Dallas New Homes

30% of Homes Sold in Texas in 2013 Were New Homes – Fueled by Higher Income Growth Than U.S.

Article from Texas Association of Realtors Texas outpaced the nation in median household income growth and new-home sales in 2013, according to the 2014 Texas Home Buyers and Sellers Report released yesterday by the Texas Association of Realtors. The report showed that the median household income of Texas homebuyers increased 9.6 percent to $91,700 from 2012 to 2013. This is nearly double…read more →

Transwestern Scales Back Plans For Apartments at Preston and Northwest Highway, But Neighbors Still Feel It’s Too Large

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Word comes from the great neighborhood reporters at the Preston Hollow Advocate that Transwestern has decided to slim down the scale of its proposed apartment development at Preston Road and Northwest Highway from eight stories to six, shrinking the complex’s size from 296 to 225 units. For neighbors and members of the…read more →

New houses have never been bigger

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land   Houses – like the Americans that live in them – are getting a lot bigger. But in the case of house sizes, it has more to do with the income level of folks that are buying than how much they weigh. In 2013 the average new home size in the U.S….read more →

$160 million residential project coming to Colleyville

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land Real estate developer Terra Manna LLC said Monday that it’s purchased 97 acres in Colleyville with plans to build a $160 million residential community. The new Creekside at Colleyville is at Glade Road and Heritage and will have single-family houses built by Standard Pacific Homes and MainVue …   Troy Corman‘s insight:…read more →

5% Capture Rate for Top 50 Master-Planned Communities

See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land By Ken Perlman and Jody KahnThe top 50 master-planned communities (MPCs) in the country accounted for 5.4% of 2013 new home sales. There were 23,463 new home sales in the top 50 master-planned   Troy Corman‘s insight: Master plans making up larger percentage of new home sales. See on www.linkedin.com