Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones is about to make a big play in Prosper, says Dallas Morning News Staffer Steve Brown. The football team owner's real estate company, Blue Star Land, is ready to start work on a residential community of 1,800 homes on Prosper's West Side. The community, Star Trail, already has builders lined up to begin the 400-home first phase of development. The 1,000-acre community will be located just west of the route of the Dallas North Tollway expansion along First Street and Prosper Trail.
“Builders are looking for opportunities further north,” Joe Hickman, who heads Blue Star Land, said. “Obviously with the growth and development happening around the Tollway and State Highway 121 and the jobs that have been announced with Toyota, FedEx and Liberty Mutual.”