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Uptown Dallas

Uptown Dallas is one of the neighborhoods that gives Dallas its metropolitan feel and, as such, has earned a reputation as one of the more “high-brow” and trendy areas of town. Located just north of downtown Dallas and east of Oaklawn, Uptown is a popular place for young professionals to both live and play. As far as rental and residential solutions, there are a number of high-rises, townhomes, and apartments that cover the area. The State Thomas and West Village areas combine city living with street level retail to give residents a true urban living experience. This city style living comes at a cost, though, and makes Uptown one of the most expensive areas in Dallas to rent or buy. Most of the development in the area is relatively new, having been built within the past 10 to 20 years, and new developments are popping up every day. Make no mistake, real estate prices in Uptown are only headed up. When Selling Your Home, Get Your Mind Right

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A Texas-Sized Housing Recovery

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Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com La. man gets prison for $3.4M real-estate scam

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – A Metairie man has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for defrauding hundreds of investors in a Texas realestate deal out of millions of dollars. U.S. District Judge Lance Africk also on Thursday ordered Michael B. Smuck
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