News as of November 15, 2019
Smell the coffee, roses, fresh air, your child, pet, or whatever makes you happy. May your day taste delicious and feel just right. --- Patricia Feager
There are 256 Active listings in Flower Mound of which 17 are new listings. Active Listings range between $249,900.00 through $2,900,000.00. There is one coming soon listing. 47 are under contract. In the last 6 months 316 homes were sold of which 10 sold in the price range in between $1M and about $2M. 68 sold in between $501 - $999,999,000. 182 sold in between $301 - $500,000.00. 55 sold in between $200 - $300,000,00.
FAIR HOUSING FOR SERVICE & EMOTIONAL SUPPORT ANIMALS
Whether an animal is defined as an assistance, service, or emotional support can be confusing. In accordance with the Fair Housing Act, the difference between Assistance animal is a blanket term that can covers service and emotional support animals. Neither needs a Certificate or Training. In a nutshell, click on the link below to learn more:
TRANQUILITY IN FLOWER MOUND
Some people have always said they find tranquility in Flower Mound. Now, the Town of Flower Mound has unanimously approved a master plan for Peters Colony at the southeast intersection of Peters Colony Road and Old Settlers Road for a 3.3 acre park designed to have a special place for reflection for loved ones and fallen military heroes with a remembrance wall for loved ones.
SANTA IS COMING BY HELICOPTER
Arrival Date: Saturday, 11/16/19 at 10 a.m.
Location: Music City Mall in Lewisville at 2401 S Stemmons Freeway
FREE: Live music, refreshments, giveaways, face painting, balloon animals, more
TEXAS SUPPORTS VETERANS
Texas was the first state in the nation to provide health care advocacy services for navigating through the bureaucracy of the federal Veterans Administration. House Bill 1, was approved with an additional $1.9 million to fund additional 20 new claims counselors to help with filing disability claims and appeals and assist families with survivor and dependent benefits. FVA has awarded over $137M in grants to organizations to provide direct services to over 311,000 veterans, dependents, and surviving spouses. Grants are available for Mental Health. There are an estimated 180,000 Women Veterans and Texas celebrates Women's Veterans Month on an annual basis in March. The Texas Veterans Commission has a biennial budget of $95M to ensure Texas Veterans and their families receive all the benefits they earned.
WHERE DO PESTS & CRITTERS GO WHEN THINGS GET COLD IN TEXAS?
Like humans who don't like the cold you may find pesty things in your attic or garage. Homeowners can reduce the risk by eliminating by not storing bird seed or domestic pet food in plastic bags easily chewed by unwanted winter creatures. Remove hiding places in your yard, such as brush piles and trim plants away from your home. Get rid of tree branches hanging over gutters and roofs because squirrels make great trapeze artists and can find ways to get inside your attic. To prevent possible expensive damage, preventative maintenance is wise and wonderful, especially when you're trying to sleep and it's cold.