Info About Real Estate Brokerage Services In Texas

By | 2018-06-18T18:36:58+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Home Buying, Home Selling, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate|

Texas real estate brokers and salespeople are licensed and regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). See, we follow specific state rules regarding real estate brokerage services in Texas. Consequently, Texas real estate agents will ask that you sign a receipt that you were given information about how real estate brokerage services in Texas [...]

Midland’s Population Growth And High Rental Costs Make Now The Perfect Time To Buy

By | 2018-05-15T13:26:09+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Home Buying, Latest News, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, rent house|

Though some say that apartments in Midland are easier to come by than last year, 2018 Midland renters are still paying high rental costs. Rent Jungle reported that the average monthly rental cost for an apartment in Midland, Texas is $1488! That's a 25.2% increase over last year's rental costs. And with the population booming, [...]

Should You Avoid the States with the Highest Property Taxes?

By | 2018-03-01T21:05:32+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|Home Utilitys, real estate, Uncategorized|

First, which state has the highest property taxes? As of 2016, New Jersey. According to WalletHub, in 2016 New Jersey had the highest real estate taxes in the country, with homeowners paying out 2.29 percent of their property values. So, for homes that were at the state median value of $319,000, owners paid out a [...]

Selena Gomez Lists $3M Texas Estate, Again

By | 2018-02-15T22:14:10+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Around the House, Home Selling, Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, real estate, The Underwood Group|

For the second time, pop star Selena Gomez has put her 10,000 square-foot Fort Worth mansion on the market. Gomez, a 25-year-old native of North Texas, purchased the luxury home in 2015 as a residence for when she visited family. In 2016, however, she had a change of heart, putting the five-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom home on [...]

Site-Built Homes vs. Modular and Manufactured

By | 2018-02-02T17:16:12+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Home Buying, Midland 1st Choice, real estate, The Underwood Group|

Interested in new construction? Here's a quick primer on site-built, modular, and manufactured homes. Site-Built Homes Erected completely at the construction site, site-built homes make up the majority of all new houses built today. These homes are commonly made using 2 by 4s and 4 by 6s of pre-cut wood, which is used for framing and [...]

Update Your Home in 2017

By | 2017-07-27T19:41:53+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Home Utilitys, Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, Smart Home Tech, The Underwood Group, Tips for Winter|

Update your Home in 2017 Time for updates! We have made it to 2017, your Christmas tree is back in storage, and the only trace of the holidays are the left overs in your refrigerator. When kicking off the New Year don't let your house set on the back burner of your new years resolutions. [...]

The Home Equity Playbook

By | 2017-07-27T19:41:53+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, The Underwood Group, Tips for Winter|

The Home Equity Playbook Home equity seems to be a very simple calculation — the total amount of mortgages owed subtracted from the current market value of a home. Here is a simple example: Current Home Market Value $325,000 Existing Mortgage $225,000 Homeowner Equity $100,000 One side of the equation is well defined, and it [...]

Tips for a Safer Holiday Home in Midland Texas

By | 2017-07-27T19:41:53+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Home Utilitys, Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, The Underwood Group, Tips for Winter|

Top 12 Home  Tips for a Safer Holiday   Our world is full of risk at every turn—from perilous jobs to dangerous driving conditions. That’s why we all love to get back to our homes and not worry about everyday safety hazards. It’s great to feel comfortable and safe at home, but is it as [...]

8 Scams to Watch Out for this Holiday Season

By | 2017-07-27T19:41:53+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Latest News, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Christmas, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, The Underwood Group, Tips for Winter|

8 Scams to Watch Out For This Holiday Season The holidays are a happy time for celebrating with family, friends, and co-workers. Unfortunately, this time of year can also be turned sour by a wide variety of clever frauds, unauthorized debit and credit card transactions, and bogus person-to-person scams. By the end of 2015, individuals, [...]

Holiday Traditions Make a House a Home and a Great Christmas Recipe

By | 2017-07-27T19:41:53+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Midland Texas Christmas, Midland Texas Real Estate, real estate, The Underwood Group, Tips for Winter|

Holiday Traditions Make a House a Home When making your house a home, holiday traditions are a must! Each family has their own and every family member has ONE that makes them know the warmth of HOME. One of our family's most important tradition is Nana's Blueberry Pie! It's so strange that a Blueberry Pie [...]

Pin It on Pinterest