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Buyers And Sellers Shouldn’t Let COVID-19 Get in The Way of a Deal

By Jon Anderson / May 20, 2020 / 1 Comment

…Interventions can be government-backed or bank-programs. I assume banks recall the devastation they wrought and suffered through in the last Recession – which may assign too much humanity to banks….

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Is It Better To Read The DMN’s Real Estate Coverage Backwards?

By Jon Anderson / May 18, 2020 / 9 Comments

…fundamentals underpinning bombastic headlines and fearful opinions. The Dallas housing market is tens of thousands of housing units behind and widening – a 12-year hangover from the 2008 Recession. That,…

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Reverse Mortgages Provide Security In Uncertain Times

By April Towery / May 4, 2020 / 7 Comments

…of the local housing market, there are still concerns about a coronavirus-fueled recession, prompting homeowners to evaluate their options for saving money.  Leveraging with reverse mortgage proceeds is a smart…

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Pandemics And Property Taxes: Don’t Expect A COVID-19 Miracle

By Jon Anderson / May 4, 2020 / 1 Comment

…after January 1, but COVID-19 hasn’t physically damaged a single property. For everyone who points to the state of emergency issued, I will point to the Recession. When, during the…

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Report Shows Strong National Housing Market, Pre-Recession Foreclosure Lows

By Joanna England / April 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

…year-over-year decrease in U.S. foreclosure activity. The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington MSA is still 79 percent below pre-recession foreclosure levels. “This latest sign of the strong national housing market, however, comes with…

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Penthouse Pause: COVID-19 Cripples Some High-Rise Renovations

By Jon Anderson / April 17, 2020 / 2 Comments

…by people wealthy and not. Is there a point where the money runs out in delays? During the Recession, as employment dropped, residents nationwide lost their homes in foreclosure. It’s…

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