texas: For Renters: Remember These Points! - 04/21/14 02:58 AM
When your budget is tight there are lots of things to consider when you’re renting.  The actual rent is important, but so are energy efficiency, average utility bills, length of commute, renter’s insurance, and pets.   
 
Renting an apartment on the top floor of a walk-up, for example, might get you a break on the rent.  However, if you find out your electric bill is hundreds of dollars more than the tenant on the first floor because your air conditioner is working overtime, the savings quickly disappears.
 
Opt for an apartment in a newer complex to keep your bills down.  … (0 comments)

texas: Texas Winter Home Maintenance Checklist - 01/05/14 02:34 AM

Now that the weather is colder here are some great tips from a great fellow professional Realtor! Sealing gaps and cracks saves you money and makes your home so much more comfortable.

In the Winter, "colder" months here in Texas we may not have to prepare as much for 12" of snow. We still should prepare our homes for the climate change and if anything, as an opportunity to check up on our home. Here are a few tips for your Texas Winter Home Maintenance Checklist
Inspect and clean gutters and downspouts to protect exterior surfaces and keep water out … (1 comments)

texas: Falls Creek Ranch, An Affordable Housing Community in Bryan, TX - 10/22/13 02:29 PM

Falls Creek Ranch is a new housing development created in partnership with the State of Texas and the Brazos Valley Affordable Housing Coalition.
Most of the homesites are slightly over an acre.

There is a natural pond and the setting is rural. However, it is very close to the City of Bryan.
BVAHC offers Down Payment Assistance in the form of a 0% interest, deferred, second lien to qualified buyers.
You are eligible to receive down payment assistance if: Your household income is less than 80% of the median income adjusted for household size in the county you wish to … (1 comments)

texas: A Local Metamorphosis - 10/19/13 02:27 AM

The Cripple Creek Condos are undergoing a metamorphosis this year. Super close to campus, the sales price has averaged $63,403 in 2013 and 14 have sold since the beginning of the year.
 

The siding had not been maintained or replaced since they were built over 30 years ago. However, the HOA has started a renovation bonanza and several projects, including replacing the siding, are underway.

The buildings have been updated one-at-a-time so far. First they rip off all the old stained cedar, then they install the Hardyboard. It comes in this light yellow color that you see. … (1 comments)

 
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