Are You Thinking About Buying Now?

Are thinking about buying right now? So many of our clients are renting right now. Their leases are up sometime in the spring and they are getting kind of antsy about starting to look for houses…and I get that. Once you get that bug, it’s hard to shut that off, isn’t it? Let’s say your…

The Absolute Best Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Dallas

Toast to the end of 2020! Has there ever been a year we’ve been more eager to bid farewell? Even though the troubles of 2020 won’t magically disappear at midnight, there’s something wonderful about welcoming 2021 for the pure symbolism alone. Even though celebrating in public will be very different this year, there remain some…

The Ripple Effect Of Real Estate

Let’s talk about housing! Are we all tired of hearing that? Are we tired of hearing how we’re short of listings and how we have more buyers than we have listings? And every time you listen to a news report or read a news report, housing is always being mentioned. Well…it is a huge driver…

Huge McKinney land sale is largest in the area this year

New York-based developer JEN Partners has bought more than 1,100 acres for a new residential community. A New York-based community builder and investor has purchased a huge McKinney development site. JEN Partners has acquired more than 1,100 acres north of U.S. Highway 380 near Lake Forest Boulevard. The property is one of the largest undeveloped…

Virtual CE Class | Maximize Your Exposure

Register for Class Maximize Your Exposure is about combining branding, marketing, tools and social media to maximize the exposure of the Realtor. The class will be 3 hours with 2 hours of instruction and the third hour will be Q&A. Since real estate is centered around an on-the-go lifestyle, apps on your smartphone can make…

Why Is It so Important to Be Pre-Approved in the Homebuying Process?

You may have heard that pre-approval is a great first step in the homebuying process. But why is it so important? When looking for a home, the temptation to fall in love with a house that’s outside your budget is very real. So, before you start shopping around, it’s helpful to know your price range, what you’re…

Homes away from home: These cozy cabins aren’t far from D-FW

Check out these inviting escapes available just outside Dallas-Fort Worth or across the Oklahoma border. Summer is winding down, and while a lot has changed since early spring, getting out of the house safely remains tricky. We recently showed you some places to responsibly get out and on the water around Dallas-Fort Worth for a day of…

Three Ways to Win in a Bidding War

With so few houses for sale today and low mortgage rates driving buyer activity, bidding wars are becoming more common. Multiple-offer scenarios are heating up, so it’s important to get pre-approved before you start your search. This way, you can put your best foot forward – quickly and efficiently – if you’re planning to buy a home this season….