy DeMarco turned out in full force for his guest-chef supper at Kim Canteenwalla and Elizabeth Blau’s Made L.V. in Tivoli Town on Wednesday night. It was the first time in 2 years that the tattooed chef was back in the kitchen area after crisscrossing the country for his two TELEVISION programs.

He served spicy lollipop Buffalo wings, walnut shrimp, Philly cheesesteak dumplings, the most tasty warm goat cheese cake with pistachio, infant beets and white balsamic in endive, Moroccan lamb meatballs with crispy spiced chickpeas and cucumber mint yoghurt, and his dessert version of s’mores with graham cracker-crusted chocolate dumpling toasted marshmallows, vanilla ice cream and chocolate crunchies from Hexx in Paris Las Vegas.

It was a frustrating success, with fans pleading that he return to a full-time Las Vegas place, and he concurred that he would like to settle behind a range right here instead of traveling America nonstop. Perhaps he ‘d be perfect for Made L.V.?

* Bravo to Cucina Italiano, the sister dining establishment to Brio in Las Vegas, which has set May 28 for its opening in Henderson promising all cooking performed in full view of visitors.

* From now on when you dine at one of the worldwide hit, hot STK steakhouses be it Miami, Greater london, New york city or Milan, you’ll see that the menu will be practically identical to the STK at the Cosmopolitan. That’s because Las Vegas master chef Stephen Hopcraft has added menu products here that he’s consistently taught and had actually copied by his chefs somewhere else in the empire.

His new variety of gourmet steakhouse food consists of crispy lobster tails, seared foie gras, beef tartare, tuna tartare with soy honey emulsion, spiced duck breast, glazed beef brief rib and jalapeno grits.

His day boat scallops atop risotto cake with fennel and saffron cream is a total winner, as was the seared foie gras atop huckleberry pancakes with kumquat marmalade (I’ll confess that I had a 2nd assisting, it was so fantastic).

Stephen is sensationally great, and his tasty food is just as fantastic.

Robin Leach of “Lifestyles of the Rich & & Famous” fame has been a reporter for more than 50 years and has spent the previous 15 years giving readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum playground.

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