January 10, 2014
By: Pat Mertz Esswein From: Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, January 2014 Full Article The housing recovery has pushed up home prices nearly everywhere. Over the past year, home prices rose in 225 of the 276 cities tracked by Clear Capital, a provider of real estate data and analysis. (See how home prices are shifting in 276 [...]
December 9, 2013
As expected, the Economic Development Committee voted to send the Dallas Farmer Market’s five TIF agreements to the full council for a December 11 vote.
July 3, 2012
As tomorrow is 236th anniversary of our separation from the tyranny of King George, I found myself reading the Declaration of Independence for the first time in many years. I am struck by a number of powerful thoughts in this document: a) When in the course of human of events it becomes necessary… Quite simply, [...]
April 22, 2011
The best tool I have for determining the value of your home is called the Comparative Market Analysis (CMA). When performing a CMA, there are three big questions that I attempt to answer: a) At what price are homes actually selling?; b) What is the competition seeking in terms of price?; and c) How much [...]