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Buying A Short Sale Buying A Short Sale

By Colleen Colkitt

When considering a short sale as an option, weighing the pros and cons might be a good idea before entering into this type of transaction. Inside we provide an overview of this type of real estate transaction.

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How To Become A Texas Real Estate Agent How To Become A Texas Real Estate Agent

By Tabitha Naylor

The Texas real estate market is heating up right alongside the weather. For those looking to make the jump from interested observer to agent, we offer this overview of the steps needed to become a Texas real estate salesperson

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market Getting the Buyer's Edge in a Hot Texas Real Estate Market

By Eleanor Boschert

The Texas real estate market is rebounding in a big way. Use these tips to ensure you stay ahead of the field!

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