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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

home for sale · mortgage · real estate · selling

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

Collin County · real estate

The latest site plans and video for the Dallas Cowboys development in Frisco, TX

The Frisco City Council conducted a work session on Monday, March 31, 2104, to review the latest site plans and renderings for Cowboys Alley (as it’s tentatively called), which is the central focus for retail and restaurants leading into the new multi-use sports complex, a 91 acre development along the Dallas North Tollway. This is the… Continue reading The latest site plans and video for the Dallas Cowboys development in Frisco, TX

buying · selling

Top Reasons You Should Sell Your Property During the Holidays

Most homeowners think that the best time to sell is during the Spring and Summer. However, this is when the inventory is at its highest. Thus, more competition. Selling during the holidays is actually an advantage for several reasons: 1.) January is typically the month which employers have new hires begin their new jobs. So,… Continue reading Top Reasons You Should Sell Your Property During the Holidays

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The bank that rejects the most mortgages

Number of 2012 home buyers rejected by the top 10 mortgage lenders *Applications denied for these lenders includes preapprovals denied Source for data: Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council Source for largest lenders: Inside Mortgage Finance A home loan refused by one bank might be approved by another! If you have been denied an approval from… Continue reading The bank that rejects the most mortgages

buying · Collin County · home for sale · Homes · real estate · Sachse · Woodbridge Master Planned Golf Course Community

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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Closing costs will increase starting May 1st. Sell now!

On Friday, the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) adopted a rate increase of 3.8% to the Basic Premium Rate for Title Insurance that will go into effect May 1, 2013. What does this mean? Closing costs will go up beginning May 1st. If you are considering selling a property, act now to try to save… Continue reading Closing costs will increase starting May 1st. Sell now!

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2012 Home Sales: The Best in 5 Years!

  Read the full article from CNN Money, “Steady December home sales capped the best year for the U.S. real estate market in five years,” 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, Dallas Preston Road… Continue reading 2012 Home Sales: The Best in 5 Years!