The Weekly-Wrap Up

Are you searching for a new home? Take a look at some of this week’s fabulous featured properties.

1724 Placid Oaks Lane | Westlake | $7,499,000

6821 Dry Creek Road | Quinlan | $4,900,000

2801 Firethorn Circle | Plano | $1,975,000

240 Lilac Lane | Southlake | $1,650,000

2613 Round Table Boulevard | Lewisville | $1,599,900

13203 Glad Acres Drive | Farmers Branch | $1,450,000

Jason Bell Named Sales Leader of Ebby’s Flower Mound/Lewisville Office

Jason Bell has been named sales leader of Ebby Halliday Realtors’ Flower Mound/Lewisville OfficeChris Kelly, president and chief executive officer of the Ebby Halliday Companies, and Carolyn Rosson, vice president of brokerage, recently made the announcement.

Formerly an agent with Ebby’s Plano/Willow Bend Office, Bell was most recently the Agent Development Director in that office and the company’s Preston Plano Parkway Office

“Jason joined Ebby Halliday in 2016 and has built a successful real estate practice by consistently going above and beyond for clients,” Kelly says. Adds Rosson, “Jason has also been an effective mentor for many of our agents. He has a thoughtful communication style that makes him very relatable to the agents he serves.”

Bell succeeds Becky Garrison as sales leader of Ebby’s Flower Mound/Lewisville Office. Garrison has chosen to return to being a full-time agent in the office Bell will lead.

“I have thoroughly enjoyed my time as sales leader of this office, working with some of the best agents in the business,” Garrison says. “I have missed, however, the everyday interaction with clients in real estate sales and want to return to that side of the business. I believe that Jason is just the right person for this job. He brings new energy and ideas and is great with education, technology and social media. Jason and I have worked together for some time now to ensure that this leadership transition will be a smooth one and that this will be a very positive experience for our Flower Mound/Lewisville agents.” 

Before embarking on his real estate career, Bell worked in the life and health insurance industries for 15 years. He holds the Graduate, Realtor Institute and Pricing Strategy Advisor designations.

“I’ve always enjoyed teaching, mentoring and coaching,” Bell says. “I feel like it’s what I’ve been called to do. I’m super excited about my new role as sales leader of Ebby’s Flower Mound/Lewisville Office.

“I strongly believe that my way is not the only way,” Bell adds. “I’m more interested in learning about what an agent is comfortable doing and then helping them maximize the opportunities.” 

Born in Dallas and raised in the Lake Highlands area, Bell is a graduate of Texas Tech University. He and his wife Amy have three children and enjoy spending time boating, fishing, golfing and watching their children play sports.

For more information on Ebby’s Flower Mound/Lewisville Office, visit To contact Jason Bell, email

Dallas-Fort Worth Housing Market Sizzling Hot


Dallas-Fort Worth Housing Market Sizzles


Wow, it sure did get hot fast this year! Summer has barely unfurled, but the North Texas residential real estate market is already delivering blistering sales in June. In Dallas-Fort Worth, homes are moving off the market 13.6 percent faster than they did at this time last year as prices continue to hit new record highs.


The average home sales price in North Texas in May was $286,200, 6.3% higher than one year ago. However, much of the effect of higher prices is being offset by mortgage rates that are the lowest we’ve seen in three years.


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