Homeowners Insurance

One feature you will more than like decide to invest in is homeowners insurance. Legally, you can own your home without having insurance. However, most lenders will not allow you to finance your home through them without having insurance. If you live in a condominium, the board could also require you to have homeowners insurance.Continue reading “Homeowners Insurance”

Bountiful Benefits of Using a REALTOR on a New-Build Home

Home buyers often make the mistake of thinking that working with a builder is just as beneficial as buying a house with a Realtor.  What they don’t realize is that it is quite the opposite.  The builder’s sales representative is just that, a representative for the builder.  They do not represent the consumer or buyerContinue reading “Bountiful Benefits of Using a REALTOR on a New-Build Home”

Our Story

On my “to do” list this morning was to write out our company story.  We are growing this year and I wanted to do this for our employee handbooks and also to give our future team mates an idea of who we are, where we came from and where we’re going.  It came together nicelyContinue reading “Our Story”

Top 5 Home Sales in Mansfield, Burleson and Arlington, Texas

Top 5 Sold Homes in Burleson, Mansfield and Arlington, Texas This month, our top 5 sold homes has yielded 6 homes as two were tied for 5th place!  Here they are, in random order: 415 Shenandoah Drive Burleson, Texas 76028 Listed for $364,900 2310 Wakeforest Court Arlington, Texas 76012 Listed for $395,000 6023 Lakehurst Court  Arlington,Continue reading “Top 5 Home Sales in Mansfield, Burleson and Arlington, Texas”

How to Eliminate Smoke Odor

While it is getting more and more rare, we do still see homes that homeowners or tenants have smoked indoors for a period of time.  As much as some home buyers may love the home, they are concerned about whether or not to take on such a lofty project.  I can guarantee you that ifContinue reading “How to Eliminate Smoke Odor”

Tips for Building Credit

Tips for Building Credit Knowledge is Power. -Francis Bacon I get a lot of calls from potential home buyers who would really love to purchase a home and thought that they would be good to go but unfortunately, they were misinformed about credit issues or not informed at all.  I have compiled some helpful informationContinue reading “Tips for Building Credit”

Can I still buy a house with the government shut down!?!?

Can I still buy a house with the government shut down!?!? This is a common question that I’ve received A LOT this weekend.  Stay calm. And a buy a house.  You can still purchase a home with the government shut down.  The only loan types affected by the shutdown at this point will be USDAContinue reading “Can I still buy a house with the government shut down!?!?”

The downside of Fall….

The downside of Fall…. While I do love the fall, it so often signals one of the most dreaded tasks I have as a working Mom: finding sitters.  The last few years our awesome babysitters have gone away to college. (Boo!) Which means that I have to find new sitters, verify references, run background checks,Continue reading “The downside of Fall….”

Can I Buy a House with No Downpayment?

Can I Buy a House with No Downpayment? With all the good, national news of the real estate recovery I have been asked this question a lot in the last month.  The good news is that if you live in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area, the answer is “yes”!  However, that is not an unconditionalContinue reading “Can I Buy a House with No Downpayment?”

If you’re wondering where I’ll be Thursday…

If you’re wondering where I’ll be Thursday… “From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.” ~ Arthur Ashe I love when people ask me if I like working for Keller Williams.  It is something that I’m passionate about and who doesn’t love to talk about their passions?Continue reading “If you’re wondering where I’ll be Thursday…”