PHOTO FAIL: Backyard Pool

Believe it or not… This is an actual photo from a current listing! The gutter is falling off the roof and the pool is full of debris.  At least the caption didn’t read, “Don’t splash water in your soda while you swim in your sparkling pool!” I’m sure the photo was intended to “Disclose” theContinue reading “PHOTO FAIL: Backyard Pool”

Home in Northeast Crossing

In order for the bank to avoid the Foreclosure process and legal fees, they have agreed to sell this house for LESS than what the mortgage balance is! Who do you know who’d like to walk away from closing with INSTANT EQUITY? Priced at $120,000, this grand home is a BARGAIN! 2371 Square Feet 3-BedroomsContinue reading “Home in Northeast Crossing”

Home in Big Country

OVER 1800 SQUARE FEET FOR $110,000?!?  SERIOUSLY? Yes!  Off Marbach and 1604, this home is just outside city limits which means the Taxes are MUCH lower!  Low taxes + Affordable Purchase Price = Mortgage Payment LESS THAN RENT! 1818 Square Feet 3-Bedrooms 2-Full Baths 1-Half Bath New appliances, lots of storage.  Close to HWY 90,Continue reading “Home in Big Country”

Divorcing my husband and my house!

The power and strength in women nowadays is exhilarating to witness.  Women have certainly come a long way from being just a, “damsel in distress.”  We’ve paved our own way in this path called life; we don’t know everything and we’ll still get lost, but one thing’s for sure, WE’RE NOT AFRAID TO ASK FOR DIRECTIONS!Continue reading “Divorcing my husband and my house!”

Northwest VA Foreclosure

Here’s what a Northwest San Antonio Foreclosure looks like.  I’m showing this listing this morning. It’s actually in pretty good shape.  Just needs some cosmetic TLC. Texas law requires all real estate license holders to provide the Information About Brokerage Services to all prospective clients. TREC’s Consumer Protection Notice.

Home Builder Facts

“The Builder didn’t tell me that!”[updated: 09 Nov 2017]  First of all, this is by no means a post to bash home builders! I LOVE working with home builders.  Unfortunately, the average Joe/Jane is not familiar with the partnerships between Builders and REALTORS®, so they walk into a model home blindly.  They shake hands withContinue reading “Home Builder Facts”

Texas Homestead Exemption

HOMESTEAD EXEMPTIONS offered in the state of Texas: ALERT!  New filing requirements took effect September 1, 2011.  This page provides the new law and filing requirements. JANUARY 2013:  FILING FOR A HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION WHAT’S A HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION?  It’s a way to receive a discount on your Property Taxes. In TEXAS you have the right toContinue reading “Texas Homestead Exemption”

RENT-VS-BUYING

The end of the year is near.  Many of us will be making new resolutions for 2011.  This next year, I’m going to focus on home maintenance!  My little “to-do” list is getting a little too long.  Power-washing, paint touch-up, new bedroom set and maybe a new refrigerator!  I love my home. Around this timeContinue reading “RENT-VS-BUYING”