Dallas City Hall has been targeting vacant, boarded up homes. It’s all in effort to clean up south Dallas. Some homes have been demolished, and others sold. But CBS 11 News found one case where the city accidentally did both.
The Texas Supreme Court will decide the ownership of 52 Fort Worth-area church properties valued at more than $100 million after a split in the Episcopal Church between conservative and liberal factions.
A battle over a home in Murphy ended with a big pile of furniture and possessions on the front lawn Wednesday. The forced eviction appeared to end the homeowner’s effort to get the property back from a family that originally moved in to the house in order to help sell it.
Dallas Councilman Scott Griggs hopes to finesse an agreement that forgives a Dallas church’s $170,000 in back taxes it never thought it would owe, even though it bought two parcels of vacant land for $25,000.
All Aji Philip wanted to do was sell her Collin County home so she could move back to Boston and care for her ailing mother.
Tarrant County offers a free program that gives property owners a “heads up” if someone is trying to file documents on their property. The program is called Property Fraud Alert and it alerts individuals to potentially fraudulent activity involving their personal information.
Fort Worth officials are gearing up to rewrite the city’s noise ordinance to make it more specific and ease enforcement.
Dallas residents will be paying more in property taxes, but the city says the extra revenue will save hundreds of jobs.
Dallas County property owners are going to begin getting their higher property tax bills soon.
After weeks of debate and controversy, the Dallas County Commissioner’s Court has voted to raise property taxes in the budget that faces final approval September 21st.
The Richardson police department has about 25,000 items in its property room — items that either stolen or lost sometime last year.
Months of proposed budget cuts will soon be laid out on paper for the Dallas City Council.