according to a report compiled by McGraw-Hill Construction out of New York the number of contracts signed on future construction projects in the Dallas-Fort Worth area grew in the residential AND non-residential sectors in April. This would suggest some thawing out in the new construction market. their report concluded that contracts filed on new non-residential construction […]Read More DFW construction on the rise!
so i keep talking about this housing demand tsunami and you’re probably wondering what i’m referring to (maybe). well, first of all if you know me or have read my articles you’ll know i was born and raised at camp positive. my glass is always half full…..and sometimes its just overflowing with abundance – much […]Read More housing demand tsunami swelling in DFW!
the talking heads, doom & gloom media feel so inclined to paint this ugly “housing double dip” picture for all of America to see….daily nonetheless! let’s look at this from my perspective, shall we? this week’s report on existing home sales showed activity edging down 0.6% to 5.02 million units and data on february’s new […]Read More US pent up housing demand tsunami swelling? yes!
the affordability index shows housing is now more affordable than it has been in the past 20 years. how did we get here? according to the case-shiller home price index home prices began to fall in the summer of 2006. overall this decline has been pretty deep with some regions posting a 50% decline. 2009 was […]Read More have you looked at the affordability index for housing, lately??