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North Texas Housing Market Fairing Better Than Most

February 27th, 2009 · No Comments · Economy, Market Updates, Real Estate, Texas

The S & P has surveyed 20 large metropolitan areas regarding housing values. According to that survey, nationally, home values have plummeted well over 18 percent. In the 20 metropolitan areas that were surveyed, all are reporting decreases and 8 of the top 20 are reporting that values have declined more than 20 percent! North [...]

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Big stimulus money for Texans

February 10th, 2009 · No Comments · Economy, Real Estate, Texas

The State of Texas stands to receive an extraordinary amount of money in the federal stimulus package. How big? Well for some programs, the infusion money will surpass the states annual share of appropriations. Some of the monies, about $270 million, are to be set for clean water infrastructure, which is more than twice what [...]

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Texas: Still THE place to be

February 8th, 2009 · No Comments · Market Updates

While the United States economy is cooling, Texas jobs are still red hot. According to Texas A & M researchers (January 2009 Monthly Review of the Texas Economy), even in these difficult economic times, Texas continues to create jobs with all Texas metro areas experiencing positive growth rates. Last year (2008), while the U.S. economy [...]

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