Corpus Christi, TX Real Estate News

By Sondra Meyer:, See It. Experience It. Live It.
On a Monday or Saturday afternoon, you  probably don't want to find yourself stuck behind Pete in the line at the grocery store.    Pete is a broad shouldered  cowboy that looks like he could be a bouncer at a night club.    Although Pete has owned a gym, he has never owned a restaurant.   However, he is certainly capable of planning, shopping and preparing home cooked meals that can be served on the tailgate of his truck.    The day before I met him, his basket would have been full of enough groceries to feed over 100 people fajita salads.  (He called them chiplote salads but most of his guests did not know what a chip lots salad was.)     His basket was filled  with chicken and pork, seasonings, tortillas, lettuce, shredded cheese, onions, big tubs of sour cream, salsa, hot sauce, chi...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
When planning a pre-PCS house hunting trip, you should consider the following points:1. Decide on the dates of your permissive leave (up to 10 days)2. You may have to dedicate a complete week for house hunting.3. It is best to find a realtor who can help you with a long email list to find the listings. Elizabeth Straessle is the Best Real Estate Agent in Corpus Christi. She can guide you with any type of listing you are looking at.4. After you finalize the sale, know more about the area and your surroundings.5. Check out the school that you have chosen for your child(ren).6. Check the sizes of the rooms to compare your house accessories and furniture. If you are sure about the location of the house, these early house hunting trips are beneficial. Here are some more questions that you ma...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veteran’s Home Loans for Corpus Christi Texas!!If you are reading this, you or a family member have likely served in our military.  First off, we would like to say a sincere “Thank You” for your service!  We recognize that not only do our Veterans sacrifice by serving, but their families do as well-, and we owe you all a debt of gratitude!One of the best benefits Veterans and their families receive due to their service to our great country is the VA home loan benefits.  We are going to outline just a few of these significant benefits in this article for you.Here are some of the major benefits you may receive by using your VA home loan benefits:*100% financing available- one of the very few loans available with no down payment!*Lower rates available than most loan programs- which saves y...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
The Military pays you 95% of the total costs of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) move to Corpus Christi TX. But, it depends upon the type of move you are planning to execute. Here’s some advice that can help you make a wise move. 1. Personally Procured MovePersonally Procured Move is also known as PPM or Do-It-Yourself (DITY). You move it all yourself. You pack, move, and unload items without the help of any packers. That’s when you choose one after visiting many homes near Corpus Christi, TX. The government pays you back ninety-five percent of the moving cost. This Includes weight charges, tolls, and packing material. With that, you have purchasing boxes, renting trailers, and installing tow packages. The money you receive back depends upon the distance of the move and the weight of g...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Yes. You may need a Military Relocation Professional for many reasons:   To understand the different procedures included in military relocation. To understand how the procedures affect relocation choices and services. To receive information in decision-making processes about renting, buying, or selling. To identify opportunities that help you find, sell, and buy housings. To understand the new market schemes. To understand the basic VA financings needed for the military relocation process. To know the different services and real estate transactions.   Let us go through the details about what military moving to Corpus Christi TX is about and why you need it. What is a Corpus Christi TX Military Relocation Professional?  MRP or Military Relocation Professional is a real-estate certificati...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
Island Life, Beach, Pool, Water, Entertaining & MoreWhen You think of Island Life in Corpus Christi, What Comes to Mind?  Living on the Water, a Pool, Deck, No Maintenance Landscaping?If This Sounds Like You, Then Check out My New Listing Located at 15021 Aquarius St. Corpus Christi TX 78418This 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Home with 2 Car Front Wrap Garage, Pool, Hot Tub and Deck Might Be For You!Come and See All of the Updates from Porcelian Tile Flooring Downstairs, to Custom Lighting Cabinets and Granite in the Kitchen. Check out the Picturesque Windows Downstairs Over Looking the Water, and the same upstairs in the Master Bedroom.  Very Low Maintenance Landscaping makes this home an Entertainer's Delight with Little to No Effort in Maintenance.  The Stainles Steel Cable around the Deck make...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Don’t miss this home for sale in Northwest Crossing! This must-see two story home features 4 bedrooms, bonus room, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2,238 square feet of living space.  Other exceptional features include a spacious kitchen, which boasts a huge kitchen island with a breakfast bar, and first-floor master suite. It is close to every major highway, Corpus Christi International Airport (CCIA), and USCG Air Station. Downtown Corpus is 15 minutes away and Padre Island National Seashore is a 30-minute drive. West Guth Park and hiking trails are also nearby.      Make this Corpus Christi TX  home yours for ONLY $273,900.   Call either one of us: Elizabeth Straessle or Tara Morgan from the All American Home Source Realty team, at 361-878-8000 and set a showing for this amazing home.    OverviewM...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
Corpus Christi TX Housing Reports Nov 2020Corpus Christi's Housing Market has been On Fire to say the Least.  Earlier in the year of 2020 we all thought the housing market was going to be a bust, but it turned out to be just the opposite.  Here are the numbers for November 2020 for the Corpus Christi Housing Market.The Median Price is $235,000 which is up 21% over November 2019.  There is only 2 months of Inventory making it harder for buyers to be able to have a choice if they really need to purchase.  This is Compared to 4.2 months of inventory in November 2019.  Active Listings are down 45.4% with only 743 Active listings on the Market in the Corpus Christi Area.  This includes all areas of Corpus Christi including the Island and Calallen.  The Price Distribution has changed drastica...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
A home with  comfort and style is waiting for you! You’ll love everything this Corpus Christi TX home has to offer. This impressive property features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and 2,238 square feet of living space.  Nestled in the sought-after community of Northwest Crossing, so much thought and detail went into building this beautiful 2-story home.   Northwest Crossing is a friendly neighborhood in Corpus Christi TX. Here you’ll find an assortment of residences with exquisite styles, varying sizes, and affordable price points.  If you are looking for a home in an excellent location, then this Corpus Christi TX house is perfect for you! It is close to every major highway, Corpus Christi International Airport (CCIA), and USCG Air Station. Downtown Corpus is 15 minutes away and Padre Isl...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
August 2020 Housing Reports Corpus Christi TX The Corpus Christi Housing Market is doing very well.  The inventory is at an all time low and the sales are at an all time high.  It is a great time to buy and sell real estate in the Coastal Bend due to interest rates being at an all time low, and more people working from home.  Corpus Christi Texas is one of the most affordable Beach Communities in the United States.  Most properties are between a few minutes to thirty minutes to the beach.  We are the home of the USS Lexington, Corpus Christi Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi Army Depo and the Texas State Aquarium.  The Medium Home Price is up 16.5% over this time last year, Active listings are Down 40% and Only 2.6 Months of Inventory compared to August 2019.  Homes are averaging 59 Day...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Are you preparing for your next Permanent Change of Station (PCS) move? Going through frequent moves is part of military life. Even if you have done it many times, these moves can be quite stressful so it is best to have the help of a professional.  A Military Relocation Professional (MRP) is an individual who works with military service members. She assists both current and former military service members. An MRP helps them to find the best housing solution suitable to their needs and situations. She is certified by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). An MRP can also assist service members in taking full advantage of military benefits and support. In this article, you will find out more about how a Military Relocation professional can make your PCS move to Corpus Christi TX mor...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
North Padre Island Corpus Christi Market Update 6/4/2020 There are currently 269 Residential Properties for Sale on Beautiful North Padre Island in Corpus Christi Texas.  This includes Homes, Townhomes & Condo's.  They range in Price from $79,000 up to $3,977,777. Whether you are looking for a Full Time Residence, Vacation Home, 2nd Home or Investment Property, There is Most Definitely Something for Everyone! There are currently 90 Condo's for SaleThere are currently 63 Townhomes for SaleThere are currently 114 Homes for SaleThere are currently 2 Partial Duplex's for Sale If you are looking for a Multifamily Property, There are 6 Multifamily Properties for Sale.  The Prices range from $279,900 up to $1,869,000.  I have a Pocket Listing for a 6 Plex that is not currently listed in the Co...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
Just Sold - Yes Just Sold Nemo Cay Townhouse in Corpus Christi Texas. My buyers are so excited about their purchase and will be living in this unit full time.  It is a great property with an amazing Pool that is heated, BBQ Area, Plus has a Playground for their grandkids.  Lots of people are moving to the area to be closer to family and enjoy Island Life!  It truly does not get much better than this, even in the Corana Virus Pandemic.  We are practicing Social Distancing, but still able to go for walks, and enjoy the Beach and Texas Sunshine.  It is a beautiful place to live, work and play. I could not be more excited for them with thier purchase.  It is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath townhouse with ample living for 3 adults.  Lots of room for entertaining and having guests over. Believe me, whe...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Stunning pool home in Kings Crossing Convenience, privacy, and space are yours in this Kings Crossing home in Corpus Christi. This home features 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms with 3,334 square feet of living space. Your inner chef will love the gourmet kitchen with double ovens, gas cooktop, granite countertops, backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and large stainless hood. Entertain freely in the light-filled living room, or enjoy bonding moments in the large loft. If you love entertaining, the covered patio with extended patio area leading to the pool is the best place.    There are many things to love about this Kings Crossing home. Make it yours for ONLY $439,900.   Call either one of us: Elizabeth Straessle or Tara Morgan from the All American Home Source Realty team, at 361-878-80...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Don't miss this beautiful and updated home for sale in Kings Crossing! Tucked away on the shady and tree-lined street of Villefrance Drive is an updated and spacious two-story home offering a serene living experience. Meticulously cared for both inside and out, this home features 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms in 3,334 square feet of living space, plus a large covered patio with an extended patio, and a stunning backyard with a pool.  The front yard with lush greens gives this home a warm and inviting appeal that will make you want to see more and explore. Updates include a renovated master bath, newer paint, carpet, and a fence. You'll also love the convenience of having plantation shutters, an underground sprinkler system, and Aquasana water purification and softener system. This pool hom...
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By Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
Waterfront Homes for Sale on N. Padre Island in Corpus Christi TX Update January 27, 2020 There are currently 72 Waterfront Homes for Sale on N. Padre Island as of January 27th 2020.  These homes are priced between $309,000 - $4,500,000.  The breakdown is as follows:$  300,000 - $  400,000 = 12$  400,000 - $  500,000 = 15$  500,000 - $  600,000 = 11$  600,000 - $  700,000 = 16$  700,000 - $  800,000 = 7$  800,000 - $  900,000 = 3$  900,000 - $1,000,000 = 3$1,000,000 - $2,000,000 = 4$4,500,000 = 1 There is 1 Contingent Waterfront Home for Sale on N. Padre Island as of January 27th 2020.  This home is priced at $445,000. There are currently 17 Waterfront Homes for Sale on N. Padre Island as of January 27th 2020 that are Under Contract or Pending closing.  These homes are priced between $2...
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By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
(Port Aransas Realty)
Corpus Christi, Texas - January 11, 2020  – The Corpus Christi Association of REALTORS® (CCAR) housing report shows that the median price slipped to $235,000 and closed sales were down slightly at 2.9%, according to the December 2019 North Padre Island Housing Market data report. Despite the monthly decline, the real estate market on North Padre Island continues to prosper.  2019 residential unit sales  finished well ahead of Port Aransas (550 sales North Padre versus 396 sales in Port Aransas/Mustang Island).  There are a number of new residential and commercial developments currently underway.  The approval of long-awaited funding for the Park Rd 22 bridge will be a catalyst for additional development by connecting the bay and gulf sides of the island.  Search all North Padre Island r...
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By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
(Port Aransas Realty)
Corpus Christi, Texas - December 13, 2019  – The Corpus Christi Association of REALTORS® (CCAR) housing report shows that the median price was up slightly at $287,900 while closed sales were down 25.6%, according to the November 2019 Padre Island Housing Market data report. The real estate market on North Padre Island continues to prosper.  Y-T-D residential unit sales continue to outpace Port Aransas by a greater than two to one margin.  There are a number of new residential and commercial developments currently underway.  The recent approval of funding for the Park Rd 22 bridge will be a catalyst for additional development on N Padre Island.  AXYS Capital and IBC Bank are planning to complete the canal construction at the bridge site in early Spring 2020.Explore all North Padre Island...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
Calling all new home buyers! If you're looking for a private place to call your own, this beautiful and updated 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in Ingleside is what you're looking for. Beautifully maintained and updated, this property is a must-have, especially if you've been wanting to own a home. You'll appreciate its spacious great room, inviting eat-in kitchen with almost new appliances, lovely patio with a pergola, solid wood front door, and many more! On top of it all, this home is conveniently located near schools, restaurants, and parks!    Make this home in Ingleside TX yours for ONLY $165,000.   Call us, Elizabeth Straessle, Tara Wells, and the All American Home Source Realty team, at 361-878-8000 and set a showing for this amazing home.   Overview Maps Photos Features $165,000 Sin...
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By Elizabeth Straessle, MRP, ~Military Spouse~ AllAmericanHomeSourceRealty.co
(All American Home Source Realty, LLC)
This beautifully-updated home in Ingleside is waiting for you! Are convenient location, privacy, and affordability your top priorities in looking for a home? If your answer is "Yes!" this Ingleside home for sale is what you're looking for.Nestled in one of the quiet residential subdivisions of Ingleside is a 3-bedroom 2-bathroom home that's perfect as a starter home. With almost 1,200 square feet of living space, this abode provides ample space, privacy, and comfort. It has also been updated for your convenience. The bathrooms are remodeled and new sinks, tiled showers, and a new water heater were installed within the past year. In 2017, new stainless steel appliances were installed in the kitchen.  You’ll appreciate it’s charming curb appeal, the decorative brick wall, the double-paned...
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