North Texas home sales and prices revved higher in April

Home sales jumped 28% from a year ago as prices set a new record. North Texas’ runaway housing market headed into the spring buying season with unheard-of increases in sales and prices. Real estate agents sold 10,152 single-family homes in April — 28% more than a year earlier. Condominium sales more than doubled. And the…

Low Interest Rates, Soaring Demand in North Texas Real Estate

One first-time home buyer said her advice to others was to “be flexible.” A combination of low interest rates and increasing demand has led to some unusually large crowds at showings of North Texas homes. Over the weekend in Dallas, dozens lined up in hopes of making an offer in a new development, with only…

D-FW leads Texas in home sales

Austin sees the greatest price gains of almost 24%. Dallas-Fort Worth led the state in first-quarter home sales. But Austin was the major market that saw the biggest price increases. D-FW real estate agents sold 22,449 homes during the first three months of 2021 — more than in any other big Texas metro area, according…

Dallas County had a spike in March home sales

Prices are seeing big gains in all the D-FW home markets. Dallas County had the biggest jump in March home sales in North Texas. Real estate agents sold 2,538 single-family homes last month, an increase of 18.4% from March 2020, according to a report from the MetroTex Association of Realtors. For all of North Texas,…

Headed to Texas: Thousands of out-of-state eyes on D-FW homes

Austin and D-FW are among the top U.S. markets where out-of-towners are shopping for homes. The number of out-of-state homebuyers shopping the Dallas real estate market has more than doubled in the last year. Since the start of 2020, the Dallas area has seen one of the largest jumps in potential relocating buyers, according to…

Developers reboot plans for huge project north of downtown Dallas

$2.5 billion development on U.S. 75 will start with office, apartments and retail. Developers of a proposed mixed-use project north of downtown Dallas are updating plans for the huge development. De La Vega Development has been working for more than three years on the $2.5 billion project on North Central Expressway. The 27-acre development —…