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Foreclosure on Rheims

This listing popped up last weekend on the MLS as a foreclosure – it’s been on the market for 8 days as such. Before then it was on the market for 721 days to be exact.  Started at $5,500,000 down to $3,895,000 now as a foreclosure the price has gone up again to $4,500,000.  This […]

Frisco….Anyone?

more detail on 2484 Greymoore Drive click here.

Park Cites Real Estate Results Year To Date

Now that we’re almost half way through the year…  Can you believe it?  I’m very happy we’re almost through this market and don’t have it to look forward too.  Amen.  Here’s a few graphs to show you the state of the market.   Alas, not too good but improving as I write this, credit market seems […]

New Listings Way Down in Dallas

If you’re a first time buyer in this market, especially in the price range under $300K you might wonder why there are multiple offers on homes you like. That goes for foreclosure properties too.  One reason is the inventory levels in Dallas are low and over 32% down from 2 years ago.  Take a look […]

Park Cities Real Estate Report

The May numbers are in and guess what? They are better than April.  This report covers Highland Park and University Park only.  May ended with: 488 active listings 15 pending ( waiting to close ) 27 sold ( 22 last month ) it’s better but not great… For single family homes the least expensive is […]

Park Cities and Preston Hollow Pricing Trends

Ask anyone around and the real estate market in these zip codes are tough! Especially in the upper end market. Slow and slower come to mind. The chart gives you a barometer from last year so you buyers can see that pricing has come way, way down from higher levels. Sellers are serious! Year to […]

This could be an Easy Tax Fix if you bought your home last year

Just when you thought the tax man was done, here comes the other taxing authority, Dallas CAD.  The appraisals are out and the shout out has begun.  Especially in tony neighborhoods, values have come down, way down.  Time to get out the gloves and run the comps! One easy way to get your tax values […]

Scam Real Estate Pricing

Boy, If you were an agent and made your living in real estate, you would not believe what goes on in this industry. Oh! Buyer beware and then some…The only way you can detect fraud or unethical practices is to work in and study the market, know your numbers, it’s no surprise that first quarter […]

The Dallas Real Estate Foreclosure Report…you need to know…

Since foreclosures are in many buyer preferences when searching for a home these days, I started posting the quarterly foreclosure report for our region. Just hot off the press from the Collin County Association of Realtors. The take away is that foreclosure listings are almost down 12% from a year ago, (see chart above) a […]

Holy Moley! This could be a record ! 180 Open Houses this weekend in 75205,75225 and 75230 – get all the info here…

I’ve been posting open houses for over a year now on this site, you can check the portal to the right and then download the open house report link to get all the juicy details.  There are over 180 properties for this weekend!  Around 60 is the norm for Park Cities and areas in these […]