COVID-19

New Single-Family Homes Show Best Increase Since 2006

By Tommy Cummings / August 31, 2020 / 0 Comments

The good news about the boom in new and existing home sales in Dallas just keeps rolling in. It won’t last forever, of course, but let’s enjoy it while we have it. Sales of new single-family homes increased for the third consecutive month, rising to their highest level since 2006. Between June and July, sales […]

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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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Staying Healthy at Home: Help Your Family Counter The COVID Chaos

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / August 16, 2020 / 0 Comments

By Sarah ZubiateFounder and Farmer, ZUBI’S As we all know, 2020 hasn’t been the year we all expected — so many unknowns, new stresses on our daily lives, heightened awareness but also immense anxiety, etc. Here we are, planning to kick off our two-week homeschool program before in-person school begins on Sept. 3, and the […]

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Workplace Changes You Can Expect in Post-Covid Office Space

By Sarah Bennett / August 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

Now that workers have been translating their homes into workspaces for months, one question is on the minds of many: when can we go back? But post-COVID office space will require careful planning and strategic changes, and the return to office life will require changes to the workspace itself, both big and small.   “Don’t make […]

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Finding a Balance Between Home and Home School

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / August 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

By Sarah ZubiateFounder and Farmer, ZUBI’S Hi, it’s Sarah Zubiate again! I hope you all enjoyed my first post (and in case you missed it, check it out here). I am so thankful for all the positive comments and wanted to elaborate more in order to answer some of your questions.  It seems like we […]

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WattDawg Helps Texans Secure Consistent Low Rates As Electricity Prices Reach Record Highs

By Shelby Skrhak / August 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

This year has been challenging thus far, to say the least. Add this to the 2020 tally: The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says that electricity customers will experience record-high prices while trying to stay cool in the intense summer heat.  While ERCOT anticipates an annual spike in electricity usage for summer, recent stay-at-home […]

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