Dripping Dollars in Horseshoe Bay Real Estate

Horseshoe Bay and most of the Texas Hill Country has been in a drought the last few years. If you can save money on your water bill then you can spend it improving your Horseshoe Bay Real Estate. Conserving water maybe thought of as a “Green” thing, but it can save...

Avoiding Unexpected Expenses

It’s common for sellers to consider offering and buyers might find it an incentive, but a growing number of homeowners are purchasing the home warranties themselves to limit the unexpected expenses of repairs and replacements. A home protection plan is a...

Get Out of the Rent Race

What’s It Going to Take? How much evidence is needed to make a decision to get out of the rent race and become a homeowner? Compare your rent with a mortgage payment on a similar size property. If you want a larger home than your current one, use the rent that...

How to Choose Your Realtor©

When you are choosing a Realtor© you should be selective.  You need to pick someone you can work with.  You will be a team when it comes to selling your home, so you need to be able to work with the Realtor© as a team.  Choosing a Realtor© is as important as choosing...

IRA Can Be used For Down Payment

It seems that everyone knows that if they take out funds form an IRA before they reach 59 and ½ years of age, they will have to pay a ten percent tax penalty to the IRS. Good news is that if you are a “First Time Home Buyer” (Someone that has not owned a home in the...

Think like a Home Buyer

How to Think like a Home Buyer I read a great book a few years ago; it was called “Stop Acting like a Seller and Start Thinking like a Buyer”.   The book was about retail sales and had nothing to do with real estate, or so I thought.   If you want to sell your home,...