Thursday, November 21, 2019

November Business Briefs

Central Market Hosts Riedel Vinum Cooking Class November 9

Sign up today for the Riedel Vinum Class on Tuesday, November 9 at Central Market in Southlake. Not only will you enjoy delicious wines and food, but will also take home the four Riedel glasses used in class. This is the only time this class will be offered this fall. For a complete listing of cooking classes at Central Market in Southlake, go to:http://www.cookingschoolsofamerica.com/centralmarketsouthlake/index.php?flag_menu_index=calendar_php

Texas Insurance Exchange Launches Websites for Southlake, Grapevine and Keller Health Insurance

Capitalizing on the power of Google and search engine optimization (SEO), Brian Zvonecek of Texas Insurance Exchange (www.txie.com) in Southlake launched three new websites targeting people seeking health insurance in Southlake, Grapevine and Keller. The “mini websites,” designed by i5 web works in Southlake, are a one-stop resource to easily compare insurance coverage from multiple carriers and receive free quotes within minutes. For more information, go to www.grapevinehealthinsurance.com, www.southlakehealthinsurance.org, or www.kellerhealthinsurance.org.

Mike Mills Wealth Management Earns Distinctions from D Magazine and Texas Monthly

Mike Mills Wealth Management (www.mike-mills.com) in Southlake was named one of the “Best Financial Planners in the Dallas Area” in D Magazine’s October issue and one of Texas Monthly’s“Most Dependable Wealth Managers 2010.”

i5 web works Completes New Website for MedData Services

i5 web works (www.i5ww.com) recently completed a new website for MedData Services (www.meddataservices.com), the most widely-used, subscription-based Prescription Assistance Program in the U.S. Designed and built in approximately three months, the new website incorporates a custom design, state-of-the-art technology and proprietary database, providing visitors and clients a more visually-appealing and user-friendly experience.

“Because our business is online, it is very important to have a website that is not only a good representation of the company, but also one that has the technological capabilities to support our rapidly growing customer base,” said Matt Sobecki, vice president of sales and marketing for MedData Services. “The i5 team understood our needs and delivered our website on budget and on time.”

The Gardner Institute Exhibits at Global ICF Conference in Fort Worth

Dr. Jayne Gardner and Dave Bauer of The Gardner Institute (www.gardnerinstitute.com), a certified life coach training company based in Southlake, exhibited at the International Coaching Federation’s (ICF) International Conference, October 27-30, at the Fort Worth Convention Center. The world’s largest coaching event of 2010, the annual conference included keynote speakers from around the globe, educational sessions, an exhibitor showcase, and an awards ceremony.

“We’ve been in the professional life coaching industry long enough to know the ICF conference is the best educational and networking opportunity available. And the fact that it was hosted in our home town made the event more special,” states Dr. Gardner, noting The Gardner Institute is one of two coaching companies in Texas to be certified by ICF. “We enjoyed the tremendous learning, sharing and networking that took place at this conference, and we always bring new information and techniques back to our professional coaches and students.”

Southlake Home Sales Down Slightly in September

Southlake Home Sales 2010

Jan

Feb

Mar

April

May

June

July

Aug

Sept

Current Active Listings

247

287

313

327

336

342

340

305

302

Average Active Price

$898,114

$894,807

$899,044

$917,555

$908,716

$886,226

$871,834

$915,043

$907,184

Sold in Month

30

16

28

42

48

59

65

39

31

Average Sold Price

$638,557

$492,786

$488,722

$600,343

$570,346

$677,343

$639,386

$565,634

$607,372

Average Days on Market

118

140

137

66

110

84

76

66

94

Average Price per Sq.Ft.

$143

$126

$127

$143

$140

$145

$143

$136

$144

Month’s Supply of Inventory

7.4

8.1

9.1

9.4

9.8

9.4

8.8

8.6

8.6

Directly from NTREIS.net Statistics for Prior Month
Average Sq.Ft. of House Sold

4,900

3,922

4,042

4,146

4,107

4,685

4,495

4,203

4,239

Avg. List vs. Sale Price

97%

96%

95%

96%

96%

98%

96%

97%

97%

Directly from NTREIS.net Closings for 1st-End of Month

**Chart provided courtesy of Nicole Smith at RE/MAX Masters in Southlake.