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 [...]
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 [...]
By Alexandra Swan (NMLS 117371), Willow Bend Mortgage, and member of CCAR’s Realtor/Lender Committee Give thanks! Here in DFW, we in the real estate community (and all related industries) have a lot to celebrate this Thanksgiving season. [...]
Selling a home can be just as emotional as purchasing one. Ask any first-time home sellers. Between the anxieties of getting close to, if not exactly, the market value of the home and getting it prepared to place on the market, the prospect of [...]
Collin County real estate continued to build momentum in May, setting records for new listings, listings under contract, and median sales price. Data from the Collin County Association of Realtors (CCAR) is indicative of the busy housing market [...]
by CCAR’s REALTOR®/Lender Committee REALTORS® can make a difference in the current legislative session by eliminating a practice in our industry that regularly harms consumers. Texas House Bill 2385 addresses what is known to regulators as [...]
Nowadays, it is simply not enough to just be a good REALTOR®. In order to garner more customers and more sales, it is imperative you stay at the forefront of the real estate industry. In order to do so, utilizing technology is vital. Here are [...]
The REALTORS® Land Institute released the results of a 2017 land market survey. The results showed a shift from agricultural land to recreational and residential land. Read the results of the 2017 Land Market Survey here.