Buying a Home

Oct. 17, 2019

Nerd Alert - The Numbers Are In!

3rd Quarter 2019

Real Estate Statistics For 3rd Quarter 2019

Quarterly stats are here - and you know I like to "geek out" on this stuff!

 

What do the numbers mean for YOU and YOUR biggest investment? 🤓


Below is a quick snapshot of the real estate market for Collin County ...

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Oct. 1, 2019

Looking For Something New?

🏘️Search New Construction Homes in DFW 

Are you wanting a new construction home but are unsure where to find it? This website lets you search for new construction by city, zip code, school district, price, etc. 

⏲️ Before You Get Out There...

Let me stress to you how important ...

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Sept. 19, 2019

Where Are You Going?

The Conundrum

Not sure if you should buy or rent? Are you confused about whether or not you should refinance your loan? Maybe you are trying to determine if you should downsize your home. Would you be better off buying a rental property or paying off your mortgage? Is it ...

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Aug. 14, 2019

How To Live By Your Target School

Welcome Back To School!

As many communities in the North Texas area are headed back to school this week and next; I wanted to put out a reminder about some of my previous posts on our local schools. 

Additionally, if you are looking to search for homes for sale ...

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July 16, 2019

The Numbers Are In!

Second Quarter 2019 Real Estate Market

We Are Halfway Through 2019

The numbers are in! That is right - the end of June marks the end of the first half of 2019. It is hard to believe this year is halfway over. Time flies when you are selling homes.

What's the market like?

Lately, people have ...

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June 10, 2019

Four Benefits Of Owning Rental Properties

Why are rental investments so popular in North Texas?

Real estate investing is one of the best ways to safeguard your future. This is true, especially in North Texas. Historically, our housing market is on the rise. When our housing market dips, it is usually a small dip followed by ...

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May 14, 2019

The New Vs. Preowned Debate

29% Of Texas Homebuyers Chose New Construction

The Texas Association of Realtors recently released the 2019 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report. It has some excellent data on the makeup of home buyers and home sellers in our great state. It also offers some great infographics on how we compare to ...

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April 2, 2019

Eight Ways to Prepare to Buy a Home

Are you thinking of buying a home this spring?

I've got a great resource here to help you get started. They say that if you have not purchased a home in the last three years, you are essentially a first-time home buyer. That is because our contracts in Texas ...

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Feb. 20, 2019

2019 - Looking Ahead By Looking Back

What to look forward to in 2019

One way of determining how the real estate market will fare in 2019 is taking a look at the trends from year to year. 2018 was a decent year for real estate in Collin County. There has been some press about our market ...

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Dec. 13, 2018

Does it hurt your credit to shop mortgage rates?

It's OK to shop around!

I encounter many buyers that are nervous about talking to a lender. Many get defensive at the suggestion that they get pre-approved. Dig a little deeper into the objection, and I usually discover that the buyers are more concerned about protecting their credit score ...

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