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January 23, 2020 by Ted Bauer
Back in September 2019, we wrote about some of the best dog parks for apartment dogs. We’re going to return to that theme and try to bring some maps into it now too! Dog parks near Dallas Dog parks near Fort Worth Dog parks near Frisco Dog parks...Read more
January 22, 2020 by Ted Bauer
Introduction: A Personal Story I actually just moved from an apartment to a house in Fort Worth. Both are rentals. I’m late-30s and mostly bad with money, plus I went to graduate school for no truly apparent reason -- don’t work in that field,...Read more
January 20, 2020 by Ted Bauer
The short answer 733,881 units -- with 24,486 recently opened and 29,238 under construction, per late 2019 stats. You can expect all those numbers to be a little bit higher right now. Broader context That is a rental growth rate of 4.4% from summer...Read more
January 16, 2020 by Ted Bauer
How did the rental market change, 2010-19? One of the biggest changes, per data , is more renters in two categories: (1) is over $150,000 per year in income -- a group that would traditionally be owners -- and (2) is renters over the age of 60 (...Read more
January 13, 2020 by Ted Bauer
The general recommendation Generally people recommend that you spend 30% of your monthly income -- before taxes -- on rent. A $50,000 salary, for example, is about $4,166 per month. Do 30% of that and it’s about $1,249 per month as your “ceiling” on...Read more
Pet Park
September 2, 2019 by Lise Mannering
Our dogs are super important to us. They are our furry family members that show us unconditional love whenever we need it the most. This is why it is important to provide them with a doggo day out every so often in order for them to live their best...Read more