Collin County

Californians Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Moving To Texas

By April Towery / December 16, 2019 / 1 Comment

West Coasters flock to the Lone Star State, three DFW municipalities are among the best college cities in America, and Conor Commercial will bring an industrial project to Mesquite, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Californians Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Moving To Texas We must be doing something right in the Lone […]

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Plano Top Producer Chad Schulin Joins Compass Real Estate

By Joshua Baethge / November 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Compass Real Estate announced Wednesday that Chad Schulin, a top-producing agent in Plano, is now affiliated with the technology-driven brokerage.  He will be based out of the firm’s soon-to-be-opened Plano-Frisco office. But leaving Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s was not a decision he made lightly. “I very much enjoyed my time at Briggs,” Schulin said. “It was […]

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This Weekend One Hundred Is Fresh From The Farm

By April Towery / September 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Farmersville is the home of war hero Audie Murphy, the onion capital of the state, and a best-kept secret when it comes to affordable housing. This Weekend One Hundred selection at 1402 Pecan Creek Drive in Farmersville has four bedrooms and two bathrooms with numerous updates. And it wouldn’t be Farmersville without an actual barn […]

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Who Commutes the Longest in North Texas? You’d Have to Hunt For It

By Candy's Dirt / August 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From staff reports As affordable housing becomes dearer in urban areas, and the workforce gets pushed out of the urban core, commutes increase, a new study from Apartment List found. The number of workers who commute 90 minutes or more each way grew by 32 percent nationally from 2005 to 2017, more than triple the […]

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Give Peace A Chance With Contemporary Allen Abode

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / July 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

By April Towery Special Contributor You had me at theater room. It’s one of those perks, like a Jacuzzi tub or an elevator — maybe you don’t really need it; maybe you’ll never use it, but it sure is cool. And one-touch electric shades in the master bedroom, wood-look tile floors, double ovens, and a […]

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McKinney Ranks At Top of Best Places for First-Time Buyers

By Candy's Dirt / July 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From staff reports Nearly 40 percent of 2018’s single-family home purchases were made by first-time buyers — with some places being more friendly to those new to the market than others. McKinney ranked 10th among 300 cities WalletHub looked at in regards to how amenable they were for first-time buyers. The Collin County town ranked 160th […]

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