2931 Dorrington Drive Dallas Texas 75228 is offered August 20, 2016 for $408,000. Impressive East Dallas remodel in Claremont. On .45 acres with 33×14 covered back porch overlooking treed creek and enormous back yard with a white picket fence. Has 2nd one car garage, fresh paint, granite and corian counters, carpet and fixtures, updated bathrooms and kitchen, built ins throughout. Master bath is completely remodeled with glass shower. Recent HVAC in large upstairs game room with private bath that can be a suite or 4th bedroom.
The construction of the Interstate Highway System reinforced Dallas’ prominence as a transportation hub with four major interstate highways converging in the city, and a fifth interstate loop around it. Dallas developed as a strong industrial and financial center, and a major inland port, due to the convergence of major railroad lines, interstate highways, and the construction of Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, one of the largest and busiest airports in the world. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, which had a population of 6,810,913 as of July 1, 2013. The metropolitan economy is the sixth largest in the United States, with a 2012 real GDP of $420.34 billion In 2013, the metropolitan area led the nation with the largest year-over-year increase in employment, and advanced to become the fourth-largest employment center in the nation (behind New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago) with more than three million non-farm jobs.
The city’s economy is primarily based on banking, commerce, telecommunications, computer technology, energy, healthcare and medical research, and transportation and logistics. The city is home to the third-largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies in the nation. In the latest rankings released in 2013, Dallas was rated as a “beta plus” world city by the Globalization and World Cities Study Group & Network and was 14th in world rankings of GDP by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.