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By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
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Homeowners Insurance typically covers at least some of the stuff in your storage unit. Although, there are certain situations in which your storage may be only partially covered or not covered at all.When you put your assets in storage make sure they are insuredIt is easy to make the mistake of p...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Congratulations, you have gotten through the hardest part; you have found your dream home! But what next? The following steps will help guide you through the home buying process. 1. Make an offerHaving a real estate agent will be very helpful in doing this. The agent will help you develop an offe...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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We are smack dab in the middle of College Station Get Pop Cultured Month 2015.  What is that?  Barnes & Noble stores, including those in our very own College Station community, are hosting fun events during the entire month of July.  This week offers a 1970s Throwback Thursday, a bit of Minion fu...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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 Being a new homeowner can be a little overwhelming, especially if you don’t have all the essentials you need to get off to a good start. It can be easy to let the small pieces slip your mind, so why not be prepared for the unexpected and have all the supplies you need so you can make your new ho...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Spending time with your family is important.  It doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg.  The July 2015 College Station free family Movie in the Park is just that...FREE.  Bring goodies from home.  Relax on a blanket.  Watch a family-friendly movie under the stars.  Seems simple enough, right?...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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The 2015 College Station July 4th festivities include a parade, games, music and fireworks.  Texas does everything big.  Independence Day is no exception.2015 College Station July 4th FestivitiesWhat: 2015 College Station July 4th ParadeWhere: Triangle Park (Foxfire Dr), College StationWhen: July...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Texas A&M is calling out to all residents.  College Station decision makers are needed for a study they are conducting.  Participants will be compensated for their time.What: Decision Making StudyWhere: Motivation & Cognition Interface Lab, Texas A&M (515 Coke St)Contact: Dept of Psychology email...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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It's College Station Family Swim Night every Thursday at Adamson Lagoon.  That's great news when you're trying to cool off in the hot summer months.  Just get your family together, grab the towels and head down to the public pool.What: College Station Family Swim NightWhere: Adamson Lagoon (1900 ...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Are you new to the Bryan/College Station area? Are you looking for fun things to do? Here are some fun ideas for new or old residents to experience with friends and family!Texas A&M Bonfire MemorialThis is something that represents great meaning at Texas A&M University. It is located on campus an...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
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Selling your home is an undertaking and without the right information, it can seem overwhelming. But before you dive into the process, make sure that you and your home are prepared for what comes next! Hire a professional to inspect your homeThough the eventual buyers will ultimately hire a home ...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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If you are thinking about making a large purchase such as a home, your credit score is very important. Your credit score determines whether or not you will qualify for the loan you may need to buy the home. You may be thinking, I’m not sure that my credit is up to par. Here are some ways to help...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Do you want your child to take ownership of their lives and become  productive members of society? Then sign them up for Lemonade Day, a free, fun experiential learning program that teaches youth how to start, own and operate their own business- a lemonade stand! Beginning in Houston, Texas in 20...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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When the weather starts to heat up, it is time to bring out the slip 'n slide.  I remember many long, hot summer days spent sliding down that long piece of plastic, carried along by a stream of water from the hose.  The College Station Urban Slide 2015 is just like that...but on steroids!What: Co...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Many people may not be aware of the galleries that are present in the Bryan-College Station area. There happen to be quite a few and each gallery has a lot to offer its visitors. It's important to be aware of these places because galleries are a great way to spend time with loved ones, to find in...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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One of the happiest scenes in "Mary Poppins" is at the end, when Mr. Banks decides to spend more time with his family.  What does he do?  He finally gives in to his son and they go fly a kite together.  Flying kites can be enjoyed by everyone of any age.  At the College Station Kite Fest 2015, yo...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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  Even though you may not think you need a real estate agent, there are quite a few ways that they can help you when you are trying to sell your home. If you don’t use a real estate agent, you will probably have to list your home as, “For Sale By Owner,” which can sometimes backfire if you don’t ...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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 Selling a house can be a difficult thing to achieve.  The last thing you want to happen after finding a home you want to move into, is not being able to sell the one you have on the market.  In order to avoid any inconveniences as such, there are several steps one can take. 1. The first step to ...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
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Winter is finally over, and after months of taking a brutal beating from the elements, your poolside retreat may need a little TLC. Bring your backyard back to life just in time for summer entertaining with these three tips:1. DIY Deck DesignIf you have a knack for do-it-yourself renovations, con...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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Are you into Wine and Roses? Will you be in the Bryan and College Station area on April 25th?If you answered yes to either of these questions then you should be attending the Messina Hof 31st Annual Wine and Roses Festival. It will be taking place on April 25 from 2-8pm at Messina Hof.The slogan ...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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A home is probably the single largest investment you will make in your life and most people will spend a great deal of time and energy searching for or designing the perfect home. One of the first decisions you’ll have to make though, is whether to buy an existing home or build a new one. Here ar...

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