Market Updates

Oct. 29, 2018

Small Town, But Not Small Living, Drives Celina’s Growth

Courtesy of Candy's Dirt Blog:  by 

CelinaIt’s both the town that was country enough to appear in a Kenny Chesney video, but fancy enough to be home to two acclaimed vineyards — and people move to Celina every year for that small town feel with ...

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Sept. 20, 2018

Experience True Community Living in Light Farms in Celina!

Meet Light Farms! from Republic Property Group on Vimeo.

Video Credit: The Republic Group/Light Farms Community

 

 

 

Aug. 3, 2018

Next Recession in 2020? What Will Be the Impact?

Economists and analysts know that the country has experienced economic growth for almost a decade. They also know that a recession can’t be too far off. A recent report by Zillow Research shed light on a survey conducted by Pulsenomics in which they asked economists, investment strategists and market ...

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Aug. 1, 2018

How Long Do Most Families Live in a House?

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of their data points, which has changed dramatically, is the median tenure of a family in a home, meaning how long a family stays in a home prior to moving.

As the graph below shows ...

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Posted in Market Updates, Selling
July 26, 2018

4 Reasons Why We Are Not Heading Toward Another Housing Bubble

 

With home prices continuing to appreciate above historic levels, some are concerned that we may be heading for another housing ‘boom & bust.’ It is important to remember, however, that today’s market is quite different than the bubble market of twelve years ago.

Here are four key metrics ...

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July 24, 2018

Housing Will Not Fall Victim to Next Economic Storm

 

Some experts are calling for a slowdown in the economy later this year and most economists have predicted that the next recession could only be eighteen months away. The question is, what impact will a recession have on the housing market?

Here are the opinions of several experts on ...

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July 18, 2018

New Listing UNDER $280K...near Joe Pool Lake!

This new listing in Grand Prairie is located near Joe Pool Lake AND listed under $280,000!   This property surely won't last at this price.  For those unfamiliar with the area of Grand Prairie, check out their visitor page HERE

 

Joe Pool Lake is a large and ...

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July 17, 2018

NEW Home Valuation Tool Brings More Accurate Data

Use this new improved tool to get a more accurate instant valuation of your home.   This uses 3 estimates together to give you a better idea of the real value.  

Try it in real time here!

 

  

 

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July 6, 2018

Did Tax Reform Kill the Luxury Market? NOT SO FAR!

 

The new tax code limits the deduction of state and local property taxes, as well as income or sales taxes, to a total of $10,000. When the tax reform legislation was put into law at the beginning of the year, some experts felt that it could have a ...

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June 25, 2018

Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000

 

Rising home prices have many concerned that the average family will no longer be able to afford the most precious piece of the American Dream – their own home.

However, it is not just the price of a home that determines its affordability. The monthly cost of a home ...

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