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Part 5: Common Mistakes of First-Time Home Buyers

Looking for a Home Like Their Parents It is very important for first-time homebuyers to remember that most people do not buy their dream home right out of the gate. Your parents or other family members and friends likely started out by purchasing a smaller house in the Greater Austin area. As they balanced what […]

Knowing WHEN to Sell in 2014 – FREE Guide

Strategic Guide for Savvy Home Sellers Home sellers who are considering selling their home in 2014 will have to make a few very important decisions. These decisions can affect how much money they will make, how easy or difficult the experience is and how quickly their new plans can become a reality. Arguably the most […]

Deadline for Filing for Your Homestead Exemption for Property Taxes!

The time has come to file for the Homestead Exemption for property taxes. If you have purchased your primary residence in 2013 (resided there as of 1/1/2014), then you can claim the homestead exemption on your property taxes. Homestead Exemption forms can be filed between January 1st and April 30th. In an effort to help […]

Common Mistakes of First-Time Homebuyers, Part 4

#4 – Not Making an Offer When They Find the Right Home The story starts so promising. A couple is so excited to be looking at homes for the very first time! The window shopping is over; no more are they only looking at pictures online.¬†They just received their pre-approval from their lender – they […]