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Zillow Offers’ Downfall in Dallas
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by The CE Shop Team

Zillow announced on 11/2/21 that they're shutting down their iBuying program, Zillow Offers, which could provide much-needed relief for Dallas homebuyers.

Waterfront Whispers: Housing the Fort Worth Lake Monster
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by The CE Shop Team

The Lake Worth Monster has been a local legend since the 1960s. Instead of driving it out, let’s find this Fort Worth native some waterfront property.

Dirty Deeds: North Texas Hit by Real Estate Fraud
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by The CE Shop Team

The Dallas-Fort Worth area has been hit by con artists forging the signatures of deceased residents on deeds to gain ownership and flip properties for profit.

New Development Coming to Popular Dallas Suburb
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by The CE Shop Team

A new development in the Dallas suburbs is a welcome addition to the city’s quickly declining active home inventory, which has created a hot housing market.

Dallas: The Second Hottest Commercial Market in the Nation
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by The CE Shop Team

Dallas was ranked as the second-best commercial real estate market in the country as the Lone Star State continues to draw in scores of new residents. 

Going Deep: Deep Ellum's Gentrification
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.