The Coolest Home Invention Ever

As a heat wave leaves sweltering temperatures across the country, more home owners may be thankful … [Read more...]

The Oscar for Best Home Feature Goes To…

Which home features are considered the "best" when it comes to helping a home sell the … [Read more...]

Buy Your Own White House

Home buyers now have a chance to live in their own White House, though it won't carry the infamous … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Make Moving Easier

Peak moving season is underway. While moving can be a stressful undertaking, there are simple ways … [Read more...]

Home Features on Millennials’ Wish Lists

Whether they're seeking a turnkey ready home or are willing to invest a little sweat equity, … [Read more...]

What Millennials Want in a Home

Millennials make up the largest share of home buyers at 32 percent, according to a recent … [Read more...]

15 Hottest Housing Markets Right Now

The housing market has been gaining strength this spring, according to®’s latest housing … [Read more...]

The 5 Hottest Single-Family Markets Are…

The national housing market is regaining steam after a slowdown in late 2013 and early 2014 and a … [Read more...]

What’s Trending Now in Real Estate

The spring selling season is in full swing. Here's a breakdown of what you and your clients need to … [Read more...]

Who Has the Highest Property Taxes?

Home owners who have owned five to 15 years had the highest effective property tax rates while those … [Read more...]

10 Cities Expected to Bloom in 2015

People are flocking to Texas. Five cities in the Lone Star State made Forbes’ annual list of the … [Read more...]

6 Market Types You’ll See This Year

From the stalwarts to the tech magnets and comeback kids, the new year is likely to see several … [Read more...]

How Much You Should Earn to Buy a Home

How much money do you need to make in order to afford a home? Using data from the National … [Read more...]

10-Year Review: How’s Housing Really Doing?

The housing market has made some strides in recent months, but how has it performed compared to 10 … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Housing Markets Are Thankful

The housing market has seen plenty of challenges the last few years, but could brighter days be … [Read more...]

5 Real Estate Predictions for 2015

Expect the home-purchase market to strengthen along with the economy in 2015, according to Freddie … [Read more...]

America’s 10 ‘Coolest’ Cities

What makes a city "cool"? For one, it has to have plenty of entertainment, restaurants, and … [Read more...]

10 Biggest Rebound Cities Since the Recession

Everything is bigger in Texas, including the economy. Eight of the top 10 cities in the country … [Read more...]

Amazon and Google as Mortgage Brokers?

Apparently, many people would prefer to get a mortgage through Google or Amazon. A new study by … [Read more...]

The Most Stable Housing Markets

The energy boom states continue to have some of the most-improved housing markets, with North Dakota … [Read more...]

Housing Affordability Slips, But Not Everywhere

Housing affordability continued to fall across the country as the median price of single-family … [Read more...]

Survey Reveals What’s Hot and Not in Home Features

What are some of the most popular home features luring home buyers? The real estate brokerage Redfin … [Read more...]

Texas Oil Boom Brings Rush of New Residents

More Americans are heading South — to Texas, in particular. The horizontal drilling and fracking … [Read more...]

10 Markets Where Homes Are Selling the Fastest

Denver tops the list of more than 140 metros where homes are on the market for the fewest number of … [Read more...]

Wells Fargo Expands E-Signature Options

Wells Fargo will be widening its acceptance of electronic signatures for mortgage-related documents … [Read more...]

FHA Program Puts Ex-Home Owners on Track to Buy Again Sooner

Typically, home owners who lost their homes to a short sale or foreclosure are required to wait … [Read more...]

Campaign to Make Texans ‘Homeowners for Life’

The Texas Association of REALTORS® and the Texas State Affordable Housing Corp. have teamed up to … [Read more...]

Census: More People Are Moving South: Texas Leads

The population is shifting to the South. Between 2010 and 2013, 51 percent of the population … [Read more...]

President Signs Flood Insurance Relief Into Law

President Barack Obama signed into law a bipartisan bill that will delay flood insurance rate hikes … [Read more...]

Credit Unions Offer Up Unique Home Loan Products

Credit unions are offering borrowers some creative home loan products compared to the more standard … [Read more...]

It’s Taking Less to Get an FHA Loan

First-time and low-income mortgage borrowers may have an easier time qualifying for a Federal … [Read more...]

Kiplinger Predicts More Modest Housing Gains in 2014

The national average of appreciation in home values expected for this year is 4 percent to 4.5 … [Read more...]

5 Mortgage Tips for Home Buyers offers some tips for your home buyers on securing a mortgage, getting the best rate, … [Read more...]

America’s 10 Fastest-Growing Cities

When it comes to growing cities, Texas is booming. The Lone Star State boasts the highest number of … [Read more...]

New Home Owners Targeted in Deed Scams

Scammers are approaching new home owners and trying to trick them into paying $83 for unnecessary … [Read more...]

Sherman and Company now in Austin

Sherman and Company welcomes long time Austin REALTOR®, Les Sherman to the fold. Suzanne's brother … [Read more...]

How to use your smartphone to find your dream home

                                                   How to use your smartphone to find your dream … [Read more...]

Top-Ranking State for Housing Affordability

Daily Real Estate News | Monday, July 16, 2012 Texas ranks top as the most affordable housing … [Read more...]

History Show up at Kerr Arts and Cultural Center

The following is my favorite Kerrville Historian (and printer) Joe Herring, Jr.'s latest post on his … [Read more...]

Top 15 Hot-Spots for Recent College Grads

College grads say that relocating for more employment opportunities is their main motivation for … [Read more...]

5 New ‘Rules’ to Home Buying

With signs of a housing turnaround getting stronger, housing experts say buyers are finding several … [Read more...]

Has the Housing Market Finally Reached Bottom?

If home buyers or home owners are waiting for the housing market to hit bottom before acting, they … [Read more...]

Just Listed: 4 Bedroom Country Charmer Close To Town

Completely updated estate type home on 1.18 acres (+/-). Original hardwood floors, large fireplace … [Read more...]

FHA Delays Loan Rule on Borrower Credit Disputes

After being criticized that a new rule could shut out too many borrowers, the Federal Housing … [Read more...]

Buying is Cheaper Than Renting in Nearly All Major Cities

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Daily News Home buying is the smarter choice than … [Read more...]

Have Home Prices Finally Reached Bottom?

“Prices are bottoming now,” according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch forecast, released this … [Read more...]

Best Cities for Newlyweds

Source: Daily Real Estate News | Friday, March 23, 2012 Where are the perfect places to … [Read more...]

FHA Hikes Fees on Mortgages

Source: “Buyers Face Higher Fees at FHA,” The New York Times (Feb. 27, 2012) Home buyers with … [Read more...]

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