Apartment Leasing

Almost 40 Percent of Dallas Apartment Hunters Hail From Elsewhere

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / June 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

By Sania Tran Apartment List According to a new report published by Apartment List, Dallas comes in 11th in the ranking of metropolitan areas that are attracting the most renters from elsewhere. The ranking was determined based on the share of inbound searches coming from outside the metro — 39.4 percent of those looking for […]

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RealPage Dinged by FTC for Misidentifying Housing Applicants as Criminals

By Shelby Skrhak / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

It’s a problem that people with common last names face often: being mistaken for another with the same name and birthdate. But Richardson-based RealPage, which provides tenant screening information to landlords and property managers, ran into trouble when the FTC found their tenant screening software misidentified potential renters as criminals, who then were turned down […]

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Renters Won’t Budge on Price and Location According to Apartment Guide Report

By Joanna England / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

After some North Texans sell their homes, a significant portion of them rent in the interim before finding their next one. Couple that with the Pew Research Center study alleging that the population of apartment dwellers is growing by leaps, with a 5 percent increase in the last decade — the highest in 50 years. […]

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The McKenzie on Harvard: Luxury Lease Living FINALLY Gets SHUBS

By Candy Evans / October 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

I’m going to be honest here: Dallas isn’t exactly winning in the luxury lease market. We have a few, a handful, of higher-end lease apartments that, no matter how sparkly the quartzite is in the kitchen, still scream “apartment living.” Things like small closets, boring ceilings, metal return ducts, miniature laundry facilities (with a shelf […]

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Where Are the Cheapest Rents in Dallas? Lake Highlands, It Turns Out

By Bethany Erickson / July 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
Lake Highlands

We know rents are high in Dallas — we’ve written more than a couple of stories about how much it costs to live in the Big D. But where can you consistently find the cheapest rents? Turns out, one zip code in Lake Highlands, in particular, is exactly where you should start hunting. Realtor.com decided […]

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The Best Apartments For Barbecuing in Dallas

By Sydney Bennet / July 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Texas is known for its barbecue, but you don’t have to hit up a restaurant to enjoy the state’s favorite cuisine. Pick the right apartment, and you’ll be able to do your own grilling when the weather is warm. These are our favorite Dallas apartments with upscale barbecue grills so you can impress guests and […]

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