The Brickyard

New Colorful Water Tower Brings Artful Touch to North Texas at The Brickyard

By Leah Shafer / October 21, 2016 / 1 Comment

Urban art has a new home in Farmers Branch with a stained glass water tower at The Brickyard. Local artist Joseph Shortell of Shortell Design was commissioned by Dallas-based Billingsley Company to create this iconic structure at New York-style apartment community. Lauren Stout, an independent artist working with Shortell, laid out the color schemes with […]

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Here are the Top Five Things Millennials Look for in a Rental Property

By Leah Shafer / September 12, 2016 / 0 Comments

We’ve all heard the sad story of Millennials living with their parents, drowning in student debt, and working at Starbucks with liberal arts degrees. While part of that image is accurate for a percentage of the U.S. population—a recent Pew Research Study showed 32 percent of Millennials do live with the folks—a larger percentage of those 18 to 34 years old […]

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The Brickyard Bringing New York City-Inspired Living to Farmers Branch

By Leah Shafer / July 11, 2016 / 2 Comments

We recently wrote about how one Dallas inner-ring suburb is seeing big changes, Farmers Branch Renaissance Turning Once Sleepy Suburb Into Vibrant City. The city has another reason to celebrate: Billingsley Company is bringing New York City architectural charm to to Farmer’s Branch, with The Brickyard. This is their new apartment community in Mercer Crossing, at the crossroads of Interstate […]

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