Midland County: Currently The Hottest Real Estate Market In The U.S.

By |2018-07-19T07:45:18+00:00July 19th, 2018|Buyers, Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Real Estate Market Update|

Midland County real estate is the hottest real estate market in the entire country, according to the June figures from the Permian Basin Board of Realtors. Midland County homes with sales prices between $300,000 and $399,999 only stayed on the market an average of 11 days! Then, when you leave price out of it, the [...]

Building of the Southwest After Asbestos Removal

By |2018-07-14T00:05:23+00:00July 14th, 2018|Latest News, Local Businesses, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Real Estate|

  The Building of the Southwest has asbestos removed a couple weeks ago, but before it was finished the Midland City Council authorized a request for proposals to actually demolish the building. The structure was built on the corner of Big Spring and Texas Avenue. MDC bought it and then had asbestos abatement completed on [...]

Midland Habitat for Humanity Dedicates 150th Home

By |2018-07-09T13:37:19+00:00July 9th, 2018|Latest News, Midland Texas|

  Midland Habitat for Humanity dedicated its 150th home built by the local nonprofit this month. The 150th home is located one the 800 block of Tilden Avenue. It is now the home to a family of five who moved in from Myanmar. The Midland Habitat for Humanity house is an Apostle’s Build project. It was [...]

Big Brothers Big Sisters Expands Into Ector County

By |2018-07-04T10:07:27+00:00July 4th, 2018|Latest News|

Good news for kids in Ector County: Big Brothers Big Sisters Midland Executive Director Kay Crites announced that funds are headed to Ector to open a Big Brother Big Sisters office there. The organization's new location? The Connection Christian Church in Odessa. Construction is expected to finish on the location in the middle of August. [...]

Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center’s Cinema Under the Stars

By |2018-06-27T17:24:10+00:00June 27th, 2018|Latest News|

This summer, the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center kicks off its inaugural Cinema Under the Stars! Once a month, under the venue's "indoor night sky full of stars," they will show movies to beat the heat. Visitors also can eat food from onsite food trucks! Plus, adults over 21 can enjoy alcoholic beverages and non-alcoholic [...]

Does The City Of Midland Operate a Trap Neuter Release Program For Feral Cats?

By |2018-06-08T10:22:54+00:00June 8th, 2018|Latest News, Midland Texas|

Previously, like many animal control authorities, the City of Midland euthanized feral and nuisance cats. The old City of Midland's stray cat euthanasia rate? 52 percent! This year though, the Midland Humane Coalition and the City of Midland announced a new Trap Neuter Release program that works wonders in other municipalities at reducing the numbers [...]

Public Hearing For Proposed Residential Replat For Permian Estates This Afternoon At City Hall

By |2018-05-21T10:30:12+00:00May 21st, 2018|Latest News, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Real Estate|

  Permian Estates is a subdivision in Midland. Midland 1st Choice Real Estate would be happy to show you a home in this subdivision. It offers homes are a variety of prices. Tonight, the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Midland will hold a public hearing and consider a proposed residential replat for part [...]

Midland’s Population Growth And High Rental Costs Make Now The Perfect Time To Buy

By |2018-05-15T13:26:09+00:00May 16th, 2018|Home Buying, Latest News, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, rent house|

Though some say that apartments in Midland are easier to come by than last year, 2018 Midland renters are still paying high rental costs. Rent Jungle reported that the average monthly rental cost for an apartment in Midland, Texas is $1488! That's a 25.2% increase over last year's rental costs. And with the population booming, [...]

County Commissioners Extend Midland County Burn Ban

By |2018-05-15T12:54:05+00:00May 15th, 2018|Latest News, Midland Texas|

Midland County commissioners chose to extend the county burn ban through mid-July. It's possible that the county commissioners may reconsider the ban before Independence Day though. They may reconsider midway through June. This burn ban could mean that rockets and fireworks with fins might be off the table this year over worries of grass fires. [...]

Information On Midland Road Construction

By |2018-03-30T17:33:32+00:00April 1st, 2018|Latest News, Midland Texas|

Last year, Midland voters approved $100 million in bond funding for roads and utilities.  Most of the funds facilitate the cost of pavement removal and repaving. Utility line replacement accounts for almost a quarter of the funds. Just over one-tenth is for modifications to facilitate Americans with Disabilities (ADA) compliance. Meanwhile, engineering costs amount to [...]

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