Explore Highland Park, TX

By Brenda Mancil, Texas Five Star Realtor
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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Homes sold in Highland Park in January 2011 saw an increase in median sales price from $775,000 to $951,000. Both months saw the same number of home sales, 7 sold in 2010 and 2011. Homes priced under $500,000 and between $1-$2 million were on the market for fewer days in January 2011 compared to ...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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While the reported numbers are all we have by which to go, just like the unemployment numbers, the true number of homes for sale is a mystery. The homes for sale statistics have become congruent with the unemployed numbers in one respect - at least they have in Dallas. Many homes that showed up i...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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For a number of years, the State of Texas has had in effect a law that allows homeowners who are 65-years old or older, or who are disabled, to defer paying all of their property taxes. Income does not restrict the ability to qualify,  The only restriction is that the home must be the person's ho...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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HIGHLAND PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT SNAP SHOT   These are the public schools that are in the Highland Park Independent School District.  While the information was collected by the U.S. Department of Education and published in 2005, it still gives a valid look as to what the schools look li...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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One could spend a great deal of time gathering and analyzing the statistical information that can be acquired by members of the Multiple Listing Service that serves Dallas.  I'm especially interested in what goes on in the Dallas Park Cities, more specifically within two zip codes - 75205 which p...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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The primary postal zip code for Highland Park, Texas is 75205.  This is the income data from the 2010 US Census.      Subject Households Families Nonfamilyhouseholds Total Married-couplefamilies Femalehouseholder,no husbandpresent             NUMBER           Total 9,879 4,968 4,231 593 4,911 Les...

By R. Bruce Lynn, Broker Associate and Your Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty-DFW Preferred)
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If you are looking for new residential construction in Park Cities, TX and the DFW Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex area, you've come to the right place. Click on the link for a list of New Homes in University Park and Highland Park, TX. Please be advised new construction has slowed significantly in...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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Preface In Dallas there are two interior cities -- Highland Park and University Park -- that by most are thought to be the pedigree addresses.  It's where the most mansions are, the finest boutiques, like Chanel, are, and it's where the public schools are consistently top rated. The cities share...

By R. Bruce Lynn, Broker Associate and Your Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty-DFW Preferred)
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If you are looking for new residential construction in Highland Park, TX and the DFW Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex area, you've come to the right place.  Click on the link for a list of New Homes in Highland Park, TX.  Please be advised new construction has slowed significantly in the past couple...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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Here's what everyone should know about the current real estate market. 1. This market is a blended arbitrage market.  People can buy a home now at below cost and finance it at an artificially low 30 year interest rate.  2. Or, they can wait until next year or the year after, etc., and buy a simil...

By Brenda Mancil, Texas Five Star Realtor
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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In Highland Park, the number of home sales increased from 87 in 2009 to 141 in 2010 increasing the total sold volume from $154.2 million to $237.8 million. Homes were on the market for fewer days in 2010 when compared to 2009 in homes priced under $1 million and between $3-$4 million. Homes in th...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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Bill Playing for a Wedding Reception at Butler's CourtyardHis Flower Girl Friend at His Side. I'm one of those entertainer breeds who knew from the start that I would never be able to make a lifetime career from radio, TV, the piano and writing.  Although I did all four professionally for multip...

By Mike Pannell
(Nu Home Source Realty LLC)
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Since 2009 the real estate market has been steadily improving.  Of states in the United States, Texas was one that was the least affected. Dallas is the ninth largest city in the United States and the 2nd largest city in Texas and has always been known for a good economy, a higher than average ho...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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LISA RINNA WITHOUT BIG LIPS AND MAKE-UP Let's get this out in the open once and for all.  I'm a big fan of Lisa Rinna's.  I wish she were in the real estate business and worked with me.  In addition to her beauty, she has amazing stuff that I wish I also had.  Here are her secrets that easily tr...

By R. Bruce Lynn, Broker Associate and Your Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty-DFW Preferred)
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COMMERCIAL LEASES in Highland Park, Texas If you are looking for commerical office, retail, restaurant, or warehouse space in Highland Park, Texas you've come to the right place. We always suggest expert tenant representation during your search and throughout the lease process. Lots of business l...

By Brenda Mancil, Texas Five Star Realtor
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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From November 2009 to November 2010, the total number of home sales rose from 4 to 8 in Highland Park. The median sales price of homes in the city declined by $41,500 from 2009 to 2010. Homes sold in November 2010 were on the market longer than in November 2009. Sales price as a percentage of lis...

By Brenda Mancil, Texas Five Star Realtor
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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Highland Park is named for its higher elevation compared to the surrounding area and because 20% of its developed land is reserved for park space. The town is only 2.26 square miles with approximately 8,900 residents. Highland Park residents enjoy a per capita income of $97,008. The town is also...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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SUNDAY IN THE PARK December 12, 2010 I can't help but smile as Patty and I drive during Christmas time through the streets of Dallas.  It's the personal interpretation each family has injected with lights and wreaths and blow-up Santa Clauses to appropriately decorate their homes that makes me sm...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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Before I start this blog post, I want to apologize to you.  I'm going to use this space today to rant and rave for a moment. I don't know what's happened in recent years, but the word "moot" has become a popular one to use, and it seems most who have begun to use it, are using it incorrectly. Whe...

By BILL CHERRY, Broker & Wealth Coach
(Bill Cherry, Realtor)
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The Artillery Club, hidden among massive oaks trees and oleanders on Galveston Island, is the oldest men's private club west of the Mississippi.  It was incorporated about two years prior to the Civil War for the purpose of protecting the Island. Since 1865, the Artillery Club has been a men's s...

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