Archive for June, 2013

Knowing the Ropes of Land Banking

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Land banking is a simple concept that can be a wonderful strategy for investment. In the simplest form, raw land is bought, placed into a short or long-term hold (typically long-term)… See on www.landthink.com

Texas dominates new-home-sales volume

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land While California housing markets rebounded over the past year, Texas dominated on volume, according to a Tuesday report from analysis firm CoreLogic.   Troy Corman‘s insight: If we build it, they will come. See on blogs.marketwatch.com

Energy boom is boosting Houston real estate, too

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land The boom in the energy markets means a boom in real estate, too, in some U.S. markets. Suburban office rents in Houston are up by more than 21 percent compared to a year ago – a bigger percentage increase than any other U.S.   Troy Corman‘s insight: Drill baby drill! See on…read more →

Belt Line Road was once North Texas’ busiest business address – Dallas Morning News

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Dallas Morning News Belt Line Road was once North Texas’ busiest business address Dallas Morning News When San Diego developer Erie Hahn built opened Prestonwood Town Center at the northeast corner in 1979, the Dallas Galleria hadn’t been developed…   Troy Corman‘s insight: History of Belt Line and the Dallas Tollway. See…read more →