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Buyers And Sellers Shouldn’t Let COVID-19 Get in The Way of a Deal

By Jon Anderson / May 20, 2020 / 1 Comment

Earlier in the week, I looked at how local media coverage has reported on COVID-19 and how it tends to prefer negative and sensational wording (not just in real estate coverage, of course). I ended by pointing to research that shows the media’s ability to push along a self-fulfilling prophecy – if they say it’s […]

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Report Shows Strong National Housing Market, Pre-Recession Foreclosure Lows

By Joanna England / April 20, 2020 / 0 Comments

The latest numbers from ATTOM Data Solutions show that foreclosures are up 42 percent in Q1 2020 from the previous quarter, but are down 3 percent from the same time a year ago. The U.S. Foreclosure Market Report saw a total of 156,253 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings during the first quarter of 2020, as […]

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State Economy Growing, Job Numbers Continue to Increase

By Bethany Erickson / April 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
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As the state economy grows and employment continues to rise, how are new home sales in North Texas faring? We have the answers in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Texas Economy Still Growing Faster Than Nation The Texas economy is still going like gangbusters, adding 271,000 nonagricultural jobs year-over-year in March, the Texas […]

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Adult Children Are Still Living at Home in Dallas — But It’s Worse Elsewhere

By Bethany Erickson / April 8, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Where did Dallas fall in a study of adult children living at home with their parents? What cities will dominate new home construction this year? What did housing sales look like in February? We have all this and more in this week’s roundup of real estate news.

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