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M&D REAL ESTATE IN THE NEWS

News Articles about the Housing Market and Commercial Real Estate

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Learn more about the North Texas and Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Market, including residential markets, commercial real estate and property management. 

Interest Rates Rising How Does This Affect Housing Market
Residential

Interest Rates Increased Again: Now What?

The Fed raised interest rates another 75 basis points Wednesday, July 27 (three quarters of a percentage point). Ironically, however, mortgage rates fell to 5.59 percent this week, down from the average of 5.76 percent they were last week, according to latest reports by Bankrate.

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Commercial Real Estate Market Update July 2022
Commercial

Dallas Commercial Real Estate Market Update

It’s time for a Commercial Market Update, and there is quite a lot to talk about. The market is shifting right now. There’s some relief for some buyers coming from it looks like, but not all sectors are shifting right now. Let me be clear on that. I want to talk through the different sectors of multi-family, industrial, retail and office and let you in on more about what’s going on in each of these areas in the the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex right now.

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Dallas Real Estate Market Update Shift Pause and Relief
Residential

Dallas Real Estate Market Update

Founder and Managing Director of M&D Real Estate, Danny Perez, has put together a phenomenal housing market update for you during this time of major changes in the real estate market. He sums up what’s happening right now with one word, relief. That’s what buyers are getting right now. So let’s dive in!

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Single Family Home Rental Market Update for DFW
Property Management

Single Family Home Rentals: Market Update

The median rent in the 50 largest US metropolitan areas reached a new record high in April 2022 of $1,827 dollars per month. Rent prices continue to rise across the nation, and locally, as demand soars amidst rising home prices and mortgage rates and booming population growth in the DFW area.

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How to Choose a Real Estate Agent
Residential

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent

You are ready to buy or sell your home in or around the Rockwall, TX area, but first, you need a real estate agent. And you want a good one. You want to make sure you get a knowledgeable professional to help you buy or sell your home and not just a run of the mill real estate agent, right?

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Top Neighborhoods in Rockwall TX to Buy a Home
Residential

TOP NEIGHBORHOODS TO BUY A HOME IN ROCKWALL, TX AREA

When searching for a new home, especially in an area you are unfamiliar with, it is difficult to know which neighborhoods would be the best fit for you are your family. Here are some great neighborhoods in the Rockwall area that offer different amenities and activities for its residents.

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Tips on Choosing the Best Commercial Broker
Commercial

Tips on Choosing the Best Commercial Real Estate Broker

As a commercial property owner, investor or a business owner, you are potentially about to take a huge leap into the unknown. Before you do, it is important to get a good commercial real estate professional on your side who can navigate the way and the best deal possible for you. There are a few key traits we have identified that are the most important when choosing the right broker.

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Property Management

Investing in DFW & How Property Management Helps Your Bottom Line

Investing in a rental property in the Dallas real estate market can mean great returns in both the medium and long-term. Investors are choosing the DFW market again and again for multiple reasons. Investors also stand to gain the most from utilizing good commercial property management services.

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Beautiful Office Space in Dallas Fort Worth
Commercial

New Opportunity for Professional Office Space in Northeast Dallas for Corporations Looking to Relocate or Expand

Corporations looking to expand or relocate to the Dallas-Fort Worth area looking for great office space now have an opportunity to lease a professional office building at Sanden International in Wylie, Texas, a 40,000 square foot space offering a beautiful reception area, open floor plans for cubicles, many private offices, conference rooms, as well as a secure, fenced-in area with private security guard.

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Dallas Population and Labor Force is Growing
Commercial

What Does the Growing DFW Labor Market Mean for Investors?

The Dallas-Fort Worth labor market is booming, along with the massive population growth seen by the region. Between 2019 and 2021, Dallas-Fort Worth added 59,000 workers in professional and business services, a gain of 8.9 percent, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Benefits of Property Management
Property Management

What are the Benefits of Using a Property Management Company?

Problem tenants? Damage to your home? If you have ever managed your own property, you have most likely encountered these scenarios and seen the more challenging side of owning a rental home and managing tenants. After using M&D, we hear from clients over and over that they would never manage their own property again!

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Stressed About Selling Your Home
Residential

Managing the Stress of Selling a Home

Did you know that a whopping 36 percent of home sellers cry during the home selling process? According to a study by Zillow, you are certainly not alone if you have found yourself stressing over everything from whether your home will sell during your specified timeframe to moving because of a big life event, getting the price you want, or even about the lack of control with the overall selling process.

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Residential

Should I Renovate Before I Sell My Home?

If you’re looking to sell your home, you may be wondering if it’s worthwhile to invest in renovations that you will not be able to enjoy? Why dump more money, time, and energy into a property you will no longer be living in? You may be surprised to hear that the vast majority of sellers invest in home improvements before listing their property.

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Commercial

Market Update: Commercial Real Estate is Predicted to Hold Up

According to CoStar news and the chief economist of a prominent real estate trade group, commercial property demand will continue to thrive despite rising interest rates, inflation and other challenges affecting today’s economy. Retail is turning positive, and hospitality is beginning to recover from the pandemic. The Industrial and Multi-Family sectors continue to see growth. All rents are beginning to rise across every sector, and commercial real estate is overall, holding up.

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DFW Real Estate Market Update
Commercial

DFW REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE: Expectations & Opportunities

We have, as always, a lot to update you on in the residential and commercial real estate markets in our area. Probably more today in this crazy market than ever before. As such, our Founder & Managing Director has put together a telling and insightful market report for you about what’s happening, what to expect and where you opportunities lie in the Dallas-Fort Worth Residential and Commercial Real Estate Markets today. There is a lot of good information we are going to pass on to you, from meetings we have attended, what we see happening in the market each day and more than we cannot wait to let you in on. So we have a lot to cover today.

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Investing in Commercial Real Estate during times of High Inflation
Commercial

Commercial Real Estate Investment in Times of High Inflation

This year, the annual U.S. inflation hit its highest rate since 1981 and investors do not foresee it coming down anytime in the near future. These past few years have brought their fair share of difficulties in what seems to be a nonstop slew of world altering events, such as Covid-19 and more recent conflicts in Ukraine. With the supply chain continuing to be affected, and sanctions putting pressure on the oil and wheat industries, these events have caused prices to keep rising. In the face of such adversity, can commercial real estate be an asset to invest in additional income? It depends…

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Sell My Home - Home Sales 158,000 Over Asking Price in 6 Days
Residential

Should I Sell My Home: To Sell or Not to Sell?

Interest rates came way down in 2020, but started back on the rise last year and continue to increase. Buyers flooded the market due to historically low interest rates – rates unseen in nearly half a century. But starting in 2021, rates began rising slowly again due to inflation. Rates are expected to continue to rise, according to experts. Buyers are still looking right now, but some of that demand may soon fall off as the year wears on, making selling sooner potentially a better bet than selling later.

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Home For Sale
Residential

Why Pricing Right Matters

Setting the right price on your home when selling is imperative. You don’t want to leave money on the table, but you also do not want to price your home too high to where it sits and gets zero interest. Here’s is what can happen in both scenarios when you do not have an agent at your side that can advise you on the “sweet spot” for selling your home.

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Buyer searching for homes
Residential

How to Avoid Buyer Fatigue in a Seller’s Market

If you’ve been looking to make a move to DFW recently, you’ve likely started to develop some frustrations. With property inventory at record lows, it can be difficult to find yourself a home. Especially at a price you might hope for and be willing to pay.

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Commercial

Population Growth in DFW Leads the Nation, Bringing More People More Jobs & Housing Demands Than Ever Before

Even through COVID and other challenging factors and times, Dallas-Fort Worth has remained a leader in population growth and will likely remain on this historical path looking into the foreseeable future. This growth has been majorly reflected within both commercial and residential real estate markets in recent times. Demand for properties is on the rise, and that does not appear to be changing anytime soon.

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