Denton, TX Real Estate News

By John Pohly, Builder Coupons
(Builder Coupon LLC)
If you have not heard the buzz about Villages of Carmel, you must not be living in Texas. It was already a perfect location near I-35 just north of Corinth. When they announced the toll bridge over Lake Lewisville a few months ago it was a rush for housing in Village of Carmel.Click here for more about the toll road extension.Need a top Realtor to represent you on a new home (absolutely, no cost to the buyer)?"After 5 years of working for 2 of the largest home builders in America, I can testify to the fact that you do not get more leverage in a negotiation of price by not having representation from a Realtor. In fact, most builders prefer working with Realtors because our clients are better educated on the builder process and typically we already have our clients pre-qualified for a loa...
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By John Pohly, Builder Coupons
(Builder Coupon LLC)
Back in 2001, I thought that I was doing well as a new home sales counselor for Ryland Homes. I opened up a new community in Krum called Eaglechase and it was hot! I had 3 builders trying to keep up with my sales pace of 8 homes a month. We were dominating the North of Denton new home market.Well, my bubble of real estate super-stardom was about to burst. I was driving down Highway 380 in the summer of 2001 and noticed dirt moving on a new project called Providence. The billboards read, something about Prices From The $80s (not to be confused with the $180s - prices actually started under $90,000). Billboards had pictures of a lifystyle community complete with waterparks, biking trails, and playgrounds. Real estate as I knew it was about to change forever.And it did in a very big way. S...
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By John Pohly, Builder Coupons
(Builder Coupon LLC)
I originally broke this story when I was just a field reporter for kruminfo.com.Here we are over a year later and ground has finally broken on the project. For those of you who were not aware of the biggest real estate transaction to hit Denton County (Texas) in the past decade, you can learn more at Rayzor Ranch.
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