The ninth-largest city and part of the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the nation, Dallas covers approximately 343 square miles and has a population of 1,299,543. The ultra modern and sophisticated city attracts worldwide travelers, making the area the No. 1 visitor and leisure destination in Texas.
Dallas is centrally located and within a four-hour flight from most North American destinations. Dallas Love Field Airport is conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown. Once here, visitors can ride one of the fastest-growing light rail systems in the nation or the historic, free McKinney Avenue Trolley from the Dallas Arts District throughout the Uptown area with its restaurants, pubs, boutique hotels and shops.
Throughout the city, enjoy the best shopping in the southwest, four-and five-diamond/star hotels and restaurants, the largest urban arts district in the nation, 13 entertainment districts and much more. Blend in moderate weather, year-round sports and true Southern hospitality for a true “taste” of the Dallas difference.
It’s no wonder cities in the Dallas-Fort Worth area have experienced high demand for homes, as the state of Texas continues to shine as a business hub in various industries. Attracting new businesses and ranking high in areas such as exporting, Texas is becoming more desirable for home buyers by Read More
A new Guinness World Record was made in Dallas on February 22, The Dallas Morning News reports. The event took place at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas and featured 1,900 people simultaneously making sandwiches, all of which were donated to local food charities. This more than doubled the previous record Read More
Low mortgage rates helped to boost the real estate industry in virtually every market in 2013, and now that home buyer confidence is up and home prices are reaching multi-year highs, it only makes sense that mortgage rates would climb as well. Mortgage rates in Dallas and throughout the nation Read More
A major California-based company is in talks of relocating its massive offices to downtown Dallas. Omnitracs, currently based in San Diego, is owned by Austin-based investor Vista Equity Partners and has been considering moving its major operations to Texas. This could not only bring up to 1,000 new jobs to Read More
Dallas is quickly becoming one of the most prosperous cities to move to as employers of all shapes and sizes are opting to hang their Texas-sized hats in the Lone Star State. The economy is prospering, meaning that home buyers are flocking to the city to set down roots. While Read More
Downtown Dallas is getting a breath of fresh air with numerous buildings being remodeled or constructed throughout the city. In fact, the entire United States commercial and industrial market is showing improvements. According to NuWire Investor, the U.S. commercial real estate industry posted a 7 percent year-over-year increase in transactions Read More
Mixed-use developments are popping up all across the nation, and in particular, Texas. Spaces that include homes, retailers and dining options are becoming the norm in many major metropolitan areas in effort to promote a pedestrian-friendly lifestyle. One of the largest and most unique developments in Dallas is Trinity Groves, Read More
Dallas home owners may want to start looking for a new residence now even though the busy buying season doesn’t start until spring. Inventory in the city is lower than it has been in years and demand continues to skyrocket. While home builders are expected to add to the dwindling Read More
Locals in Dallas and surrounding suburbs will now have a new community field located across from the Lakewest Family YMCA. The FC Dallas Foundation unveiled the 14-acre sports field complex at Hampton and Bickers at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday January 22. While the park is available to all residents in Read More
When looking at the Dallas real estate market, there are so many factors pointing in the right direction it’s hard to argue that it isn’t one of the most successful markets in the country. With 2013 out the door, Dallas experts looked back on an outstanding year within commercial, residential Read More