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Finding the Right Real Estate Agent For You: an Interview with Judy Pittman of Judy Pittman Inc Finding the Right Real Estate Agent For You: an Interview with Judy Pittman of Judy Pittman Inc

By Judy Pittman

Judy Pittman help you find the right real estate agent for you

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Subletting Your Apartment Subletting Your Apartment

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Maybe your company relocated or you lost hours at work. These are often a problem for renters who are stuck in a lease. Avoid the lease-break fee. Find out how to legally sublet an apartment in Texas and the issues involved.

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A Guide to Renting on the Coast of Texas A Guide to Renting on the Coast of Texas

By Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett goes into the beauty and benefits of renting on the coast of Texas

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Smart and Fun Decorating Tips for a Small Apartment Smart and Fun Decorating Tips for a Small Apartment

By Tiffany Raiford

Living in a small apartment has its perks (it doesn't take long at all to clean!) but it also has its down side. Small spaces are often misinterpreted as difficult to decorate. However, they're anything but! Inside, we spotlight some of the ways you can express your creativity and make the most of a smaller space

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Pros And Cons Of A Rent To Own Pros And Cons Of A Rent To Own

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Begin the path to homeownership while renting a home. Try a rent-to-own lease option. This option helps those who need time to build up credit or amass a down payment. Take a look at the pros and cons of a rent-to-own purchase option in Texas, and see if it's right for you.

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How a Rent-to-Own Works How a Rent-to-Own Works

By Mary Lamphere

While harder to find than traditional sale or rent options, a rent-to-own arrangement could be a great option if you are fully aware of how it works and what the potential risks are if you are unable to adhere to the terms of the contract. Inside, we review the basics of a rent-to-own contract.

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Secrets of Successful Real Estate Investing Secrets of Successful Real Estate Investing

By Tabitha Naylor

The falling global stock market saw many investors get badly burned, eating away a lifetime of savings, and severely impacting retirement funds. Inside, we offer some smart real estate investing tips that can help you steer clear of any future losses.

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Top 5 Texas Lakefront Communities Top 5 Texas Lakefront Communities

By Tabitha Naylor

The Lone Star State offers some of the finest lakefront living you will find anywhere in the world. Inside, we highlight five communities that stand out from the pack.

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Weird Texas Town Names Weird Texas Town Names

By Mary Lamphere

From foods to other major cities, countries to just plain weird, these Texas town names are sure to make you wonder if you heard the name correctly.

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To Rent Or To Buy? To Rent Or To Buy?

By Colleen Colkitt

Are you deciding whether to rent or buy a property? Choose the best option for you by reading up on some of the pros and cons of buying verses renting.

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