You can become a home owner with less than perfect credit and less than 20 % down payment, in fact most people buying don’t have both! This infographic lays it all out pretty clearly … Some Highlights: Interest rates are still below historic numbers. 88% of property managers raised their rent in the last [read more …]
The Home Buyer's Corner
I’ll let these posts speak for themselves ;-) , well sorta anyway! Here you’ll find some help with the basics of what you need to know to successfully buy property in Bastrop Texas.
When you first start looking at houses to buy, you’re probably looking to find the best house possible…not looking for the best real estate agent possible. It usually begins innocently enough… Maybe you see a house online. So, you reach out to the agent with the click of the button. Or send a quick e-mail. [read more …]
Real estate agents hear this all the time… “I wish I had called you before. But I just didn’t want to bother you. I know you’re busy…” …after it is too late. There are times when you might feel like you shouldn’t “bother” the real estate agent you know. (Could be your friend, a neighbor, [read more …]
Ever had an agent deny showing you a home because you weren’t pre-approved for a mortgage? It’s not because they’re mean, or they don’t value your business… it’s actually because they’re looking out for your best interests. Let’s face it, shopping for a home before getting pre-approved for a mortgage is like walking into a grocery [read more …]
Are you jazzed about your upcoming home purchase? Good. But slow down, Turbo! There are a few things you need to know. More specifically, ten things. They’re called “The Ten Commandments of Buying a Home.” Read them. Absorb them. Emblazon them to memory, because one tiny misstep can make your dream of home ownership come [read more …]
“Come on Down!!! You’re the next contestant on The Price is Right!!!” … if you’re buying a home right now anywhere in Bastrop County pay close attention the next time things go quiet. If you listen real hard you’ll faintly hear the announcer shouting that famous phrase somewhere far off in the distance 🙂 . [read more …]