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It’s tax time and because I am NOT with the government I AM here to help you. The first quarter of any new year brings a lot of tax implications or should I say tax action on your part. 1) If you bought a home in 2020 you will want to file homestead to lower your…

These four areas in DFW are poised for big changes in 2021

Even with COVID-19 flipping the world on its head and delaying many projects that were expected to start in 2020, development activity has started to come back in North Texas. Plenty of new projects were also announced this year, along with new timelines for previously announced developments. While nearly all cities and neighborhoods in Dallas-Fort…

The Importance of Home Equity in Building Wealth

  Homeownership has always been the first rung on the ladder leading to household wealth. As Freddie Mac recently posted: “Homeownership has cemented its role as part of the American Dream, providing families with a place that is their own and an avenue for building wealth over time. This ‘wealth’ is built, in large part, through the creation…

3 Must-Do’s When Selling Your House This Year

  It’s exciting to put a house on the market and to think about making new memories in new spaces. However, despite the anticipation of what’s to come, we can still have deep sentimental attachments to the home we’re leaving behind. Growing emotions can help or hinder a sale depending on how we manage them….

Why It’s Important to Price Your House Right Today

  Even in today’s sellers’ market, setting the right price for your house is one of the most valuable things you can do. According to the U.S. Economic Outlook by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), existing home prices nationwide are forecasted to increase by 4.5% in 2021. This means experts anticipate home values will continue climbing next year. Danielle Hale, Chief…

3 Reasons to Be Optimistic about Real Estate in 2021

  This year will be remembered for many reasons, and optimism is one thing that’s been in short supply since the spring. We’re experiencing a global pandemic, social unrest, an economic downturn, and natural disasters, just to name a few. The challenges brought on by the health crisis have also forced many homeowners to reevaluate…

Did You Outgrow Your Home in 2020?

  It may seem hard to imagine that the home you’re in today – whether it’s your starter home or just one you’ve fallen in love with along the way – might not be your forever home. Many needs have changed in 2020, and it’s okay to admit if your house no longer fits your…

5 Easy Organizing Tips for Kids Rooms Before Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching, many parents are already dreading the moment neatly wrapped presents under the Christmas tree become incoming piles of toys. Organizing the kids’ rooms is hard enough the rest of the time. Organizing them when piles of new presents — both the ones that you’ve picked out and the ones that are given to…

Lake Highlands Price Improvement

10316 Linkwood Drive | Dallas, TX 75238 | $400,000 FEATURES Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Parking Spaces: 2 Year Built: 1954 Subdivision: Lake Highlands Estates Lot Size: 0.185 Garage Size: 2 School District: Richardson ISD Square Footage: 1764 Agent Name: Mary Beth Harrison Broker: Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate MLS #: 14417436 DESCRIPTION Fabulous remodeled home tucked away on a quiet L Street in sought after Lake Highlands. Scraped…