Fourth of July Events in Dallas

Fireworks and Festivities

The Fourth of July is almost here, and there’s plenty to do in Dallas. With everything from eating contests, fireworks, running, beer drinking, even laser shows – you’ll be able to get your red white and blue fix in the DFW area. Here’s our shortlist of the best Independence Day events in Dallas this year. […]

5 Things to do on Halloween Weekend in Dallas 2015

It’s October in Dallas again, and Halloween is right around the corner. This year there are some wonderful events around town that are sure to please everyone looking to get into the spirit of the holiday. Here are five great options. Boo At the Zoo If you’re looking for some family fun in Fort Worth, […]

Study: Dallas’ congested roadways are costing drivers money

Photo courtesy Texas is falling behind in road maintenance and highway improvement, and as a result, the state’s drivers are feeling the financial consequences. So says a recent study released by the Washington D.C. nonprofit TRIP. The study reports that 21 percent of major urban roads in North Texas are classified as in “poor condition,” […]

Is the Metroplex becoming Texas’ new political epicenter?

Democratic nominee for governor Wendy Davis will be in Dallas this weekend for the party’s state convention (Photo courtesy). We might be used to most of the politics happening about 200 miles down I-35, but that seems to have changed recently. With the legislature in recess, the Metroplex has hosted both the state Republican and […]

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The Zombie Foreclosure Apocalypse?

Despite the fact foreclosures have dropped, zombie foreclosures are becoming a big problem Zombies are the in “item” right now. For whatever reason people love these undead creatures that wander around and munch on humans. From “Zombieland” to the popular AMC show “The Walking Dead,” people just can’t enough zombies. In terms of real estate, […]

Dallas New Housing Starts Show Promise

Compared to, say, a market like St. Louis, Dallas real estate players have it good. The thing is Dallas might just have it a little too good. Inventories fall with high demand, making it harder and harder for buyers to buy at list without paying a premium. Buyers in Dallas are doing just that. That’s […]

Dallas, Fort Worth See Revival Of The Arts

With the assistance of the City of Dallas and the Office of Cultural Affairs, art is getting a return and a way to beautify the city. Photo courtesy of For the last decade, people have lost the importance of art. What it means to them as individuals but, in a deeper way, to the […]