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By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
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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
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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
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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...
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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
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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...
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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
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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 ...
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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...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
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Come out to Wolf Pen Creek on April 18th for a fun day with your community. Support local choirs, sit in the sun, and enjoy some delicious BBQ! The event will include, educational booths, environmental demonstrations, a kid’s zone, and some live entertainment!When: April 18th from 11:00am-4:00pm...
By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
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There’s more to moving into a new home than unpacking boxes and doing a little decorating. Once you have a set of keys, it’s easy to forget about some of the most important things during the stress of a move. To help you remember some of those overlooked tasks, here are five things new homeowners...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
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So many of us take for granted the fact that we possess the ability to run or walk.  More than that, we take for granted that we actually have shoes on our feet and more to spare at home.  This is not always the case for underprivileged children right here in our Bryan-College Station community. ...
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    View image | gettyimages.com Purchasing a home is one of the most important investments you will ever make! Home maintenance is key to helping that investment go a long way. One of the benefits of maintaining the health of your home is that it might help you save lots of money in the long run...
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  On Saturday April 11th, the 17th Annual Bryan/College Station Regional Association of REALTORS 5k Fun Run/Walk is taking place at Wolf Pen Creek, located at 1015 Colgate Drive in College Station. The run is held to help Payless Shoes gain funds, in order to gift children in need with shoes for ...
By Tom and Stephanie Hansson, Hansson and Hansson Real Estate Team
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Easter Sunday is just a week and a half away.  Why wait until April 5th?  You can start the festivities early.  Simply visit the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum this Saturday for the 2015 College Station Easter Celebration. What: 2015 College Station Easter CelebrationWhere: George Bu...

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