To-Dos: Your September Home Checklist

Prep your home for cooler weather with these tasks to do in an hour, over a weekend and during the month. From the first days, which probably still feel like summer, to the last, when you may notice that first chill in the air, September is a time of transition. Get your home ready for…

6 Surprising Places Asbestos Hides in Your Home

Asbestos is a known carcinogen that, surprisingly, is still legal in the United States. Although there are restrictions in place to limit new uses, they do little to protect Americans from asbestos already found in homes across the country. Asbestos is the only known cause of mesothelioma, so reducing exposure to the mineral is crucial….

See how long North Texas homes stay on the market in 2018

The following article from Arren Kimbel, with the Dallas News, takes a broad look at days on market. Each area of Dallas is experiencing the market differently. The lower priced properties (from $300,000 and below) are still selling very quickly. Often within the first few days of coming on the market. (if priced right from…

Dallas: The Silicon Valley of the South?

Once associated almost exclusively with Cowboys and Rangers, Dallas, Texas, is increasingly becoming a town of Mavericks and Stars thanks to its ongoing transforming into one of the South’s premier tech hubs. The population of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex grew by 2.02 percent from 2016 to 2017 (trailing only Orlando’s 2.30 percent growth rate among the nation’s…

Do You Match Your House?

It’s natural that our homes reflect our personal style — we pour a lot of ourselves into decorating them. For most of us, though, there’s a difference between how we dress our home and how we dress ourselves. But that’s not true for everyone (as you’ll see below). We want to know: Do you completely match…