Kids Sad About Moving? Here’s How to Help Them Adjust

Moving can be a huge adjustment, particularly for kids. Thrust into new schools filled with unfamiliar faces, your once-upbeat brood may struggle with insecurity and loneliness. As a parent, you’d do anything to ease their pain and smooth this transition, but what will work? Consider these tried-and-true tips from parents who’ve moved their families multiple times, along with insights from experts

DFW Icon Passes at Age 84

The man responsible for bringing NBA basketball to Dallas has passed away at 84 years old.  Don Carter, the founding owner of the Dallas Mavericks, died Wednesday night at his home in Uptown Dallas. Carter was the man who hoisted the Larry O’Brien Trophy after the Mavericks won the 2011 NBA Finals, as owner Mark

Cities Breaking Records for Price Appreciation

Strong demand and low inventories fueled home prices to record highs in 2017, as the median home price in the U.S. reached $235,000, up 8.3 percent from 2016, according to real estate data firm ATTOM Data Solutions. Still, annual price appreciation showed signs of slowing; in 2016, the national median home price jumped 8.5 percent

Just How Important Is a Bathtub for Resale?

Just How Important Is a Bathtub for Resale? It’s long been believed that every home needs at least one bathtub to attract the widest group of buyers. But with increased interest in big, well equipped, walk-in showers, does a tub really matter that much? Bathrooms reflect trends as much as any room in a house

9 Ways Home Flipping Shows Mislead Viewers

We all know the premise of home-flipping shows: An investor buys a veritable dump and then, with the help of a team of ready-and-willing contractors and landscapers, transforms it into the best-looking home on the block. Next, that intrepid buyer turns around and sells it for a hefty profit. Sounds like a straightforward formula for

4 Ways Having an Agent Beats Selling Solo

While selling your sofa or lawnmower on your own doesn’t take a lot of sales skill, working with a professional real estate agent will help you get the most money in the shortest time when selling your home. Here are some of the top reasons we can help. 1. Increase your profit Many people think

3 Common Fears of First Time Home-Buyers

If you’re thinking about purchasing a home but are dealing with the fear that comes along with it, don’t worry! You’re not alone. Most first time home-buyers deal with a certain level of fear as they get ready to buy their first home. But that fear doesn’t have to hold you back. Here are three