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Homes for Lease in Wylie Texas 2011 Market Report - 12/31/11 07:45 PM
Homes for Lease in Wylie Texas 2011 Market Report Wylie is a great home for rentals. Over 310 homes leased in 2011 ranging from $550.00 to $2200.00. The average rental price is .73 a square foot. Our office gets a lot of lease calls mostly asking for $1200.00 or under. I have lease over 40 homes this year in and around Wylie. In my opinion, we are getting alot of folks from Garland and Plano wanting newer homes to live in. Wylie is full of choices. If you are looking for a great place to live, be near the lakes, shopping (0 comments)
What a year in Wylie Texas! This has been my best year yet in the real estate business. I love to sell in my town and the surrounding areas. I really love this area. There are currently 256 listings in the Wylie zip code of 75098. You can find a home for $65,000.00 to $6,530,000.00 ! Wow! Now that is something for everyone! However if you are average , like most folks, you may want to come look at our average home in Wylie , this price would be around $170,000.00. There were (1 comments)
Should I pay my taxes if we close in January 2012? - 12/29/11 02:24 PM
Should I pay my taxes if we close in January 2012? I have a seller who is closing in January 2012. He called me last week and asked me if he should pay his taxes on his home since he is closing next month. My response was , YES! Please pay your taxes even though they will be held out at closing. Title companies are required to collect taxes for each closing. If something were to happen and the taxes didn't get paid then you might get a late fee assessed. Or worse, what if the buyer opted out and you hadn't (2 comments)
Eat at Chiloso's December 28th,2011 to help out WEHS Students travel to Spain! - 12/27/11 01:58 PM
Chiloso's is helping local students at WEHS go to SPAIN spring break by donating a portion of the proceeds from all sales between 5-9pm December 28th, 2011! All you have to do is go to the restaurant , order food and put your receipt in a box!! You can find the location by clicking here. My daughter is one of the kids going on the trip! So get out, eat some yummy mexican food and help some local students!
New Credit Report/File coming soon.... - 12/27/11 12:31 PM
I had to share this information from a lender who sends me regular emails. All I can say is WOW! I am not sure what I think about this yet or how it will effect our business .....MUST READ! There’s no hiding now. Anyone who has recently applied for a mortgage knows that lenders are already looking much more closely at your financial affairs. But soon, they’ll be able to easily delve into the deepest recesses of your financial life, accessing information that never before appeared on your credit report. This week, a company called CoreLogic introduced a new (4 comments)
Merry Christmas to ALL! - 12/23/11 02:24 PM
I wanted to take the time to wish all of you a very Merry Christmas! I am working up to the last minute here! It has been a very good year for me! I appreciate all the people who read my blog and market reports. My goals for next year are many....including better market reports. Do you have any suggestions for me? What do you want to know in your area? What statistics interest you the most? Dollar per square foot sold prices or days on the market? I would love to have your feedback! From our family to yours I (3 comments)
Negotiating with Non Real Property Items - 12/21/11 05:16 PM
Negotiating with Non Real Property Items During negotiations the topic of offering Non Real Property Items during a counter offer comes up quite often. Non real property is anything that is not considered an attachment and normally does not convey with the property. Sellers and buyers will try to include household items and lawn equipment in the negotiations. A seller asked me today if he could maintain his sales price and offer the buyer a riding lawn mower, a weed eater and the refrigerator? I really don't like to get involved in negotiating these type items during the counter offers unless I think the (5 comments)
2011 December Blogging Challenge Part 3 - 12/21/11 04:12 PM
4 Days until Christmas!! It doesn't seem like it though, it never does. Maybe if we had some SNOW !!Everyday , I come in the office and think I don't have much to do today. Then I work nonstop all day! I am very blessed right now and have been every year since I started selling real estate. Day 18- Built 2 Eproperty Websites for my listings, then posted them on the rain!! Day 19 Talked with a new home builder about listing their properties in the new year. Day 20 Worked on property management "Special Provisions" form to roll out (2 comments)
Hey I paid my 2011 Taxes ! Why are you collecting them at the closing table?? - 12/21/11 03:53 PM
I have a closing this friday ! Merry Christmas to me!! The seller reviewed the final settlement statement and said to me "Hey I paid my 2011 Taxes ! Why are you collecting them at the closing table??" I called the title company and this is the answer: As for the taxes most big banks use third party companies to issue out their taxes, so even though it shows they have sent payment it is payment to that third party company not the actual taxing entity. At this time the county is still showing taxes are due and (2 comments)
Welcome to Fate , Texas: Preserving their destiny which is "FATE" - 12/15/11 05:38 PM
Fate, Texas Market Report For Homes Sold in 2011 When I was in highschool in Rockwall, Fate was a mere blink and you miss it town. Though the town was established in the late 1800's, in 1950 Six men held a meeting for the purpose of establishing fresh drinking water from the new Lake Lavon. These men are honored in the naming of the streets that are built. . The City of Fate will continue to recognize the residents and business owners of our town in the past with this same honor. The new residents of Fate will have a part of (0 comments)
Keep in touch with buyers who haven't bought yet! - 12/15/11 12:00 PM
Keep in touch with buyers who haven't bought yet! I was working with two young buyers last spring who never really found what they wanted in a home. I could tell when I was out with them, they liked what most young buyers do: Newer Homes Granite Counter-tops Austin Stone Elevation Wrought Iron Spindle Staircases Game-rooms or Media Rooms After several outings they told me they were going on vacation and they would get back with me. I didn't have them on a drip email (my bad!) but I did call once in awhile to see how they were and if they (7 comments)
Put your foot down...be a landlord during the holidays! - 12/12/11 11:38 AM
Put your foot down...be a landlord during the holidays! I heard this on a national radio show this weekend and thought it was very appropriate! Especially this time of year. As the holiday season rolls in, landlord's experience many more late pays due to tenants spending too much during the holidays. I had one tenant tell me they can't pay rent until they get paid next week. In the next sentence he told me his wife bought Christmas Lights for the house and wanted to know if they could string them up?! Every year we hear the same stories at Christmas time. (9 comments)
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