The business boom in Carencro will continue as a new shopping center called North Point has just started contruction at 3730 NE Evangeline Thruway. This is basically the former Desperado's location.

According to Developing Lafayette, the shopping center is owned by Carencro native and entrepreneur Carrol Castille.

There will be a total of five businesses in the center with four of the new tenants known. They are:

  • La Pizzeria
  • Tropical Smoothie Café
  • Great American Cookie & Marble Slab
  • Sync Fitness

Additionally, Castille is also planning to build another development on the side of Prejean's. It is believed to have a well-known restaurant in it.