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.
The housing market continues to show signs of improvement at a slow and steady pace. According to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Leading Markets Index, released August 7, 56 of the approximately 350 metro areas throughout the nation have returned to or surpassed their previous normal levels of Read More
As the summer nears its end there is a lot to look forward to this fall. Sports fans throughout North Texas are gearing up for another season of pigskin. September 4 marks the official start to the National Football League season, and there’s simply no better way to celebrate than Read More
While the close of summer signifies the ending of many fun things, it also points to one very important beginning in the state of Texas: the start of football season. Whether you’re a Dallas home owner rooting for the home team, or a Texas transplant rooting for any NFL team, Read More
Living in a large city with a rich history such as Dallas certainly has its perks. Weekenders who want to get out and explore their home town will have much to see and do in this bustling metropolis. But what happens when you’ve exhausted Dallas and crave for more Texas Read More
Companies are coming to North Texas at a growing rate, and home owners in and around the Metroplex are getting more and more opportunities for employment. According to a recent post by The Dallas Morning News, two companies are bringing a combined 1,450 jobs to downtown Dallas from San Diego, Read More
School is just around the corner for kids throughout North Texas and now is the time of the year for parents and kids to get started thinking about backpacks, school books and calculators. Shifting gears from the lazy, fun-filled days of summer to the daily grid of school, extra curricular Read More
Summer flies by in the blink of an eye, and before you know it the kids will be back in school and fall will begin to settle in. Each year, Texas home owners compile a list of summer to-dos, and try as they might, it’s difficult to make it all Read More
The North Texas region has been at the forefront of growth and prosperity in the years following the great recession. Bolstered by population growth and a healthy job market, the region in its entirety has seen tremendous home price appreciation. Manning the helm for the region is undoubtedly the region’s Read More
These days in Dallas, it seems you can’t throw a stone without hitting one of the fabulous new developments popping up all over the city. Spurred by a thriving economy and a competitive, yet strong housing market, the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan areas are seeing an intense interest from investors and Read More
Visitors to the Dallas Farmers Market can easily expect to pick up some of the region’s in-season fare such as peaches, peppers and tomatoes. What some might not expect to get at a local farmers market is a business opportunity, but that is just what the owners of the newly Read More