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Elena Garrett, Realtor in Dallas Texas - My Blog

March – April Update

Happy Easter and Happy Spring Holidays! Chocolate eggs and pastel colors are in season again! And so are pollen, bugs, and yard work! Spring is the time of rejuvenation, awakening, and love. May you and your household be blessed with abundant joy, peace, and happiness this Easter season!  Building Life-Long Read more…

The Potentials of the 2024 Wood Dragon Year

In Chinese astrology, the Wood Dragon symbolizes authority, prosperity, and good fortune, heralding a year that is likely to bring significant financial growth and prosperity

DFW Real Estate Market: A 2024 Outlook and 2023 Review

by Elena Garrett, December 22, 2023 The Evolving Landscape of DFW Real Estate Welcome to the crossroads of opportunity in the DFW real estate market! Whether you’re a first-time home buyer eager to unlock the door to your dream home, a seller looking to capitalize on the latest market trends, Read more…

8 Exciting Father’s Day Activities in Dallas, Texas: Bonding Ideas for a Memorable Celebration

by Elena Garrett, June 2023 There are several events and activities you can consider taking your Dad to on Father’s Day in Dallas, Texas. Here are a few suggestions: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden: Does your Dad prefers low-key settings? Is he into gardening? Take your Dad for a stroll Read more…

Father’s Day Reflection: Financial Planning for Modern Day Fathers

by Elena Garrett, June 16, 2023 Financial wellness is crucial for fathers, and it’s important to consider various strategies to secure their future and the well-being of their families. Budgeting and Planning: Create a comprehensive monthly budget to manage income and expenses effectively. This will lay the foundation for your Read more…

Will June Be The Best Month To Sell a Home in 2023?

June 10, 2023 by Elena Garrett Many people believe that the best time to sell a home is… well… whatever time they find convenient. But nothing could be further from the truth. Aiming for convenience does not always equals best results profit-wise. An average middle-range priced home may receive as Read more…

A Mother’s Day Gift That Lasts A Lifetime

Celebration of Mother’s Day typically comes with bouquets of flowers, boxes of chocolates, fruit baskets, photo frames, and other cute but meaningless gifts that rarely address the true financial and personal sacrifices that women and mothers do for their families. This year, consider doing something more meaningful and more unique. Read more…


Winter Holidays 50 fun winter-themed drink recipes to try this holiday season 30 Christmas-themed family games that you can play with your family during the holidays Best post-Christmas shopping tips for frugal shoppers looking to save big!

“Ask Elena” Events

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#Elena’s December 2020 Real Estate Update for Investors

Investing in real estate DFW? Tune in for some investor-specific updates on the real estate marker for December 2020