real estate celina texas: RISK V/S REWARD- PAYOFF DEPENDS ON WHAT THE CLIENT WANTS - 10/06/09 06:48 PM
Risk vs. reward: Payoff depends on what the client wants
Whether you're buying or selling a home, putting yourself in the shoes of those involved with the property-either as homeowner or prospective homeowner-can go a long way toward real estate success. For example, if a buyer isn't pre-approved, they're passing on that risk to the seller.
If a property is in great condition, the long-term risks of the buyer are minimized-and they should expect to pay a higher price because they're taking less risk on a property. The same goes for properties that have been pre-inspected. If the seller fixes repairs … (0 comments)

real estate celina texas: TAKE AN IMPROMPTU VISIT - 10/06/09 06:39 PM
Take an impromptu visit
When you begin narrowing your selection or you find that you've fallen head-over-heels in love with a certain house, visit the neighborhood in the evening or on a weekend.
Take a casual stroll around the block, observing other houses in the area. Are they well kept? How many have for-sale signs out front?
Talk to the people who live in the area. These are not only the people most familiar with the area, but also your potential neighbors.
Take a test drive from the house to your workplace during rush hours to get a feel for traffic. … (0 comments)

real estate celina texas: PROTECT YOURSELF ! - 09/30/09 07:22 PM
Protect yourself
While it's certainly not common, there are reports of sellers' possessions disappearing during a showing. When you list your house and are expecting potential buyers, it's wise to take steps that protect your belongings and, more importantly, your privacy.
Most people secure their diamonds, gold, and grandmother's pearls, but even so, jewelry remains the most commonly stolen item from open houses or showings. Firearms and prescription medicine are the second and third most common items that disappear, both of which can cause problems for you.
Evaluate your situation. Consider all the personal effects you have in your built-in drawers, … (1 comments)

real estate celina texas: THE RIGHT SCHOOL... - 09/27/09 06:01 PM
The right school
If you have young kids, buying a home near top schools is almost certainly a priority for you. But even if you don't have school-age kids, you may still want to make sure you buy a home in a neighborhood with good schools. Why? The resale value of your home may depend on it.  The areas that we work Prosper, Frisco & McKinney have many schools that are rated exemplary. 
There are several resources you can turn to for good information. You can find several online rankings by performing an Internet search. You can also access rating information … (0 comments)

Celina is a close-knit and growing community of approximately 6,278, which is rapidly blossoming from a farming community to an urban city. The town offers an exemplary school system, a low crime rate, and a flourishing economy, set in beautiful natural surroundings exuding peaceful country living.
Celina is well known for its sports and is home to several professional athletes. This is a city where you can enjoy friendly, small town atmosphere, while having easy access to first rate dining, shopping, and entertainment. This swiftly developing town with ever-improving facilities and amenities is not losing its rural charm. What a great … (0 comments)


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