Dallas Realtors

International Real Estate Buyers Bring More Than $11 Billion to Texas Economy

By Joanna England / September 2, 2014 / 2 Comments

Of all the international purchases in America, 12 percent of buyers from abroad purchase in Texas, according to the 2014 Texas International Homebuyer Report from the Texas Association of Realtors. Those buyers accounted for a total of $11.06 billion in sales between March 2013 and March 2014, the report says, making the great state the third […]

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Is Your Social Media Marketing Falling Flat? Katie Lance Offers Tips to Help With Your Strategy

By Joanna England / August 29, 2014 / 3 Comments

Marketing is one of the most challenging parts of having a successful real estate business. Great marketing ensures that, even after the peak season ends, your business will weather less-than-stellar sales. Truly, real estate is a cyclical industry, marked by seasonal highs and lows. Not only do you need to be prepared for the lean months […]

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Great Western Home Loans Featured Realtor: Conor Riley Can Hang Ten With The Best of Them!

By Joanna England / August 22, 2014 / 2 Comments

Sure, Conor Riley was raised in California, but we won’t hold it against this fast-rising star at Dave Perry-Miller and Associates. We absolutely adore Riley, who is wise beyond his years, sharp as a tack, and fast with a smile, and he’s a great surfer, to boot! In fact, he reminds us a lot of […]

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NRT Positions Itself to “Out Flank” Zillow/Trulia, Serving as Both Brokerage and Portal

By Joanna England / August 11, 2014 / 1 Comment

It’s a much different model than Zillow/Trulia, but NRT/Realogy will be on pace to not only capture more leads than Zillow, but it has boots-on-the-ground Realtors who can complete sales. This one-two punch is part of NRT’s strategy to “out flank” Zillow, positioning the brokerage as an online and in-person real estate powerhouse, according to Inman […]

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Millennials Want an Urban Life Today, But What About After They Have Kids?

By Joanna England / June 18, 2014 / 1 Comment

This is a theme that was repeated over and over at the National Association of Real Estate Editors spring conference. With the Millennial generation becoming the newest cycle of homebuyers, we have to wonder what phase of their lives will influence trends in real estate the most. This story in the Washington Post really summarizes […]

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Jacy Olson and Carrie Hill Join the Giveback Homes Team, Helping Provide Housing to Those in Need

By Joanna England / May 22, 2014 / 0 Comments

Y’all know about Olson and Hill, the two dynamic brunettes who are an amazing team at Nathan Grace. These two women have been friends for a very long time, and are using that bond to help build a business that lasts. Jacy Olson and Carrie Hill have lived in the Lake Highlands area and are […]

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