Normally what we like to do is sit down with you and talk about lots of ideas.
Where are your friends and family?
Where is your work?
Where are your hobbies?
What do you like to do outside of work?
What type of commute is acceptable?
How much you have to spend?
Age and features of home?
and so many more.....then figure out the best options.
I work primarily in the South Garland area and people who want the dual program are working diligently to buy homes that are considered neighborhoodmes to Lakeview.
Many of the High Schools have Magnet programs so research waht programs each school offers. The culinary arts program at Garland is good, Theater Arts is a great program at South, Nursing and Health programs are great at North Garland and Media with TV and Radio is good at Lakeview along with many others.
If he participates in sports I would suggest you interview the coaches. We did when my son played football and we sent him to the school where the coach really pushed and knew how to get players to the next level. It ended up for us that he received 8 Division I offers for a full ride.
I have lived here for over 26 years and it is a small town "big city" in a low of ways.
Call if you need further information or to network with others who can share information
Melanie W. Roberts
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Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant, Credit Repair Advisor