JULY HOME TIPS Cooling DFW in 100+ Degree Heat 1. CHANGE YOUR A/C FILTER!Changing the air conditioner filter really does have a HUGE effect. Even a partially clogged filter can result in a/c breakdown during extreme heat. 2. Keep the a/c thermostat at a steady temperature: when you are away, 76 to 78 degrees indoors… Continue reading JULY HOME TIPS
Most people know to clean the lint screen after every load of laundry. Keeping that filter clear will shorten the drying cycle, save you money, and prevent any potential fire hazards. It is also good practice to regularly, but at least twice a year, remove the lint that accumulates at the bottom of the housing… Continue reading JANUARY HOME TIPS
Any correlation between Punxsutawney Phil seeing his shadow and predicting a longer winter and the strength of the real estate market? These stats from the last 20 years show that there might be! For more information on building, buying, selling or leasing commercial or residential property anywhere in the world, contact Nicole Tucker, licensed… Continue reading While the Groundhog predicts the weather, does it also predict our real estate market?
Yesterday, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time this year – Merry Christmas? – and just the 2nd time in almost a decade. What does that mean to you? Borrowing money for things like buying or refinancing a home, buying a car and all those credit cards, will cost you more. According… Continue reading The Fed Raises Rates!
Dallas ranked as the top real estate market because it has been leading the nation in job growth, with 480,000 new jobs over the last five years, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2016, The top 5 cities are: Dallas/Fort Worth Austin Charlotte Seattle Atlanta Read the full story here. For more information on building, buying,… Continue reading Dallas ranked No. 1 on the 2016 National Investment Rankings report
The $1 billion Facebook Data Center development project is scheduled to open its first phase in Summer 2016. Read the full story here. 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… Continue reading Facebook is coming to Ft Worth
According to the 2015 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report released by the Texas Association of Realtors, For Sale by Owner (FSBO) homes in Texas sold for 30 percent less than homes sold using a Texas Realtor. The average Texas FSBO home sold for $160,000, compared with $228,000 for the average Realtor-assisted home sale. You’re not… Continue reading How much money are you losing when you sell your property For Sale By Owner?