Beck Ventures has big plans for Dallas’ Valley View Center mall | Dallas-Fort Worth Business News – News for Dallas, Texas – The Dallas Morning News

Posted by    |    April 25th, 2012 at 5:15 am

On Monday morning, Jeff Beck and sons Scott and Jarrod stood on the sixth floor of the office tower at Preston Road and LBJ looking down at their new purchase: the 39-year-old Valley View Center, surrounded by a sea of empty parking spaces. One day in the not-too-distant future, they say, this space will be filled with a $2 billion mixed-use development known as Dallas Midtown.

Bit by bit, the North Dallas mall will disappear — not tomorrow, not in six months, but sooner than later. The Becks will announce Tuesday that in its place will be about 1.5 million square feet of retail storefronts, restaurants, residential units, office towers and even a high-rise hotel with condo towers.

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