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5 Reasons to Move to Dallas in 2015

Happy New Year! We hope you’re starting 2015 with a renewed determination to tackle the Dallas real estate market. Believe it or not, real estate’s busy spring season starts in just a few weeks. If you have made a resolution to buy a home this year, now is the time to work on your financial [...]

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4 New Years Resolutions for Homeowners

Each January millions of Americans make New Years resolutions. For many, these include losing weight, getting organized, and volunteering. In addition to making these promises to improve your personal life, you may want to consider making some New Years resolutions to better yourself as a homeowner. When you step back and take a close look [...]

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Explore the Best Shopping in Dallas

If you recently decided to buy a home in Dallas, you’re probably still getting to know your new neighborhood. Lucky for you, the holidays are a great time to explore everything Dallas has to offer – including all of the wonderful shopping opportunities. With Thanksgiving a week behind us, the holiday shopping season is in [...]

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Get Your Dallas Home Ready for the Holidays

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Is your Dallas home ready for the holidays? If you’re expecting an influx of guests this season, there are a few steps you can take to ensure you provide a welcoming and festive atmosphere straight into the New Year. Here are some expert tips for preparing your home for [...]

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Dallas Events Calendar: November 2014

Now that Halloween is over, it seems like everyone is gearing up for the busy holiday season ahead. With all of the meals to prepare, parties to host, travel arrangements to make and gifts to buy, it can be tricky to find time to slow down and actually enjoy the last few months of the [...]

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4 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers

So, you’ve finally decided to buy a home in Dallas. Congratulations! Diving into homeownership is one of the biggest milestones you’ll reach during your lifetime. While this is certainly an exciting time, buying a home can also be a bit nerve-racking. After all, your new property will likely be your biggest asset, so choosing the [...]

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Prepare Your Dallas Home for Halloween

The spookiest night of the year is just days away. Is your home ready for the barrage of trick-or-treaters who will come knocking at your door? Believe it or not, there’s more to preparing your Dallas home for Halloween than setting a giant bowl of candy on your front porch. Here are a few tips [...]

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Fall is a great time to sell your house or condo!

This week’s blog post is brought to you by Dallas Pacesetter member, Alan Shaffer. Alan Shaffer has lived in Dallas since 1987, but he wasn’t always the real estate expert he is today. After selling advertising for a national fashion magazine and then selling aerospace hardware, Alan landed in real estate. He has been helping people [...]

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Dallas Events Calendar: October 2014

It’s that time of year again. October is upon us and with it comes pumpkins, gourds, and bursts of vibrant reds, yellows and oranges. As the favorite season of many Dallas residents, autumn allows us to slow down and recover from the busy summer months in anticipation of the holidays ahead. If you recently decided [...]

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4 Reasons to Buy a Home in Dallas Instead of Rent

If you’ve been a renter for a significant length of time, the idea of buying a home in Dallas has likely crossed your mind at least once or twice. After all, the cost of renting in Dallas is on the rise. In fact, the average rental price in northern Texas is up 4 percent from [...]

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