homes in lubbock: FHA Loan Changes - 03/23/13 11:25 AM
If you are planning to buy a Lubbock home in the next few weeks or months you should call and talk to lenders about loan options.  I hear that big changes are coming soon in FHA loans. If you are looking for a home and plan to get an FHA loan, get under contract by April 1 to save some money (the percantage of mortgage insurance premium jumps from 1.25 to 1.35%). And you shoud ABSOLUTELY get under contract before June 1st because as of that day, the mortgage insurance premium will be around for the life of your 30 year FHA … (2 comments)

homes in lubbock: February Homes Tour Information! - 02/07/11 06:36 AM
If you like to look at homes in Lubbock, please join me for a mini-tour of two or three great homes later this month.  Each month I will preview Lubbock homes in a different subdivision.  Part of my job is being familiar with the inventory of homes for sale and I'd like to have friends, colleagues, home buyers, home seller, and someday clients join me.  Your feedback may also be helpful to the listing agents or sellers of the Lubbock homes we tour.
This month I will tour new townhouses in the Castellina Subdivision in the 4500 block of 19th Street!  … (0 comments)

homes in lubbock: Successful OWNER FINANCE transaction - 01/14/11 03:05 AM
Thanks to all of you who have called me with interest in buying an OWNER FINANCED home in Lubbock.  I have shared with you through these posts the challenges and limitations of buying a home with OWNER FINANCING.***  There are hoops we have to jump through but I know there are so many folks who want to own a home who have been shut out of traditional lender financing due to credit requirements. 
GREAT NEWS is I successfully put a buyer and seller together on an owner financed transaction and they will close next week!
I am still working with several people, … (2 comments)

homes in lubbock: Lubbock's Tech Terrace Homes for sale April 2010 - 04/09/10 03:42 PM
April 2010 is a great month to buy a home in Lubbock!  Read on.
Interest rates are still low...however headlines in Lubbock's Avalanche Journal yesterday indicate interest rates are starting to climb.   Buying now could save a home buyer thousands if the rates increase.
 Tax credits for first time home buyers - up to $8000.00-  are still available if you go under contract by the end of April 2010. 
Tax credits for current home owners - up to $6500.00 - are available through the end of this month also.
I love working with buyers looking for homes in Lubbock.  And Tech Terrace is … (0 comments)

homes in lubbock: Vintage McMansion in Lubbock, Texas - Amazing & Unique - 03/29/10 04:09 PM

Take a look at this home for sale in Lubbock, TX - 2014 17th Street.  This amazing South Overton home was built in 1938. The main house has over 3400 sq. ft. and can be arranged as a 3 or 4 bedroom home. There is a vintage chic St. James metal kitchen with an amazing amount of cabinet space, counter space. There is ample space for dining and a small cozy sitting area near a woodburning fireplace.  This is what is called a hearth room.   There is another fireplace in the living room. Original wood floors in much of the home...they need some TLC … (3 comments)

 
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