Tulsa County, OK Real Estate News

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Frederick Libby was born in Sterling, Colorado back in 1891.  Not much is known about his early childhood, but he was roping pronghorn at the age of ten.  In 1904, he moved to the Indian Territory to work as a horse broker.  In 1910, he moved to Phoenix, Arizona working as a cowboy. He was living in Canada when WWI started working as a chauffeur.  He enlisted in the Canadian Army in 1915, assigned to the motor transport division for the Canadian Expeditionary Force.  he served in France before he volunteered to join the Royal Flying Corps, becoming an observer with the 23rd Squadron.  On his first day of training it was machine gun practice in the morning, and flight status that afternoon.  On his very first combat mission which was on his birthday he scored his first victory.  Back the...
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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Dorothy Elizabeth Blackman was born in California back in 1903.  She attended the Bennett School for Girls in Millbrook, New York, a school in Lausanne, Switzerland and at the Sorbonne.  She was an actress and had a role in Green Grow the Lilacs.  She also performed in several Charlie Chan films.In 1937, she moved to Paris with her future husband Jacques Leyton.  In France she produced and interviewed people on programs for Radio Mondial.  She also was the Voice of America denouncing the Nazi regime.  In 1942, she was arrested by the Nazis, but with the help of French doctors she escaped.  Later that she joined the resistance movement helping 42 downed Allied airmen escape to freedom and hiding others in her home until the war ended.She died in Corona del Mar, California in 1997, she wa...
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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Casey Legler was born in Fréjus Var, France in 1977.  She attended school in France and American.  She began competitive swimming at the age of 13.  She competed in the 1996 Summer Olympics at the age of 19.  Her team broke the world record in practice the day before, they came in 29th in the women’s 50 meters freestyle event, they came in 10th in the women’s 4x100 meters freestyle relay event.She gave up swimming about two years later and studied architecture, she obtained a scholarship for law school and began medical school.  She graduated cum laude from Smith College before moving to New York to begin a focus on an artistic career.What you may not know about Casey is that she is an author, her first book Godspeed: A Memoir was released in 2019 published by Simon & Schuster.  However...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the housing market as of April 25, 2021 for farms and ranches, single-family houses on 20 or more acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK). These are real estate market statistics for single-family houses on 5 to 20 acres within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK (farms and ranches within a 60-mile radius an hour around Tulsa).At every price point it is still a sellers’ market for farms and ranches within commuting distance of Tulsa, Oklahoma.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for farms and ranches, single-family homes (i.e., houses) on 20 plus acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK).This article is a real estate...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the housing market as of April 25, 2021 for hobby farms, single-family houses on 5 to 20 acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK). These are real estate market statistics for single-family houses on 5 to 20 acres within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK (hobby farms within a 60-mile radius an hour around Tulsa).It is definitely a sellers’ market for hobby farms within commuting distance of Tulsa, Oklahoma. This month, the entire market is skewed in favor of sellers, since a six-month supply of homes is considered a balanced market for existing single-family homes.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for hobby farms, homes (i.e., single-family houses) on 5 to 20 ac...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the housing market as of April 25, 2021 for country estates, houses on 2 to 5 acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK).   These are real estate market statistics for single-family houses on 2 to 5 acres within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK (country estates within a 60-mile radius an hour around Tulsa).The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for country estates, single-family homes (i.e., houses) on 2 to 5 acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (within commuting distance of Tulsa, OK). This article is a real estate market analysis for country estates, single-family homes, within commuting distance of Tulsa for the period from December 25, 2020 through M...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Jenks, OK housing market as of April 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Jenks, OK.This article is a real estate market analysis for single-family homes in Jenks, Oklahoma for the period from January 25, 2021 through April 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Jenks together with the Jenks Public School District since the previous month (March 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show: the hotness index for houses, calculating the ratio between pending a...
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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Earnest Orlando Lawrence was born in Canton, South Carolina back in 1901 to Carl and Gunda.  He attended schools at Canton and Pierre, after graduation he enrolled at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion.  He received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry in 1922.  He then enrolled at the University of Minnesota receiving his Master of Arts degree in physics in 1923.He moved to New Haven, Connecticut where he completed his Doctor of Philosophy degree in physics in 1925.  With Jesse Beams from the University of Virginia he continued his research in the photoelectric field.  He was hired as an associate professor of physics and the University of California in 1928, two years later he became a full professor.  After the outbreak of World War II, he was drawn into military projects.  W...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Owasso, OK housing market as of April 25, 2021.    This is an analysis of real estate market trends for single-family houses in Owasso, OK.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Owasso, OK.This article is an analysis of the market for single-family homes in Owasso, Oklahoma for the period from January 2021 through April 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Owasso together with the Owasso Public School District since the previous month (March 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-fam...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Broken Arrow, OK housing market as of April 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Broken Arrow, OK.This article is a real estate market analysis for single-family homes in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma for the period from January 25, 20201 through April 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Broken Arrow together with the Broken Arrow Public School District since the previous month (March 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show: the hotness index for houses, cal...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the midtown Tulsa, OK housing market as of April 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in midtown Tulsa, OK. This article is an analysis of the market for single-family homes in midtown Tulsa, Oklahoma for the period from January 2021 through April 25, 2021. It analyzes the trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in midtown Tulsa since the previous month (March 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show: the hotness index for houses, calculating the ratio between pending and active MLS listings; the velocity of...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Jenks, OK housing market as of March 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Jenks, OK.This article is a real estate market analysis for single-family homes in Jenks, Oklahoma for the period from December 25, 2020 through March 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Jenks together with the Jenks Public School District since the previous month (February 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show:      the hotness index for houses, calculating the ratio between ...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Owasso, OK housing market as of March 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Owasso, OK.This article is an analysis of the market for single-family homes in Owasso, Oklahoma for the period from December 2020 through March 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Owasso together with the Owasso Public School District since the previous month (February 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show: the hotness index for houses, calculating the ratio between pending ...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the Broken Arrow, OK housing market as of March 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in Broken Arrow, OK.This article is a real estate market analysis for single-family homes in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma for the period from December 25, 2020 through March 25, 2021. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in the City of Broken Arrow together with the Broken Arrow Public School District since the previous month (February 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show:      the hotness index for hou...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a look at the midtown Tulsa, OK housing market as of March 25, 2021.The following graph shows the change in the 3-month absorption rate over the past twelve months for single-family homes (i.e., houses) in midtown Tulsa, OK. This article is an analysis of the market for single-family homes in midtown Tulsa, Oklahoma for the period from December 2020 through March 25, 2021. It analyzes the trends and shifts in the real estate market for houses in midtown Tulsa since the previous month (February 2021).This post is a study of the supply and demand for single-family homes, an analysis of the housing market for houses, using MLS statistics for houses (single-family homes) to show: the hotness index for houses, calculating the ratio between pending and active MLS listings; the velocit...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Here is a view of the real estate market for houses on 5 to 20 acres within a 60-mile radius of Tulsa, Oklahoma.  I call these hobby farms. This article will include information about the change in the absorption rate over the past 45 months.  This information is essentially a reblog of two posts I put on my website yesterday: One is for current market statistics and the second is for historical statistics over the past four years.  Tulsa Hobby Farms — Houses on 5 to 20 Acres — Housing Market Analysis – February 2021 The Market for Hobby Farms Within Commuting Distance of Tulsa Here is the link to the blog category for this market: Real Estate Market Analysis for Hobby Farms -- Houses on 5 to 20 Acres within 60 miles of Tulsa      A Look at the Market over the past 45 Months -- a Longit...
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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Edwin Dennis Kilbourne was born in Buffalo, New York back in 1920.  He graduated from Cornell University with an AB in 1942 and an MD in 1944.  He joined the United States Army serving in the Medical Corps. At the end of WWII.  After being discharged he trained in Virus research at the Rockefeller Institute.Subsequently, he taught at four medical schools: Tulane, Cornell, Mount Sinai (as the Chairman of the Department of Microbiology and Distinguished Service Professor) and the New York Medical College.  He was one of the country’s leaders in biomedical science.  He was elected to the National Academy of sciences, the American Philosophical Society.  He was an advisor for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Center for Biologics Evalu...
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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Evan O’Neill Kane was born in Darby, Pennsylvania back in 1861 to Thomas and Elizabeth.  His mother was a practicing physician and his father was the founder of Kane, Pennsylvania and a prominent abolitionist.  He graduated from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia in 1884.  After graduation, he practiced as a physician becoming chief surgeon of the Kane Summit Hospital.  Afterwards he started working as a railroad surgeon.  All in all, he worked for five different railroads.  During the time working for the railroads he performed over 1,000 surgeries.  He made improvements to the Murphy button, a device then commonly used for intestinal anastomosis.  One of his most unusual requests was that the mother and infant be tattooed as a way not to get babies and their mother mixed up.  He ...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Source:  Tulsa Farms and Ranches — Houses on 20 or More Acres — Housing Market Analysis – December 2020This article is a real estate market analysis for farms and ranches, single-family homes on 20 acres or more, within commuting distance of Tulsa for the period from September 25, 2019 through December 25, 2020. It is an analysis of trends and shifts in the real estate market for Tulsa farms and ranches since the previous month (November 2020).Each month on the 25th I pull CMAs and then plug the data into a spreadsheet so that I can look at the real estate market at various price points and see how it is doing by comparison to the previous month.  I then have my husband graph the change in the 3-month absorption rate.I look at the market within a 60-mile radius of the "X" created by the...
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By Debbie Durkee, ALC, CRS -- Land & Country Estates near Tulsa
(RE/MAX T-town)
Source:  Tulsa Hobby Farms — Houses on 5 to 20 Acres — Housing Market Analysis – December 2020Except for the highest price point, it is definitely a sellers' market for hobby farms within commuting distance of Tulsa, Oklahoma.  At the price point above $600,000 the market is slightly in favor of buyers, since a six-month supply of homes is considered a balanced market for existing single-family homes.Here is my December 2020 real estate market analysis for hobby farms (houses on 5 to 20 acres) within commuting distance of Tulsa, Oklahoma. It is a sellers' market at every price point except for the price point above $600,000.This article is a real estate market analysis for hobby farms, single-family homes on 5 to 20 acres, within commuting distance of Tulsa for the period from September...
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