Top trending colors for real estate

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As we all know, trends come and go and trends in real estate are no exception, especially when it comes to paint colors. Outdated colors can turn buyers off immediately or can bring lower offers than the same house with updated, trendy colors. If you are curious as to what colors are hot, check out the below article that goes …

Unreal Central Texas Castle!

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Wow! Check out this castle-style mansion in Central Texas for sale for 6.5 million dollars! It is simply something I have never seen before, a true one of a kind property for sure! Imagine the endless possibilities this property offers as you read the full article below. It is almost unimaginable what someone could do with this property. I can’t …

Balls & Strikes…it’s time for technology to call em!

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I realize there are two schools of thought when it comes to replacing home plate umpires with automated technology that would call balls and strikes instead (with the goal of eliminating mistakes often made via human error). Furthermore, I also recognize that one can make a strong case for either side of such a conversation (I personally am in favor …

Snow in the Texas Hill Country!?

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While many people in Texas say we have two different kinds of weather, “hot and hotter”, this saying was debunked big time this week with historic cold weather and snow that descended upon not only the Hill Country of Texas, but all of Texas! Overnight temperatures have plummeted to close to zero degrees while daily high’s are hovering in the …

New construction industry is on fire!

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Have you been curious about what the new home construction industry looks like? Are new builds up or down? What has the Covid-19 virus done to the new home industry? Read the below linked article to get all the latest information and data on the new construction market. I will give you a hint: it is on fire! Read the …

What happens when my listing agreement expires?

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Have you ever listed your home with a real estate agent and before your home sold, the listing agreement expired? In a seller’s market, this doesn’t happen all that often, but it certainly does happen. It may have not have sold for a variety of reasons such as condition, location, price, etc., however if your listing does expire, what happens …

Experiencing “new house smell” odor? Here’s how to get rid of it!

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Have you or someone you know recently bought a brand new home and smelled that very unique odor of the new house? Almost every time I have walked into a brand new, unoccupied home, I can immediate notice that smell. Unlike a new car smell, a new home smell is different. It is essentially a combination of several construction related …

Home prices are on the rise yet again!

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Many people, myself included, wondered what effects Covid-19 would have on the housing market. Would the market crash, would is remain stable, would prices hit rock bottom or would prices actually increase? Well, the data is in. A recent study by Case-Shiller tracked twenty metropolitan areas within the U.S. and in nineteen of them, prices of homes increased from the …