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Welcome to the Country

For those of you who have been visiting our website over the years since we created a website in 1998...Welcome Back! This is our new website, which allow you to search the MLS® right from your home. Tell us if you like the new format! As always, real estate is a people business. We welcome your calls and emails!

The Country Connection Real Estate welcomes you to our comprehensive NorthEast TX real estate website for
the area about an hour East of the Dallas Metroplex and half an hour West of Tyler, allows you to enjoy country living and still have the benefits of the city nearby. We list and sell property in: Van Zandt County: Canton, Ben Wheeler, Edgewood, Edom, Fruitvale, Grand Saline, Martins Mill and Wills Point; Kaufman County: Forney, Crandall, Heartland, Kaufman, Kemp, & Terrell, Rains County : Emory; Henderson County: Athens, Brownsboro, Chandler, Eustace, Mabank & Murchison; and Smith County: Hideaway & Lindale

For buyers there is detailed area and community information and an easy-to-use listing search page. For sellers we provide an accurate market analysis of recent sales to help you price your property right, help you to ready your home for market, and to list it with pictures and extensive makreting so it sells as soon as possible at the best price.

For Buyers For Sellers
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The real estate market of our area in NorthEast Texas is made up of diverse and interesting communities in: Van Zandt County: Canton, Ben Wheeler, Edgewood, Edom, Fruitvale, Grand Saline, Martins Mill and Wills Point; Kaufman County: Forney, Crandall, Heartland, Kaufman, Kemp, & Terrell, Rains County : Emory; Henderson County: Athens, Brownsboro, Chandler, Eustace, Mabank & Murchison; and Smith County: Hideaway & Lindale. All of these communities are convenient for commuters to Dallas or Tyler. Kaufman County locations are less than an hour to Dallas while Smith County communities are close to Tyler for commuters.

We’ll tell you about each of them and let you narrow your search to the very best for you. Our office location in Canton, just an hour East of the Dallas Metroplex and half an hour West of Tyler, allows you to enjoy country living and still have the benefits of the city nearby.

Featured Listings in our Area

If you’re a buyer, you want to check out our Featured Properties.  As a seller, you’ll want to see your home, acreage or ranch on this page. We have been busily sellling and really need more quality listings for our buyers!

Buyers recognize the value of living in the country and are buying property in record numbers. If you have property in and around Van Zandt County, call us to see the benefits of listing with The Country Connection.

Search the MLS® on this site for all the properties we can show you today!

Featured Office Listings

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Why Use our Property Search

Our MLS® property search page is one of the most valuable tools on this site for both buyers and sellers. You can search for country homes, rural land/acreage, or commercial properties in our NorthEast Texas area. Keep your finger on the pulse of the market by visiting the real estate search page.

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Clark Scarborough


Canton  Texas 75103

903-567-1146 972-979-0272

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  • The Country Connection was my listing agency for 2 sales. I cannot say enough about the experience I had with Clark and Linda. I would recommend them to anyone looking for an agent for buying or selling! Can't say enough good things about them! Good people, good business!

    Laura G. Haslet, TX
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