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Staged Homes Sell Faster And For More Money

The selling season is upon us.  So much inventory for buyers to choose from now, what draws their attention?  It's important when selling your home to be able to distinguish your home from

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4 Tips For Makings A Competitive Offer

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call ‘home,’ and you’ve finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure you

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Benefits Of A 20 Percent Down Payment

If you are in the market to buy a home this year, you may be confused about how much money you need to come up with for your down payment. Many people you talk to will tell you that you

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5 Reasons To Sell Your House This Spring

Here are five compelling reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Index from the National Association of Realtors 

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What NOT To Do If Buying A Home

Congratulations! You’ve found a home to buy and have applied for a mortgage! You are undoubtedly excited about the opportunity to decorate your new home! But before you make any big purchases,

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5 Good Reasons To Sell This Winter

Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows

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First Step To Buying A Home Is A Pre Approval

Across the DFW market the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumber the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One

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The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment; the higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates

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Looking To Buy Your Dream Home Dont Wait

Moving Up To Your Dream Home? Don’t Wait!Mortgage interest rates have risen by more than half of a point since the beginning of the year, and many assume that if mortgage rates rise, home values

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4 Bed Media 3 Car Garage Prosper Beauty 3 Bedrooms Downstairs

700 Butchart Dr, Prosper, TXGet Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps &

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Just Listed In Savannah Cute Craftsman On Double Lot

1836 Azalea Dr, Savannah, TXFor Sale Description

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February 2018 Sales Stat Snapshot

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Are You Aware Of How Much Equity You Have In Your Home You Might Be Surprised

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 675,000 US homeowners regained positive equity in their homes in 2017. This is great news for the country, as 95.1% of all mortgaged

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61 Percent Of First Time Buyers Put Down Less Than 6 Percent

According to the National Association of Realtors’ latest Realtors Confidence Index, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with down payments below 6% from October 2016

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Whats Hot And Whats Not In 2018 Kitchen Trends

What’s hot and what’s not in 2018 kitchen trends Homeowners are shelling out for extra storage, new countertops and wireless appliances BYMARIAN MCPHERSON Staff Writer JAN 10 Big plans

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New 5 Bedroom 4 Bath Prosper Home Under 500k

MLS# 13707366 - Built by MHI Plantation Homes - CONST. COMPLETED Aug 08 ~ This crisp, new, home sits, gracefully, poised on a coveted cul-de-sac lot. The breezy shade, on the roomy front porch, begs

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Now Is The Time To Move Up To Luxury

If your house no longer fits your needs and you are planning on buying a luxury home, now is a great time to do so! We recently shared data from Trulia’s Market Mismatch Study 

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Should I Buy A Home Now Or Wait Until Next Year

Some Highlights: The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac

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Looking For A Deal In Prosper Check Out These Recently Price Reduced Homes

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Interest Rates And Buying Power

Let's face it, we've been blessed for several years with very low-interest rates.  These low rates have nearly doubled a buyer's buying power over where they have been historically back to the

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5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional When Buying Or Selling

Whether you are buying or selling a home it can be quite an adventurous journey, which is why you need an experienced real estate professional to guide you on the path to your ultimate.

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4 Great Reasons To Buy A Home Today

Homeownership will always be a part of the American Dream. There are advantages to owning your own home (educational,health,social) that far transcend any economic impact. However, we want to look

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You Do Not Need 20 Down Payment To Buy A Home

Again... You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy NOW!  A survey by Ipsos found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a

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How To Get The Most Money When Selling Your Home

Every homeowner wants to make sure they get the best price when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive maximum value for your house? Here are two keys to ensuring you get the

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4 Tips To A Successful Offer

So you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a competitive market that you want to make sure you make a good

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Thinking Of Selling Why Now Is The Time

It is common knowledge that a large number of homes sell during the spring-buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off on putting their homes on the market until then. The question is

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If It Hasnt Sold Yet Check The Price

The residential housing market has been hot. Home sales have bounced back solidly and are now at their second highest pace since February 2007. Demand has remained strong throughout the

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Looking To Sell In 2017 Dont Wait To List

2017 will get off to a fast start in the selling season  As we are about to bring in the New Year, families across the country will be deciding if this is the year that they will

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Top 5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner

Top 5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner  In today's market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their,

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The Number 1 Reason To Sell Now And Not Next Spring

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand’. If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of

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5 Great Reasons Why Owning A Home Is A Good Financial Investment

According to a recent report by Trulia, “buying is cheaper than renting in 100 of the largest metro areas by an average of 37.7%.” That may have some thinking about

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Today Is The Big Day What Will Happen To Rates After The Election

Today is the BIG Day!Everyone is wondering.....what will mortgage rates do?If Trump wins.....The mortgage bond prices will likely IMPROVE.  If Hillary wins.....they will likely get worse.Please

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What Should You Expect From Your Agent

In today's fast paced real estate market it's important to find a trusted real estate partner with the experience you can trust to deliver the service you deserve.  Whether you are looking to

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