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3 HVAC tips that will help first-time homeowners stay cool this summer

04/29/2016 | Author: James Richmond, guest expert

Get tips to keep your heating, ventiliation, and air conditioning unit in good shape.

Categories: Buyers, Homeowners, Renters

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When can I put my house back on the market after a contract falls through?

04/19/2016 | Author: Legal Staff

What a seller should do before listing his home again.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners

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Remodeling projects that don’t pay off

04/15/2016 | Author: Marty Kramer

Not all remodeling projects are wise investments.

Categories: Sellers, Homeowners

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Every real estate agent isn’t a REALTOR®?

04/01/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

Find out what makes a REALTOR® different from other real estate license holders.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners, Renters

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Use your ears to learn Texas real estate trivia

02/26/2016 | Author: Jaime Lee

The latest “Inside Texas Real Estate” podcast reveals whether Texas home sales reached new highs last year.

Categories: Research, Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners, Renters

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Texas real estate continues to be a strong investment

02/22/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

The latest market news highlights several cities

Categories: Research, Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners

The Texas flag waving in the wind.

Last year was big for Texas housing markets

02/08/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

Demand for homes was up in cities across the state.

Categories: Research, Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners

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4 expenses homebuyers should keep in mind

01/29/2016 | Author: Jaime Lee

Owning a home costs more than the sale price.

Categories: Buyers, Homeowners, Renters

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Can I prohibit handguns from my house?

01/26/2016 | Author: TAR Legal Staff

A seller asks about Texas’s carry law.

Categories: Sellers, Homeowners

The Texas flag waving in the wind.

Strong housing markets keep Texas cities on top

01/21/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

Texas cities have been named to several lists.

Categories: Research, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners