A Personal Note: My COVID-19 Story

Dear family, friends and neighbors – Happy holidays from Buyer's Choice Exclusive Buyer Agency. I'm grateful for your support of my business and me personally. It was a month ago today (December 22), that I tested positive for COVID-19. Oh, what a journey on many levels. The first week, I noticed a little fatigue and body ache. I thought to myself, oh well, I can handle that. After several days, my breathing got more difficult and my energy level dropped. That’s when I started monitoring the … [Read more...]

Especially In A Challenging Year, I’m Grateful For Fort Worth

I usually write this time of year about how thankful I am to be in Fort Worth and part of a vibrant, interesting and growing community. Even in a challenging year – in fact, particularly in a challenging year – I’m grateful for being here. I feel privileged to have called Fort Worth my hometown for more than four decades. My life has been a success because of the welcome I found in Fort Worth. Despite the worldwide challenges, my life and business have gone on this year. And you – my friends … [Read more...]

Is It The Best Time In Years To Buy A Home In Fort Worth?

It’s often how the housing market works: Hard times create opportunities. The current economic situation has devastated many people’s financial plans, but it has also created the best opportunity in years for buying a home in North Texas. Low interest rates and greater availability of good homes means those with the means and desire to move to or within North Texas are finding excellent properties at good prices and with enticing financing. Moderating Prices And Low Interest Rates Through … [Read more...]

New Grapevine Boutique Hotel Adds Appeal To An Already Popular City

Whether you’re looking for a safe, modern and beautiful place to take your out-of-town holiday visitors or you’re planning a staycation this fall or winter and want plenty of things to do and see near your destination, Grapevine is a pleasing place to visit – and it’s a nice place to call home too. There’s a lot to like about Grapevine, located just 23 miles from downtown Fort Worth. Now, Grapevine's iconic and busy Main Street has a new boutique hotel, the city’s first upscale place to stay. … [Read more...]

Arlington’s Commitment To Strong Neighborhoods Is Getting Recognition

Arlington ranked very well in a new list of the best places to buy an affordable home – and its ongoing commitment to improving neighborhoods is part of the reason. Families looking at homes in Arlington will find properties that meet their needs more often than in the past and find that houses with the right number of bedrooms and bathrooms are in good supply. A SmartAsset study looked at 100 large American cities, examining 7 metrics to find cities that are a good place to buy an affordable … [Read more...]