Thinking Of Selling? The Market Needs More Starter Homes!

By |2019-06-06T21:10:28-05:00June 6th, 2019|Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Moving, Real Estate, Real Estate Market Update, Sellers, Uncategorized|

Millennials are now the largest group of homebuyers and around 45 million Americans are going to reach the average first-time home buyer age within the next ten years. This is over 3.1 million more home buyers than in the last decade. All of this is causing a shortage of starter homes already. When you look [...]

Prepare For Your Home’s Appraisal

By |2019-06-01T22:59:52-05:00June 2nd, 2019|Around the House, Moving, Real Estate, Sellers|

If you're selling your home in Midland, you will want to prepare in advance for your appraisal after you accept an offer. Did you know that your home's appearance and condition can change the appraisal value too? Some people think that their zestimate will be the appraisal value, but there's a lot more that goes [...]

Relocating From Chicago To Midland Might Be Your Best Move Yet

By |2019-04-21T09:24:20-05:00April 21st, 2019|Buyers, Home Buying, Latest News, Midland Texas Christmas, Moving, Moving & Packing, Odessa, Permian Basin Life, Real Estate, Real Estate Market Update|

People are flooding to Midland and Odessa as their economies are reaping the benefits from the oil boom. As Chicago loses residents, the Permian Basin is gaining them. Both Texas cities were among the fastest growing metros last year according to Census data recently released. More people are moving into the Permian Basin than are [...]

Midland, Texas Among Top Hottest Metros For Real Estate

By |2019-04-21T08:16:21-05:00April 12th, 2019|Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Odessa, Oil and Gas Industry, Permian Basin Life, Real Estate, Real Estate Market Update, Sellers|

Spring generally boosts the real estate market. Yet, the overall housing market has shown some signs of slowing last month. According to the VeroFORECAST™ for the first quarter of 2019, the overall trend just continues the slowing that appeared in the previous quarter. The good news for Midland though is that we aren't among the [...]

Wall Street Journal: Even A Barber Can Make $180,000 In The Permian Basin

By |2019-03-16T23:18:24-05:00March 17th, 2019|Latest News, Midland Texas, Real Estate, Sellers, Uncategorized|

The Wall Street Journal just featured the Permian Basin as one of America’s hottest labor markets. This oil boom we are experiencing is like nothing seen before. Shale drilling/crude production has made the Permian Basin, including Odessa and Midland the nation's hottest oilfield, the Journal reported. Workers are flooding in and this has created opportunities [...]

Texas Homeowners: New Bill Would Help More Recover Property Value Loss From Utility Towers

By |2019-03-16T22:01:42-05:00March 16th, 2019|Home Security, Home Selling, Home Utilities, Latest News, Real Estate|

This week, the Houston Chronicle reported on two proposed bills in Texas right now that could offer protection to homeowners from property value loss after the installation of nearby electric transmission towers. State Senator Larry Taylor introduced a bill that would force utility companies to notify all nearby homeowners before making upgrades to towers. It [...]

Headed To An Open House? Ask These Questions

By |2019-02-24T18:28:23-06:00February 2nd, 2019|Buyers, Home Buying, Midland Texas, Moving, Moving & Packing, Neighborhoods, Real Estate, Sellers, Tips, Life Hacks & How-to|

An open house if the perfect time to get information about a home directly from the home's owner or the owner's real estate agent. So, don't miss out on this chance. While at an open house, you can ask questions directly instead of waiting to ask us to ask the seller's agent to ask the [...]

Permian Basin Area Expected To Generate 1/3 Of The Entire U.S. Oil Production

By |2019-01-16T20:05:46-06:00January 16th, 2019|Home Selling, Midland Texas, Real Estate, Real Estate Market Update|

Not even the drop in oil prices has stopped the enthusiasm in the Permian Basin. The economy is still booming. The Permian Basin's output will continue to expand. Cost-reducing advances in technology means that over the next five years,  U.S. oil production should be about equal to the production of oil in Russia and Saudi [...]

U.S. Energy Companies Pledge Funds For Healthcare, Infrastructure In Permian Basin

By |2018-11-19T11:39:31-06:00November 19th, 2018|Local Businesses, Midland Texas, Moving & Packing, Real Estate, Restaurants & Bars|

The Permian Strategic Partnership is now backed by 17 of the top U.S. energy companies like Chevron, EOG Resources, Exxon Mobil. The energy companies have pledged $100 million in total to ease the stress that the booming population has inevitably put on healthcare, civic infrastructure and education. They hope to address housing and labor shortages, traffic [...]

Three Popular Pool Installers Serving Midland, Texas

By |2018-08-12T23:21:50-05:00August 12th, 2018|Luxury, Midland 1st Choice, Midland Texas, Real Estate, Uncategorized|

Are you looking for the perfect home in Midland, Texas with a pool? Remember, you can also find an awesome home and have a pool installed. Midland, Texas actually has several quality pool installers, including these three popular pool installers. Taylor Landscape Company Taylor Landscape Company isn't just a landscape company. It's also a construction [...]