North Texas Bucking National New Home Sales TrendDespite a nationwide decline of new homes sales, North Texas is once again serving as an exception to the trend.
North Texas Housing Market Heats UpA surge in home buying dropped available homes to their lowest level in over 20 years. Prices are now surging, as homes that couldn’t garner offers in the fall are now drawing several.
North Texas Home Sales SoaringAccording to the Collin County Association of Realtors, Denton County home sales are up 35-percent compared to this time last year. Collin County is up an estimated 30-percent.
Rental Property Booming Across North TexasWhen Barbara Van Poole decided to put a South Dallas home up for rent last month, she didn’t have to wait long for interest. Ten applications came in almost instantly for the modest three-bedroom house.
DFW New Home Sales Are Slower Than Last YearFewer people are in the market for new houses in the DFW area and buyers have fewer new homes from which to select.
First-Time Homebuyers In DFW Bucking National TrendNational statistics show the number of first-time homebuyers decreased by 35 percent last month. But realtors in North Texas say it's a different story here.
DFW Home Listings Up 15% From Last Year
DFW Home Sales Down 29% From Last Year