This infographic looks at The 6% real estate commission system designed in the 1970's, still upheld by many brokerages. More than ever before, representing buyers and sellers is a tabletop business an...
Unbelievable D-FW 4Q results. Prices jump 12%, volume up 15%, average price of a new home is $345,000, average price of a preowned home is a record $230,000. This is a widening gap and prices of preowned homes will continue to increase to catch up. Thank you Steve Brown, Real Estate Editor, Dallas morning news. ... See MoreSee Less
1970 Silver View Lane Rockwall Texas 75032 is offered February 3, 2017 at a price of $239,500. This home is situated on a gorgeous 1+ acre lot in Sterling Farms. Features open floor plan with gourmet kitchen, split bedrooms, attached 2 car garage. Recent updates include granite counters, sink, faucet, disposal, Samsung stainless steel appliances, light fixtures, ceiling fans, smoke detectors, garage openers and keypad, Frieze carpet throughout, interior exterior paint, HVAC and thermostat, refinished cabinets in kitchen and baths. Roof replaced in 2016. Shows well and will go fast!
2117 Dover Drive Carrollton Texas 75006 is offered February 1, 2017 at a price of $259,000. This is a bright and light two story home with tall ceilings and open floor plan. Three bedroom home has master suite downstairs, two full baths, one half bath, two car rear entry garage, and two living areas. Family room with gas fireplace. Upstairs has an open area game room and or loft study area. [ 58 more words ]
235 Valley Lane Weatherford Texas 76085 is offered February 1st, 2017 at a price of $975,000. This is a spectacular 2014 custom one story Colorado ranch style luxury home with spa, pool, and guest suite on a combined 6.69 acres. Gated entrance, unique all rock exterior, metal roof, 28ft ceilings, light and bright open floor plan, granite in all wet areas, mud room, large pantry with wine rack, wet bar, very large master bath and closet, each bedroom has own full bath. [ 68 more words ]
308 Birchwood Circle Mesquite Texas 75149 is offered January 26, 2017 at a price of $139,900. Newly remodeled, move in ready, 3 bedroom, 2 full baths, 2 car garage on large corner lot in the established Mesquite Highlands neighborhood. Black and stainless steel appliances, all new floors, recent paint, fixtures, updated kitchen with granite countertops. Great central location close to Mesquite High School, Hanby Stadium, shops and restaurants. Foundation work completed with lifetime transferable warranty.
Good to know. Rule of thumb says 90% of contracts close, 85% of contracts with first time buyers close. As expected, reasons for not closing are, property condition, buyer financing, appraisal shortage, can't sell other home. It's not suprising DFW has one of the highest rates in the country with our weak escrow practices.