JaRyCo, an Allen-based developer, received zoning approval on their new mixed-use development. The Farm in Allen is a 135-acre project that will include over 1.6 million SF of office; 142,000 SF of retail; a 150-key hotel; 60,000 SF of restaurants, as well as townhomes and urban residential units.
Features of The Farm will include a 2 ½ acre lake with boardwalk restaurants, over two miles of hike and bike trails, a 16-acre greenbelt along Watters Creek and four additional park areas. The development will tie into the extensive City of Allen hike and bike trail system and will also include a number of energy efficient and sustainable design features. Infrastructure construction is set to begin in late 2020.
Update provided in October 2020 by the Allen Economic Development Corporation.