Abbey at Vista Ridge Abbey at Vista Ridge is one of the properties in the portfolio sale.

DALLAS—A robust economy makes for a robust real estate market. Though metro unemployment rose above 4% in early 2017, the overall Dallas economy is enjoying a healthy expansion and overall employment is at an all-time peak. The professional/business services and financial services sectors are growing at particularly brisk rates, with job numbers increasing year-over-year at 3 and 5%, respectively, according to Ten X.