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Looking for tips about buying, selling, or leasing property? Market data? How about information about issues affecting homeowners in Texas? Check out the Advice for Consumers blog.

If you’re a Texas REALTOR® and want legal updates and business tips to better serve your clients and succeed, visit the Advice for Texas REALTORS® blog.

Advice for Consumers

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You sure you want the internet to solve your real estate problems?

You can post your real estate questions to online message boards ... is that a good idea?

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How smart home features can make you safer

Beyond opening doors or changing temperatures, smart home devices can make you feel more secure.

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What’s the point of mortgage points?

The questions to ask when considering prepaid mortgage interest.

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Advice for Texas REALTORS®

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Do you know the basics of air-conditioning systems?

Take our quiz to see how much you know about air conditioning systems and how they work.

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When and how to disclose agency

What The Real Estate License Act says about telling other parties who you represent.


How Texas REALTORS® are preparing to lead in 2017

The 2017 TREPAC/Governmental Affairs Orientation brought hundreds of Texas REALTORS® to Austin for in-depth training.

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Texas Real Estate Advocate

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3 ways to prepare for November 8

If you want to vote on Election Day, you have to be registered by October 11.

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Do you know what the presidential candidates have in common?

Real estate is common ground for the nominees.

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How we support your real estate interests on all sides

A great example of Texas REALTORS® working for real estate consumers.

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