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Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Home Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Home

By Tabitha Naylor

Selling your home can be an emotionally draining experience for many sellers. Inside, we offer advice on properly preparing your home and how to avoid the most common mistakes first time sellers often make.

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Bad Credit?  Don't Worry: You Still Can Buy a Home In Texas Bad Credit? Don't Worry: You Still Can Buy a Home In Texas

By Eleanor Boschert

Buying a home in Texas can be within your reach even if you have bad credit. Take a look at these strategies for improving your credit and becoming a homeowner despite your past financial mistakes.

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Types of Tenancy-Texas Types of Tenancy-Texas

By Tabitha Naylor

It's important to have a full grasp of how your tenancy is classified and what rights and responsibilities come with it. Inside, we highlight the various types of tenancy recognized in Texas.

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Five Home Equity Projects that Will Improve the Value of Your Home Five Home Equity Projects that Will Improve the Value of Your Home

By Eleanor Boschert

Low interest rates and tax benefits may have homeowners considering an equity loan to finance improvements or renovations on their home. Inside, we provide an overview on several projects that may deliver the most bang for your bucks.

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The Economics Behind The Thriving Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Market The Economics Behind The Thriving Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Market

By Eleanor Boschert

Real estate is humming away in Dallas-Fort Worth. The North Texas economy is bounding ahead, bringing new jobs with it. And, new jobs attract new residents who need a place to live and a place to work. If you're considering moving to D-FW, see why it's a red-hot region brimming with career opportunities.

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Open Houses: It's One of the Most Important Hours of Your Life, So Use It Wisely to Gather Information Open Houses: It's One of the Most Important Hours of Your Life, So Use It Wisely to Gather Information

By Eleanor Boschert

It's amazing that you could likely make one of the most expensive decisions of your life after spending under an hour wandering through an open house. So, make the most that time. While you explore home after home, follow these tips from MassRealty to help you focus on what to look for and how to get the information you need before you decide to make an offer to purchase.

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Why You Should Invest in Texas Real Estate and Call Austin Home Why You Should Invest in Texas Real Estate and Call Austin Home

By Eleanor Boschert

An economic powerhouse and one of the most vibrant hubs of all things cultural, Austin is where good living and healthy employment thrive. Here's a peek at why Forbes has called Austin "America's Fastest Growing City in America," three years in a row.

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How Online House Hunting Jump Starts Your Home Buying Experience How Online House Hunting Jump Starts Your Home Buying Experience

By Eleanor Boschert

Wouldn't it be great if buying a home was only one click away? With 90 percent of homebuyers and 93 percent of first-time homebuyers searching the housing market online, it has become a smart tool for a savvy buyer. We outline how to use the 'Net to your advantage

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New Construction is Cropping Up all over Texas Real Estate:  Buy Now and Protect Yourself While You're at It New Construction is Cropping Up all over Texas Real Estate:  Buy Now and Protect Yourself While You're at It

By Eleanor Boschert

With builders ramping up new construction activity to the tune of more than 30% in 2012 and upward projections in 2013, the time is right to buy a brand new home.

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Get Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approved Before You Even Begin Your Home Buying Process Get Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approved Before You Even Begin Your Home Buying Process

By Eleanor Boschert

Getting pre-approved is the most critical hurdle to making your dream of home ownership a reality. We provide some tips on how to get started.

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