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In light of past and current economic hardships, there are few U.S. real estate markets that haven’t felt a crunch; however, Dallas — just as in the great depression — has remained strong. Not only is real estate thriving in DFW, the market benefits both buyers and sellers equally well.
House hunters of all budgets can find something to call home in Dallas, Texas. Many of its neighborhoods — with pleasant enjoyments, rich amenities, great cuisine, and outstanding properties — lend truth to the term, “Texan-comfortable” lifestyle.
Texas is an area that has received recognition worldwide, and Dallas, the ninth largest city in the nation, holds special interest to those within the state and around the world. There is something for every lifestyle type, including entertainment, culture, recreation, and sports. The schools are outstanding — many having received the National Exemplary Blue Ribbon School award for excellence. Many of the neighborhoods are below the average crime index, and some have received honors such as the “Best Place in the US to Live” or the “Best Place to Raise a Family”.
What one can expect from Dallas is great opportunity, both in the business sector and in the real estate market. Many areas are highly educated, with higher than average household incomes. Newer neighborhoods tend to include outstanding amenities, such as greenbelts and parks, pools and sports courts, club houses, children’s splash parks, hike and bike trails, and more. It is enticing to young professionals, young families, and retirees alike because of its many urban conveniences and peaceful park escapes. Many desirable neighborhood (with remarkable homes for sale) are available from which to choose. Home buyers can expect to pay anywhere from $100K into the millions for a fine piece of Dallas, Texas real estate.
Dallas real estate offers all types of dwellings. For those who enjoy the luxury comforts of resort-like living, there are exceptional condominiums offering the amenities and services of a five star luxury hotel. Loft-style living — where one can work, shop and dine out close to home — is available for those looking for the faster pace of the city. The peaceful serenity of nature is also available to those who would gladly trade city life for ranch homes, lakefront properties, hill country houses, and other quiet settings. Dallas is an area that features the best and most attractive of both city living and peaceful retreats.