New ‘urban lifestyle’ apartments on the way in Arlington’s entertainment district
Developers building an entertainment district around Arlington’s Globe Life Field plan to add an apartment project.
Maryland-based developer The Cordish Cos. has partnered with the Texas Rangers on a $250 million mixed-use project called Texas Live surrounding the stadium.
The Texas Live project – the first sections of which are already open – is expected to include 200,000 square feet of restaurants, retail and entertainment venues, meeting and convention spaces and an open-air events pavilion. air.
Cordish Cos. plans to begin construction in the fall on the nearly 300 five-story apartment and retail building called One Rangers Way as part of the project on the Nolan Ryan Freeway south of Interstate 30.
“The construction of One Rangers Way will bring a new dimension to the ongoing development in Arlington’s entertainment district,” Ray Davis, managing partner and majority owner of the Texas Rangers, said in a statement. “This region is becoming a nationally recognized sports and entertainment destination with world-class facilities that have already been completed and several other projects that are well underway.
The $70 million, 532,459 square foot project will open in 2024, according to planning documents filed with the state.
“We remain committed to providing a premier mixed-use development in the Entertainment District that will benefit the Arlington community and be a national tourist attraction for decades to come,” said Blake Cordish, Director of The Cordish Cos. in a report.
Maryland-based architect Hord Coplan Macht designed the project.
Developer Cordish Cos. says the project “will provide residents with an urban lifestyle in the heart of Arlington’s entertainment district.” Additionally, the building will include new retail space and a new public garage. »
“The opening of Texas Live! in 2018, in partnership between Rangers and Cordish, spurred incredible momentum for additional investment, including the opening of the Live! by the Loews Hotel in 2019, in partnership between the Rangers, Cordish and Loews Hotels & Co, the new Globe Life Field of the Rangers in 2020, the future Loews Arlington Hotel & Convention Center, inaugurated in October 2021, and the National Medal of Honor Museum, which started on March 25,” a Cordish representative said in an email.
In October, the City of Arlington and Lowes Hotels & Co. opened a $550 million Lowes Arlington Hotel and Convention Center as part of the growing entertainment district.
The congress hotel is expected to open in 2024.