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Welcome to Rose King's Real Estate Blog! Here you'll find information about buying and selling houses in Texas. I post information about homes for sale in Friendswood, Pearland, League City, Alvin, Manvel, and the Houston Bay Area, as well as tips for buying or selling homes anywhere! I also post community news and market trends about neighborhoods throughout the Houston Bay Area and Galveston County. Sometimes I just like to blog about special memories or fun things. Thanks for stopping by!
First-time home buyers are usually very excited about finding and purchasing their first home. The question I always get when I meet with a new buyer is, “Where do I start?”The first thing buyers need to do is determine their purchasing power. They will need to know how much home they are qualifi...
There’s a new lunch destination in Alvin that locals are excited about. MyLeigh’s Café on Highway 6 is open for lunch from 11-2 Monday-Friday. Sandwiches, soups, burgers and ice cream delights are the basics on MyLeigh’s Café lunch menu. The café is located at 2370 Highway 6, Alvin, TX 77511. You...
In Texas, residents can file for a Homestead Exemption on their property taxes between January 1 and April 30 of each year. If you purchased a home last year, and it is your primary residence, you should file for your exemption, and save money on your property taxes each year from here on out.A H...
Friendswood, Texas is a charming community that offers first-class schools, a vibrant economy, great amenities and lovely homes. The City of Friendswood covers just 21.2 square miles, and land in this desirable location is becoming more and more scarce. Homes on acreage in Friendswood are also ha...
We all appreciate getting recommendations from friends and colleagues. And, as Realtors, we have many opportunities to make recommendations, and pay it forward to other businesses. One way you can pay it forward to others is to create a list of your favorite vendors and businesses for buyers and ...
Del Bello Lakes is a new master-planned community in Manvel, TX, just off Highway 288 near Highway 6. The location is perfect for anyone needing to commute to the Texas Medical Center, Downtown Houston, The Energy Corridor, The Galleria, Lake Jackson, Pearland or Sugar Land.There are four top bui...
The sleepy little town of Manvel, Texas isn’t quite as sleepy as it used to be. New neighborhoods are popping up in the area, and one of those neighborhoods stands out with beautiful homes and great amenities.Bluewater Lakes is a new community in Manvel, just south of Pearland off of Highway 288 ...
If you are looking for a new-construction home in Friendswood, Texas, you do not have many choices. Friendswood is mostly built out. There are only two neighborhoods with new-builds still available, and one of the two is very limited.Fortunately for folks who are looking to move to Friendswood, t...
This week I finally closed on a house that took 60 days to close – and it was a cash sale. It should have been a two or three-week process. But we encountered a problem that I have not encountered before.My client, who is a close friend of mine, had a Lady Bird deed on her parents’ home. A Lady B...
Like most Realtors, I have seen some pretty unusual and embarrassing things when showing houses. I have run across undies left hanging in the bathroom, pet poop in various placess on the carpet, and even a man sleeping in a bedroom when the house was supposed to be empty. But recently I ran acros...

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