Family Fun in the Fort – Summer 2024

The warm weather is setting in and the countdown to the last day of school has begun! The question on every parent’s mind has become: What do we do with the long days of summer? Whether you’ve packed the days with summer camps or plan to enjoy a slightly slower pace, we have some amazing…

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April 2024 Housing Report

In April, the real estate landscape in Tarrant County painted a picture of stability, with the median home price holding steady at $350,000 compared to the previous year. Fort Worth saw a slight dip in median price, down 3.2 percent to $325,500. However, this slight decline didn't deter buyers, as evidenced by the 8.7 percent…Read More

Things to Do in Fort Worth in May 2024

Welcome to May in Fort Worth! With Texas treating us to some great weather, there’s no better time to step outside and explore. But fear not, indoor enthusiasts, there are plenty of cool escapes for you too. Dive into our handpicked selection of activities and embrace all the fun this great city has to offer…

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How to Protest Your 2024 Property Taxes in Fort Worth

How to protest your property taxes

It’s that time of year where we have to talk about those 3 little words that all homeowners dread: Property Value Notice. AKA the infamous blue letter. I bet we all make that same sound when we open our mailbox to find the appropriately colored notice that dampens our spirits. Sadly, we can’t make taxes…

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March 2024 Housing Report

In March, the housing market in Fort Worth continued to demonstrate its resilience, maintaining stable home prices with a median of $329,995, marking a slight increase of 0.3 percent compared to March of the previous year. This stability was accompanied by a gradual uptick in inventory, as more homeowners opted to list their properties for…Read More

Is Buying A Home Still A Good Investment?

We get it. Going to the grocery store feels like a massive financial commitment these days. For some people, buying a home can feel overwhelming and maybe even impossible. In fact, you may look at the current market and wonder if buying a home is the wise investment it once was. Our quick answer to…

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Things to Do in Fort Worth in April 2024

The spring weather has officially arrived in Texas making it the perfect time to explore all that Fort Worth has to offer! From food and art festivals to farmers markets and beer gardens, there are plenty of options to support local businesses and artisans while enjoying the great weather. And don’t miss the best outdoor…

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February 2024 Housing Report

In February, Fort Worth witnessed a continued upward trend in inventory alongside a notable increase in the median home price, which rose to $329,000, marking a 0.9 percent increase compared to the same period in 2023. Active listings in Fort Worth surged by 25.4 percent, while Tarrant County saw a similar uptick of 28.7 percent.…Read More

Things to Do in Fort Worth in March 2024

March into Fort Worth activities with our curated list of things to do! Dive into local music at the Fort Worth Music Festival & Conference, catch the Grand Opening of Timberview Farmstead, enjoy the family friendly Spring Break Bash at the Kimbell, or zen out at free yoga in Clearfork. Witness exotic butterflies at the…

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January 2024 Housing Report

The January 2024 Housing Report sheds light on the evolving real estate landscape. Fort Worth witnessed a decline in median home prices to $315,000, marking a 1.6 percent year-over-year decrease, the lowest since fall 2021. In contrast, Tarrant County maintained stability at $335,000. Johnson County experienced a 6.7 percent year-over-year increase, reaching $344,985, while Parker…Read More

Things to Do in Fort Worth in February 2024

Hey, Fort Worth! February is here, and there’s lots to enjoy. Explore the cool exhibits at the Museum of Science and History, catch “Seussical TYA” for a laugh and plan a memorable Valentine’s Day with fortworth.com’s curated list of things to choose from. The Home & Garden Show for all your home ideas, Cowtown Race…

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Do You Need to Reapply for Your Homestead Exemption in 2024?

Owning a home comes with its fair share of responsibilities, and property taxes are undoubtedly one of them. However, if you’re a homeowner in Texas, there’s a chance you’ve been benefiting from a homestead exemption, providing you with some relief on your property taxes. In 2023, the Texas legislature raised the homestead exemption amount on…

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December 2023 Housing Report

As we bid farewell to 2023, the real estate landscape in Fort Worth exhibited notable trends. Home prices in the city concluded the year at $325,495, marking a 4.3 percent decline compared to the previous year. Tarrant County followed suit with a median home price of $337,990, experiencing a 3.4 percent decrease from December 2022.…Read More