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Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX)
October 21, 2002
Section: Tarrant Business
Edition: FINAL Page: 4
Correction: The president of Tarrant Construction Services in Fort Worth is Tim Scott. His last name is incorrect in this real estate item.(10/29/02)

REAL ESTATE Star-Telegram

ARLINGTON 1 Aloha Housewares, a manufacturer of ceiling fans, has leased 61,000 square feet at 841 Great Southwest Parkway in Arlington. The firm will move out of 23,000 square feet of space in Mansfield later this year for the new space in the Great Southwest Industrial District. Aloha has several new products and contracts, said Pete Richardson of Dallas-based Henry S. Miller Commercial. Richardson handled the transaction. 
   -- Steve McLinden

Albertson's opens new store in Arlington 2 Albertson's opened a 67,363-square-foot store Oct. 8 at the southwest corner of Sublett Road and U.S. 287 in southwest Arlington. The Idaho-based grocer also built a 3,154-square-foot Albertson's fuel station on the site. Construction began more than a year ago. Albertson's purchased the land in December 2000. The store plans a formal grand opening later. Carl Greer of Sthenos Properties represented Gonzales Properties in the Albertson's land deal. 
   -- Steve McLinden

D/FW AIRPORT CAE SimuFlite completes construction 3CAE SimuFlite, a provider of advanced training to pilots and maintenance professionals operating piston and turbine-powered aircraft, has completed the construction of a 70,000-square-foot addition to its building at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. The addition is the third expansion at the facility in the past six years, the company said. The new wing contains six simulator bays, additional classrooms, and office space. With the expansion, CAE SimuFlite now has 36 simulators in 411,000 square feet of space. 
   -- Sandra Baker

FORT WORTH DFW Denitech expands its space downtown 4 DFW Denitech Fort Worth has expanded its space in City Center in downtown Fort Worth to 8,420 square feet. Denitech provides document management solutions and is the local distributor of Ricoh products. Richard D. Minker of the Richard D. Minker Co. represented Denitech, and George Duncan, with City Center Development, represented the landlord, in lease negotiations. 
   -- Sandra Baker

Tarrant Construction finishes headquarters 5 Tarrant Construction Services, a commercial general contractor, has completed the construction of its new headquarters at 2225 W. Petersmith. The company moved to the 8,600-square-foot building in mid-August, from 909 College St., where it has leased space since the company was founded six years ago, said its president, Tim Smith. Tarrant Construction has five employees. At the new facility, the company will use 3,500 square feet for office and 5,100 square feet for warehouse, he said. 
   -- Sandra Baker

Mexican restaurant leases site on Berry 6Alvarado's Mexican Food, a Phoenix-based fast-food Mexican restaurant, has leased 750 square feet at 2108 W. Berry St., where it plans to open a restaurant in late November. Alvarado's is a 7-year-old chain with 22 locations in Arizona and California. Its restaurants are open 24 hours, seven days a week. This is the company's first Texas location. Doug Woodson, a broker with Kelly, Geren & Searcy, represented the landlord, American Land and Cattle Co., in lease negotiations. 
   -- Sandra Baker

LAKE WORTH Dollar Tree leases shopping center space 7Virginia-based Dollar Tree has leased 9,900 square feet in the Lake Worth Shopping Center, off of Jacksboro Highway, where it plans to open a store in November. Jennifer Frank, Greg Rabin and Jim Weir, brokers with the Woodmont Co., represented Dollar Tree, and Cindy Dunn with the Makens Co., represented landlord, Raywood Interests, in lease negotiations. 
   -- Sandra Baker

WEATHERFORD Job training facility planned for center The North Texas Council of Governments has leased 5,600 square feet in the College Park Shopping Center to locate a Texas Workforce Commission training facility. Karen Simon and Ned Pou, with the Fort Worth office of the Bradford Cos., represented the landlord, CPSU Limited Partnership. Curt Lynn, of Fisher & Co. in Dallas, represented the tenant in lease negotiations. 
   -- Sandra Baker

RICHLAND HILLS Thornhill Gasket leases office/warehouse 8 Thornhill Gasket has leased a 4,032-square-foot office/warehouse facility at 2840 Handley-Ederville Road in Richland Hills. Todd Lambeth of the Robert Lynn Co. negotiated the transaction. 
   -- Andrea Jares

Company leases space for office, warehouse 9 T. Smith Inspection and Testing Services has leased a 2,487-square-foot office/warehouse facility at 7423 Airport Freeway in Richland Hills. Todd Lambeth of the Robert Lynn Co. negotiated the transaction. 
   -- Andrea Jares

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS Galler purchases Rufe Snow building 10 Les Galler purchased the 9,600-square-foot Rufe Snow Office Building at 5755 Rufe Snow Drive. Michael Berkowitz and Bill Myers of the Kim Martin Co. represented the seller in the sale. 
   -- Andrea Jares

GRAND PRAIRIE Hunter Ferrell buys 24.7-acre property 11 Hunter Ferrell Associates purchased a 24.68-acre tract west of Roy Orr Boulevard near Shady Grove. Dan Matkin, Matkin & Associates represented the sellers, Mary Gambill and Richard Stephens. The land straddles the Trinity River and is in Tarrant and Dallas counties. 
   -- Andrea Jares

Property company buys 3-acre site 12Hard Rock Road Property purchased the 2.98-acre tract at the northwest corner of Shady Grove and Hardrock Road. Dan Martin of Matkin & Associates and Bill Bowles, attorney, represented the seller, Linda Mashburne. 
   -- Andrea Jares

Got a tip? Got a hot deal to talk about or know about a property for sale? Want to talk about trends in local real estate? In Fort Worth call: Sandra Baker at (817) 390-7727 sabaker@star-telegram.com. In Northeast Tarrant call: Andrea Jares at (817) 685-3851 ajares@star-telegram.com In Arlington, Grand Prairie and Mansfield call: Steve McLinden at (817) 548-5522 mclinden@star-telegram.com -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Copyright 2002 Star-Telegram, Inc.