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NEW PRICE! Great Opportunity to Own 3 Acres In Manvel, TX! - 05/31/11 05:25 PM
Looking for that perfect place to build your dream home? Then take a look at this great property in Manvel. Sitting on 3 acres, this lot is already cleared and ready for you to start building! At $89,900, this much land is a bargain! Call today to schedule your appointment!
All ages are welcome! Pearland Parks & Recreation wants to help all residents and the surrounding areas have a safe and enjoyable summer. The Independence Park Pool in Pearland will be open to the public for the summer on Friday, June 3. Come join Pearland Parks & Recreation during their 2nd Annual Summer Safety Day. There will be information booths covering such topics as sun safety, staying safe at the beach, river or lake, life jacket safety, basic water (2 comments)
While many of us are spending this weekend at the lake or with friends and family, let us take the time to reflect the reason why we have Memorial Day off. Memorial Day is exactly the way is sounds.... it is a day to remember those who have served our great country. I encourage you todo something on Monday that honors our servicemen and women. Perhaps you can lay flowers at a service member's grave. Or, if you see a service member, stop what you are doing and thank them for their willingness to serve and place their life (5 comments)
GORGEOUS 4 bedroom 3.5 Bath Home For Sale In Pearland - 2713 Briar View Dr - 05/26/11 07:15 PM
2713 Briar View Dr Pearland, Texas 77581 Take a look at this fantastic home for sale in Pearland's Briarglen subdivision! This house has so much to offer! Granite countertops in kitchen, stainless steel appliances, upstairs gameroom, spacious master retreat, beautiful pool - I COULD GO ON! This home is a definite "must see" to appreciate! Call to schedule your viewing today!
Car Seats save lives when properly installed! The City of Pearland is offering FREE Car Seat Safety classes and car seat checks on the 3rd Friday of every month at Fire Station 4. Please take advantage of the great opportunity to make sure your car seat is properly installed! Contact Raquel Garza at 281-652-1956 to schedule your appointment! (4 comments)
Special Request For Some Soliders in Afgahanistan - 05/23/11 11:43 AM
I have a special request for my Active Rain Friends... A close friend of my family is currently stationed in Afghanistan. Sgt. J.D. Spiller and his unit recently deployed. According to his wife Alaina who just spoke to him, J.D.'s unit is in a remote area with very little supplies. They are needing quite a few things. Anything will help. Items such as baby wipes, powered gatorade, and razors would be a big blessing. They are having a very tough time getting any supplies to them where they are in Afghanistan. Click here for a complete list of items that can (3 comments)
Sunscreen Hair - 05/20/11 09:57 AM
I could not pass up sharing some of these pictures of Kylee from this last weekend. As you can see she is pretty fair. Anytime we go outside we have to have the sunscreen on hand. She decided she could do it all by herself. Other than making herself look like a clown she did a great job. Plus, made us all laugh. I hope everyone has a GREAT Friday!
Take a look at this well maintained 3 bedroom, 2 bath! Nice open kitchen/Breakfast combo with island. This spacious family room also has a beautiful stone fireplace. Home also includes a gameroom for the kids and a screened in back porch! Make your appointment today with Maggie at 281-412-2202!
NEW PRICE! 1806 Middlecreek St. in Friendswood Now $229,900! - 05/19/11 01:33 PM
WOW! Take a look at the new price for 1806 Middlecreek St in Friendswood's Falcon Ridge Subdivision! At $229,900, this home is a great deal! This beautiful 2 story 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home has it all granite countertops in kitchen with stainless appliances. 2 living areas, formal dining, a breakfast room, and breakfast bar. Plus - all bedrooms upstairs. Make your appointment today - 281-412-2022!
I just received an email from a cleaning service company in Pearland, A & A Cleaning Services. A & A Cleaning Services has long been an active community sponsor in the Pearland area so it was no surprise when I received an email from owner Mona Chavarria about their new "Cleaning For A Cause" program. With the Cleaning For A Cause program, A & A Cleaning Services commits to set aside 3 FREE residential cleanings per month for those who have breast cancer. What a great program!! If you know of someone who could use this service, please email Mona (0 comments)
May 2011Housing Trends eNewsletter - 05/18/11 12:47 PM
MAY-2011 Newsletter Housing Trends eNewsletter Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general. The Housing Trends eNewsletter contains the latest information from the National Association of REALTORS®, the U.S. Census Bureau and Realtor.org reports, videos, key market indicators and real estate sales statistics, a video message by a nationally recognized economist, maps, mortgage rates and calculators, consumer articles, plus local neighborhood (1 comments)
Pocket Pear Dinner & Texas Hold'em Tourney Benefiting the Joe Miller Environmental Scholarship Fund Sponsors: Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP, Del Papa Distributing, and A&A Cleaning Services Where: Pearland Community Center 3523 Liberty Drive Pearland, TX 77581 When: Saturday June 11, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM CDT
The Pocket Pear Dinner & Texas Hold'em Tournament is raising funds for the Joe Miller Environmental Scholarship sponsored by Keep Pearland Beautiful. Each year, we award scholarships to Pearland High School and Dawson High School graduating seniors. The evening includes a Spring Creek Barbeque dinner, drinks, (beer/margaritas/sodas), door prizes, (1 comments)
Two years ago a student robotics program was started at Nolan Ryan Jr. High School. During the past two years the students, known as the RoboLonghorns, have designed, built and programmed some very amazing robots. The students have entered their robots in a variety of competitions and have won a several recognitions and honors. The RoboLonghorns have been invited to participate in the inaugural First Lego League North American Open tournament. Invitations to participate in this tournament were only offered to the top performing teams throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. Of the thousands of robotics teams in North (1 comments)
MLS # 74188114 ONLY $1,900/ month!!! AMAZING Opportunity to live in the prestigious subdivision of Shadow Creek Ranch! This 4 bedroom 2.5 baths has a great open floor plan, large bedrooms and a nice yard! Kitchen has island and plenty of counter space. Refrigerator, Washer, & Dryer are all INCLUDED. Make your appointment today - this gem won't last long!!
The Brazoria County Library System and the City of Alvin Invite You to the Grand Re-Opening of the Alvin Branch Library - Alvin Branch Library DATE: Thursday, May 19, 2011 TIME: Ribbon Cutting at 5:00 PM LOCATION: 105 S. Gordon, Alvin, TX
The day will be filled with special events! Library opens at 10:00 AM Special children's storytime at 11:00 AM Teen Wii from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Special ribbon cutting ceremony at 5:00 PM Refreshments will be served! Entertainment provided by Alvin Community College Brass Quintet. Hope you can make this FUN family event! (5 comments)
You're invited to come out & participate in a great cause on Saturday, June 4th. Avery Nicole is a beautiful little girl who was born with kidney failure. She is currently undergoing nightly dialysis and is in desperate need of a kidney transplant. All money raised from this benefit will go to cover the extensive medical bills and medication cost. Please try to come out and support this precious little girl!
Don't forget that tomorrow, Saturday, May 14th is Election Day in Pearland and Friendswood! Its so vital that we all get out and vote! The election tomorrow in Pearland will decide who will be Mayor! If you are unsure of where to vote, please click here for precincts or you can call the Brazoria County Courthouse at 281-331-6101.
WOW! Take a look at this beautiful 4 bedroom home for sale in Friendswood's Sunmeadow's subdivision! Large living area with beautiful fireplace makes family time easy! Did I mention the gorgeous pool? What a great way to spend those hot Texas summers! Make your appointment today!
NEW PRICE!! 2910 Waterloo, Pearland TX - $129,900!! - 05/12/11 10:12 PM
WOW! Take a look at 2910 Waterloo in Pearland, Texas! Open living area with beautiful wood floors, fireplace and neutral colors! All bedrooms are upstairs - perfect for families! Don't miss the large backyard either! All of this at the great price of $129,900 - Make your appointment today!
Community Forum for Immigration & Citizenship Workshop - 05/12/11 08:06 PM
Community Forum for Immigration & Citizenship Workshop WHEN: Saturday, June 4, 2011; 10 am - 12 pm WHERE: Epiphany Lutheran Church 5515 Broadway, Pearland, TX 77581 On Saturday, June 4, 2011, Neighborhood Centers, Inc is hosting a community forum on immigration & citizenship will be held at Epiphany Lutheran Church in Pearland. This is a great opportunity for non-U.S. citizens as local attorneys and immigration specialists will be on hand to speak on the rights and responsibilities of citizens, the HPD policies and current immigration issues. There will also be several community organizations present such as the Adult Reading Center who (3 comments)
Talk about space galore! Just take a look a this beautiful two story home for sale in Pearland's Sunset Meadows subdivision. This study in this home could easily be your 4th bedroom! The master suite is truly a retreat - you won't want to leave it! Make your appointment today!
For the past two years, Center Court Pizza & Brew, have held a golf tournament raising money for various charities. This year’s tournament will benefit the Pearland Neighborhood Center, a multi-service center organized by community volunteers to meet the needs of residents in Northern Brazoria County. Pearland Neighborhood Center, with the help of numerous organizations such as United Way of Brazoria County and the Brazoria County Welfare Dept, provide programs that include food and baby pantry, disaster relief, bread pantry, Share Your Holidays, and many (0 comments)
Did you know that May is Electrical Safety Month? Many household fires can easily be prevented. RISMedia has provided a few tips to ensure that your home is protected that I thought should be passed along: Pay Attention: Flickering lights, buzzing noises, and faceplates that are warm to the touch are all signs that a circuit may be overloaded or wiring may be wearing thin. Each one of those signs is cause for immediate attention from a licensed professional electrician. Listen to Your Breaker: If you are continually tripping a switch and having to reset your breaker box, your (4 comments)
Take a look at this SPACIOUS 5 bedroom, 3 bath home for sale in Pearland's Sunset Lakes subdivision! Open concept living, inviting staircase, large rooms - what more can you ask for? It does need a little TLC but at this price, its a bargain!
Hurricane Preparedness Week: May 22 - 28, 2011 - 05/08/11 10:41 PM
I recevied this message from the Texas Dept. of Public Safety and I thought it was important to pass along: Each year, the Texas Division of Emergency Management, the National Weather Service, Emergency Management Coordinators and officials with local jurisdictions join together to recognize Hurricane Preparedness Week: May 22 - 28, 2011. Residents living in evacuation zones are reminded to learn their evacuation routes in advance; also, double-check emergency supply kits for themselves and their pets, as well as for persons with functional and access needs [formerly termed as 'special needs']. The public is also encouraged to make plans for what (4 comments)
As Mother's Day approached this week, I couldn't help but think about all the wonderful ladies in my life. I have been blessed and influenced by so many great women - women who helped make me who I am today as a mother, wife, and friend. What's interesting is that some of the most influential women in my life never had the opportunity to be mothers themselves. Yet they influenced me and encouraged me all the same. To all the women out there - even if you are a not a mother - I hope you have a blessed day and (3 comments)
What Are You Waiting For? The Right Time to Buy is NOW! - 05/05/11 09:21 AM
I read a great report put out by Gallup this morning about the changing perceptions of Americans on buying real estate. Historic Gallup data shows that many Americans also thought it was a good time to buy between 2003 and 2005, when housing prices were increasing and getting financing was relatively easy. Those attitudes began to change in 2006 as some homebuyers began to realize a housing bubble was taking shape in local markets across the country. But take a look at attitudes now: Americans making $75,000 or more a year (86 percent) are 18 percent more likely to see 2011 (4 comments)
FANTASTIC Pearland Home For Sale - 3902 Hazelwood Dr - 05/03/11 06:52 PM
You can't beat this deal! Take a look at this amazing house for sale in Pearland's Westwood subdivision! Priced at $129,900 - this is amazing buy! Hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, fire place and more! Make your appointment today - this won't last long!
The Race for Equity: Choosing the Right Loan Program - 05/02/11 04:38 PM
Lisa Coleman, a senior mortgage consultant from HomeTrust Mortgage, sent me some information for my clients on how to choose the right mortgage program. The information she gave was so great, that I thought I'd share it with you! The Race for Equity: Choosing the Right Loan Program
Those who take property ownership seriously often look for options to build equity at a faster pace. An aggressive approach is to select a 15-year loan program over a 30-year mortgage. A 15-year loan works well for home buyers budgeting time and money, those who are possibly looking forward to a (0 comments)
Early voting has begun in Pearland! Yes, its that time again! Time to let your voice be heard! From May 2 - 10, you can vote early for the May 14th election. For more information on the canidates, click here. Pearland early voting locations are: When to vote Early voting dates and times are as followed: Monday, May 2 through Friday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day; Saturday, May 7, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Monday, May 9 and Tuesday, May 10, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days. Where to vote (1 comments)
2011 ARSON AWARENESS WEEK - MAY 1 - 7 In an effort to raise public awareness, May 1 - 7 has been declared "Arson Awareness Week". The goal of this year's Arson Awareness week is to focus on serial arson related fires and the damage that these crimes cause within the community. According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), fires associated with serial arsonists accounted for more than $4.8 million lost during 2009-2010. Last year, intentionally set fires represented about 13% of total fires responded to in the U.S., resulting in an average of 375 (1 comments)
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