MetroTex NEWS

 

House Federal Funding Legislation Brings Certainty, Stability to Housing Market

Dec 18, 2019

REALTORS® applaud tax extenders, long-term terrorism insurance reauthorization, extension of NFIP. WASHINGTON (December 17, 2019) – National Association of Realtors® president Vince Malta issued the following statement after the House of Representatives today passed a spending package funding the federal government for fiscal year 2020. The bill provides authority for the National Flood Insurance Program […]

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Realtors® Join MBA, NAHB to Stress Need for Stability during CFPB Supreme Court Battle

Dec 18, 2019

The groups have filed an amicus brief urging the Supreme Court to consider possible disruptions to the economy and housing market in any decision.   With the Supreme Court set to consider a constitutional challenge to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in the coming months, the National Association of Realtors®, Mortgage Bankers Association and the […]

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Dallas ISD Students Return To Class Following Tornadoes That Destroyed Their Campus

Dec 13, 2019

We at MetroTex were so moved by the generosity and kindness of the staff and students of Franklin Middle School as they welcomed the displaced students from Cary Middle School whose campus was devastated by a tornado in October. The MetroTex Charitable Trust wanted to show our support to these kids and dedicated teachers by […]

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In memoriam: Margaret Ann “Peggy” (Costain) Albers

Dec 11, 2019

Margaret Ann “Peggy” Costain Albers, 82, of Dallas, TX, passed away on December 3rd after valiantly fighting AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia). Peggy was born in Ft.Riley, Kansas to Martha and James Costain and raised in Minnesota and North Dakota. After her father’s death in WWII, Peggy and her siblings were lovingly adopted and raised by her mother Martha and stepfather John […]

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MetroTex Award Winners!

Dec 06, 2019

Congratulations to our award winners for 2019! These individuals have done excellent work for the MetroTex Association of REALTORS on the local, state and national level. Their contributions are greatly appreciated and recognition well deserved! From left: Taylor Walcik, Texas Lifestyle Realty Group Lois Hair Bernays – REALTOR® of the Year Award Keta Woods, Structured Foundation […]

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