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How To Increase Home Value Before Selling

There’s cash in your walls! The median price of homes sold in the United States is $454,900.  But there is no guarantee that you can sell your home for that amount of money. If you want to make half a million dollars, you need to figure out how to increase home value. The key is to complete … Continued

A Guide To The Houston Real Estate Market

Over the last few years, over 500 thousand people have been moving to Texas.  From favorable tax rates to family-friendly neighborhoods, Houston has grown at unprecedented rates in the last decade. This growth has resulted in a booming local economy and an evolving real estate market to meet the ever-growing demand.  Houston real estate has evolved over … Continued

5 Tips and Tricks to Make Moving a Pain-Free Process

So, you’ve decided to take the plunge and move to a new place. Maybe you’ve found your dream home, or are relocating for work. Whatever the reason, we all know what the worst part of moving is—getting there. In this guide, we’ll go over five handy tips and tricks you can use to make your … Continued
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The Myths About Pre-Foreclosure Homes, Debunked

Did you know that the average house in the United States now costs over $350,000? As you might guess, this has served as an obstacle for those who are looking to purchase their first home. Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for homes to enter foreclosure. It’s essential that you understand the facts and myths associated with this … Continued
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Inherited House: Should You Sell or Keep It?

Did you know that the wealthiest families inherit nearly $1 million on average? Although this could come in the form of cash, jewelry, etc., it often comes in the form of property. Interestingly, many people are not quite sure what to do with an inherited house. We put together a brief guide outlining what you should consider … Continued

What Does Pre-Foreclosure Mean?

Are you at risk of pre-foreclosure? Do you even know what that is? Pre-foreclosure happens when a homeowner is in default on their mortgage but has not yet been taken to court or had their property seized by the lender. Homeowners may explore options for avoiding foreclosures, such as loan modification or short sale. If … Continued

You Inherited a Home: What Are the Next Steps?

In theory, an inherited home is a great opportunity for new living quarters or additional income. In practice, of course, things can be much messier. From the difficulty of grieving a loved one to cleaning out their property to navigating your tax requirements, it can be hard to know what to do with your new home. … Continued

Texas Homes: Dangers of Delaying Roof Repair

If you live in Texas, knowing the dangers of delaying roof problem repair is essential. A damaged roof can lead to water damage, which can cause significant problems for your home and your family. So if you notice any damage to your roof, don’t wait to get it fixed – the sooner, the better! The … Continued

We Buy Houses: How to Sell a House As Is

In recent times, the number of homes bought with cash has hit 30% – and it hadn’t been that way for 10 years. Selling a home “as is” can be a huge hassle. You have to find a buyer who is willing to buy your home in its current condition, and then you have to wait for … Continued

5 Costs To Expect With A Traditional Sale of Your Houston House

If you want to make an educated decision about which sales method is best for your home and your situation, it’s best to compare all of your options. So read on as we explore five costs you can expect with a traditional sale of your Houston house. Prepping You should expect to spend around one … Continued

How to Avoid Spending Too Much On Your Houston Home Sale

Listing your home on the market can be costly, so it is best to understand what you will spend money on in advance as you undertake the traditional selling process. Now, let’s discuss real estate agent commissions first. If you’re like most home sellers, your second thought after deciding to sell was about saving the … Continued

5 Signs A Traditional Sale Isn’t Right For You in Houston

While the first option to sell your home that comes to mind may be to call a real estate agent and list, very often, homeowners have second thoughts about doing so for various reasons. Listing the property on their own as an FSBO may be the next thought; however, many of the same factors that … Continued

3 Things To Know Before Selling Your House On Your Own In Houston

So now that you have decided to sell your home, the next step is to determine the best sales method for your circumstances and the home’s condition. So naturally, calling a real estate agent was likely the first option that came to your mind for selling. On second thought, however, for many owners, the idea … Continued

How to Sell Your House Without Any Costs or Repairs in Houston

You’ve decided to sell your house! How exciting! You may have already started spending the profits in your imagination. Until the reality of the costs and work involved in the traditional process begins to settle in on you. Selling on your own is another option; however, the mountains of paperwork, important deadlines, professionals to hire … Continued