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Housing Boom in Frisco

June 19th, 2011 · No Comments · Market Updates

City leaders are considering a plan to add more than a thousand new homes to Eastern Frisco. The 500 acres on the 121 corridor will be called Richwoods and will be near the Rolater/Independence area. Plano based Landon Homes purchased the tract and hopes to build 1,600 new homes. Although nowhere near the boom levels [...]

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Tags:buy·Frisco·homes·market·Real Estate·Richwoods·sell

Ready for Spring

February 2nd, 2011 · No Comments · Weather

What a crazy winter! Inches of snow and ice have hit the Dallas area harder than I have ever seen in my life time. Instead of being out showing houses, I am stuck at home with rolling blackouts. The temperatures are so cold in Texas that our power grid cannot handle it. So, ERCOT decided [...]

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Tags:Dallas·homes·power·Real Estate·Rolling blackouts

Expanded Tax Credit for First Time Home Buyers

January 8th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Economy, Taxes

Great news for those who missed out on the new home buyers tax credit! Home buyers can take advantage of the extended new home buyers tax credit, up to $8,000 (or 10% of the purchase price), until April 30, 2010 . Additionally, existing homeowners can also take advantage of a new tax credit up to [...]

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Tags:buying a home·existing homeowners·first time home.expanded tax credit·home buying·homes·Real Estate·Tax credit

Pending Sales for Homes Remains Higher Than Last Year

January 8th, 2010 · No Comments · Market Updates

Great news for existing homeowners who are selling their homes. Not only are home sales higher than last year, but the newly expanded tax credit will allow existing homeowners to also get a tax credit when they purchase their new primary residence. They must have lived in their previous home for 5 years and the [...]

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Tags:homes·homes sales·pending home sales·Real Estate·Tax credit