Dispelling common homebuying myths Owning your own home may be more realistic than you think


Dispelling common home buying myths Owning your own home may be more realistic than you think Knowledge is power, particularly if you are striving to afford your first home. The homebuying process has many myths, though. For instance, you don’t have to put 20% down, you don’t have to have perfect credit, and you don’t… Continue reading Dispelling common homebuying myths Owning your own home may be more realistic than you think

10 Thanksgiving Day Traditions, Color Pages and Words To Share!


1. Start the day with an indulgent, relaxing breakfast. While some people are firmly in the “no breakfast” camp to save room for the big meal later, we love the idea of starting the day in such a festive, delicious way! Pancakes, waffles, eggs, even pie — it’s all good. “There is one day that… Continue reading 10 Thanksgiving Day Traditions, Color Pages and Words To Share!

Holiday Season Also Means Burglary Season – Assess a home’s security Look at every home through the eyes of a burglar!


Holiday Season Also Means Burglary Season – Assess a home’s security Look at every home through the eyes of a burglar! The Federal Bureau of Investigation reports that 2.1 million burglaries were committed in 2004. Not all of these situations involved forced entry; many were the result of unlocked doors and windows. Once you close… Continue reading Holiday Season Also Means Burglary Season – Assess a home’s security Look at every home through the eyes of a burglar!

Welcome to Texas! Information to help you settle into the Lone Star State


Welcome to Texas! Information to help you settle into the Lone Star State If you just moved to Texas, you’ll soon learn plenty about the culture, customs, and history of the state. In the meantime, here are a few items to consider as you get acclimated. Get legal on the road As a new Texas… Continue reading Welcome to Texas! Information to help you settle into the Lone Star State

VOLUNTEER | GATHER TOGETHER | GIVE THANKS| EAT PIE!


GATHER TOGETHER | GIVE THANKS| EAT PIE! Looking for a way to give back this Thanksgiving. Stop by and have Thanksgiving Day with the Humble Community. It’s FREE for everyone! Those who can donate, your cash donations are welcome! If you are alone this Thanksgiving come to this event and make new friends. If your… Continue reading VOLUNTEER | GATHER TOGETHER | GIVE THANKS| EAT PIE!

Four ways to fix bad credit


Four ways to fix bad credit Credit problems can seem like an insurmountable barrier to getting a home loan. It’s not an easy task, but with patience and some insight you can turn things around. Here are four ways you can get on the road to credit repair—and put yourself in a better position for… Continue reading Four ways to fix bad credit

FIVE WAYS TO INCREASE THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME!


Owning real estate can be a great way to build equity over the long-term. While home values have historically appreciated in value over time, those who are looking to sell their homes may want to find ways to increase the value of their home before selling. Here are five ways in particular that you can… Continue reading FIVE WAYS TO INCREASE THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME!