BUSINESS SPACE IN CARROLLTON
There are over 9,000 businesses that lease office space in the city of Carrollton. Some of the largest economic sectors include manufacturing, construction trades, and whole trades, but finance, insurance, and real estate all flourish in the city as well.
The city of Carrollton boosts local business by encouraging its residents to shop and do business in Carrollton instead of venturing outside city limits. There are six major business parks: Valwood Industrial Park, Frankford Trade Center, Austin Ranch, International Business Park, and Trinity Mills. In 2008 Carrollton set a leasing record for commercial and industrial properties.
In 2014, Carrollton ranked #4 in economic development by the Dallas Business Journal. As the economy grows, more people are moving into the city. Carrollton was named one of the safest cities in Texas by Safewise and one of the top 100 places to live by Relocate America.
Halliburton, Motel 6, TGI Fridays, Woot.com, and FASTSIGNS International are all headquartered in Carrollton.
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