8 Mistakes When Pricing Your Home for Sale

Picking the wrong asking price for your home can cost you a lot of money. Here are nine don’ts whe...

Steps to Boost Your Credit Score

There aren’t shortcuts to improving your credit score. You’ll need to make sound financial decis...

How to Prepare for Who's Going to Buy Your Home

Where were you in 1980? A person born after that year might be buying your home this year. Signific...

Why You Should Hire a Property Manager for Your Rental

People do manage their own rental properties, but it's not always the best option. In addition to ta...

How Your Texas REALTOR® Can Keep you From Making Rookie Homebuyer Mistakes

Picture a home with a shady backyard overflowing with blooming flowers, chirping birds, and a spacio...

How Much Should You Offer for That House?

Real estate buyers can submit offers for any amount, often with conditions that make their offer mor...

How to Meet Your Home-Selling Goals

Whether you’re selling your home for the first time or the fifth, your goals stay the same: Attrac...

4 Questions Homebuyers Should Ask to Find the Right Agent

When it comes to finding homebuying help, you have to choose someone who is the best fit for you. So...

Sellers: What’s Your Time Worth?

There are just too many hours in the day, aren’t there? If you need a time-intensive project to f...

3 Ways to Prepare for Homeownership While Renting

You may not be ready to buy your first home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t prepare now. Here a...

What you Should Know About Home Inspections

You want to know as much as possible about the property you're buying—it’s a big investment. Hir...

3 Ways Sellers Can Make a Good Impression During a Showing

You may not be there in person, but what you leave behind for a showing can help your home make a go...

5 Ways the Location of Your Home Can Affect Your Life

Before you decide on a property, make sure the location is the right fit for you. Here are some ques...

How Long is the List of Things You Don’t Know About Selling Your Home?

Selling a house on your own is like explaining the solar system to a child. You think you can handle...

64 Numbers you Shouldn’t Ignore

When you purchase a house, you want to make it yours. You repaint walls, buy new light fixtures, and...

Are Open Houses Useful or a Waste of Time? Yes

Neighbors often love open houses. They'll wander in, check out the kitchen and bathrooms—wow, that...

Understanding Earnest Money

An important part of the homebuying process that you may never have heard of could help you land the...

5 Questions to Ask Your Listing Agent

Ready to list your property for sale? Before you answer, consider asking your Texas REALTOR® the fo...

Every Real Estate Agent Isn’t a REALTOR®?

If you’re planning to buy, sell, or lease property, you’re probably in the market for a real est...

Little Things That Make a Big Impression on Buyers

It doesn’t take much to ruin a buyer’s impression of a home. Take an otherwise appealing house ...