36 Hours in Galveston, Tex. By JEANNIE RALSTON JAN. 19, 2017 Though it’s now known mostly as a frothy beach resort, this port city, population 49,000, has more character than most flip-flop playgrounds.
11/01/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff The Texas housing market saw a slight increase in home sales volume in the third quarter while median prices also continued to rise.The Texas Quarterly Housing Report, released today by the Texas Association of REALTORS®, shows that 91,248 homes were sold in the past quarter, representing a 0.2% increase compared […]
For many first-time home buyers, the idea of a 20% down payment is terrifying. It’s one of the biggest obstacles to homeownership. Maybe you want to own a home someday, but the thought of saving up thousands of dollars for a home purchase has deterred you from seriously considering it. Believe it or not, it […]
Ahh the hazards of online value estimates. What is value anyway? Above all else, it’s subjective. One man’s trash…, beauty is in the eye… AVMs, or Automated Valuation Models, and all their algorithm-based cousins simply cannot factor in the human element (yet). Even the suppliers of these estimates acknowledge their limitations (see quoted website disclaimers […]