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Arlington TX Real Estate Blog

What is your favorite travel destination?

There goes a saying, “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.”  Sometimes you just need to schedule some flex time to give your work travel a little boost and sight see. It might mean arriving a day early or catching an earlier or later flight home after your meetings have ended. Why not? You came all this way after all.  We feel very privileged each year to participate in our company’s annual Family Reunion for Keller Williams Realty. Each year the destination changes and this year we just got back from New Orleans. We enjoyed not only learning new ways to refresh and re-energize our business but had time to enjoy the culture of this city. What’s your favorite travel destination? What made it an amazing experience?


What do I need to do to sell my house for top dollar?

Call us today for a free no obligation market analysis on your home.

10 Best-Kept Secrets for Selling Your Home

Selling Secret #4: Take the home out of your house One of the most important things to do when selling your house is to de-personalize it. The more personal stuff in your house, the less potential buyers can imagine themselves living there. Get rid of a third of your stuff - put it in storage.


Do I need a realtor to represent me on new construction homes?

Call us today and ask about our Builder Trade-In program. if you are considering new construction, we are here to help!

Want to Buy a Brand New Home? Get Started With These Tips

New home buyers don't want a used house when only new home construction will do. They don't want to inherit somebody else's worn carpeting, personal taste in kitchen appliances, or look at some kid's initials scrawled into once-wet cement. The home must be brand spankin' new, fresh and clean without so much as a finger print on the walls.


Should I buy a Spec Home?

If you are considering buying a spec home, give us a call to discuss price points and areas. We stay up with the current inventory on spec homes by some of the most popular builders in the DFW area. We can help you navigate best options for you and which builders are offering the best incentives.  We are here to help!

In a time of high demand and limited inventory, spec houses are making a return

March 15, 2018 Home buyers across the country are scrambling for properties, and real estate professionals are begging for more houses to be built to answer the high demand. Under these conditions, you might suspect that developers would be more inclined to build a house even before a buyer has purchased it.


Should I buy a house with friends or family?

6 Things to Consider Before Buying House with Friends or Family

Buying a home with someone else can be a great option for many reasons. But it can also come with some potentially huge personal and financial pitfalls. Understanding these issues ahead of time will ensure that your finances--and your relationships with your co-owners--come through the process intact.