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You can hardly wait to move into your new Houston home. You’ve been picking out paint colors, planning how you’ll arrange your belongings, and checking out restaurants and shops in your new community. While all this planning is exciting, there’s one very...read more
Whether you have a small yard in Katy or an acre of land in Bellaire, you want to keep your lawn looking and feeling lush—so how do you do this without breaking the bank? Your lawn can stay green and healthy all season long with these simple...read more
If you bought your home in Houston, Texas in 2016, do not forget to file and receive your Homestead Exemption. This is the quickest and easiest way to reduce your property tax each year. A homestead exemption helps you save on taxes on your home. An...read more
In Texas real estate, the “Option Period” is a formal period of Due Diligence that your Buyer will get as the Buyer of your home. Its definition is “the unrestricted right to terminate a contract on a home for any reason within a prescribed period of...read more
Picture Perfect Presentation According to the National Association of REALTORS®, 92% of homebuyers begin their home search online. Online photos provide potential buyers with an idea of the size, layout, and condition of a house without them having to set...read more
If you are thinking about investing in a real estate, there is a very important tool you can’t succeed without having. It’s important for real estate investors to calculate the maximum they can pay for a property, and make a good profit after it is...read more
You get the keys to your first home, walk through the front door – and realize one glaring issue – no window coverings! You quickly run to Lowe’s or Home Depot to get some temporary paper blinds, but you’ll eventually need some permanent options that show...read more
You just found your dream home in Houston, and it’s within your budget! One thing has you scratching your head though, how are you going to come up with the 20% down payment? You’re worried that if you can’t find the money for the deposit, you’ll lose your...read more
The first time you heard the term, “escrow” you may have been thrown for a loop. While the word may have had you confused the first time, here are some essential things to know about escrow—what it is, what it’s used for, and how it works. What Is Escrow?...read more
You’re about to become a first-time homeowner—this is an exciting time! As you begin working with lenders on securing pre-approval for a mortgage, you probably hear some terms when it comes to mortgage interest rates such as “fixed” and “adjustable.” To...read more
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