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Vacation Homes = Winning!

We all know that owning a home is a great investment, right? It’s been well-documented (as shown in the National Association of Realtors graph below) that homeownership provides large financial gains for families over time. So why wouldn’t owning two homes be an even better investment?  The short answer is that it definitely can be. […]

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There are a number of hidden gems on the market that could be life-changing for the right buyer. Unconventional properties like these offer a creative twist to the luxury real estate market, because – as you’ll see with these examples – a strange story, combined with luxurious details, makes for some of the most astonishing […]

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Wanna Know More About Local Hotspots?

So, last week was National Small Business Week, which I love because small business is one of the big things that really what makes this country great!  I’d much rather shop at local places, eat at local places, and have fun at local places than go to huge corporate-run type locations (can I get an […]

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Rowlett & Rockwall Market Update

Want a peek at the local markets? Here’s what’s happening in Rowlett and Rockwall right now!  Need info on another market? Either stay tuned for next week or just ask me, and I’m happy to send it to you!

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Curious About Your Home’s Value?

Homeowners are often surprised (to put it mildly) when they receive their annual statement from the local tax appraiser’s office.  The assessed value of a home can be very different than what they believe the property is worth.  Now’s a great time to take a look at the difference between two common real estate terms: “Assessed […]

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5 ‘Affordable’ Ways to Make a Home Look Expensive

If you know me at all and know how I sell real estate, you have definitely heard me talk about how important staging a home for sale is. When selling a house, pricing and marketing go hand-in-hand to get you the highest price…when getting a house READY to sell, staging and photography go hand-in-hand to […]

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The Housing Market Will “Spring Forward” This Year!

Just like our clocks on Saturday night, March 10th that have to be moved forward one hour (ugh, I HATE losing an hour of precious sleep!), the housing market will soon “spring forward!” too. If you envision how there’s tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale has been holding back the market in a similar […]

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The KonMari Method: Helping You Prep Your House For Sale

One of the biggest challenges for my sellers when we discuss listing their house is decluttering. It is so important to do though, because cleaning out some of the more personal decorating choices allows buyers to imagine themselves living in the home and makes them more likely to fall in love with it! Marie Kondo, […]

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Your House Should Be Like Bacon!

Your house really should be like bacon, it’s as simple as that. How should it be like bacon?? You might be wondering.  Well, your home should make everything better. It should be your refuge and comfort at the beginning and end of every day, it should be where the people (and/or pets) you love are, it […]

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5 Ways to Warm Your Home for Less

OK, I know we’re in Texas, but with the brutally cold weather that’s come through in the past couple of days, plus the cold blasting the northern United States, I thought it was appropriate to talk about the best ways to heat your home.  Just like the heat of the summer can stretch your wallet […]

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