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 […]
December 8, 2010

Best Places for Military Retirement? College Station TX is ranked #4!

The College Station-Bryan metro area has a low cost of living and has avoided the housing issues seen in much of the United States. In addition to no taxes on federal pensions, the local economy is stable, due in part to the presence of Texas A&M University, with 45,000 students. Sports are a huge part of Texas A&M’s culture and their teams are some of the best in the nation. And, as with any large […]
August 18, 2008

Bryan-College Station Tx Need Financing for a Rehab Home?

So you found a rehab deal in Bryan or College Station, Tx. And with the renovation costs and the after repair value, this property will turn into a nice profit. You probably can even set a price that will make for a quick sale when the rehab is at completion. There is just one thing holding you back – finding the money to purchase it! In recent times, it was fairly easy. You would pick […]
May 21, 2008

Michael Stribling is Our HGTV Design STAR!

Update July 17, 2008 – “How do I contact Michael to decorate my home?” You can reach Michael Stribling at Did you know we have another “STAR” in our community? ANOTHER College Station resident is being featured on national television. Michael Stribling is one of the eight contestants on this season’s HGTV Design Star a reality competition design show. He is the youngest person to compete on Design Star! HGTV says that he “attributes […]