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How slowly do you want to sell your home?

09/16/2016 | Author: Marty Kramer

If you don't want your home to languish on the market, you should hire a Texas REALTOR® to make sure you don't make this mistake.

Categories: Sellers

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5 ways to tell if the house you’re touring will need new windows

08/26/2016 | Author: Fran J. Donegan, guest expert

Tips for prospective homebuyers on window wear and tear.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners

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Can you trust online price estimates for your home?

07/29/2016 | Author: Summer Mandell

Get the scoop on websites that claim to give you an estimate of what your property is worth.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners, Renters

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Learn from others’ homebuying and selling mistakes

07/22/2016 | Author: Marty Kramer

Download a free 14-page guide with tips from Texas REALTORS® about buying or selling a home.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers

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4 reasons to contact a Texas REALTOR

07/01/2016 | Author: Summer Mandell

See how they can help you.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Homeowners, Renters

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Don’t learn this lesson the hard way

06/03/2016 | Author: Ward Lowe

More evidence that using a Texas REALTOR® makes sense

Categories: Sellers

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3 ways sellers can make a good impression during a showing

05/27/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

Try these tips to make your home more memorable.

Categories: Sellers, Homeowners

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Does a seller always have to provide the survey?

05/17/2016 | Author: TAR Legal Staff

A seller wants to know who is responsible for providing the survey.

Categories: Legal, Buyers, Sellers

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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