Archive for March, 2014

The Higley 1000: the 35 Richest Neighborhoods in Dallas Fort Worth May Surprise You

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land I was a bit disappointed when I read geographer Stephen Higley’s ranking of the top wealthiest 1,000 neighborhoods in America last week. I was sure, certain almost, that Highland Park and Old Preston Hollow would be among the top wealthiest neighborhoods in the nation. Well they were, but not at the tip…read more →

Farmland auction points to fears bubble will burst

See on Scoop.it – Lots and Land Around 80 people packed the room at the Kokomo Shrine Club Tuesday, some there to bid, others there, as Halderman Real Estate Services area representative John Miner said, “to get free appraisals on their land.” Citing USDA figures, Bloomberg reported farmland values nationwide have increased by 72 percent over the last three years,…read more →