Harris County Appraisal District has started to mail out Notice of Appraisal Value. So if you are currently a homeowner in Harris County, and are paying a mortgage, this could affect you. Most mortgage payments include your mortgage insurance and property taxes, so if the taxes go up the mortgage will go up as well.
5 reasons why you should use an agent to sell your home: The sale of your home is one of the biggest financial transactions of your life, and you want to be successful. Here are a few important reasons to hire a professional to work for you: The price is important. An agent will optimize
Lots of people will be getting ready to change out their landscape soon. Some brightly colored flowers might be nice here, and a few potted plants there … but have you considered creating a landscape that is pollinator friendly? Saving time and money on your landscape can be as easy as installing the right plants.
Here are some tips to get buyers to fall head over heels for your winter listing! Turn on the HEAT – You want your prospective buyer/tenant to feel at home in your house. You want them focused on living there, not on how cold they are. Market the warmth – When listing homes, I like to cater
You know how you start out with big goals at the beginning of each year? Well I do that every year. I sit down in December and decide what I want the following year to look like. I hope you don’t mind me sharing a couple of goals with you. The first goal I had
Good morning good morning this is Monica Guy, with RE/MAX Real Estate Associates in Houston, TX. I want to teach you guys how to buy your first investment property using 100% financing for those of you that have the ability to get a VA Loan. I know I have a few Veterans in my pipeline, and
It is time for Monica Guy’s annual pumpkin carving contest! Yes, I’m serious. It is time put that creativity you have onto the side of a pumpkin. The reward…a little spending money for the upcoming holidays! I will be giving away TWO $100.00 Amazon gift cards to the winners of the contest. Are you
Mortgage lenders, landlords and even potential employers use your credit score as an important benchmark. Here are a few tips you can use to avoid hurting your credit score: 1. Don’t max out your credit card spending limits. A big factor in your credit score is your debt-to-credit ratio. When you hit your spending limit, your debt-to-credit ratio
How to decide when is the right time to list your home for sale. Here are some questions you should consider that should help you maximize your timing results. However, choosing the right moment to list your home to sell is always a personal decision for homeowners. What Month is it? Homebuyers are more plentiful during the spring
Bring in spring with these cleaning ideas for your home. No shoes..no problem. Removing your shoes before entering your home reduces the amount of dirt and pollen you track in. Pillow Talk. Wash your pillow covers every couple of weeks. Wash pillows every two – three months and replace them every two – three years. Ditch the