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Going Deep: Deep Ellum's Gentrification
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Deep Ellum is one of the Big D’s most iconic neighborhoods. However, it’s undergone serious demographic changes, worrying some Dallas preservationists. 

Top 5 Dallas Dog Breeds & Their Ideal Real Estate Fit
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Dallas/Fort Worth is a great place to be if you’re a dog owner — if not for all of the dog-friendly establishments, then for the dog-friendly real estate.

New Bills Aim to Address “Source of Income” Discrimination
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

In Dallas, landlords aren’t allowed to discriminate against renters, but they can choose whether or not to rent to someone based on their source of income. 

Tanika Donnell: Dallas/Fort Worth’s Real Estate Powerhouse
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Tanika Donnell is one of DFW’s rising real estate stars. Through hard work and a little creativity, she now runs one of the area’s largest brokerages.

Rocketing Home Values in Dallas Can Make Lending Tricky
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Real estate records are being shattered in Dallas. While that’s positive for agents, it can pose a challenge for buyers who are struggling to get loans approved.

2021: What to Expect in Dallas/Fort Worth Real Estate
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

After an unusual 2020, real estate agents are in demand. From falling unemployment rates to rising home prices, here’s what Dallas/Fort Worth agents can expect.

5 Texas Closing Gifts That Are Perfect for the Holidays
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

There’s no better time than now to support small businesses. Whether you’re looking for a closing gift or a stocking stuffer, consider these locally-made items.

Why Do the Cowboys Always Play on Thanksgiving?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

There’s nothing quite like enjoying a hearty helping of your favorite Thanksgiving dishes and watching the Cowboys hit the gridiron later that afternoon.

Haunted Catfish Plantation Gives Soul Food a New Meaning
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

The legendary haunted Catfish Plantation is a local Waxahachie restaurant that’s been serving both soul food and spirits to Dallas residents since 1984.

5 Affordable Properties Next to AT&T Stadium
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

For the die-hard Dallas Cowboys fans that live to tailgate, it doesn’t get much better than owning real estate right next to all of the action.