Chinese culture asserts that 2012 is the Year of the Dragon – a year to anticipate good fortune and strong power. Some may dismiss these beliefs as myth, but real estate experts seem convinced that Dallas-Fort Worth’s dragon is ready to roar. According to housing analyst Clear Capital, D-FW home prices will rise 5.8 percent [...]

Take an afternoon drive through any residential area of town and you’re likely to see at least one line of crepe myrtles with bushy pink, red, purple or white flowers. These eye-catching trees, which bloom best in warm climates, sure seem to love Dallas. And, on the whole, Dallasites love them back. Unfortunately, however, there [...]