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2010 

Ready to Go GREEN and save money on your electric bill?  Come visit TexStar Homes and get ready to save big.  We built  a custom home for one of our employees last summer and her August light bill was under $150.  Here are some of the green plus standards we used on her 1 story 2800 sq foot brick...
02/28/2010
 First time home buyers don't miss out on the $8,000 Tax Credit!! First-time home buyers -- 10% of the purchase price up to $8,000.  This money does not need to be repaid.          Requirements to be eligible: Must not have owned a principal residence in the last three years. Make less than $125,...
02/28/2010
US Wins Gold in four Man Bobsled just minutes ago.  From Vancouver, Steve Holcomb and the Night Train win the four man bobsled competition.  This is the first time the United States has won the 4 man Bobsled event since 1948 at St. Moritz.  The bobsled track in Vancouver is at Whistler and is tou...
02/27/2010
First time home buyers don't miss out on the $8,000 Tax Credit!! First-time home buyers you can qualify for up to 10%, a maximum of $8,000.  This money does not need to be repaid.          Requirements to be eligible: Must not have owned a principal residence in the last three years. Make less th...
02/27/2010
Current home owners --  Don't miss out on the $6,500 Tax Credit of up to 10% of the purchase price of a new or resale home up to $6,500.  This money does not need to be repaid.          Requirements to be eligible: Must have lived in the principal residence for at least 5 consecutive years of the...
02/27/2010
If you think you have had a bad day, listen to this story.  Ten years ago Jeff Kepner woke up in a hospital with his wife leaning over him.  "You've been sick", she told him through tears.  "You have been asleep for three weeks." Jeff stared down at his hands -- they were black, leathery and life...
02/25/2010
$6,500 Tax Credit -- Beat the Deadline!  Do You Qualify for the $6,500 Tax Credit? Current home owners --  Don't miss out on the $6,500 Tax Credit of up to 10% of the purchase price of a new or resale home up to $6,500.  This money does not need to be repaid.          Requirements to be eligible:...
02/24/2010
First time home buyers don't miss out on the $8,000 Tax Credit!! First-time home buyers -- 10% of the purchase price up to $8,000.  This money does not need to be repaid.          Requirements to be eligible: Must not have owned a principal residence in the last three years. Make less than $125,0...
02/24/2010
Today at approximately 12:30pm the Sam Houston Trail Riders passed by my office on FM 249 (also known as Tomball Parkway) here in Tomball.  I ran out to the street and started taking pictures as soon as I saw a horse go by my window. I knew some people from the wagon, they started hooping and hol...
02/23/2010
Free Tax Help @ Lone Star College -- Tomball Community Library February 1st through the end of Tax Season AARP volunteers will provide assistance in filling out your tax forms in the 1st floor Library Meeting Room for the following hours: Monday 12pm - 4pm Wednesday 10am - 2pm Saturday 11am - 3pm...
02/23/2010
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Specializing in Residential Real Estate and New Home Construction in Houston, Tomball, Magnolia, Pinehurst, Stagecoach, Decker Pairie, The Woodlands, Conroe, Waller, Cypress & Hockley. I am a Century 21 Agent and I also represent a custom home builder, TexStar Homes. My posts include my listings, the model homes, as well as real estate news beneficial to clients. Additionally, I will post event information for Houston, Tomball and Magnolia. I also love to travel and will post pictures when possible. Included in this category is day trips from or in Houston. I love gardens and museums and take pictures whenever possible.