As the heart of the nation’s eighth fastest growing region, Downtown Dallas indexes well below other major business centers both in taxes and corporate expenses. With a variety of state and local incentive programs for expanding and relocating businesses, it’s no wonder major publications such as Forbes, Business Insider, and US News have ranked Dallas a top city for young professionals. Built on a legacy of entrepreneurial spirit, with a robust infrastructure and the largest, most highly educated and skilled workforce in the region, Downtown Dallas combines the affordability, accessibility, and diversity that businesses need to thrive, now and tomorrow.
Average Downtown gross asking rent is an average of 18% lower than competing submarkets.Central Expressway
*figures represent average gross asking rent per submarket
Downtown has seen an investment of tens of millions of dollars in over six million sq. ft. of adaptive reuse real estate inventory from turn of the century structures to late 20th century office towers, cultivating a premiere, first-class, work environment for multiple industries. In addition to these classic edifices, new developments in the pipeline will expand this robust offering of diverse real estate options. Anticipating a shift in modern office dynamics, Downtown buildings are also adapting with measures such as contactless elevators, socially distanced lobby protocols, larger common areas, and robust, highspeed, secure, firstname.lastname@example.org
Downtown Dallas has a robust transportation network, one in which personal vehicles, light rail and commuter trains, streetcars, bicycles, scooters, and pedestrians coexist for multiple travel options at any comfort level. With over 93 miles of track and state-of-the-art touchless ticketing, DART not only has the longest light rail network in the country but also one of the cleanest, all lines of which converge in and serve the core of Downtown. Rideshare services, shared scooters, and micro-transit have made travel within the city center easy and affordable, offering a variety of transportation options to suit multiple needs and lifestyles.
Throughout the past two decades, over $400M direct public incentives have been provided throughout Downtown, generating more than $5.4B in private investment.