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Good news from RISMEDIA on April 29, 2011 that announced, March saw another increase in pending home sales, with contract activity rising unevenly in six of the past nine months, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, rose 5.1 percent to 94.1 in March from a downwardly revised 89.5 in February. The index is 11.4 percent below 106.2 in March 2010; however, activity was at elevated levels in March and April of 2010 to meet the contract deadline for the home buyer tax credit.

MLS Multiple Listing Service announced that In March there were 1789 new listings in Collin County, reported closed sales shows 818 in Collin County, 1029 listings were unders contract, Inventory of homes for sale in collin county is 4,544 in March. Read the rest of this entry »

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As we close out 2010 and look forward to 2011 there are good news for DFW area residents, according to Bernard Weinstein, economist, Southern Methodist University, Ultimately the outlook for the housing market in DFW will be determined by job growth. So let’s look at the numbers for Texas and DFW area.

  • 48% of all job growth in the nation last year was in Texas.
  • Texas gained 174,900 jobs from October 2009 to October 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

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 Dallas residential real estate looks steady when you look at the MLS data as of October by monthly indicator from the Collin County Association of Realtors. The percentage of original list price received at sale is same as 2009. When look at two years there is slightly difference around 0.4% however the average sales price is higher 5.6% than 2009.

 According to Dallas Business Journal, Commercial foreclosure listings in Dallas-Fort Worth reached a 19-year high in the first 11 months of 2010, according to a report released by the Addison-based Foreclosure Listing Service. Foreclosure listings on D-FW commercial properties increased 39 percent in the first 11 months compared with the same period in 2009. The percentage represents 3,000 foreclosure filings so far, compared with 2,173 filings made last year during the same months. Read the rest of this entry »

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Real Estate Center prepares news about Dallas Real Estate, Frisco Real Estate and Texas Real Estate news weekly, here is good information about how economy is turning toward recovery, top two issues about commercial real estate deals and the health of residential and commercial real estate recovery. Read the rest of this entry »

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Texas Real Estate agents are concern about the recent declines in home sales is scalded.  When you look at the Real Estate history in the Nation, it is easy to see that there is a cycle, which is just how the Dallas real estate business works as well as the other areas.

Everyone is saying that it is a great time to buy homes in Dallas area! If you have the money or good credit and desire to buy a new Dallas house, you will get the best deal with lowest rates and lowest sales price. If you are the seller, than remember to put your Dallas home in a good price, it will more likely sell it. Homes current date on the market is changing every area in Dallas, Plano, Frisco, McKinney and surrounding areas. Read the rest of this entry »

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Majority of Dallas council calls for 4.91-cent tax increase that  Dallas Morning News Blog mentioned recently which does not make the Dallas residents the happiest residents so far. Most of the Dallas residents commented clearly that they found this increase ridiculous. Here is the part of the article about Dallas Property tax increase.

A majority of the Dallas City Council has agreed to raise taxes almost to the maximum rate allowed under law in an effort to restore a host of city services that stood to be slashed in Dallas’ coming budget. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dallas offers good affordable housing opportunities as well as great schools and new strong job opportunities by big headquarters in Dallas area. Most of the Real Estate Investors started to look at Dallas areas according to The Dallas Morning News recently Memphis investors just bought two more apartment communities in the area which shows the bright real estate investment opportunities in Dallas.

The Dallas Morning News just mentioned that Dallas-area home prices are still ahead of where they were a year ago, but the rate of increase has dwindled from earlier in 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

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Most of us wondering about the home prices, interest rates and economy nowadays and every one of us have different opinions. The Dallas Morning news has mentioned that more Americans expect home prices to drop which is one of the most asked questions to the Realtors lately. Read the rest of this entry »

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Memphis investors see easily what Dallas Real Estate offer for investors and here is the information from Dallas Morning News that Memphis investor buys two more Collin County apartment communities.

A Memphis apartment investor has acquired its second and third Collin County apartment communities in less than a week. Read the rest of this entry »

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