helotes real estate: Texas state constitutional amendments up for vote November 3rd!!! - 10/03/09 05:10 PM
                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                          
 One of several Texas state constitutional amendments coming up for a vote on November 3rd involves Eminent Domain Restrictions. This amendment would restrict the state's ability to take private property for public use unless it is for a specific use or purpose. It also excludes eminent domain authority when it is considered for the purposes of economic development or increasing tax revenue.
People in favor of the amendment say it will enhance state law and and clarify it for the courts that rule on eminent domain. They also say it will close a loop hole allowing entities to take well maintained properties due … (2 comments)

helotes real estate: Constitiutional Amendments are put to a vote in Texas November 3rd! - 10/01/09 06:43 PM
 
You may not have realized it but November 3rd is an important day for anyone who owns property in Texas.That is the day Texans will vote on several proposed state constitutional amendments that will affect your rights as a property owner.
                                                     
Among them is amendment #2 that will change the way property taxes are computed. If passed, the amendment would authorize the legislature to compute the tax owed on a residential homestead solely on the basis of the properties value as a homestead, and not consider it's"highest and best use".
 
People in favor of the amendment say that it … (2 comments)

helotes real estate: My home and my heart are in Texas - 10/01/09 01:51 PM
Being a native Texas it would be fair to say that I might be just a Little biased towards the place I call home. It would also be fair to say that the people in Texas are among the friendliest and most helpful in the country. I have traveled to almost every state in this great land and have met some interesting people along the way but there's no place like home. Mine is in Texas.
    More specifically, Helotes, Texas. Derived from the Spanish word"elotes" meaning "corn on the cob" , it is a vibrant, growing city on the northwest edge … (2 comments)

 
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