the national weather forecast is cloudy…..with a chance of DFW (aka sunshine). just in case you missed the positive news in the local rag this morning (or maybe you were just in such shock that you didn’t believe they were actually printing something worthy of lifting one’s spirits up!) the headline story reads “area’s home […]Read More DFW home sales AND prices SOAR!
just in case you missed the star-telegram article let me be the first to tell you that housing starts in DFW for single family homes took their sharpest quarterly jump since 1983! Q1 of 2010 builders started 3460 houses in north texas which represents a 59% jump from Q1 of 2009 when only 2172 houses were […]Read More housing starts up 59% in DFW!
why am i STILL glad to be invovled in real estate AND live in Dallas-Fort Worth?? business is still healthy here in the metroplex and the horizon continues to look even healthier. according to a new study released by audit and tax firm KPMG LLP on tuesday DFW ranks fifth in the nation for its […]Read More DFW ranks 5th for business affordability!
If you know me you know I’ve been talking about a tsunami of housing demand swelling up due to our housing starts being at record lows…..well, here’s ONE more testament to support my theory…banks are holding onto more than 3 million foreclosed homes that they have not yet put on the market with millions more […]Read More tsunami of pent up housing demand continues….in my book!
in my opinion rates WILL remain very attractive even as the feds end their $1.25 Trillion (yes, with a T) mortgage back security program. as long the feds do not begin to sell off their portfolio AND private money enters the mortgage bond market to pick up where the feds left off AND inflation remains […]Read More will low rates last EVEN as the feds stop buying mortg bonds?
the tax credit is due to expire by april 30th….here are the MUST know’s in a quick, clear, concise format.Tax Credit InfoRead More Tax Credit Going AWAY soon!!