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Collin County Job Growth Secures a Seller’s Market

May 22

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that while some real estate markets across Texas are approaching a plateau, Collin County is not one of them.

March Home Sales Provided a “Happily Ever After” for Both Buyers and Sellers in 2019

April 22, 2019

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that buyers and sellers hit their stride in March 2019, resulting in more projected closed sales, fewer days on the market, and an increase in percent of original listing price received.

Winter’s Chilly Sales Pace Is Beginning to Warm Up

March 20, 2019

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that while the Collin County real estate market has had a slow winter, the promise of spring began to force its way through in February.

Collin County’s Market is Becoming More Favorable for Buyers

Feb. 22, 2019

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports homebuyers are finding themselves in a more attractive market in 2019, with more homes to choose from, a higher ability to qualify for financing, and negotiable sellers.

COLLIN COUNTY MARKET TO BE PROMOTED AT MIPIM, THE WORLD’S PROPERTY MARKET CONFERENCE

Feb. 6, 2019

COLLIN COUNTY – MIPIM, the world’s leading global real estate market, business conference and networking event, will welcome Texas Realtors to its 2019 event in Cannes, France. Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) will be part of the Texas Realtors exhibition at the USA Pavilion, hosted by the National Association of Realtors, the United States’ largest real estate trade organization. NAR will be among the 3,350 exhibiting companies at the 2019 event.

Sellers More Negotiable on Price: Imperative Buyers Hire Agents Equipped to Handle Changing Market

Jan. 18, 2019

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that sellers were more motivated to sell and negotiate in December than the area has experienced since 2013. On average, sellers accepted 94.9% less than their original listing price in December 2018.

Home Affordability in Collin County and Surrounding Area Remains at All-Time Low

Dec. 20,2018

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that November 2018 continued to be a difficult time to qualify for the purchase of a home. According to the Housing Affordability Index, the October 2018 drop of home affordability did not improve in November, and remained at 97 percent. This means that the median household income is only 97 percent of what is necessary to qualify for the median-priced home under prevailing rates.

Collin County Housing Market Approaching Balance; Still Better to Be a Seller

Nov. 26, 2018

PLANO, Texas — The Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) reports that the real estate market continues to favor sellers, but if trends continue, North Texas may soon find itself in a more balanced market. Over the past 12 months, median sales price has increased 1.5 percent to $301,500, which is 6 percent less of an increase than the year prior.