August 16, 2011

Bridal Registry List: Toaster, Blender, New Home?

Seems like asking a lot of your wedding guests, huh?  With the FHA’s little known Bridal Registry program, it isn’t that wild of an idea. Young couples are in need of lots of items when starting their new partnership.  What is one of the most important things they need?  A roof over their head!  Couples can start off on the right foot towards homeownership by establishing a FHA Bridal Registry account.  The program, started in […]
May 17, 2011

Brazos Valley Confusion About Pre-qualification and Pre-Approval

If you are looking into getting a loan in the Brazos Valley there are some things you need to understand before you get too far into the process. Many people are confused about the difference between pre-qualification and pre-approval. Pre-qualification is an estimate (using information not usually verified) concerning the mortgage amount you can be approved for. Pre-qualification is a “test run” of the loan application process. Pre-approval includes an application fee and will require […]
April 30, 2011

Tips For House Hunting In the Brazos Valley

When you are looking for a home in the Brazos Valley it is important to know what your getting into. When you first go to look at a home you should bring a camera and a spouse, friend, family member or someone you are close with. It is important to take notes of each house and take pictures of the house so you are able to look back at what you saw in case you […]
April 29, 2011

Common Mistakes For First-Time Homebuyers In The Brazos Valley

Buying a home is a huge step whether it is your first time or one of many times you have experienced this! Making the fewest amount of mistakes possible or no mistakes at all is what your goal should be! I have listed five common mistakes for first time homebuyers. These mistakes have been provided by the National Association of REALTORS. 1. Buyers do not ask enough questions of their lender. When this happens they […]
April 12, 2011

Century 21 Beal, Inc. Easter Egg Hunt Preperation!!

  Personalize funny videos and birthday eCards at JibJab! This is how my family is preparing for the Annual Century 21 Beal, Inc. Easter Egg Hunt.  The hunt is held at the College Station City Park and we have a blast every year.  Being one of the agents working at Century 21 Beal, Inc., my first year I was volunteered to be the Easter Bunny!!  Every year a new agent seems to be volunteered, I […]
April 5, 2011

Prospective Buyers In The Bryan-College Station Area Looking Into Discount Points

There are many prospective buyers that ask about discount points?  What are they, are they worth paying, etc. Well to start out, you need to understand what they are exactly. Discount points are fees paid to a lender in order to purchase a lower interest rate, which is also known as “rate buydown”. The result of having discount points is a lower monthly mortgage payment over the life of the loan. For the discount points 1 […]
March 24, 2011

Trish McCleary of Century 21 Beal, Inc. of Bryan-College Station Has A New Listing

Trish McCleary agent for Century 21 Beal, Inc. of the Brazos Valley area has a new listing she is excited to tell you about! Here is a link to the listing she is speaking about in the video. http://15555arhopulos.epropertysites.com/ [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PcD2sTwDJM[/youtube]
March 16, 2011

Bryan, College Station – Property Virtual Tours

Please click the specific link below to view the property! 2431 Pintail, College Station, Tx. YouTube Video E-Properties Website Virtual Tour 2816 Horseback, College Station, Tx. YouTube E-Properties Virtual Tour 4505 Carter Creek, Bryan, Tx. YouTube Video E-Properties Virtual Tour  
December 11, 2010

Travel Secrets?

If you like to travel and save money…here are a few quick tips on how to travel on a budget. Airline Tickets – Plan in advance and visit discount websites to see if there are better deals. While these sites might charge you a service fee ($5 or so), they can easily combine flight segments from different airlines easily to give you a great deal. (bonus – get even more savings by finding promo codes before you […]