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7 Benefits of Working with a Realtor

Posted on Thursday, May 13, 2021

If you’ve made the decision to purchase a new-build home, you may also have decided that you don’t need to engage the services of a Realtor. That would be a mistake. As helpful as your builder’s representative is, no one is better at helping buyers navigate the home buying process than a licensed agent. Here are seven benefits of working with a Realtor. Re ...

Will We See You at the Farmers Market?

Posted on Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Where do Vanbrooke residents go for farm-fresh produce, locally sourced meats and local wines? The Fulshear Farmers Market, of course. Run by Ramona Ridge of Forever Fulshear, the market has been a Saturday morning tradition for Fort Bend residents since 2014. All of the fruits, vegetables and food products sold at the market were grown or produced within a 200-mil ...

Budgeting for Home Ownership

Posted on Monday, May 3, 2021

Buying your first home is a once-in-a-lifetime achievement and one of which you can take great pride in. As you get ready to take this important step, you’ll want a budget that considers all aspects of homeownership. Luckily, with today’s low interest rates, you should have plenty of room in the budget to have the home of your dreams and all that comes with it. ...

Going Wild for Wildflowers

Posted on Friday, April 2, 2021

With arctic temperatures that left many with dead landscaping, many questioned if February’s winter blast would do the same to the famed Texas wildflower season. It looks like just the opposite is happening. According to a recent news report, the snow acted as a blanket for the wildflower seeds, watering them as they melted. Steady rain and temperatures below ...

The Vocabulary of Buying a Home

Posted on Thursday, March 25, 2021

ARM. PMI. APR. HOA.  Home buying has its own vocabulary with acronyms and terms you aren’t likely to hear in everyday conversation. If you are buying your first home, not knowing the lingo can be nerve-wracking. To help you crack the code, we’ve put together a list of the terms you will hear the most. Adjustable-rate Mortgage (ARM) – This is a mortgage optio ...