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Body found buried in backyard of Dallas home sold to investor

The in-depth story behind the gruesome discovery
A Dallas investor purchased a home in the Oak Cliff area hoping to flip and sell it for nearly half a million dollars. But his plans quickly changed during the renovation process when workers discovered a black bag filled with a decaying body buried under a concrete slab in the yard. Check out the in-depth investigative piece here.
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Texas housing inventory officially hits all-time low

Supply problems in every major metro
The problem just got worse for folks looking to buy in the Lone Star State. If they weren't already struggling enough with today’s tight market, housing inventory now sits at an all-time low. According to the Texas Association of Realtors, this could become a larger problem if something doesn't change.
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Hey Dallas Millennials! Better get used to renting

Study shows 'little hope' for reviving sub-$200,000 new home market
First-time homebuyers and those looking for a smaller, new home in the Dallas-Fort Worth area are out of luck now, and will remain that way into perpetuity, according to a new report from Metrostudy. That's because homebuilding is booming in DFW, but not for smaller homes.
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Exploding population sends rents soaring in Dallas

Can housing starts close the gap?
According to a recent study by the Texas A&M Real Estate Research Center, DFW’s population could double in the next 25 years. As more people move to the area, housing supply just can’t keep up, pushing potential homebuyers into the rent market. So how bad is it?
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Texas seizes title company after millions in customer money allegedly disappears

Millennium Title liquidated by Texas Department of Insurance
The Texas Department of Insurance seized a Dallas-area title insurance agency after allegations surfaced that the company’s owner disappeared with millions of customers’ money. Millennium Title was closed last week by the Texas Department of Insurance after the company’s founder, Nancy Carroll, vanished.
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Beal Bank founder buys North Texas’ largest home for $100 million

Andy Beal buys estate previously owned by Tom Hicks
A spectacularly massive home that already broke records for its size is about to break records for its price tag as well. The largest and perhaps most notorious home in North Texas has found a buyer, as Andy Beal, the billionaire founder of Beal Bank, has reportedly agreed to buy the home of Dallas businessman Tom Hicks for $100 million.
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