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Well, Well, Well so she decided to make an appearance! This last year has been a hard one for me. Lots of stuff happened. I gave in and went to work for a couple of friends of mine at the City of Insert name here. It was supposed to be for a couple of days a week. They really needed some help. ...
And Just Like That... It Was Sold!I think the secret is out that there is a shortage of homes to sell and buyers are jumping at any listings that hit the multiple listing service. This home had an offer within two days of listing.If you are thinking of selling your home in the Pearland, Manvel, A...
Well hello everyone! I know it's been a while but I wanted to share some exciting news! I have moved my brokerage over to David Tracy Real Estate. It took a while to get there but here I am.I hope to amp up my blogging again; been away too long.So to start with tonight here is a question... What...
Buyer and Seller beware! If you are thinking about purchasing or selling a home located in a town or city that has enacted zoning; then you need to know all the ends and outs of Zoning and what it is and how it works! It is surprising how many Realtors do not understand that property taxes ar...
I hope all of my friends here on Active Rain have a wonderful Mothers Day! If you are a mother, I am sending many hugs. If you can, kiss and hug your mom today!
Yard appeal is so important when selling your home. Your yard will entice home buyers to WANT to come into your home to see if it is as beautiful as it is on the outside. Buyers will look at your yard and that will be their mental measure of how well you took care of your home. If your yard look...
It's kick back Friday and time to relax and check out that R&R. Did you know it is a great time to meet new prospects? Time to get to know new people and their friends while having a fun time. Happy prospecting and meeting those new contacts! If you know someone who is thinking about buying or se...
How is Your Property Zoned? Realtors beware! Here in the Texas bay area there are many cities in the Galveston and Brazoria Counties that have imposed zoning. Each zone will describe what can be constructed in that zoned area. It may be a Single Family Residence or Commercial property and mayb...
The best way to fix a two to three inch shallow rut in your yard is to first loosen the dirt around and under the rut with a garden fork. The idea is to bring the dirt up to the sides of the rut, then spread a little compost over it. Once your compost is in place, then spread your dirt back onto ...
Whatever You Want This song depicts how I feel as a Realtor. It's whatever you want; it's whatever you chose, it's what every your willing to lose! The words to this song apply to buyers, sellers, and the agents involved. Today, while listening to 60's music I heard a song I had not heard in a ve...