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.
Talks of a high-speed railway has been circling the Dallas-Fort Worth area for some time and local officials are now working on more specifics of the plan, slated to be up and running by 2021. A public meeting in Dallas on October 21 gave North Texas home owners a glimpse of Read More
Being in the midst of flu season is scary–no one likes to be sick! But Dallas home owners can prepare themselves to withstand the fall and winter season without coming down with a cold. In addition to getting a flu shot, Dallas residents can take extra precautions to keep germs Read More
The national housing market has had its share of ups and downs throughout the year, but it seems that the busy home selling season is finishing on a high note. According to the National Association of REALTORS®, existing-home sales bounced back in September, rebounding to their highest pace for 2014. Read More
Demand for homes in the Dallas-Fort Worth area remains strong and the increasing values are there to prove it. Throughout all of North Texas the median home value hit a record high of just below $200,000, which is 25 percent higher than the median value of a preowned home before Read More
All Hallows Eve is right around the corner, which means the kiddos are gearing up to deck themselves from head to toe in seasonal clothing. Whether you’re heading out with the little ones to go door to door trick-or-treating or your sending the kids in a group to celebrate the Read More
In the past few years, the Dallas-Fort Worth home market has proven to be one of the most successful in the nation. After suffering from a dwindling supply of available homes, the new home construction market is finally making its way back up and adding to the lacking inventory. In Read More
With the holiday season right around the corner, now is the time for candy, snacks and other not-so-healthy treats. You can get the entire family into the Halloween spirit without loading up on chocolate and candy corn, but instead with healthy snacks that still bring out the spooky mentality that Read More
There’s just something about the season that makes it appealing to spend your evenings getting scared out of your gourd, and whatever it is has made haunted houses a major success. The Dallas-Fort Worth area is home to some spooky, scary haunted houses that both kids and adults can enjoy — Read More
Sometimes it’s difficult to truly feel the effects of the seasonal change in an area like Dallas where the average highs remain near the 80s until November, but you don’t have to travel far to get in the mood of the fall season. Located about 75 miles southeast of Dallas/Fort Read More
Although it’s generally a wholesome city, Dallas has plenty of residents from beyond this earthly realm. In its relatively short history as a city, Dallas has amassed quite a history and throughout that history the city has seen plenty of the tragic, the violent and the weird. With Halloween just a Read More