July 29, 2008

A New Look for Homebuyers

I ran across this article regarding a changing homebuyer profile that may interest you.     Changing Homebuyer Profile The profile of the average home buyer is constantly changing. One of the most dramatic changes currently is growth in the number of women buyers, particularly single women. If you would like to read the rest of this article, you may find it here. http://rws.rwstools.com/templateroot/LeadForms/NewsLetter.asp?nid=178&p=324628 Thanks to Brenda Williams and City Bank Texas for the use […]
July 21, 2008

College Station Golf Course Community – Pebble Creek Market Report Jan – June 2008

  The Pebble Creek neighborhood is one of College Station’s premier neighborhoods. Pebble Creek is one of the few golf course communities in the Bryan & College Station area. The neighborhood enjoys a great neighborhood school, an active homeowner association, regular events, a beautiful golf course and an inviting country club. In June there were 12 properties that sold. These properties sold between
July 14, 2008

New Fannie Mae Guidelines for Second and Investment Homes

New guidelines from Fannie Mae are changing how buyers qualify for mortgages when they already own an existing primary residence and they want to purchase a new one while converting the old one to a second home or investment property.
July 14, 2008

Why FHA Loans?

Many buyers are being approved for FHA loans. It leaves a lot of you asking, “What is this?” Many others are not applying because they say “I already have/had a FHA loan” or “I am not a first time home buyer.” What does this new era of FHA loans mean? It means the days of the “dreaded” FHA loans are over! FHA loans are loans that are backed by the government. The Federal Housing Administration […]
June 16, 2008

Thinking of Selling your College Station Home? What to Expect When Interviewing A Realtor

When it is time to sell your home in Bryan College Station, and start interviewing Real Estate Agents, you will want to meet with each agent separately. As you call to set up interview and make appointments, take special note of who you get on the phone right away and how long it takes for your phone call to be returned. The time it takes for you to get through to the Realtor will likely […]
April 19, 2008

Is The Real Estate Market Crashing???

Not here in Bryan College Station! We are experiencing our tried and true strong steady appreciation that we’ve seen for decades. All over the news the economy is devastating and home prices are “Tanking”. Not here in Bryan College Station, or the entire Brazos Valley for that matter. In a recent local market assessment we were able to determine at least moderate appreciation in every price range available here in BCS for the past two […]