Dallas Native LIVE | The 123’s and ABC’s of the Loan Process

Join Mary Beth Harrison and Jason Browning on Wednesday, May 12 at 12:00pm 🏡 the road to home can sometimes be bumpy 🚗 Knowing what to expect can help you avoid the pot holes. You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: May 12, 2021 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Topic: Dallas Native…

What Is A Hydrostatic Test?

If you’re buying or selling a home, it might come up in the conversation. Where you really see it is after you’ve done foundation work on a home. You’ve taken the foundation that was here, you’ve lifted it up in most cases, and it’s left a gap there. Well, your pipes are inside that gap….

Americans Find the Nonfinancial Benefits of Homeownership Most Valuable

  Homeownership is a foundational part of the American Dream. As we look back on more than a year of sheltering in our homes, having a place of our own is more important than ever. While financial benefits are always a key aspect of homeownership, today, homeowners rank the nonfinancial and personal benefits with even higher value. Recently,…

4 Big Incentives for Homeowners to Sell Now

The housing market keeps sailing along. The only headwind that could take it off course is the lack of inventory for sale. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that there were 410,000 fewer single-family homes for sale this March than in March of 2020. The key to continued success in the residential housing market is for more listings…

Attract Butterflies to Your Garden with These Five Flowers

Butterflies are lovely things and one of the wonderful aspects of spring and summer. They are not only beautiful but needed as pollinators for gardens. If you want to attract butterflies to your yard you have to understand what they need. The answer is nectar. Nectar is life to butterflies, so by planting the right…

Low Interest Rates, Soaring Demand in North Texas Real Estate

One first-time home buyer said her advice to others was to “be flexible.” A combination of low interest rates and increasing demand has led to some unusually large crowds at showings of North Texas homes. Over the weekend in Dallas, dozens lined up in hopes of making an offer in a new development, with only…