Posts by Sean Davis

Can You Trust a Zestimate?

 Can you trust your Zillow Zestimate? Today I’ll explain why they’re not completely accurate. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report Can you trust your Zestimate? I get asked this question all the time. We’ve all been conditioned by Zillow to go check our Zestimate. That’s one of the first things many do if they’re a buyer, seller, or just a homeowner—check if their home has gone up in value. So let’s discuss that Zestimate. Most people don’t know that Texas is a non-disclosure state, one of
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Have You Filed for Your Homestead Exemption?

 Happy New Year! With the birth of 2020, it’s time to remind you homeowners of an important topic: filing your homestead exemption. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report If you bought a home within the last year, you should file for a homestead exemption now. Apply for the exemption below—under the “Application/Form” section, click on “Residential Homestead Exemption” and fill out the application. Apply here for any of the following counties: Bexar County Comal County Kendall County Medina County Remember, you will need to have your
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When’s a Good Time to Start the 2020 Home-Selling Process?

 As we near the end of 2019, it’s the perfect time to start preparing if a 2020 home sale is in your future. Here’s what you should do to get started. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report Even though it’s December, it’s still an excellent time to think about selling your home and start getting it ready for the market. Here are some quick things you can work on before you give us a call to get a market analysis done for your home. First, take
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Happy Thanksgiving From Our Family to Yours

 We hope you and your family have a great Thanksgiving this year. Here’s our special message for you this year. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report The 2019 holiday season has officially begun! We hope you are as excited as we are. We’d like to take a moment to express our gratitude to all of you this Thanksgiving. We wouldn’t be where we are today without all of your support. Enjoy your Thanksgiving dinner with all of your family and friends—that’s what we plan to do!
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The Real ID Act Is Mandatory in Oct 2020

 Today I’ll share what to do about the Real ID Act and how to renew your passport in San Antonio. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report Today I’m sharing important information you may not know about. The Real ID Act was passed in 2005. It is taking effect and will be mandatory in October 2020. You won’t be able to travel domestically without a legitimate, compliant ID. That ID will get you into secure federal buildings and onto airplanes. How do you know if you’re compliant
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The Latest From Our Fall San Antonio Market

We’re still in a seller’s market here in San Antonio, but things are changing. As we make our way through the fall of 2019, our San Antonio market is changing. All year we’ve been hovering over a plateau without really going up or down, but things are starting to shift. Statistically speaking, inventory has jumped from three months to four months, and I’m guessing that it will keep rising next month. This means we’re still in a seller’s market. Once we get into the five-to-six-month range, we become a balanced market, and any inventory level above that constitutes a buyer’s
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