frisco tx: Texas Unemployment Rate Drops to 8.1% in September 2010 - 10/26/10 10:51 AM
The unemployment rate for the state of Texas dropped from 8.3% to 8.1% in September of 2010 according to the Texas Comptroller’s Office.
Since January of 2010, the unemployment rate has been at least 8% in Texas.  The last reported unemployment figure for Dallas Fort Worth was 8.4% in August.
The good news is that both DFW and Texas continue to outperform the United States in employment.  The unemployment rate for the United States remained unchanged at 9.6% in September.
Some other good news from the comptroller’s report:
Texas non farm employment increased by 3.700 jobs in September.  Since last September, … (0 comments)

frisco tx: Great Listing in Plano, TX!!! - 10/13/10 09:10 AM

frisco tx: Out-Of-Work Borrowers Getting Loans - 10/09/10 09:55 AM
In Dallas, TX the unemployed are getting loans and they might not have to pay all the money back. HUD is offering bridge loans to people who are out of work and have fallen behind on their mortgage payments.
Earlier this week, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a new loan program available in 32 states and Puerto Rico. "It's a $1 billion initiative," says Lee Jones with HUD.
The detailed release from HUD states, "The program will offer a declining balance, deferred payment "bridge loan" (non-recourse, subordinate loan with zero interest) for up to $50,000 to … (0 comments)

frisco tx: Top Home Buying Mistakes - 10/08/10 09:09 AM
Buying a home in Dallas, TX is perhaps the most arduous, expensive and, ultimately, valuable acquisition you'll ever complete
Just one mistake could mean disaster - could be the worst mistake you'll ever make.
In order to avoid titanic trip ups during such a trying transaction, suggests buyers get to know the most common home buying blunders.
To know them is to avoid them.
Going solo Buying a house in Dallas, TX is a complex transaction. It should be a team effort. You'll need a real estate agent, lender, inspector, insurer, perhaps a lawyer and other team members to help … (0 comments)

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