Hey there, first-time homebuyer, can we have a heart-to-heart? You see, you’re buying your first home, and I couldn’t be more excited. I’m showing up as your biggest fan. But my guess is you’re hearing lots of chatter about this not being the ideal time to buy. Maybe even from people you love. Here’s the […]
Buying and selling at the same time. It’s not for the faint of heart, but my clients do it all the time. And in the end, they’re all smiles! I’m sharing my top tips for maintaining your sanity if you’re staring down both sides of a real estate transaction.
Homestead exemption is a provision that allows a Texas homeowner to remove part of your home’s value from taxation, so they lower your taxes paid on the home. Example: Your home appraised at $300,000, and you qualify for a $40,000 exemption (this is the amount mandated for school districts), you will pay school taxes on […]
You can easily get your home looking its best for buyers in a few simple steps from my tried-and-true pre-market checklist:, , .Clear out the closets.De-personalize the mainliving areas.Get rid of unnecessary furniture.Organize garages and attics.Spread fresh mulch and plant seasonal color.Replace interior and exterior light bulbs.Pressure wash walkways.Need another set of eyes on your […]
The other day a friend asked if there’s really a method to the madness for getting top dollar when selling. Good news! There is. If you scooch in a little closer, I’ll pass along a few of my best-kept secrets (usually reserved exclusively for clients!).✅Price it right. Setting the right price for your home is […]
Correct me if I’m wrong, but sellers in 2022 want — and deserve — top dollar for their homes. – ? . Now that the market has had a slight making the playing field a little more even, Instant offer companies are commin in hot trying to win sellers over. Yeah, it’s convenient and predictable, […]
You only get one chance to make a first impression, so you wanna get it right—especially when selling your home. With 97% of buyers beginning their search online, those listing photos matter, folks! So here’s what I’ll say: Your Real Estate Agent needs to hire a professional photographer to shoot your home. Why? It’s pretty […]
If there’s one thing that I could tell everyone about the process of moving, it’s this: Don’t take everything with you!! Seriously, long before you tape up the first box, decide what’s worth keeping, selling, or donating. Before your move, ask yourself these questions to help you decide what’s worth keeping, selling, or donating: Do […]