North Texas Luxury Home Market Grows

North Texas Luxury Home Market Grows


The fall/winter 2018 edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living magazine, the luxury-home publication of Ebby Halliday Realtors and Fort Worth-based Williams Trew Real Estate, recently mailed to more than 60,000 luxury homes across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. As the magazine’s market update feature, “Luxury Home Market Spotlight,” points out, the North Texas region’s thriving economy continues to spur growth in luxury home sales.


In the past year, 5.9 percent more homes priced at $800,000 and above have been purchased in the region than during the prior 12 months, according to North Texas Real Estate Information Systems, Inc. MLS statistics. Luxury home sales are up 3.6 percent in Dallas County, 12.1 percent in Tarrant County, and down 5.3% in Collin County.


In addition to featuring some of Dallas-Fort Worth’s premier luxury properties, the 26th edition of Grand Vie offers a plethora of interesting editorial content, including “Add a Little Sparkle to Your Holiday,” featuring the Jay Strongwater Collection; “At Home with Mayor Betsy Price,” offering a peek inside the favorite room of Fort Worth’s mayor; “Fresh Openings,” showcasing new retailers and restaurants around town; “Houses of Art,” featuring some of the area’s top cultural events of the season; special sections for lake, farm, ranch and recreation properties; and LuxeTrends, showcasing a collection of the latest luxury lifestyle must-haves. Also in the fall/winter edition: Partner and designer at IBB Design Fine Furnishings, Shay Geyer, shares insight into permanent botanicals for your home.


View the digital version of Grand Vie to learn more about the North Texas luxury home market and the extraordinary homes now available at


Lisa Moden Loves North Texas Horse Country

Lisa Moden Loves North Texas Horse Country


For Ebby Halliday Whitesboro Associate Lisa Moden the equine industry and real estate go hand-in-hand. Lisa is an avid horsewoman who specializes in Farm & Ranch, recreational and development land. Her extensive experience in the horse industry provides Lisa great insight into helping buyers find just the right ranch or property.


Moden, who holds the esteemed Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation of the Realtors Land Institute, recently penned an article for LAND: Legendary Living magazine about North Texas Horse ranches:


“Driving down a Texas highway north of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, you see one horse ranch after another. Visitors think, ‘I wonder why all these horse ranches are here?’ The equine enthusiast thinks, ‘Man I wish I could live here!’ The equine industry has exploded in the North Texas corridor traveling north on Highway 377 leading out of the DFW metroplex from Aubrey to Whitesboro. It is a constant draw for all aspects of the equine industry. There are days the trucks and trailers outnumber the cars …”


To read the full article by Ebby Whitesboro Associate Lisa Moden, click here.

Farms, Ranches and Rural Retreats



If a Texas ranch, horse farm or rural retreat is in your future, the spring 2015 edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living is tailor-made for you.


In addition to showcasing luxury listings of Ebby Halliday Realtors and Fort Worth’s Williams Trew Real Estate – the newest member of the Ebby Halliday Family of Companies – our beautiful new magazine features exceptional ranches, horse farms and rural retreats available for purchase across North Texas.


The properties are part of a special Farm & Ranch section that highlights the diversity of rural offerings in our region. From 10-acre lots priced from $145,000 to a $15.9 million world-class equestrian facility, the newest issue of Grand Vie offers something for everyone interested in rural living in North Texas.


To explore some of the premier farm & ranch properties on the market today, click here.


PHOTO: Among the farm & ranch properties featured in the spring edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living is this home with a mare motel on 30 acres in Whitesboro. This prime property is offered for $1,175,000 by Ebby’s Patty Campbell.