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Dilbeck-Designed Lobello House Open For Tours March 7

By April Towery / February 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

A well-known Dallas real estate gem will be open for tours next month, one in four of American mortgage holders don’t know what their rate is, and accessibility for those with physical disabilities goes without much consideration in the local housing market, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Dilbeck-designed Lobello House Open […]

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Silicon Valley Is So Yesterday; Techies Flock To Dallas

By April Towery / September 30, 2019 / 1 Comment

Dallas makes the top 10 cities for techies, mortgage rates are on the rise, and D/FW scores a spot in the Urban Land Institute’s top 10 markets for 2020, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Silicon Valley Is So Yesterday; Techies Flock To Dallas Tech jobs with competitive salaries are spread out […]

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Millennials Will Break The Bank On Homes To Appear More Successful

By April Towery / August 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

Forget keeping up with the Joneses; kids these days just want to blow the Joneses out of the water. Many consumers have spent too much on a luxury handbag, or signed on for a car payment that might require a regular phone call to Mom and Dad. But the price tag of appearing successful, wealthy, […]

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More Than Half of Americans Losing Sleep Over Money Issues

By Candy's Dirt / July 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From staff reports More than half of U.S. adults say they’ve lost sleep over at least one money issue, according to a new Bankrate.com report.  That includes 18 percent who say they’ve lost sleep over worries they’d be unable to pay their mortgage or rent. In fact, that number is up from last year’s 12 […]

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How Hard Is It To Sock Away a Six-Month Emergency Fund in Dallas?

By Candy's Dirt / May 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From staff reports It takes more than two years to sock away enough money to address a six-month emergency fund in the Dallas metro area, a new Bankrate.com report revealed. The area ranks 15th hardest of the top 50 metros when it comes to building a six-month emergency savings fund. That fund would be able […]

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Four Percent Say Buying a New Home Is a Goal in 2019

By Bethany Erickson / January 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Who is most likely to have home buying as a goal this year? Will remodeling and home improvement spending continue to grow?  We look at this and more in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Four Percent List Home Buying a 2019 Goal Four percent (about 10 million Americans) said buying a new home […]

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