**FILE** In this Feb. 2, 2008 file photo, a D.R. Horton home builder sign in a new development in seen Frisco, Texas. The Fort Worth, Texas-based home builder on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008 reported a nearly $800 million loss in its fiscal fourth quarter on slower home sales and more than $1 billion in charges amid a troubled housing market, which its chief executive said will be more challenging in fiscal year 2009. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, file) ORG XMIT: DN203
**FILE** In this Feb. 2, 2008 file photo, a D.R. Horton home builder sign in a new development in seen Frisco, Texas. The Fort Worth, Texas-based home builder on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008 reported a nearly $800 million loss in its fiscal fourth quarter on slower home sales and more than $1 billion in charges amid a troubled housing market, which its chief executive said will be more challenging in fiscal year 2009. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, file) ORG XMIT: DN203 Tony Gutierrez AP
**FILE** In this Feb. 2, 2008 file photo, a D.R. Horton home builder sign in a new development in seen Frisco, Texas. The Fort Worth, Texas-based home builder on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008 reported a nearly $800 million loss in its fiscal fourth quarter on slower home sales and more than $1 billion in charges amid a troubled housing market, which its chief executive said will be more challenging in fiscal year 2009. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, file) ORG XMIT: DN203 Tony Gutierrez AP

Gordon Dickson joined the Fort Worth Star-Telegram in 1997. He is passionate about hard news reporting, and his beats include transportation, growth, urban planning, aviation, real estate, jobs, business trends. He is originally from El Paso, and loves food, soccer and long drives.