Latest NAR Data Shows Now Is a Great Time to Sell!

We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand for that item is high, and the supply of that item is limited. Two major reports released by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed information that suggests that now is a great time to sell your house. Let’s look at the data covered in the latest REALTORS® Confidence [...]

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Writing market reports can make real estate agents the neighborhood experts, but only when done right

I have to admit that I find writing and reading market reports less stimulating and fun than any other type of posts. But I also consider it a necessary part of my blogging [...]

Who Says Millennials are not Buying Houses? We have often gone against the grain to promote the fact that Millennials have a stronger belief in homeownership than previous [...]

Open house marketing: 4 things sellers should avoid

  Most of us are all too familiar with the television channel HGTV (Home & Garden Television) with its lavish home remodel and spunky hosts. Although it has given [...]

3 Reasons the Housing Market Should Thrive in 2014

  I thought this study was very intriguing, and thought it would help with many of our clients in today's market that are on the fence.  Recently, HousingWire asked [...]

Does your real estate website answer the questions that buyers and sellers are asking in their minds?

They wonder things like … •Who are you? Some websites don’t offer the agent’s name — or their photo. •Where are you? When prospects land on your page, do they [...]

Don’t be fooled by these 3 selling myths

First-time sellers beware: there are lots of myths out there about the right way to sell your home. While your Texas REALTOR® is your first line of defense against making [...]

Freddie Mac: Doubtful Rates Will Return to Recent Lows

Freddie Mac: Doubtful Rates Will Return to Recent Lows Posted: 26 Mar 2014 04:00 AM PDT "One thing seems certain: we aren't likely to see average 30-year fixed mortgage rates [...]

Millennials don’t just tweet, they also buy houses

If you want to reach the largest group of prospective first-time homebuyers, your website better be mobile-friendly. Consumers born between 1980 and 1995—also known [...]

Market Looks Healthy For 2014 and Frisco Over The Last 13 Months Has Created Huge Equity for Sellers

We all have high expectations for the housing market and it seems they're being fulfilled. Real estate analytics firm CoreLogic reported home prices rose in 2013 at the [...]