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Increase funding for transportation infrastructure without new taxes or debt

09/15/2015 | Author: Mark Lehman

Vote for Proposition 7 on November 3 to increase funding for the state's transportation infrastructure.

Categories: In Lehman's Terms, Renters

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Can I ask if other applicants want the apartment?

08/25/2015 | Author: Legal Staff

The obligations of property managers regarding lease applicants.

Categories: Renters

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Are these rumors keeping you from being a homeowner?

08/21/2015 | Author: Summer Mandell

Get the facts about owning your own home.

Categories: Buyers, Renters

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I signed a lease but changed my mind

07/28/2015 | Author: TAR Legal Staff

What happens to the security deposit and prepaid rent if you decide not to move in after you signed the lease?

Categories: Landlords, Renters

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3 homebuying myths busted

07/24/2015 | Author: Summer Mandell

Don’t be tricked by these common misconceptions.

Categories: Buyers, Renters

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Real estate data is everywhere, but what does it mean?

03/20/2015 | Author: Marty Kramer

You could make great decisions about real estate transactions ... if you just knew what to do with all that information.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners, Commercial real estate, Renters

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Don’t think real estate news is entertaining? Listen to this

03/13/2015 | Author: Editorial Staff

"Inside Texas Real Estate" offers a short, fun take on Texas real estate news

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners, Renters

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How a break-in affects your lease

03/10/2015 | Author: Legal Staff

If my rental house gets robbed, can I move?

Categories: Renters

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You might become a renter again. Yes, you!

02/20/2015 | Author: Marty Kramer

Even if you've been a homeowner for many years, renting might make sense for you in some scenarios.

Categories: Homeowners, Renters

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It’s a long way from accepting a contract to selling your home

01/23/2015 | Author: Marty Kramer

Not so fast, sellers. You don't have a sale until the deal closes.

Categories: Sellers, Renters