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 …

Tips for buyers to get their offer accepted!

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For home buyers in a competitive market or what is commonly known as a “seller’s market”, your offer to purchase must be worth the seller’s time. Given nowadays we see more and more multiple offer situations, buyers must be willing to consider how to make their offer most attractive to a seller. Sure, price is very important, but sometimes terms …

Check out this “Circular Sun” house in Phoenix!

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Whether you admire the legendary architect, Frank Lloyd Wright’s work or not, you have to admit, he was way before his time in terms of unique designs and styles. There is no denying his forward thinking in his modern, mid century modern style homes. How he came up with so many unique styles, yet made sure they were all unique …

Why do Victorian homes have a spooky history?

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As we approach Halloween (not at the top of my holiday lists to be honest), I ran into real estate related article that explains why Victorian style houses appear in “spooky/horror”films more often than other styles. I have to admit, I never really put two and two together, but I guess I can think of a few victorian style houses …

Are you a mid-century modern fan?

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Some people love them, while others don’t “get” them. Yep, I am talking about the mid century modern house designs. Popular from roughly 1945 to about 1969, mid century modern designed homes are still highly sought after by a specific buyer pool. Check on this one, built in 1967 in New Orleans that just hit the market for a pretty …

How home owner’s insurance claims work

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Ever had to file a home owner’s insurance claim? If not, this article in the below link can help you navigate through the process of filing a claim and seeing it through with your insurance company. Read the Original Article Here: How Does Home Insurance Work? How To File an Insurance Claim, and More Hill Country Flat Fee Realty saves …

How baseball relates to flat fee real estate!

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I know what you are thinking right about now after reading the title of this post, “How baseball relates to flat fee real estate.” You have to be thinking, “Oh brother, please!” Well before you leave this blog post, give me a minute to explain how a baseball analogy is akin to Hill Country Flat Fee Realty’s model. Well, here …

Should you list your home during COVID-19?

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I am receiving a lot of calls from prospective sellers asking whether or not the should list their home for sale or if perhaps it would be wise to wait and see the overall affects of the virus has on home values. This a great question and one that I cannot say for certain has the perfect or correct answer. …

Why does a seller have to pay buyer’s agent commission?

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Real estate commissions can be confusing and a little hard to understand to many home owners thinking of selling. If you are a home owners thinking of selling, the first thing you should know is that real estate commissions can often times be negotiated. Of course, this does not mean every real estate company in your area will be willing …

23103 Evangeline, San Antonio, Tx.

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Welcome to 23103 Evangeline in San Antonio, Texas! You will assume you are in a model home as soon as you enter this stunning, like-new, single level home that backs to a greenbelt built in 2018 by Highland Homes. The floor plan simply makes sense!  Open, bright, light and flows so well! 4 beds, 3 full baths, incredible floor plan …