COVID-19

COVID-19’s Arrival in North Texas Impacting Millions as Churches, Sports, Schools Shut Down

By Shelby Skrhak / March 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

Updated March 13 North Texas officials announced this week the Dallas area’s first “presumptive positive” cases of COVID-19, prompting schools to close, sports to cease, and churches to halt services. Late Friday afternoon, Bishop Edward Burns of the Catholic Dioscese of Dallas announced that daily and Sunday Masses will be canceled, as well as activities […]

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Have Y’all Really Only Started Washing Your Hands This Week?

By Adlene Neely Dealey / March 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

We’re taking a break from the usual macular atrocities of the Wednesday WTF to ask one specific question: Have you all really only started washing your hands this week? I mean, personally I’ve been washing my hands like I’m about to scrub in on Grey’s Anatomy and poke my finger in a brain for a […]

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Real Estate Events Canceled In Wake of Coronavirus Outbreak

By April Towery / March 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

As panic surrounding COVID-19 increases, and the number of diagnosed cases in Texas continues to climb — including a just-announced case of Coronavirus in Colling County — officials in every industry, including real estate, are taking precautions.  NAR Cancels California Events The National Association of Realtors announced last week it will no longer hold events […]

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The State of Dallas Real Estate: Coronavirus

By Candy Evans / March 9, 2020 / 2 Comments

We were supposed to be in Barcelona this week, enjoying a city I have always wanted to visit, attending a friend’s wedding, basking in a pre-celebration of our 40-year marriage. Instead, we went to Boot Ranch in Fredericksburg. I cannot tell you how relaxing it was for one main reason: little or no mention of […]

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Interest Rates Drop As Market Braces For Virus Impact

By April Towery / March 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Fed slashes interest rates in response to coronavirus, Texas ranks high in 2020 property tax bills, and the local housing market continued its record-breaking streak last year, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news.  Federal Reserve Slashes Rates To Bolster Economy In an emergency decision, the Federal Reserve made a rare emergency […]

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Practical Ways to Protect Yourself From the Flu or Coronavirus (Pssst! Wash Your Hands)

By Heather Hunter / March 4, 2020 / 0 Comments

With coronavirus making headlines, we searched Amazon a few ways to keep things clean and safe, and we’re sharing them with you. Also, wash your hands.

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