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Election Day 2020: What You Need to Know

Nov 03, 2020

Tuesday, November 3 is Election Day for the 2020 general election. The polls are open from 7 am – 7 pm. It’s recommended to check the open polling locations in your area. In some counties, Election Day voting may be restricted to locations in your designated precinct. The deadline for mail-in ballots to be returned […]

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Early Voting in Texas: October 13-30

Oct 09, 2020

Texas’s early voting period for the November 3 general election starts October 13 and runs through October 30. Registered voters may vote early but must vote in person unless qualified to vote by mail. Please check open polling locations in your area. While every county offers early voting during this period, they do not have […]

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In Memoriam: Sherryl Wesson

Sep 30, 2020

Long time REALTOR® and MetroTex Past President Sherryl Wesson passed away Sept. 23. Prior to her retirement in 2015, Wesson was sales manager of the Lakewood Ebby Halliday REALTORS® offices. Wesson graduated from Winnsboro High School, Northwestern State College in Natchitoches, La., and Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. She received a Master’s Degree from […]

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These North Texas Cities Top the List of Best Places to Buy a House in the U.S.

Aug 26, 2020

Four North Texas cities are among the top places in the U.S. to buy a house, according to personal finance website WalletHub. Among the top 20 cities on the national list, Frisco came in at No. 3, Denton trailed shortly behind at No. 9, with Allen at No. 14 and McKinney ranked No. 16. Frisco […]

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Submit Your Nomination Now for Texas REALTORS® Distinguished Service Award

Jul 23, 2020

Each year Texas REALTORS® presents the Distinguished Service Award in recognition of a member’s career service to the real estate industry and the community. The candidates nominated for this honor must have made significant industry contributions throughout their career, as well as participated in local activities and civic organizations. If you know an exceptional REALTOR®, […]

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COVID-19’s effect on Dallas real estate market will benefit the suburbs

Jun 30, 2020

COVID-19 has disrupted lives with health concerns, financial struggles, and restrictions on activities. Amidst this uncertainty, real estate professionals, buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants, and investors are trying to figure out the best course forward. According to Dr. James Gaines, chief economist for the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, sales of existing homes in […]

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