homes in san antonio: Updated home for sale: 11422 Whisper Green, San Antonio, TX 78230 - 02/06/15 11:07 PM
 
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homes in san antonio: Rent or own? - 04/03/14 06:46 AM
One of the principal attractions of home ownership is the fact that it provides a very significant set of financial benefits.While this is true at any time of year, many of them become particularly obvious during tax season, so this is a good time for a quick reminder.
The most obvious benefit is the range of tax benefits available to home owners.These include:
Mortgage interest deduction – this can often provide a very large deduction, particularly in the early years, as for many mortgages interest is the largest component of the monthly payment. Similarly, interest on a home equity loan or … (0 comments)

homes in san antonio: Hot and steamy in San Antonio, Texas - 06/13/13 01:46 AM
Temperatures and rainfall were not the only things to set records in San Antonio this May. It was also a hot, rainmaking month for home sales in the San Antonio metro.
The largest increase in sales in 5 years was recorded, with a total of 2,480 homes sold, representing a 31% jump from May of 2012. The number of homes sold rose 19% from a year ago.
The inventory of homes is still at a 5.1-month level, indicating a continuing sellers’ market. It is taking an average of only 78 days to sell a home, a drop of 15% … (0 comments)

homes in san antonio: SOLD! Gorgeous home with pool at 3255 Roan Way, San Antonio, TX 78259 - 04/06/13 07:56 AM
My clients are retiring and downsizing to a smaller home, so they have put their exquisitely maintained home on the market.  Over the last couple of years, they expanded the deck, added a pergola cover to the patio, and planted trees and drought-resistant flowering shrubs.
Their grandchildren are going to miss playing in the beautiful back yard and swimming pool. And I will miss them when they move!
Please enjoy the Real Estate Show below, and click on Details for more information on this gorgeous home.
 
 
 

 
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homes in san antonio: How did the San Antonio market do in October? - 11/20/12 10:53 PM
 San Antonio’s housing market is still on the rise. In October, there was a 19% increase in the number of homes sold compared to last year’s total. According to the San Antonio Board of REALTORS, the average sales price also rose by 7% and homes are getting 96% of the asking price.
San Antonio has a history of being a stable market, without the peaks and valleys that make other housing markets more … interesting. So far this year, a total of 16,829 have sold compared to last January–October’s total of 15,233. With 5.9 months of inventory, it is balanced between … (2 comments)

homes in san antonio: Showing feedback - please! - 07/14/12 11:57 PM
Dear Buyer's Agent:
I don't care how busy, or tired, or important you are, my sellers are anxiously awaiting feedback from your showing of their property. They want to know how it looked, what your buyers thought, and if there is anything else they can do to improve its appearance.
Nothing is more frustrating to a seller when they have gone to all the trouble of tidying up, putting away the pets, and rushing out of the house than not knowing how it went.
Even though feedback is not always useful, I think it's the mark of a professional to respond … (11 comments)

homes in san antonio: SOLD! in Alamo Heights: 313 Albany, San Antonio, Texas 78209 - 07/08/12 12:32 AM
This lovely home has loads of vintage charm, combined with several recent updates to bring it into this century as far as comfort and convenience.
One of its unique features is its lovely pond and waterfall, visible (and audible) from the breakfast niche with its built-in banquette. There is also a tiny koi pond with a bubbling fountain, and both water features are beautifully landscaped with flowering plants.
This is a wonderful home for someone who appreciates outdoor living, and who also wants to be near the shopping and dining opportunities that Alamo Heights offers.
Enjoy the tour below, and for … (2 comments)

homes in san antonio: San Antonio housing market continues to trend upwards - 06/15/12 12:05 AM
According to the San Antonio Board of Realtors, the San Antonio area continues to trend upwards in housing indicators. It is almost a balanced market, but still weighing more on the buyers’ side. The sales of single-family homes in May were up 4% from the same time last year. In addition, the average sales price increased by 4%. Across the San Antonio metro, the average sales price was $197,451 and the median price was $161,400 compared to May 2011.
The rest of the nation’s housing inventory increased slightly to a 6.6-month supply in May. San Antonio’s housing supply is similarly hovering … (3 comments)

homes in san antonio: Sold! and ready to remodel: 314 Country Wood, San Antonio, TX 78216 - 06/14/12 12:38 AM
This faded beauty of a custom home in Woodlands of Camino Real will reward someone's vision, investment, and hard work! It needs cleaning, updating, and repairs, hence the asking price that is well below market and the property tax assessment.  The seller needs to downsize and cannot put any more money into maintaining or updating the home. It has good bones and will make someone a fabulous home; plus, if you buy it now, you can enjoy swimming in the fantastic pool before the end of summer!
Check out the Real Estate Show below, or follow this link, and click the Details … (4 comments)

homes in san antonio: Let's List High To See What We Can Get for Our Home - 03/23/12 09:05 AM
I lost a listing in Rogers Ranch (not named after me, at least as far as I know) because I didn't succeed in making the owner see that his house would not sell for what he wanted. At least, that was my understanding. I was referred to him by a friend, so I thought he would be open to my advice. However, the seller told me he chose another agent because he had a better "rapport" with her.
That listing agent put it on the market for about $70,000 more than what the sales comparables I showed him indicated would be realistic. Six … (0 comments)

homes in san antonio: Sold! Stylish mid-century home in Castle Hills: 222 Glentower, San Antonio, TX 78213 - 02/16/12 01:18 AM
Mid-century modern is all the rage in San Antonio, and this custom rancher is a perfect example of the genre. The tile in the kitchen and bathrooms is in pristine condition. Other parts of the home have been lovingly updated, while still preserving its style.
It's located in the friendly and charming city of Castle Hills in north-central San Antonio. Castle Hills is close to shopping at North Star Mall and several retail centers along Loop 410; it offers dining options running the gamut from popular Lucky Burger to the romantic Lodge restaurant; and it's an easy commute to the Medical Center, USAA, … (2 comments)

 
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Robin Rogers

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