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Hey CBS 11: As Reported on CandysDirt.com FIRST, Conservatives Urged to Buy Homes in Texas

By Candy Evans / June 7, 2017 / 2 Comments

There is fake news, and then there is news that major news orgs just plain steal from you without a lick of link love.   Remember when we reported on the McKinney-based website Conservativemove.com drawing buyers to North Texas because of conservative values? This is the group that is picking out states where conservatives can move […]

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Dallas & Area Real Estate in 2017? Boring old Normal.

By Candy Evans / December 31, 2016 / 1 Comment

2017 will most likely be a different year for North Texas real estate. We have had a long run of a bull market. Near-record years of construction, infill, sales and increasing values have kept North Texas real estate agents head’s spinning with contracts and, frankly, the good life. To be clear, it was and, in […]

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Jed Kolko: Urban Cores Increasingly Young, Rich, Childless, and White

By Candy Evans / October 13, 2016 / 1 Comment

When it comes to real estate trends, no one knows them better than Jed Kolko. I say that not because I have been to dinner with him, and met him at Inman & NAREE several times while he was Chief Economist and VP of Analytics at Trulia, the online real estate site that merged with Zillow, […]

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