REALTORS® Look Out for Your Interests

You know REALTORS® are trusted advisors to help you buy, sell, lease, and manage real estate. REALT...

Test Drive Your Next Home

You’ve toured the house. You like what you see. But what is it really like to live there? Practic...

Texas Housing Markets Continue to Break Records

For the fifth consecutive year, the Texas housing market broke records in terms of the number of hom...

Is That Estimated Home Value Worth Anything?

A simple internet search will tell you what a home is worth. Or will it? Just because a website sho...

Your First Step Before Deciding Whether to Buy a Home

If you’re thinking of buying property, you’ll probably apply for a mortgage. But before lenders ...

What Form do You Use for That?

A real estate transaction can require many forms, contracts, and addenda. Even in a straightforward ...

5 Things to Consider Before Buying a Vacation Home

Is there a spot that you visit so often you’d like to purchase property? Or are you thinking of bu...

If Your Real Estate Agent Doesn't Have This Title, Get a New Agent

Is your real estate agent a REALTOR®? Although some people mistakenly use the two terms interchange...

Don't Fall Victim to Wire Fraud

Imagine the sinking feeling you would have if you found out the enormous sum of money you just wired...

What You Need to Know About Title Insurance

If you haven’t heard about it during your homebuying process yet, you will soon. Title insurance m...

'Tis the Season to Check Your Energy Usage

In Texas, summers are the season when electricity bills are typically the highest. However, that's n...

10 Maintenance Tips for First-Time Homeowners

If you’re first-time homeowner, you’ll probably experience some trial and error before you know ...

Buying a Home? Research Insurance Now

If you're in the process of buying a home or just starting your search, it's never too early to star...

How to Make Your Offer Stand Out in a Hot Market

Real estate markets are very competitive in many parts of Texas. As a buyer, how do you differentiat...

5 Texas Programs Homebuyers Should Know

The state of Texas provides a number of financial and educational resources to prospective homebuyer...

Why Homebuyers May Want to Research Opportunity Zones

In areas where competition is stiff for moderately-priced homes and inventory is thin, potential hom...

5 Q&As About Your Home Inspection

Whether you've had a home inspection done before or this is your first time, there are a few basics ...

Think You’re Experienced in Selling and Buying Property? Read This Before You Do Anything

It’s easy to assume that because you’ve purchased and sold property in the past that you know wh...

5 To-Do's for First-Time Homebuyers

There's a lot to consider when you're buying your first property. Make sure you do these five things...

When it’s Best Not to Keep Your Opinions to Yourself

It's perfectly normal to change your mind about what you're looking for during your house hunt. Mayb...