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Home ownership is even more affordable! FHA reducing MI

Home ownership is even more affordable! Obama is instructing the Federal Housing Administration to reduce mortgage insurance 50 points – from 1.35% to 0.85%. This decrease is available for new home loans or refinances. Read more here. For more information on building, buying, selling or leasing commercial or residential property anywhere in the world, contact… Continue reading Home ownership is even more affordable! FHA reducing MI

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North Texas June Home Sales Up 7 Percent

Posted from RECON: Real Estate Center Online News DALLAS (Dallas Morning News) – North Texas preowned home sales were up 7 percent in June — the largest year-over-year monthly gain so far in 2014. Median sales prices rose 10 percent from a year ago to a record $199,900. Real estate agents sold 9,841 home last… Continue reading North Texas June Home Sales Up 7 Percent

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Forbes’ list of “Where To Invest In 2014”

Ready. Set. Buy a new house! Forbes says Fort Worth and Dallas are the the number one and two best investments for real estate in the nation! 1. Fort Worth-Arlington, Tex. 2. Dallas-Plano-Irving, Tex. And Houston hits the list at #5. THREE Texas cities are on the list of the top 20 cities in the… Continue reading Forbes’ list of “Where To Invest In 2014”

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Top Five Searched Neighborhoods in 2013

What are the most searched neighborhoods in the country? Realtor.com® analyzed its ZIP code search data to determine the most-searched neighborhoods and hottest places to live in 2013. Noted for their great sense of community, small-town feel, charming homes, among other features, here are the cities that topped realtor.com®’s list:   1. Old Town: Chicago… Continue reading Top Five Searched Neighborhoods in 2013

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New Higher FHA Loan Limits for DFW beginning January 1, 2014

DFW loan limits for 2014 will be $287,500 for a single family home!   For more information on building, buying, selling or leasing commercial or residential property anywhere in the world, contact Nicole Tucker, licensed agent with Keller Williams Realty Central at 972-992-8204 or visit my website at http://FindHomesInDFW.com Nicole Tucker ~ Making Real Estate… Continue reading New Higher FHA Loan Limits for DFW beginning January 1, 2014

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What to Expect When They’re Inspecting: Facts and Myths of a Home Inspection

There are several different situations when a home inspection is a good idea. The most common is when a home buyer is under contract and in the option period of the buying process. Your new home may perhaps be the biggest purchase of your life, so having a TREC (Texas Real Estate Commission) licensed home… Continue reading What to Expect When They’re Inspecting: Facts and Myths of a Home Inspection

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JUST LISTED! 3/2/2 in Woodbridge, Sachse – Wylie ISD

  3 Bedrooms   2 Bathrooms   HUGE Formal Dining Room   Fireplace in family room   Island Kitchen with Granite   Engineered Hardwood Floors in Entry, Family Room and Master Bedroom   OVERSIZED Backyard with Covered Patio AND Deck – Outdoor TV stays   Master planned PGA golf course community with 5 resort-style pools,… Continue reading JUST LISTED! 3/2/2 in Woodbridge, Sachse – Wylie ISD

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JUST LISTED! 4/2/2 in Frisco close to highways, schools and shopping! Upgraded kitchen with stainless, granite, Jenn-Air gas range. Back yard has 8 ft board on board fence, covered patio and huge open deck.

Clean and bright, ready to move in single story home in Frisco! 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms Upgraded kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counter tops, beautiful back splash, Jenn-Air gas range. New tile and glass in master shower. Recent paint, roof. Other extras/upgrades/improvements include water softener, hot water heater, solar screens, sprinkler system and more! Ask… Continue reading JUST LISTED! 4/2/2 in Frisco close to highways, schools and shopping! Upgraded kitchen with stainless, granite, Jenn-Air gas range. Back yard has 8 ft board on board fence, covered patio and huge open deck.

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Since it’s Election Day and we’re all focused on the future today: What are you going to do when you quit working?

Excerpts from OutFront magazine by Keller Williams Realty, THIRD QUARTER  2012, VOL. 9 NO. 3: Jim (McKissack): We would ask questions like, “What are you doing to do when you quit working?” My biggest aha was that maybe one out of every 25 people we talked to had even thought about a plan for their… Continue reading Since it’s Election Day and we’re all focused on the future today: What are you going to do when you quit working?