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What to Wear?

No this hasn’t suddenly become a fashion blog. This is really for my fellow female appraisers. My apologies guys, some of this might apply to you, but I am really speaking to the gals. The question as to how to dress as an appraiser comes up often so I...
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15 Years of Appraising

This month marks my 15th year of real estate appraising. I clearly remember how nervous I was to quit my teaching job and a steady paycheck to join my husband in his business. ...
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Thawing Out- February/March Newsletter

We have been publishing this monthly newsletter since 2016. We apologize as we did not get last month’s newsletter out as we were hit with unexpected challenges related to the Texas Winter Storm that impacted our entire state as well as other parts of the US. We, like many,...
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Texas Weather Emergency

Our offices are currently closed as we are experiencing a Texas weather emergency.  The power grid in Texas was not prepared for the cold weather we have been experiencing.  Our office has been without power since yesterday, (Monday) 6:30 am.  Temperatures dropped to – 6 degrees last night. There...
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January Newsletter – 2020 Recap

Now that 2020 is in our rearview mirror, we can take a look back and review it. I think we can all agree that this time last year, we had no idea what we were in for. We couldn’t have predicted a pandemic that would disrupt everything in our...
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December Newsletter- Goodbye 2020

Goodbye, 2020! I think that we can all agree that this year has been unlike any that we have experienced and no one saw it coming. As real estate appraisers, we analyze markets, and this year has proved the difficulty of predicting what markets will do....
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Being Grateful – November Newsletter

One of the more surprising things of 2020 has been strong activity in the housing markets. We have seen the highest sales prices within the past three months in Denton, Collin, Dallas & Tarrant counties....
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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from Shannon Slater on Vimeo. Happy Thanksgivingfrom the DW Slater Company It has been a very unexpected year for all of us and through it all, we are giving thanks. We believe in giving thanks in all things.  We give thanks to you, our clients that have...
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