When is the Best Time to Sell your Home?

The data overwhelmingly shows that Sellers typically get the best price for their home during the “peak” season, which we in the industry identify as April through September. But, answering the question “When is the best time to sell my home?” is little different. For neighborhoods in desirable school districts, the “peak” market might just be the […]

What is an Option Period and Why Do I Need It?

What is an Option Period? When you buy a house through a realtor in Texas, there’s a section in the contract called the “Termination Option”. That’s what we refer to when we say “Option Period”. What it means for a buyer is that for a fee paid directly to the seller, the buyer has the […]

What is My Home’s Value?

One of the benefits of having a world of information at our fingertips is…well…having a world of information at our fingertips! But that also means having a world of mis-information at our fingertips, too. Trying to find out your home’s value before you put it on the market is crucial. With all of the resources […]

Do These 10 Things While You’re Thinking About Buying a Home

Start a savings account today for your down payment & closing costs. You may already have a savings account started that you’ve been great about keeping up – 10% every paycheck, right? If not, it’s OK – just start now. When you buy a home it’s good to have as much money for a down […]

For Sale By Owner vs. REALTOR®. Is There an Alternative Choice?

Know your options before you decide Selling your home is a big decision, one that requires a commitment of time, resources, and energy over a period of months. More than ever before, homeowners have a bevy of information available at their fingertips, leading many to consider the For Sale By Owner (FSBO) approach. Those who […]