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Real Estate and Report Cards: How School Districts Affect Housing

By Seth Fowler / August 28, 2018 / 4 Comments

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 […]

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Real Estate Slowdown is Real: Surviving the Market Shift

By Seth Fowler / June 5, 2018 / 2 Comments

WOW–tremendous responses and feedback on Part I of this real estate slowdown blog topic from last week.  Thanks so much!  Nice to know people are reading, following and giving thought to #tarrantcountytuesday. Last week we established (with data) that there indeed is a slowdown — or market shift — in the housing market.  One Dirty […]

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Iconic Monterey Colonial Architecture in River Park

By Seth Fowler / May 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Monterey Colonial architecture.  What is it and what’s it doing in one of Fort Worth’s most desirable gated communities, River Park? Originally created when California was under Mexican rule in the mid 1800s, this unique style is characterized by hip roofs and a cantilever balcony that spans the front of the home. Monterey Colonial Architecture — […]

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The Secret is Out on Hidden Road

By Seth Fowler / February 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

In the Fort Worth high-end luxury market there is a difference between exclusive and… (ahem)… EXCLUSIVE. It’s one thing for a large home to be in a gated community and have plenty of nice amenities and features and cost a king’s ransom. It’s another thing for a home to be located on a street whose name […]

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The Best of Tarrant County Tuesday in 2017

By Seth Fowler / December 19, 2017 / 0 Comments

  Another year of Tarrant County Tuesday is coming to a close.  In the words of the Grateful Dead song, “What a long strange trip it’s been.” I hope you have enjoyed reading about the homes, neighborhoods and issues I’ve presented in this weekly blog for 2017.  It has been my utmost pleasure helping to showcase […]

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Green With Envy in Ultimate Near Southside Urban Townhome

By Seth Fowler / November 14, 2017 / 0 Comments

In the mid-2000s, the area of Fort Worth referred to as the Medical District went through a dramatic change. Situated south of Interstate 30, north of the Fairmount neighborhood, bordered by 8th Avenue to Rosedale Avenue, this soon became known as the Near Southside. At the time there were medical offices, hospitals, and a smattering […]

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