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By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Below is my most current newsletter and this is the first time I have posted this as a blog/article.  Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for folks with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the...
By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, David Weekley Homes in Cinco Ranch
(David Weekley Homes)
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  Today February 4, 2016 is World Cancer Day 2016! It is a day for to raise all of our awareness to this horrible disease a day to remind you to get screened and prevent cancer. Cancer Day started in 2000 and for 2016, 2017 and 2018 the theme is “We can. I can” my finish to this is defeat cancer....
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Maud Smith Marks Library Offers Practice SAT Test Maud Smith Marks Branch Library1815 WestgreenKaty TX. 77450Phone 281-493-8592The Librarian is Sylvia Powers.(Above picture taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved) Maud Smith Marks library which is part of the Harris Count...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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We Have Multiple Offers- Submit Highest and Best Offer by Sunday Evenin Two weeks ago my client and I found the above post title as a statement on the Houston MLS system for a listing we were scheduled to see on the next day or Saturday. I just could not believe based on what I read and saw on th...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 16
AARP Tax Aide Providing Tax Assistance at Katy Libraries 2016 The AARP Tax Aide is offering FREE tax preparation assistance at two local libraries in the Katy Texas area. These programs will begin on Monday February 1, 2016 and end on Monday April 18, 2016. This free service is available to indiv...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 21
Almost Speechless Sunday - Trader Joe’s Paying it Forward   I took the above  picture with my old 5C Iphone and unfortunately part of   it is blurred. I apologize for this blurred picture. I deleted the others I took of this same sign in Trader Joe’s (TJ’s)  sign in the Katy TX. store due to poor...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Katy Home and Garden Show January 30-31, 2016 The Merrell Center and Robinson Pavilion will be the home to the Katy Home & Garden Show on Saturday January 30 and Sunday January 31, 2014. There will be over 250 different exhibits in both buildings in two buildings covering 2 floors . The show will...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 10
NRG Center - Houston Auto Show 2016: Fun Event The Houston Auto Show which has been in existence for over 30 years starts on Wednesday January 27, 2016 (today) runs through Sunday January 31, 2016. The show takes place at NRG Center ( formerly Reliant Center) . This is a great opportunity for eve...
By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, David Weekley Homes in Cinco Ranch
(David Weekley Homes)
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   This past weekend a Realtor came into our office and said she had some clients that were coming in the next day and could I give her a packet showing all my inventory homes and then she wanted to see all of them. Thank goodness for me I had an appointment so I gave her a map and unlocked the i...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 13
Self Defense Seminar for Women at Rilion Gracie Academy Katy TX The Rilion Gracie Academy of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu  is hosting a very special Self Defense seminar for women on Saturday January 30, 2016. The seminar begins at 11:30 AM and lasts until 1 PM. It is being held at the Rilion Gracie Acade...
By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, David Weekley Homes in Cinco Ranch
(David Weekley Homes)
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  The Weekend Wine Review is a weekly series I will do on Monday’s featuring the wine tasted over the weekend. We had our steak on Saturday night and watched Spectre so instead of Martini’s we decided we need to have some Champagne in honor of James Bond 007, we popped this one open it was very g...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Family Oriented and Pet Friendly Neighborhood - Pine Mill Ranch Katy TX Pine Mill Ranch Location  Pine Mill Ranch is a Master Planned community situated on 585 acres of land located in the western section of South Katy being it is south of I-10. I personally believe this subdivision is one of tho...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 20
Almost Speechless Sunday - Reflection from Lake I took this picture in Grand Lakes as I liked the image reflecting from the Lake. I like water pictures of all types and especially when you get an image showing on the water. I hope all of our friends back East suffering from this monster snow stor...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 11
Grand Lakes Katy Tx Beautiful Family Oriented Community Grand Lakes Katy TX  is a community with over 2,200 single family homes with varying different styles and floorplans. Grand Lakes is  a family oriented and pet friendly neighborhood. Grand Lakes was developed by Trendmaker and the first sect...
By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, David Weekley Homes in Cinco Ranch
(David Weekley Homes)
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        Yes we are down to 5 lots 4 inventory homes, we have 5 lots because we acquired 2 from the developer and we had a cancel. Our incentives for build jobs will decrease on Monday January 25, 2016 to 20k period! So, the time to build your dream home with 40K for upgrades is today and tomorrow...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 18
“Food for Thought” at Cinco Ranch Branch Library  (Above picture taken by and copyrighted by Bob Gilbert with all rights reserved)  Cinco Ranch Branch Library which is part of the Fort Bend County Library System is offering a no charge Food for Thought “Class on Saturday January 30, 2016. The cla...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 16
Katy Contemporary Arts Museum - Good Place to Visit  Katy Contemporary Arts Museum (KCAM) offers to the public several different services including various classes such as Drawing, Painting, Photography, etc.( fees are charged); Fresh  Greens on Friday’s which mixes art with healthy eating and so...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 20
Almost Wordless Wednesday - Sunset Grand Lakes Katy TX Last Saturday late afternoon I took our dog for a walk after the rain had stopped. The picture below was taken across one of the numerous man made Lakes in Grand Lakes where we live. As some of you know who read my posts I really like both su...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 19
Katy TX Does Have Museums Yes Katy TX does have a few museums of its own. Katy Heritage Museum is a 9,600 square foot attraction in Old or Historic Katy. This museum features vintage farm equipment and artifacts from Katy’s fairly long agricultural and pioneering history. There are numerous old p...
By Robert (Bob) Gilbert, Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
Comments 12
Year-End 2015 Market Report for Far West or MLS Area 25 I like to examine year-to-date data throughout any given year and look at year to year comparisons at the end of a year for finding market trends. My primary market is South Katy or MLS area 36 but I do actively follow MLS area 25 or Far Wes...

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