The Dallas-Fort Worth housing market recorded a 19 percent increase in new-home construction during the second quarter.
Officials say that if recent strong demand continues, it could translate to more workers in the housing industry.
"The housing recovery is well under way in Dallas-Fort Worth," said Ted Wilson, a partner at Residential Strategies, in a statement. "While much of the improvement to date has been centered on the northern suburbs and at the higher price points, our builder clients are reporting widespread improved confidence among potential home buyers."
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