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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
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Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Spring Break at the Beach? - 03/23/12 06:41 AM
Yes, every Spring Break many people head for the beach. South Padre Island in Texas is filled with teenagers and young people from all parts of the state and country. I've been there many times when the roads were bumper to bumper traffic. It takes hours to get across the causeway. Of course, Florida and Mexico are also favorite Spring Break destinations. Sunny beaches, Spring time weather, good times with lots of friends. This year I too, went to the beach. Only it was not the Gulf of Mexico or the Atlantic I visited. It was the Pacific Ocean. It was (5 comments)
7 Key Reasons Why NOW is the Prime Time to Buy a Home - 03/11/12 09:18 AM
This is such a great post I had to re-blog it. Thank you Danny, for some great information and a reminder to those who are thinking about buying. There has never been a better time to buy in my opinion than Now! Via Danny Frank, The Real Estate Expert (Keller Williams 713-581-4702): 7 Key Reasons Why NOW is the Prime Time to Buy a Home 1. Home affordability is at an all-time high. The median mortgage payment on the median priced home as a percentage of the median household income is lower than it's been in a generation.
2. Mortgage rates (8 comments)
902 Bluebonnet Kerrville, TX 78028 - 03/06/12 12:39 PM
Looking for a large home for your family? This one is in the Starkey school district and has a big yard for the whole family to enjoy.
Hardwood floors adorn the bedrooms and living/dining area.
The kitchen boasts beautiful tile and there is even a large den for entertaining. Updates have been made throughout this home and it is ready and waiting for your family.
Overabundance of cabinets and four door pantry in kitchen.
Come summer time you can enjoy the great screened in patio. (2 comments)
Don't Listen to your Friends - 03/06/12 11:26 AM
Are you considering buying a home? That is good. Now is a great time to buy. Prices are softer and interest rates are lower than in previous years which will make your payments less for the same priced home you could have bought several years ago. Or you might choose to buy a more expensive home, maybe one that is larger than you previously could have afforded since the payments will be less. Homes with special amenities like swimming pools, larger lots, workshops, RV barns, etc are now in the affordable range for many new homeowners with interest rates so much (7 comments)
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.