Before Putting Your Home up for Sale!


Before Putting Your Home up for Sale Here are a few items to take care of before listing your home. This can make the sale process quicker and easier in the long run. Consider a pre-sale home inspection. An inspector will be able to give you a good indication of the trouble areas that will… Continue reading Before Putting Your Home up for Sale!

QUESTIONS TO ASK…… Before Making a Short Sale Offer


QUESTIONS TO ASK…..Before Making a Short Sale Offer If a home is being sold for less than what the current owner owes on the property‒and the seller does not have other funds to make up the difference at closing‒the sale is considered a short sale. A short sale is different from a foreclosure, which is when… Continue reading QUESTIONS TO ASK…… Before Making a Short Sale Offer

Wanting to Sell Your Home? 7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®


Wanting to Sell Your Home?  7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR® REALTORS® aren’t just agents. They’re professional members of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict code of ethics. This is the REALTOR® difference for home buyers: 1.  An expert guide. Selling a home usually requires dozens of forms, reports, disclosures,… Continue reading Wanting to Sell Your Home? 7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®

Thinking about Buying a Home! 7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®


Thinking about Buying a Home!   7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR® REALTORS® aren’t just agents. They’re professional members of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict code of ethics. This is the REALTOR® difference for home buyers: 1.  Ethical treatment. Every REALTOR® must adhere to a strict code of ethics,… Continue reading Thinking about Buying a Home! 7 Reasons to Work With a REALTOR®

7 Reasons to Own A Home


  7 Reasons to Own A Home 1.  Tax benefits. The U.S. Tax Code lets you deduct the interest you pay on your mortgage, your property taxes, and some of the costs involved in buying a home. 2.  Appreciation. Historically, real estate has had a long-term, stable growth in value. In fact, median single-family existing-home… Continue reading 7 Reasons to Own A Home

Avoiding foreclosure What every homeowner should know


Avoiding foreclosure What every homeowner should know No one buys a home hoping to get behind on payments and have the bank foreclose on it. Here are a few tips to avoid this problem altogether, and what to do if it does occur. Don’t set yourself up for failure There are two main ways to… Continue reading Avoiding foreclosure What every homeowner should know

Tips for Selling 20 reasons to hire a Texas REALTOR®


Tips for Selling 20 reasons to hire a Texas REALTOR® 1. Homes are bought by comparison. I have a large inventory at my disposal through MLS while you have an inventory of one. 2. I am very familiar with competitive houses so I can help you position your home well. 3. It is hard negotiating… Continue reading Tips for Selling 20 reasons to hire a Texas REALTOR®

Tips for Selling Landscaping: Little touches make the difference


Tips for Selling Landscaping: Little touches make the difference This information is brought to you by a proud member of the Texas Association of REALTORS®. Whenever you buy, sell, or lease real estate, make sure your agent is a REALTOR®. © 2004 by the Texas Association of REALTORS®. All rights reserved. The right landscape design… Continue reading Tips for Selling Landscaping: Little touches make the difference

Tips for Selling Why hasn’t my house sold? Here are a few reasons and remedies


Tips for Selling Why hasn’t my house sold? Here are a few reasons and remedies Reason   |    Remedy Overpriced  | New market analysis, lower price Price reductions | New market analysis, significantly lower little, too late price below the next price break or two New competition | New market analysis, lower price, property listed… Continue reading Tips for Selling Why hasn’t my house sold? Here are a few reasons and remedies

Tips for Selling Carpets in need of a tune-up? Try these ideas


Tips for Selling Carpets in need of a tune-up? Try these ideas Quick fixes for new-looking carpets • First, to really get it clean, sweep the carpet with a broom, which will make the nap stand up and loosen embedded dirt. Next, vacuum the carpet. Your carpet should show a noticeable improvement just from taking… Continue reading Tips for Selling Carpets in need of a tune-up? Try these ideas