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Hunting For Dallas Apartments? Learn 20 Things To Look Out For!

The geographic size and boundaries of the great state of Texas have not moved an inch in many decades, but that doesn’t mean the Lone Star State isn’t growing especially in terms of Dallas apartments. Interestingly, that nickname wasn’t made official until just a few years ago, but the state has far from one ‘lone …

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Federal judge declines to issue injunction against West Dallas landlord in ongoing housing battle

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See How Landlords Pack Section 8 Renters Into Poorer Neighborhoods

In cities like Dallas, renters with housing vouchers are largely locked out of affluent neighborhoods. Where to live is one of the most important decisions the leader of a household has to make. But for the most vulnerable families in the nation, there really isn’t any choice at all. Families with children who receive federal …

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New apartments on downtown Dallas’ near south side go to California buyer

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Dallas ISD Begins Stripping Confederate Names From Three Schools

Signage goes up at Mockingbird Elementary on June 12, 2018. (Photo Courtesy Dallas ISD) Stonewall Jackson Elementary School had a new sign installed this morning to reflect its new, Confederate-less name: Mockingbird Elementary. The new name officially goes into effect on July 1, but as you can see by the below tweet, the district went …

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Dallas Rolls Out Triage Plan as City’s Homeless Population Increases

The city will pay existing shelters $12 for each bed they provide as part of the program, creating an additional capacity of about 150 beds at the Dallas Life Foundation and The Bridge. Dallas’ office of homeless services will assign the beds on a 90-day basis. While 150 additional beds could make a decent dent …

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A Plan to Save West Dallas Would Offer Affordable Homes to Cops and Firefighters

What West Dallas needs is a strong buffer between the existing neighborhoods and the forces of gentrification. “So now you have a police officer living in the neighborhood, and you have a police car parked in front of the neighborhood. So, yeah, that will send a loud message to gang members, drug dealers, et cetera.” …

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Where and when to attend Memorial Day events in Dallas

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Terrell Owens may see Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett get fired

Terrell Owens may get his wish, as Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett’s job depends on the performance of the man under center, Dak Prescott. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott recently stated that he wants to be the best quarterback in Cowboys’ history. I’ve said this a thousand times – “4 isn’t half of 8 …

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Sunday Notebook: Dallas firm buys five Arlington apartment complexes

Hide caption A property investment firm is joining an effort with Jacksonville University and others to revitalize the area surrounding the college. S2 Capital LLC announced that it has acquired five apartment complexes near the university and plans to invest $15 million into the residential buildings in an effort to renovate the structures. The company …

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