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Balancing Work and Personal - 06/19/07 02:37 PM
Compliments of Rich Hebert at Lending Edge Mortgage These days, most of us work two jobs-the one that pays, and the one we love (at least most of the time): raising our kids (I have 3 boys). On the Working Mom's Message Board at www.ParentSoup.com they have great tips on how to make it easier to do both at once. It's also a great place to share advice of your own, and to get support if something's getting you down. And though its mostly for Moms, working Dads can find plenty of helpful advice too. Here are a few of the best tips for (1 comments)
1031 Exchange Properties and Investments - 06/19/07 02:08 PM
In this area of the country, 1031X is one of the most under-utilized resources in real estate. Most people have never even heard of this unless they know someone who has done it before or they have a good friend who is an accountant/attorney. I will spare you the technical jargon as I amsure it will only confuse you. In a nutshell, 1031X is a means for investors or property owners to advance their wealth and gain huge tax advantages in the purchase of higher priced, more elaborate property which is referred to as "like-kind" property. "like-kind" property is any property (1 comments)
Emerald Bay - 06/19/07 11:28 AM
Emerald Bay, located in Flower Mound, contains 62 units, many of which have yet to be built on. This is a prime location for anyone who wishes to invest in a custom built home. The following information is current as of 06/19/07. If you would like further info on current listings or lots for sale within emerald bay, feel free to contact me at MichPacif@verizon.net Homes On Market: 1Lots On Market: 12Entering Escrow: 0Sold (last 6 months): 4Avg. Sale Price: $687,475Avg. Land Size: 1.16 acresAvg. Sq. Ft.: 4,715Min/Max Bed: 3-6Min/Max Bath: 3-6.5 (0 comments)
Wichita Creek Subdivision - 06/19/07 10:40 AM
Wichita Creek Estates features 105 units with a standard minimum of 1 acre. Located in Flower Mound, TX, this subdivision contains homes all built in the mid to late 90's. The following information is current as of 06/19/07. If you would like to receive a free listing of homes available in this subdivision, feel free to contact me at MichPacif@verizon.net Homes On Market: 6Sold (last 6 months): 5Entering Escrow: 1Avg. Sale Price: $639,599Avg. Land Size: 1.11 acresAvg. Square Feet: 4,221Min/Max Bed: 3-5Min/Max Bath: 2-6.5 (0 comments)
Education Lewisville ISD: 972-539-1551Utilities Electric: CoServ 800-274-4014Gas: CoServ 800-566-2314Phone: Advantex 877-238-6891Water: Town of Flower Mound 972-874-6300Waste Water: Town of Flower Mound 972-874-6300Solid Waste: Town of Flower Mound 972-874-6300Emergency/Medical Flower Mound Fire Dept: 972-874-6270Flower Mound Police: 972-539-0525Civic Services Flower Mound Post Office: 972-691-3477Flower Mound Public Library: 972-874-6200Local Government Town of Flower Mound: 972-874-6000Denton County: 940-349-2000Shopping Grapevine Mills Mall: 972-724-4910Vista Ridge Mall: 972-315-3641 (0 comments)
Best Returns on Home Improvement - 06/05/07 02:34 PM
What most people don't realize is that most home improvements don't increase the value of your home as much as they cost! Below are the top 10 home improvements you can make in order to increase your home's value and help it sell quicker. Clean/De-clutter - 973% Return on Investment: Remove unnecessary clutter by storing items in the attic or rent a storage space, if needed. Have a set pre-open house cleanliness inspection on a daily basis. If you have pets, it would be wise to have them removed from the home for any listing term (smell is a strong determining factor in a (1 comments)
River Oaks Estates - 06/05/07 12:01 PM
River Oaks Estates in Flower Mound, TX Featuring homes built between 1996-2005, this community prides itself on its large amounts of greenbelt and and its 1-2 acre lots of land. With less than 100 homes, River Oaks Estates is one of the "smaller" developments in Flower Mound. Listed below is current information as of 06/04/07 regarding this fine community. For more information or for a listing of homes currently on the market in River Oaks Estates, feel free to contact me at any time. New Homes on Market: 3Homes Entering Escrow: 1No. of Homes Sold (last 6 months): 2Avg. Sale Price: $726,700Avg. Square Feet: 4,363Avg. (0 comments)
Barnett Shale - 06/05/07 11:32 AM
Texas Minerals Over recent years in the state of Texas, there has been a significant increase in mineral activity, due in large part to the Barnett Shale gas deposits spanning 13 counties primarily located NW of Dallas. As of Oct. 23, 2006 the Texas Railroad Commission showed 5,205 gas wells in just the Barnett Shale region. With such a large increase in mineral activity, it has become necessary for the everyday real estate buyer or seller to become aware of their rights regarding these substances below the surface of their property. In general, when a plot of land is purchased, the buyer has (0 comments)
Bridlewood - 06/04/07 04:19 PM
Bridlewood The community of Bridlewood; located in Flower Mound, TX; is composed of over 1200 homes all built no later than 1996. The community's main attractions are its award winning golf course which winds its way throughout the entire community, and its availability of larger half acre and one acre lots. Located minutes from DFW airport and other fine attractions, Bridlewood offers schools within the Lewisville ISD and numerous recreational facilities. Listed below is current information as of 06/03/07. For more information or for a listing of homes currently on the market in Bridlewood, feel free to contact me at nay time. New Homes on (0 comments)
WELLINGTON OF FLOWER MOUND The Wellington subdivision is located in the Town of Flower Mound. Flower Mound was ranked #9 among Newsweek's Top Places to Live for 2007 and has won several awards for its many beautification projects. The Town of Flower Mound, population 60,000, is centrally located between Dallas and Ft. Worth and is just minutes away from DFW airport and many other fine attractions. Amenities in Wellington include a full clubhouse with fitness center, outdoor pool, tennis courts, putting green, volleyball courts, beautiful common areas and a large playground. Listed below is current information as of 06/03/07 regarding this fine (0 comments)
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