10 Steps to Buying a Home

Thinking about buying a home? Here are the 10 steps to get you from considering to closing (see Figure 1. Home Buying Flow Chart below). Get pre-qualified with a lending …

5 Home Buying Tips

The initial excitement of deciding to buy a home can turn to fear and frustration if buyers are not prepared. These 5 buying tips will save you time, money, and …

9 Reasons to Buy a Home

Quality of Life – Home ownership is part of a better quality of life for most buyers. The quality of our living situation directly impacts how we feel. Avoid the …

Buying vs. Renting

Although there may be circumstances which require renting for a short time, long-term renting is costing potential homeowners millions of dollars each year. With mortgage rates hovering at historic lows …

Xeriscape to Conserve Water

Here in Texas, but also throughout much of the southern and western United States, communities have been faced with increased demands on existing water supplies. Consequently, there is a greater …