• Bible lesson from Oklahoma: Woe to those who covet houses and take them

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, May 3, 2014

    Micah 2:1-5 has an unexpected subtext: real estate.

  • Oklahoma County land sales, May 3

    Published: Sat, May 3, 2014

    Oklahoma County land sales, May 3

  • Outlook 2014: After growing up online, an Edmond Realtor uses social media for personal and business use

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sun, Apr 20, 2014

    Emily Matthews, 29, with RE/MAX Associates Realtors in Edmond, uses social media to connect with her circle of influence.

  • 'House of Hope' in Moore to benefit kids foundation

    By Tim Fall, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    Builder Jay Evans recently completed a model house at 841 SW 11 in Moore that has been designated the 2014 Oklahoma Home Builders Foundation’s “House of Hope” to benefit Cavett Kids Foundation.

  • Listing of the Week: 6400 Outabounds Court

    Published: Sat, Apr 26, 2014

    The 5,880-square-foot home has four bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths, three living rooms, two dining rooms and an attached three-car garage.

  • Oklahoma City building permits for April 26

    Published: Sat, Apr 26, 2014

    Oklahoma City The Construction Zone Ltd., doing business as The Construction Zone, 2121 E Wilshire Blvd., residence, erect, $4,497,367. SMC Consulting, 55 W Interstate 240 Service Road, parking, install, $755,000. Avalon Homes & Properties LLC, 12900 N Douglas Blvd., residence, erect, $678,225. Capstone Estates LLC, 3517 NW 175, residence, erect, $600,000. Integrity Fine Homes LLC, 8348 NW 130 Circle, residence, erect, $600,000. No name provided, 1800 Springlake Drive, business, install, $500,000. Troy D. Rhodes & Co. Inc., 105 N Geary Circle, condominium-townhouse, erect, $478,200. Troy D. Rhodes & Co. Inc., 100 Russell M. Perry Ave., condominium-townhouse, erect,

  • Realtors' groups launch app

    Published: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    The app allows real estate agents and potential homebuyers to search for homes on the Multiple Listing Service.

  • Listing of the week: 18500 Scarlet Oak Lane

    Published: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    The Listing of the Week is an updated 11/2-level home in the Twin Oaks addition in northwest Oklahoma City.

  • Ray Ridlen: How do you become a Master Gardener?

    By Ray Ridlen | Published: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    Last year, Oklahoma County Master Gardeners assisted more than 20,000 area residents with gardening questions.

  • Architectural Tour includes variety of properties in Oklahoma City

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    Homes, offices and multiunit housing are featured in Saturday’s 13th annual Achitectural Tour in Oklahoma City.

  • Oklahoma City limits, school districts take time to get lined out

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    What your mail says and where your kids go to school say a lot, but neither tells you where you actually live or work.

  • Richard Mize: Earthquake waves hit funny bone

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Published: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    The slightest quake sends wee wavelets through the house detectable only by a slight ripple in the cat’s water dish, noticeable only if a cat actually witnesses it.

  • Listing of the week: 3608 NW 174, Oklahoma City

    Published: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    The 5,849-square-foot home has four bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths, four living rooms, three dining rooms and an attached five-car garage.

  • Oklahoma County land sales, April 12

    Published: Sat, Apr 12, 2014

    Recent major sales in Oklahoma County totaled more than $28 million, according to deeds released from County Clerk Carolynn Caudill's Office. Major sales are those of $200,000 or more.

  • Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity offers naming rights at Legacy Estates

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    The addition stalled amid recovery from the May 20 tornado, said CEO and President Ann Felton Gilliland. Offering naming rights and sponsorships seemed like a good way to raise the $2.5 million needed to develop the land, she said.

  • Richard Mize: Tornado Alley tales blowing in

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    After two springs in a row of throwing the cats into carriers and diving with my wife into a bathtub, tornado season is already wearing me out. But it’s here. Let me rummage up some nearly pleasant storm memories to take the edge off. I’ll soon be 50, and except for four months as a congressional intern in Washington, D.C., 26 years ago, I’ve lived my whole life in Tornado Alley: Muldrow; Stillwater; Wichita Falls, Texas; and Edmond. Around Muldrow, storms used to come up almost before we noticed, with the hills and tall woods in the way, blocking the view. One morning after a bad storm, Daddy came in and announced that one end of our big hay barn was gone. I was little and scared.

  • Oklahoma County land sales

    Published: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    Oklahoma County land sales

  • Oklahoma real estate briefs for April 5, 2014

    Published: Sat, Apr 5, 2014

    Choice Hotels honors several Oklahoma properties

  • Oklahoma City homebuilding freezes with cold weather

    By Richard Mize, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Mar 29, 2014

    Builder Steve Allen reads no more than the frigid winter into the statistics. Builders are still busy and home shopper traffic remains high, according to Allen, president of the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association.

  • Woman leaves her house and everything else to her Oklahoma City church

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Mar 29, 2014

    Mayflower Congregational Church of Oklahoma City gets everything its late member owned