3 Tips To Succeed In Today’s Real Estate Market

In today’s highly competitive real estate market, where inventory levels are not keeping up with the constant stream of buyer demand, there are steps you can take to ensure you are most prepared for success when buying a home. The 3 tips we are going to expand on today come from a recent blog by Trulia entitled, The Skinny on Skinny Inventory. 1. Be Prepared “Homebuyers should talk with a lender, real estate agent, and a home inspector BEFORE finding a home to make an offer on.” Being intentional, pre-approved, and prepared will set you up for the accelerated time… Read More

3 Questions To Ask Before You Buy Your Dream Home

If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interests at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the real estate market. Ask yourself the following 3 questions to help determine if now is a good time for you to buy in today’s market. 1. Why am I buying a home in the first place?  This is truly the most important question to answer. Forget the finances for a minute. Why did you even… Read More

8015 Riata Ave, San Antonio, TX 78227

8015 Riata Ave, San Antonio, TX Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1269 SQUARE FEET Charming little starter home for first time home buyers. Spacious living area w/ open concept floor plan. Beautiful ceramic tile throughout the entire original living space. Built ins in the living area and a unique wall dividing living & dining area. Huge gated yard with wrought iron in front and chain link/privacy fence in back. Quaint little covered patio perfect for entertaining. Large… Read More

The 5 Greatest Benefits Of Homeownership

Recently, Freddie Mac reported on the benefits of homeownership. According to their report, here are the five benefits that “should be at the top of everyone’s list.” Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Your monthly payments will remain stable. You may have some tax benefits. You can take pride in ownership. Homeownership improves your community. Let’s expand on each of Freddie Mac’s points: Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts a Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey, which… Read More

Pre-Approval Should Always Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage before starting your search. Even if you are in a market that is not as competitive, knowing your budget will give you the confidence of knowing if your dream home is within your reach. Freddie Mac lays out the advantages of pre-approval… Read More

7419 Copper Mesa, Converse, TX 78109

7419 Copper Mesa, Converse, TX Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1779 SQUARE FEET Pristine home in fast growing area, ready for immediate move in. This amazing home has been meticulously maintained. Open concept floor plan with tons of natural light. Newly updated guest/master baths as well as new flooring, trim and lighting throughout. Beautiful french doors overlook private and quiet backyard retreat. New roof, April 2017. Kinetico water softener and whole house dechlorinator w/ reverse osmosis system… Read More

Do You Know How Much Equity You Have in Your Home?

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 91,000 properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2017. This is great news for the country, as 48.2 million of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation. Price Appreciation = Good News for Homeowners Frank Nothaft, CoreLogic’s Chief Economist, explains: “One million borrowers achieved positive equity over the last year, which means risk continues to steadily decline as a result of increasing home prices.” Frank Martell, President and CEO of CoreLogic, believes this is a great sign for the market in 2017 as well, as he had this to say:… Read More

Buying Is Now 33.1% Cheaper Than Renting in the US

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers actually show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San Jose (CA), all the way up to 50.1% less expensive in Baton Rouge (LA), and 33.1% nationwide! Other interesting findings in the report include:   Interest rates have remained low and, even though home prices have appreciated around the country, they haven’t greatly outpaced rental appreciation. With rents… Read More

8935 Audubon Park, Converse, TX 78109

8935 Audubon Park, Converse, TX Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2514 SQUARE FEET Immaculate, MOVE IN READY home in beautiful Parc at Escondido. Priced WAY below market value, this home is a must see! Open concept floor plan, high ceilings & tons of natural light. Features include new carpet upstairs, updated master bath w/ double shower, large eat-in kitchen w/island, wood tile floors in family room, walk-in pantry and much more. HOA amenities are to… Read More

SOLD – 9810 Morningfield, San Antonio, TX 78250

9810 Morningfield, San Antonio, TX Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure Our Reviews $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 2300 SQUARE FEET Spacious and inviting, this home is ready for immediate move in. Huge Living room flows into quaint dining area. Galley style eat in kitchen. Large Back Yard perfect for summertime BBQ’s. Massive Master Bedroom Suite fit for a queen! Spacious and comfortable secondary bedrooms all with great closet space. Affordable HOA Fees and loads of neighborhood amenities. Close to everything including HEB,… Read More