Category Archives: Dallas- Fort Worth

Top 20 Apartment Markets for Rent Growth for Q2 2014

By Michael Cunningham | Jul 7, 2014 The U.S. apartment market had about as impressive a second quarter as you can get. Occupancy jumped up to a seven-year high, even with newly built units hitting the market in large numbers. And quarterly … Continue reading

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Dallas-Fort Worth economy reaches $440.1 billion (outranking 17 of the World’s economies!)

by Caty Hirst, the Star Telegram – June 20, 2014 DALLAS — With orange construction cones marking expansions on most major thoroughfares and new houses popping up like daisies, it’s no secret that Dallas-Fort Worth is one of the fastest growing … Continue reading

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Appraised property values in Dallas County rise 7 percent, the highest growth since the recession

May 16, 2014 – by Matthew Watkins, the Dallas Morning News Local governments in Dallas County are poised to receive a big financial boost after appraised property values grew at their highest rate since the recession. Overall taxable values are … Continue reading

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Texas Is Losing Out on Millions of Dollars Thanks to Its Defective Property-Tax System

By Steve Jansen Wednesday, Apr 30 2014 – The Houston Press Across the state, private companies are able to slash their property-tax assessments, but homeowners aren’t as lucky with their county appraisal districts. After the private company Houston 8th Wonder … Continue reading

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Location, Location, Location: Apartments.com Reveals What $1,000 a Month Will Rent

Tammy Kotula, March 26, 2014, Apartments.com As a property owner or a leasing professional, you understand location plays a big role in how much rent costs. To find out the vast variety of apartments that can be had for around … Continue reading

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Underdog Markets Shine in Multifamily

January 22, 2014 – http://www.GlobeSt.com, By Sule Aygoren   BOCA RATON, FL—Think of some of the best-performing markets for multifamily today that aren’t New York City or in Southern California. Now think of a few of the surprise markets you didn’t think would … Continue reading

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Just How Sexy Will the “Sexy Six” Be in 2014?

By Lindsay Machak, Apartment Finance Today – November 24, 2013 Everyone knows the “sexy six” markets are the big multifamily hot spots of investment and development. The large metro markets— New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Washington, D.C., and … Continue reading

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