If you consider your child’s education when purchasing a new home – you aren’t alone. More than 75 percent of homebuyers consider education as an important factor in their home search. And 53 percent say they would buy a new home specifically to get their child into a better school. The same survey conducted by Bank of America also reported that more than 25 percent of those polled said they would plan their move around school breaks, making summer an ideal time to find a new home.
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This Sunday, neighborhoods across North Texas will be filled with people finding their perfect new home—just in time for cool fall evenings and traditional holiday gatherings.
Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is opening doors throughout the Metroplex on Oct. 18, allowing potential buyers to tour spectacular homes in every community, from Frisco to Fort Worth, Colleyville to Highland Park, Lakewood to Uptown.
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Expert agents are seeing three main groups of people looking to make a home purchase – and have developed the strategies for marketing listings directly to these groups. Here’s a peek into what’s happening, and a look at this week’s new listings.
This extraordinary mid-century modern is situated on an oversized, beautifully landscaped lot in Rivercrest. Listed for $1,649,500. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
Expert agents are seeing three main groups of people looking to make a home purchase—relocators, upsizers and downsizers. They’re making decisions quickly, so it’s a great time to sell a home.
6715 Meadow | Preston Hollow
4600 Bordeaux | Highland Park
15841 River Glen | Frisco
5011 Purdue | Briarwood
2707 Gaston | East Dallas
4334 Bluffview | Bluffview
1999 McKinney #806 | Uptown
For more luxury homes, see briggsfreeman.com. Click here to see the latest in real estate news. CEO Robbie Briggs independently owns and operates Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with six offices in Dallas, Uptown, Lakewood, Ranch and Land, The Ballpark and Southlake.
If owning a home is the American Dream, then North Texas is such stuff dreams as are made. While we’re still all thinking of backyard cookouts and fireworks, we take a moment celebrate the wonderful neighborhoods and architecture you can find across the region.
A mix of modern and Mediterranean design creates wonderful spaces for relaxing and entertaining at 6065 Star Trail Drive. Listed for $898,000.
Ripe with economic opportunity and a strong sense of community, Frisco boasts one of America’s fastest-growing populations. Only 25 minutes from Dallas, it is home to many thriving businesses and sporting attractions, such as FC Dallas and the Frisco RoughRiders. This youthful city filled with families and professionals has a vibrant culture and exciting lifestyle. Open the door to life in Frisco with the homes listed below.
For the family that loves golf, tennis or just a relaxed lifestyle in beautiful surroundings, there is a four-bedroom house waiting in the guarded, gated Frisco community of Stonebriar. A 3,759-square-foot home sits on a corner lot in a community close to some of the area’s best shopping, dining and entertainment.
The fabulous home at 18780 Wainsborough Lane in Oaktree features a dramatic double volume entrance and living space with incredible views to the terraces, pool, gardens and heavily treed greenbelt. Listed for $1,589,989. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
With corporations relocating to North Texas and a whole team of Cowboys headed to Frisco, neighborhoods north are bursting with opportunities. The beautiful homes below, and many more, can be viewed at briggsfreeman.com.
18780 Wainsborough Lane | Oaktree | Listed for $1,589,989
A spectacular custom contemporary Mediterranean home in the private Oaktree gated development features a dramatic double volume entrance and living space with incredible views to the terraces, pool, gardens and heavily treed greenbelt. A unique custom media wall is incorporated into the large family, breakfast and kitchen area. Enjoy this great design for living and entertaining with fabulous finishes and materials throughout.