Texas Realtors

Interest Rates Drop As Market Braces For Virus Impact

By April Towery / March 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

The Fed slashes interest rates in response to coronavirus, Texas ranks high in 2020 property tax bills, and the local housing market continued its record-breaking streak last year, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news.  Federal Reserve Slashes Rates To Bolster Economy In an emergency decision, the Federal Reserve made a rare emergency […]

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Southlake’s Judy M. Jones Receives Distinguished Service Award From Texas Realtors

By Joanna England / October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

From Staff Reports Texas Realtors recently presented Dallas/Fort Worth-based Realtor Judy M. Jones with its Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her long history of community service within the real estate industry. The Distinguished Service Award recognizes outstanding Realtors with a record of at least 25 years of service and civic participation. “Judy’s involvement within […]

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International Homebuyers Bring $7.8 Billion to Texas Economy

By Candy's Dirt / October 2, 2019 / 0 Comments

  Staff Reports   Real estate purchase by international homebuyers brought $7.8 billion to the Texas economy, says a new report from Texas Realtors. From April 2018 to March 2019, Texas accounted for 10 percent of all homes purchased by international homebuyers in the United States, with 18,310 home sales out of 183,100 nationwide according […]

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HomeLight Acquisition Spurs Lending Expansion Into Texas

By Bethany Erickson / August 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
Texas

HomeLight’s newest acquisition will allow it to lend in Texas, we have second-quarter housing reports from Texas Realtors, and pending home sales are up for the second month, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. HomeLight Acquisition Spurs Lending Expansion Into Texas With its purchase of digital mortgage lender Eave, agent-referral site HomeLight […]

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Texas Sellers Spend About 10 Years In Their Homes, New Report Says

By Bethany Erickson / May 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Dallas ISD

Two Dallas ISD schools make a national list of best high schools, the 2019 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report​ is out, and we take a look at how the state housing market fared in March, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Two Dallas ISD High Schools Ranked in Top 20 Nationally The […]

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DFW Home Sales Were Down, But Prices Up in 2018

By Bethany Erickson / February 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
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What was the final verdict on home sales and home prices in DFW last year? What kind of profit did home sellers get? And how did Texas fare when it came to a ranking of the quality of life in state capitals? We have all this in this week’s roundup of real estate news.

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