Coronavirus

Best of 2020: Is It Better To Read The DMN’s Real Estate Coverage Backwards?

By Jon Anderson / December 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

[Editor’s Note: This year has been a decade, right? So many things happened, lots of things were postponed, and houses continued to sell despite it all. While the CandysDirt.com team takes a hot minute this holiday season to recharge the ol’ Energizers, we’re serving up our very favorite stories from 2020. Enjoy!] Jon: You might think my […]

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NAREE Panelists Emphasize COVID-19’s Impact on Real-Estate Industry

By Tommy Cummings / December 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

Speakers at the National Association of Real Estate Editors took a deep dive into those topics and more at the 54th annual NAREE journalism conference presented via webinar to its members.

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Summer’s Hottest Pandemic Moves Happened in Dallas-Fort Worth

By Joanna England / November 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

For folks who were brave enough to move during a pandemic — can you imagine packing without a house full of help? — the Dallas-Fort Worth region was a hot destination. According to iBuyer and real estate disruptor Opendoor, a survey the company released this August showed that 53 percent of respondents were planning to […]

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Parenting Your Parent During COVID-19: the New Norm at Cambridge Caregivers and Manchester Living

By Candy Evans / September 7, 2020 / 0 Comments

As Dallas heads into the COVID “orange” zone, many families are looking at ways to make sure their elderly loved ones are well cared for and safe, especially if they live out of town. Manchester Living and Cambridge Caregivers are two of the best care options in Dallas.  A New Kind of Aging In Place Manchester Place Care […]

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Which Northern Dallas Suburbs Are Still Diamonds in The Rough?

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / August 24, 2020 / 0 Comments

By Daniel Hightower SmithContributor The coronavirus pandemic has set in motion a work-from-home experiment on a large scale, liberating urban dwellers to consider farther-flung suburbs for a home base. Being close to inner-city downtowns is not as meaningful as it once was, leaving some considering which northern suburbs of Dallas have the most value for […]

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Historically Low Inventory Drives Q2 Housing Market in Texas, Economists Say

By Joanna England / July 27, 2020 / 0 Comments

Despite the COVID-19 crisis, real estate is one of the few industries that kept churning, though the number of home sales across the state have trended downward in the second quarter of 2020 according to the Quarterly Housing Report from Texas Realtors. However, economists at the Real Estate Center say that though the market has […]

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