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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
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The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Rockwall TX Home Loans. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Rockwall TX Home Loans and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Rockwall, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful. You should c...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
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Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Rockwall TX FHA 203k Rehab Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts of remodeling or updates to their existing home without having a higher cost second lien thanks to this special FHA loan program.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury items" in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. Although, you can repaint, replace flooring and appliances, add a room to an existing structure (which can add to value tremendously as you increase the square feet of your home) as well as remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms.This loan pro...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for  Rockwall Texas Home Loans. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of  Rockwall Texas Home Loans and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Rockwall, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful. You ...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
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Being a Rockwall Texas First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Rockwall Texas First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
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There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 VA loan benefits in Rockwall TX in 2020. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Being a Rockwall TX First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Rockwall TX First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the older...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 Rockwall TX VA loan benefits in 2019. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, V...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Home Loans in Rockwall TX. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Home Loans in Rockwall TX and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Rockwall, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful. You sh...
By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
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Veterans Loans in Rockwall TX - the best loan program in Texas!  VA Mortgage Loans are one of the best mortgage loan programs available today for both honorably discharged Vets and active duty military personnel.  Here are some of the great features of this fantastic program:  - Zero Down Payment, 100% financing.  - Monthly mortgage insurance is not tacked on to your payment.  - Easier credit qualifying compared to other types of mortgage loans.- VA Mortgage Rates are low compared to other types of home loans.   How do you know if you qualify for Veterans Loans in Rockwall TX.  You must first verify your eligibility. Eligibility is verified by ordering your Certificate of Eligibility or COE. A Texas VA loan lender can order your COE quickly for you, or you can go directly to the VA to o...
By inboundREM Market Updates
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Best Schools in Rockwall, Texas1. Grace Hartman Elementary SchoolGrace Hartman Elementary School is an excellent school with 609 students and a student-to-teacher ratio of 18:1. The school has an average proficiency score of 96% in languages and mathematics, making it one of the top-performing schools in Texas.Check out our original blog post at https://www.rockwallarearealestate.com/. 2. Celia Hays Elementary SchoolCelia Hays Elementary School is an ideal school for families living in the northern part of the city of Rockwall, Texas. The school offers classes for students between PK to K-6 with a total student body of 732 children and 35 teachers. The school has an average proficiency rate of 92% in languages and 93% in mathematics. 3. Virginia Reinhardt Elementary SchoolVirginia Reinh...
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Rockwall, TexasRockwall is a city in Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex and is the county seat of Rockwall County. The city has a land area of 31.6 square miles and a population of 44,208 residents. Also, Rockwall is known for its beautiful boat marinas along Lake Ray Hubbard and the charming golf clubs throughout the city. What is Cost of Living?Cost of living is the amount of money one would have to spend in order to maintain a good quality of life in a given part of the country. Families who plan to move into a new community will want to consider their potential expenses and income to determine if moving is financially viable. Cost of living is a good indicator if your plan to purchase a home in Rockwall would be a good proposition for you. The city is apparently more expensive compared to ...
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Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall County, TX Town Information, and Market ReportReal Estate in Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall County, TXLake Ray Hubbard is a beautiful lake that covers a good portion of the western areas of Rockwall County. There are many lakeside communities and residential developments throughout the county that maximize the natural beauty of the region. These communities feature exclusive amenities, several recreational facilities, and beautiful home lots with fantastic lakeside views. Real Estate in the area includes vacant lots ready for development, suburban single-family homes, and custom-built luxury residences. These million-dollar properties are some of the most sought-after real estates in the county and are perfect for investors and homebuyers alike.Check out our origi...
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Acreage Homes and Farms, Rockwall County, TX Town Information, and Market ReportReal Estate in Acreage Homes and Farms, Rockwall County, TXRockwall County is a beautiful county in the state of Texas with a total area of 144 square miles which is the smallest the region. The county covers a good portion of the beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard, and many lakeside attractions and developments are readily available in the community. The six major cities in the county include Royse City, Fate, McClendon-Chisolm, Mobile City, parts of Rowlett, and the county seat which is Rockwall City.The region is known for its beautiful countryside with beautiful rural farmlands and lovely landscapes. There are many residential developments throughout the region as the many cities in the county serve as homes for...
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Rockwall, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in Rockwall, TXThe city of Rockwall presents itself to America and the world in a highly positive note. It has so many things to offer, from its popular tourist destinations to the subtlety of suburban living. The city, though relatively small compared to other city giants from other states, positively depicts the Texas way of life.Check out our original neighborhood page at https://www.rockwallarearealestate.com/ Rockwall AmenitiesRockwall is in no shortage of attractions. The city is home to a well-known harbor and it is dubbed as one of the top shopping places in Dallas. Aside from being a go-to place to shop and dine, Rockwall allows you to witness the breathtaking views of the waterfront and sunset along the shoreline. Down...
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Sunnyvale, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in Sunnyvale, TXSunnyvale is a rural town in Texas that is approximately 15 miles east of the city of Dallas. Lake Ray Hubbard to the northeast, Garland to the north, and Mesquite to the west and south border the town of Sunnyvale. A good portion of the area is large privately-owned vacant lands and farms. There are also many residential developments and subdivisions in the region as well as a few commercial areas in the town center. Families looking for a small town far from the hustle and bustle of the city will love the family-friendly environment of Sunnydale. Homes for sale in Sunnyvale include single-family homes, luxury properties, and large lots with multiple acres. Check out our original neighborhood page at https://ww...
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The Shores, Rockwall, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in The Shores, Rockwall, TXThe Shores is a lovely residential neighborhood in the northwestern part of the city of Rockwall, Texas. The community features beautiful brick homes and exclusive neighborhood amenities. Residential properties in the subdivision are three to six-bedroom single-family homes with classic suburban architecture. These homes provide spacious living areas, comfortable designs, ample parking spaces, and well-maintained yards. Many of these residences have additional features including swimming pools, lakeside views, and golf course views.Check out our original neighborhood page at  The Shores AmenitiesThe Shores feature a variety of outdoor and recreational amenities that provide residents with f...
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Chandlers Landing, Rockwall, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in Chandlers Landing, Rockwall, TXChandlers Landing is a lakeside residential subdivision in the southwestern part of Rockwall, Texas. The neighborhood features lovely lakeside facilities and community amenities. The tree-lined streets are well-maintained with beautiful green spaces and paved walkways. Residents can enjoy the many family-friendly recreational facilities within the community as well as visit nearby shopping centers, outdoor parks, and restaurants just outside the subdivision.Real Estate in the neighborhood includes single-family homes, garden homes, brick homes, low-rise condominiums, and townhouses. Families looking for a new home in the city of Rockwall will appreciate the well-priced houses ...
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McLendon-Chisholm, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in McLendon-Chisholm, TXMcLendon-Chisholm is a city in the southeastern part of Texas located approximately 6 miles southeast of the city of Rockwall. The town is a vast open landscape of privately owned lands, residential neighborhoods, and a few commercial developments. There are a few restaurants, retail businesses, and other establishments in the city but most schools, shopping centers, and hospitals are found in the city of Rockwall. There is a good number of subdivisions and residential developments in town with a variety of townhouses and single-family homes. These houses are perfect for families looking for a spacious home far from the noise and pollution of the city. Check out our original neighborhood page at ...
By Tracy Lee Parker, Buy*Sell*Lease
(RE/MAX Heritage/PLATINUM PROPERTIES & MANAGEMENT)
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Best Restoration Company in DFW Metroplex  Contact: Jesus Mendezfor a FREE ESTIMATEPhone: 469-338-7286   Specializing in Roofing, Fencing, Guttering, Painting, Windows, Remodels & More!  I was introduced to this company by Jesus Mendez whom I have known many years now. He works for Richard Restoration, a local family owned business in the restoration industry. He said they will guide you through a honest process, standing by their work with a 5 year warranty!!  Now that is impressive and should make you feel comfortable!  They are also bonded and insured, so if anything were to happen they are fully covered so you are too!!  They will work with your insurance company too.  I strongly believe in hiring local companies after a natural disaster or for a remodel on your home! There are so m...
By Tracy Lee Parker, Buy*Sell*Lease
(RE/MAX Heritage/PLATINUM PROPERTIES & MANAGEMENT)
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For the LOVE of helping I had an updesk call from a family in a bad situation. They desperately needed to sell and quickly! I went to the home that evening and was very disappointed in the home as it needed many repairs , including foundation and come to find out the mortgage had not been paid in awhile! The parents had allowed the adult kids and their kids to move in and the house was close to hoarder status! You could hardly walk around their was so much stuff! The parents were so distraught about the mortgage not being paid because they had helped the children financially !!! I felt sorry for them but also a little mad because no one should let their grown children take advantage of them like that !  I did agreed to help them and listed the home as a short sale. The home did get nega...

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