Archives for San Antonio Real Estate

Should You Buy or Rent a Home?

 Should you buy or rent a home? Here are my professional views on the subject. Looking to buy a home? Search All Homes Looking to sell a home? Get a Free Home Value Report Right now, is it better to rent a home or to buy one outright? To answer that question, you first need to ask yourself these questions: 1. How long do you plan on living in your home? 2. Do you have enough money for a down payment? 3. In what part of town do you want to live? The answers to these questions are all
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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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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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San Antonio Real Estate for sale at 19530 BROOKE PL, SAN ANTONIO, TX 78258

Luxurious garden home loaded with detailed custom features. Sitting pool, built-in conversation bar and courtyard with fireplace keep your guests entertained. High ceilings, moldings, arches, incredible ceiling details, plus specialty lighting. Gourmet kitchen bids gas cooking, yards of granite, custom cabinetry and endless storage. Living features floor to ceiling stone fireplace. The elegant master suite offers generous walk-in closet and oversized shower. Secondary bedroom with private bath. Split floor plan. Impeccably maintained!
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4 Reasons to Sell This Fall [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale! Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available! Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market. Perhaps the time has come for you and your family to move on and start living the life you desire.
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Net Worth of Homeowners 44X Greater than Renters

Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which they collect data across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data, covering 2013-2016 was released two weeks ago. The study revealed that the 2016 median net worth of homeowners was $231,400 – a 15% increase since 2013. At the same time, the median net worth of renters decreased by 5% ($5,200 today compared to $5,500 in 2013). These numbers reveal that the net worth of a homeowner is over 44 times greater than that of a renter. Owning a home is a great way to build family wealth As
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Great Advice For Making Your Home Secure

You can do things to help eliminate your anxiety.Read the tips in this article to find out more about home security. Create the illusion that your home is constantly occupied. Buy timers so that lights, radios, TVs and all other electronics turn on and off at various times. This will make your home look like someone is in it. This is a great way to keep your home safe and avoid burglaries. Make your house look occupied all times. You could purchase timers which make lights and TV’s, lights, radios and other types of electronics to go on at various
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Helpful Tips About Home Mortgages That Simple To Follow

Are you in the market for a new home? Or maybe you looking to refinance an existing mortgage? In order to borrow money to help finance the home, you have to deal with the maze of getting a home mortgage. The process can be tricky, but with the knowledge shared here, it can be a lot easier. When trying to figure out how much your mortgage payment will be each month, it is best that you get pre-approved for the loan. Shop around to see how much you are eligible for so you can determine your price range. After you
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