buyers: Hermann Park Luxury Condos Adds Fiber Optic - 06/05/07 01:53 AM
I'm always excited to hear when real estate developments are taking advantage of the latest technologies available. The Mosaic at Hermann Park is doing just that. They have decided to adopt and become a "Certified Fiber Optic Development" through Connexion Technologies. Basically fiber optic has unlimited bandwidth, therefore further enhancing the entertainment and communication services we are all growing accustomed to. Can you imagine data being sent at the speed of light? “Being a Certified Fiber-Optic Development brings Mosaic to a whole new level of excellence,” said Don Phillips, Phillips Development. “Some people have to see excellence to believe it. Now … (0 comments)

buyers: Westbourne Real Estate - 06/05/07 01:31 AM
In North Houston you will find a quiet subdivision with a young community filled with a mixture of cozy single garage homes along side of newly constructed 2 car garage homes with a very affordable price entry point. The Westbourne subdivision in Cypress, Texas is surely a growing neighborhood perfect for families looking for their first home.

Westbourne Real Estate Sales History We keep track of Westbourne real estate so you don't have to. As you can see, the Westbourne subdivision has been experiences an upward trend in average sales price and the homes sold per year increases by a … (0 comments)

buyers: Tomball Texas Real Estate - 05/30/07 01:03 PM
North of Houston is a booming town that goes by the name of Tomball, TX. This once small town is now homes to many new home communities, shopping, and good old fashioned country living. Tomball TX real estate is now beginning to really make an impact on the real estate sales in North Houston.  The major freeway that extends well past Tomball, known has Highway 249, is now being expanded and actually finished, thus encouraging even more visitors to this quiet community. Tomball is home to its very own independent school district; appropriately named the Tomball Independent School District (Tomball ISD). … (0 comments)

buyers: Debt to Income Ratio Explained - 05/13/07 02:04 AM
Why You Can’t Buy a New Car - Yet! By Michica Guillory, Realtor - The MyHomeHouston Team
All over Houston, people are living out their American dream and buying their own home. And all over Houston, some people are living a nightmare because they bought a new car to put into that new home…before their closing.
So, what’s the big deal? The big deal is a little thing called “debt-to-income ratio.”
What It's All About This fancy term describes a lender’s simple way of illustrating what percentage of your income is available for a mortgage payment after your other major monthly … (2 comments)

buyers: Gleannloch Farms - Spring, Texas Master Planned Community Spotlight - 05/10/07 02:37 PM
Tucked away in the tall pines of Spring in Northwest Houston, you'll discover a lovely community known for it's unique look, active community, and attention to the preservation of nature's beauty. Gleannloch Farms is a masterplanned community in Spring that includes many amenities residents enjoy each year, including 41 acres of lakes, a 27-hole golf course, hiking and bike trails, and even canoes to enjoy along with catch and release fishing. Gleannloch Farms even features an equestrian center complete with arenas and paddocks, white tall fences, and majestic trees to provide the reminiscent feel that Gleannloch Farms was known for back … (0 comments)

buyers: Floodplains Explained - 05/03/07 01:58 PM
After finding that perfect home for you and your family, undoubtedly you will have to seek to acquire a homeowner's insurance policy on your home. Just like any other financed asset, your lender will require you to have insurance on your home to protect their investment. Getting insurance on your home is usually a simple task; one must contact their local insurance agent and request a formal quote. However, what happens if your home is situated in a floodplain? Did you know that your lender may require you to get flood insurance on your home, even if this home wasn't in … (0 comments)

buyers: Spring TX Real Estate - 04/09/07 02:21 PM
Spring is located in the North/Northwest area of Houston, and is home to the Klein and Spring Independent School District. Many Houstonians call Spring home, with it's tall majestic pines and complex systems of creeks running through much of this vicinity of Houston. Spring Real Estate is located between Highway 249 and Highway 45; perfectly placed for convenient access to major thoroughfares into central Houston. Spring is part of a rapidly changing real estate market in Houston. Parts of Spring feature untouched land, growing more expensive as the years pass. Other parts feature a bustling city lifestyle, and a central hub … (0 comments)

buyers: Bridgeland - Cypress, Texas Master Planned Community Spotlight - 04/02/07 11:08 AM
Houston is on fire with talk about an up and coming master planned community set to make it's full debut in 2007. Bridgeland is a 10,000 acre master planned community located in Cypress Texas Real Estate and is set to house 65,000 residents in 21,000 homes. Homeowners will be able to enjoy a wide variety of features an amenities that only a community like Bridgeland, one that's been in the development phase for years, can provide.
The residents of this luxurious community will enjoy a system of waterways, lakes, parks, trails, fishing, an 18-hole golf course, baseball fields, and even open … (1 comments)

buyers: Rock Creek - Cypress, Texas Neighborhood Spotlight - 03/30/07 05:58 AM
In 2003 the Rock Creek master planned community built by the Caldwell Watson real estate group began to take shape. Built on 215 acres, Rock Creek offers their residents many amenities to enjoy. These amenities include streams, five connected lakes, jogging paths and an greenbelt system to enjoy. You'll also be pleased to know that the Rock Creek community center has an olympic-size swimming pool, a luxurious clubhouse, and a playground for your children to enjoy.
Rock Creek is located in the Cypress-Fairbanks school district, which is a highly regarded school district in Houston. With recognitions such as a "Recognized" … (0 comments)

buyers: Fairfield - Cypress, Texas Neighborhood Spotlight - 03/29/07 01:37 PM
Beginning in 1988, the Friendswood Development company purchased 3,200 acres of land in Northwest Houston, also a part of Cypress Texas Real Estate, with the intention of housing 5,000 families in a community filled with amenities. Amenities include a basketball court, fitness, special events room, and classroom areas. You will also find a competition size swimming pool, tennis courts, and a lovely baseball park for your family to enjoy. Fairfield is currently homes to eight lakes, six neighborhood parks and pools, and numerous greenbelts and smaller parks.
Since Fairfield is a very large community, homeowners also have their own medical … (0 comments)

buyers: Get Pre-Approved Before Buying A Home - 03/28/07 09:51 AM
Beginning your search for your next piece of Houston Texas real estate is a very exciting time of your life. Many families begin this process shortly after graduating a college degree program, having their first child, or getting a much needed raise in income from their employer. The home buying process can be a smooth one as long as you are prepared to make informed and intelligent decisions when you finally find that perfect home. Finding the perfect home isn't easy; being prepared to make a decision with your financial pre-approval in hand will help you make the right decision.
Pre-Qualification … (1 comments)

buyers: Lakewood Forest - Houston, Texas Neighborhood Spotlight - 03/27/07 11:17 AM
Beginning in the early 70's, Lakewood Forest started to grow into one of the most well known communities in the Northwest side of Houston. Lakewood Forest has grown to over 2,500 residents and 18 sections, with the latest construction dated back as recent as 2003. This prestigious community is still growing, and property values continue to increase as the Northwest part of Houston becomes with each growing year a more desirable place to live. It's large mature trees and well maintained area attract many new residents each and every year. 
Lakewood Forest Sales History I keep track of Lakewood Forest so you … (0 comments)

buyers: Initial Expenses with Buying A Home - 03/27/07 11:13 AM
In our opinion when buying Houston real estate, there is some major confusion surrounding the term, "No Money Down", that I feel needs to be explained.  Using the services of one of our consultants to buy a Houston home is absolutely free for you, yet there are four sets of necessary expenses that one must consider before choosing to walk down the path to owning a home.
In regards to owning such a large Houston real estate investment, the necessary costs appear to be minimal.  However, I still have clients that are caught by surprise when I explain to them … (0 comments)

 

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