CandysDirt Wins Award at NAREE With Story Linking Healthcare to Housing Insecurity

By Candy's Dirt / June 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

Our Bethany Erickson won at the National Association of Real Estate Editor’s 69th Annual Journalism Awards last night with a report on how affordable healthcare impacts housing security. The judges said: “This in-depth piece on how basic to catastrophic illnesses affect someone’s ability to pay their mortgage is based on a study that was the […]

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BREAKING: Takes Home Gold and Bronze at NAREE Journalism Contest

By Candy's Dirt / June 16, 2018 / 6 Comments

After a busy three days of panel discussions, networking and writing, the National Association of Real Estate Editors — or NAREE — announced Friday night that writers Jon Anderson and Bethany Erickson both took home awards for their reporting last year. Anderson took home a Bronze Award for his breaking news story on the […]

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Five L’s Hamper New Home Construction and Affordability

By Bethany Erickson / June 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

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 […]

Read More Cleaned Up on Awards at Annual Journalist Conference!

By Candy Evans / June 23, 2017 / 3 Comments

Rocky Mountain High, Colorado. All those heights helped us set a new record for our seven-year-old blog website: took home FOUR (that’s 1-2-3-4!) glittering prizes for excellence in real estate reporting at last week’s 51st annual National Association of Real Estate Editor’s  SpringConference. We first won at NAREE in 2013, when the blog was […]

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It’s the Student Debt, Stupid: Quickie Recap of NAREE15 – Changes in the Way We Buy, Sell & Consume Real Estate

By Candy Evans / June 30, 2015 / 0 Comments

  Just returned from NAREE15, that is, the National Association of Real Estate Editor’s annual conference in beautiful Miami, Florida. Steve Brown was there. And Candace Carlisle. We picked up another award — yeah! — but we also picked up the latest in the state of real estate. (Gave you the economic outlook last week.) […]

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#NAREE15 Kicks Off Today! Stay Tuned to @DallasDirtCandy on Twitter

By Joanna England / June 24, 2015 / 0 Comments

The infamous Jills of @coldwellbanker rocking their #NAREE15 panel on luxury real estate @eliselipoff — Josh Salman (@JoshSalman) June 24, 2015 The annual conference of the National Association of Real Estate Editors kicks off today with some really fabulous panels. Candy landed in Miami this morning and is already covering the Luxury Real Estate […]

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