Yes “location, location, location” is still the first thing that comes out of a buyer’s mouth when asked what’s important in their next home. The second is typically, “We want to live in a good school district!”
Of course, as a licensed real estate sales professionals, we are gagged and bound by money-taking governmental bodies that forbid us from giving facts, figures, or opinions on local schools and school districts. But thanks to the World Wide Interweb it’s not that difficult to find.
Recently, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) released the 2018 D/FW School District Accountability Ratings, and it’s very telling in regards to real estate.