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

Tips for Selling Staging your home to sell A few changes may decrease time on the market and increase sales price


Tips for Selling Staging your home to sell A few changes may decrease time on the market and increase sales price You know you should clean everything and get rid of clutter. But aside from that, how do you broaden the appeal of your house? Here are a few tips: • Walk through the house… Continue reading Tips for Selling Staging your home to sell A few changes may decrease time on the market and increase sales price