Getting Multiple Offers: 7 Steps for Savvy Sellers

With the residential sales market flourishing nationwide, there’s never been a better time to sell your home. Good interest rates and the availability of easier loans are working together to get customers out and buying. You would think your home will sell quickly – with multiple offers – and for a great price. It’s not … Continued

Move or Renovate: Is Your House Too Small

Move or renovate are pretty much the only choices when faced with a much-loved home that has become too small for your needs. If ever it comes to an add-on or trade-up, it’s always the same hard call, one which means staying or leaving your familiar comfort zone. Does one stay and face builders and … Continued

True or False: Do Millennial Buyers Hate the Suburbs?

For some time, real estate developers and professionals have believed that millennial buyers ignore the suburbs for housing options, choosing instead the more urban 24-7 live-work buzz provided by big cities. It is true that millennials continue to congregate in major urban hubs but areas with mass transit and particularly with an emerging a “24-7 … Continued

5 Factors Affecting Autumn Home Sales

Traditionally, prime time for property sales has always begun in spring and lasted through summer. Although, listing your home in fall may suit your circumstances, you must take into account the factors impacting on autumn home sales. There are many motives why spring signals the start of the busy season for home-selling and home-buying. One … Continued

What’s New in the Dallas Housing Market

The Dallas housing market has been of particular interest to would-be sellers, buyers and investors since oil prices began their slide. How would falling oil and gas revenues impact the statewide economy? Generally, the slowing of the Texas economy has been partly due to falling oil prices but also because of the stronger U.S. dollar … Continued

New Home Builders Weigh-in on Styles in DFW

We’ve talked about countrywide home styles before, but just what do Texas new home builders see as emerging trends, heading into summer 2016. In the Dallas-Fort Worth property market, 2015 showed the best performance in thirty years. When the end of the year rolled around, Dallas was one of the country’s top construction markets according … Continued