How much do you know about Oklahoma?
April 18, 2013
Here are some very interesting facts about Oklahoma . I’ll bet some of you know several of them.
1. The bread twist tie was invented in Maysville.
2. The shopping cart was invented in Ardmore in 1936.
3. The nation’s first parking meter was installed in Oklahoma City in 1935.
4. The first Girl Scout Cookie was sold [...] Continue Reading…
United States Mortgages Rates Fall
April 14, 2013
The average United States rates on fixed mortgages dropped this week and it is believed will stay close to the historic lows. We have seen this trend since the recovery in housing began and many experts believe the mortgages will stay at historic rates for a while to come.
On Thursday March 21, Freddie Mac [...] Continue Reading…
Tulsa Housing Market looking like 2008 March
April 10, 2013
Those in the Tulsa area only a short 2 years ago struggled to close the deals on their home. Today, according to Pete Galbraith of Coldwell Banker Select those times are gone.
“More and more of our sellers are getting multiple offers on our homes,” he stated. “Buyers are getting more aggressive and are acting [...] Continue Reading…
Tulsa Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Expansion
April 3, 2013
Tulsa is now home to the largest gaming destination in northeast Oklahoma with the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino adding a 10-story hotel tower. The new completed tower offers 100 suites to the casino, which now has 454 rooms, and suites. The property also includes a 19-story tower and a 7-story tower.
The project costs [...] Continue Reading…
Tulsa Home Sales Best in Years
March 27, 2013
In February, according to the Greater Tulsa Association of Realtors, homes sales in the Tulsa area are still strengthening.
During the month, around 792 properties changed owners which is 10.2% beyond the figures seen in January and 12% beyond the numbers seen in February of 2012.
This figure is the highest selling February seen since 2008 [...] Continue Reading…
The Petrous Group and NAI Commercial Properties Unite
March 19, 2013
Two real estate companies based in Tulsa unite into one single company: NAI Commercial Properties and The Petrous Group Inc. The new company will be NAI Petrous, which combines marketing services and sales of the NAI Commercial and the management abilities of NAI Petrous and the co-owner of the Petrous Group. “There’s a [...] Continue Reading…
Foreclosures Increase in Tulsa
March 18, 2013
Even though the number of repossession declined in the state of Oklahoma and throughout the nation in the month of February, in the Tulsa area the number increased which was a huge surprise.
In February, according to RealtyTrac there were 646 foreclosures filed.
The foreclosure rate of one in every 630 homes is 31.6% higher than [...] Continue Reading…
City County Considering Prime Real Estate
March 16, 2013
The Planning Commission voted unanimously to rezone the 92 acre development from agricultural to commercial within a planned unit development last month and recommends approves of the measure.
Within the designation there could be quite a few different usages including residential, continuing care, warehouse, mini-storage, office, retail and commercial.
The development engineer for the owner, Ricky [...] Continue Reading…
Tips for Tulsa Area Home Buyers
March 14, 2013
Here is a list of tips for Tulsa Home buyers…
The Tulsa real estate market is really Hot right now with interest rates at historical lows and prices just starting to rise. That means there is no better time to buy your Tulsa area home. With that being said we wanted to put together a [...] Continue Reading…
Auctions Planned for 3 Convenience Stores in Tulsa
March 12, 2013
Three fueling stations with two that have car washes were announced by AmeriBid LLC they will be auctioning off the properties on April 4th.
All three properties are located in very high traffic areas in Tulsa with easy access to I-244. “The location alone should really spur the attention of anyone looking not just for [...] Continue Reading…