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I can count off numerous reasons why so many people are heading to Texas and making it their home but I may be a little bias. There must be a reason other than friendly people, beautiful settings and plenty of places to roam!
LOW TAXES! Here in Texas we can boast about having “no state income tax.” People living and working in states with a state income tax can take home up to 11% more of their income just by moving to Texas.
LOWER HOUSING COSTS! Texas was one (4 comments)
Get Your Home Picture Perfect Ready - 05/25/12 10:08 AM
Get Your Home Picture Perfect Ready Let's face it a picture is worth a thousand words! Your home may be the gem of your eye but if your agent doesn't get this across in the pictures then selling your home may end up being more of a challenge than once thought. Get Your Home Picture Perfect Ready and you may see that offer you have been waiting for. A lot of time when searching on the internet prospective home buyers will take a glance at the primary photo and if it isn’t up to par they will move on. The home (2 comments)
Pleasure Pier Galveston "Soft" Open TODAY!|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/25/12 09:04 AM
Galveston Pleasure Pier is set to open TODAY!! What an exciting new place to enjoy the water breezes and lovely views Galveston Island has to offer. Pleasure Pier is a great tourist attraction and it will bring jobs and money to the island. The goal is to make the pier a destination similar to Chicago's Navy Pier, the Santa Monica Pier and Coney Island's Luna Park. It is a goal to make Pleasure Pier a well known tourist destination nationwide. It is located where the devastated Flagship (Impacted by Hurricane Ike) once sat jetting out across the Gulf of (0 comments)
Clear Lake City, TX|Waterfront Living|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/17/12 10:24 AM
Clear Lake City Waterfront Living|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 Clear Lake City is the perfect spot to live if you are a water enthusiast. Young and old people a like call Clear Lake City their home and enjoy the water and everything that the area has to offer. Clear Lake City is just a short drive from Houston as well as to Galveston. Kemah Boardwalk is also a great spot to find activities year round.
If you are interested in living on the water Clear Lake City is the perfect spot to be! Below are several waterfront communities that offer the (2 comments)
When selling your home it might be beneficial to sell with a real estate agent who is internet savvy. Most home buyers start their search before even leaving their chair. It is more important than ever to make sure that your Realtor is internet savvy. It is important to know that a serious buyers first stop is the internet and if you are working with an agent who knows this important stat, you can bet that your home is getting the expose it needs.
There are many reasons as to why (3 comments)
Houston Housing Market on Rise|Houston, TX|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/15/12 09:21 AM
Houston Housing Market on the Rise|Houston, TX|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 Houston is now seeing the upswing of the housing market! It will take some time but I am happy to say we as Houstonians are going to begin to see some great things happening in the home market! Houston economist Ted C. Jones predicted at an economic forecast luncheon Tuesday that Houston will begin to see an incline in home prices. “We have the highest home prices in the history of Houston, Texas. The market is back,” Jones said. Jones said in the last 12 months, the inventory of homes for sale (0 comments)
Pleasure Pier to open Memorial Day Weekend|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/11/12 11:55 AM
Galveston Pleasure Pier is set to open Memorial Day Weekend!! What an exciting new place to enjoy the water breezes and lovely views Galveston Island has to offer. Pleasure Pier is a great tourist attraction and it will bring jobs and money to the island. The goal is to make the pier a destination similar to Chicago's Navy Pier, the Santa Monica Pier and Coney Island's Luna Park. It is a goal to make Pleasure Pier a well known tourist destination nationwide. It is located where the devastated Flagship (Impacted by Hurricane Ike) once sat jetting out across the (2 comments)
Clear Lake City Information|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/11/12 10:55 AM
If you plan to relocate and are thinking about coming to the Southeast side of Houston then Clear Lake City is just the perfect area! Its location to Houston and Galveston make Clear Lake City the perfect spot for all your needs. I live in the Clear Lake area and I am proud to call this area my home. I love working, living and being a part of Clear Lake City area. The proximity to the water, to Kemah Boardwalk and its big city feel with a small city atmosphere make Clear Lake City the perfect place to call home. Take a look at (0 comments)
Mother's Day is just around the corner and if you are looking for some cute ideas for Mom I have run across a few that may be just that perfect homemade gifts.
First off who doesn't LOVE flowers! Well if you want to get mom those special flowers but want to do it in a unique way instead of just purchasing them online, why not go to your local florist and create your own personal Mother's Day bouquet. Find out what Mom’s favorite color and flower are and run with it. (2 comments)
TEXAS HOUSING MARKET PICKING UP - 05/04/12 02:11 PM
TEXAS HOUSING MARKET PICKING UP AUSTIN (Texas Association of Realtors) – The Texas real estate market gained positive momentum in first quarter 2012, according to the Texas Association of Realtors’ latest Texas Quarterly Housing Report, which was issued this week. For January through March 2012, the volume of single-family home sales in Texas was 45,502, 12 percent more than the same quarter in 2011. The median price for Texas homes during the quarter was $147,100, up 2.7 percent more than a year ago. Months inventory was at six months. Experts say a 6.5-month inventory represents a balanced market. Real Estate Center Research Economist (2 comments)
Home Loan Process Unveiled|Real Estate Information|League City, TX|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 - 05/04/12 10:32 AM
Home Loan Process Unveiled|Real Estate Information?League City, TX|Marilyn Wier 713-542-8451 I ran across this article and I just had to share. The news is very informative and straight to the pointe. If you have questions about the home loan process and why things are so rigorous with it these days, take a look at this article and you will see. It may be a long one but it's worth reading.
The Perfect Loan File Mark Greene, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/moneybuilder/2012/03/09/the-perfect-loan-file-2/
The media has it all wrong – securing mortgage approval and satisfying credit underwriting guidelines are not the difficulties plaguing (0 comments)
2540 Goldeneye, Brittany Lakes FOR LEASE| League City, TX 77573 | Marilyn Wier 713-542-5481 - 05/04/12 09:56 AM
2540 Goldeneye, Brittany Lakes FOR LEASE| League City, TX 77573 | Marilyn Wier 713-542-5481 Brittany Lakes is located just off Hyw 96 in League City. Brittany Lakes features walking trails, lakes, parks, tennis courts, a community pool and easy access to I-45. Brittany Lakes is beautifully landscaped with pretty flowers and many trees.Take a look at the wonderful homes available!
Students who live with in the Brittany Lakes attend Clear Creek ISD. University of Houston Clear Lake is a short drive from the community.The Clear Creek Independent School District is home to explorers and adventurers! Nestled along the NASA Johnson (0 comments)
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