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Best Places to Rent? In North Texas, Start in Plano

By Bethany Erickson / July 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Plano hits the top 20 when it comes to best places to rent, we have a look at June’s single-family and multi-family housing starts, and homeownership is up for one key age group. We have all this and more in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Best Places to Rent? In North Texas, Start […]

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Builders Call on Congress to Address Affordable Housing Shortage

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / June 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From the National Association of Home Builders As the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) celebrates National Homeownership Month in June, builders are urging Congress to address America’s housing affordability challenges. “Removing regulatory barriers that contribute to the increased costs of housing will pave the way to homeownership,” said National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) […]

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Dallas Builders Association State of the Industry Summit Set for March 26

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / March 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
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From the Dallas Builders Association The State of the Industry Summit, presented by Zillow Group, will feature NAHB CEO Jerry Howard, Metrostudy Regional Director Paige Shipp and Zillow Group Insights Director Mary Kaye O’Brien. The Summit, will be held on Tuesday, March 26 from 9 a.m. (doors open at 8:30) until 11:30 a.m. at Venue […]

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Saving Energy Means Sweet Dreams, Not Nightmares on Byers Avenue

By Seth Fowler / October 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

What gives you nightmares? I’m not referring to the nightmares you had as an 11-year-old from watching The Shining at Jason Gorden’s birthday party in 1985. I’m talking about real nightmares … the ones related to your home! For many Texan homeowners, a nightmare can be in high energy bills, the cost of replacing a […]

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Five L’s Hamper New Home Construction and Affordability

By Bethany Erickson / June 15, 2018 / 0 Comments
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The good news? In the past year, 909,000 new single-family homes have been started, and it’s projected that by 2020 starts on new home construction will hit the one million mark. The bad news? The need will be for 1.2 million, a leading economist said Thursday. “The forecast is that home prices will continue to […]

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After Conference Committee, NAHB Approves Amended GOP Tax Plan

By Joanna England / December 18, 2017 / 1 Comment

To say that the tax plans proposed separately by Republican senators and representatives were contentious would be an understatement. When both bills came out, many real estate industry organizations found them problematic, especially the National Association of Homebuilders. However, the NAHB just changed its tune after seeing the most recent iteration of the bill, which […]

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