Archive for June, 2013

Lennar Acquires 813 Homebuilding Lots in San Antonio Area

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Lennar Corp., the third-largest U.S. homebuilder by revenue, bought 813 lots in Texas from affiliates of Covington Group Inc., a Dallas-based development firm.   Troy Corman‘s insight: Big builders bullish on Texas. See on www.bloomberg.com

Dallas Home Prices Perform Best Since Bubble: Riskless Return

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Dallas has been the best-performing of 20 major housing markets in the U.S. since the real estate bubble burst in 2006, as job and population growth pushes up demand.   Troy Corman‘s insight: Why do folks move to Texas? It’s all about a J.O.B. See on www.businessweek.com

Half Price Books is ready to develop land across from its Dallas flagship store – Dallas Morning News

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Dallas Morning News Half Price Books is ready to develop land across from its Dallas flagship store Dallas Morning News Half Price Books’ proposed redevelopment includes the Starbucks on the northeast corner of East Northwest Highway and Shady…   Troy Corman‘s insight: New development keeps expanding just outside Lincoln Property’s Village apartment…read more →

Money out of thin air: Appraising air rights | Real Estate Valuation …

See on Scoop.it – Lots and Land William Wilgus, the first person to figure out that property owners could sell the right to develop the space above their lots, coined the phrase “taking wealth from the air.” Empty space …   Troy Corman‘s insight: The higher the number of floors, the higher the price of the land. See on blog.irr.com