8 Things to Know Before You Move to Texas

Texans are proud of their state and there’s plenty of reasons for them to appreciate all that it offers. From rich history to amazing BBQ to affordable housing rates, Texas is a state that offers something for everyone. And so it goes without saying that many newcomers arrive in the state on a daily basis,

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Houston as a Tech Mecca – Not “That” Far Fetched

Shunned by Amazon in the HQ2 selection process, Houston may well become a tech Mecca powered by forward thinking from energy sector and city decision makers.

Did Dallas Agents Just Give Up On Digital?

New shifts in how real estate businesses reach their clients show us that “old school” advertising and marketing are still valid. However, branding and the so-called “billboard effect” in the digital space still hold great sway for converting leads.

Frisco Home Prices Rapidly Rising, Along With the Population

The wealthy city of Frisco, Texas is growing rapidly as house prices and the population are increasing. It is expected that this trend will continue, as the median listed house price in Frisco is in excess of $400,000, even at a time when many other real estate markets are declining or are static.

Shannon Schmitz Group to be Title Sponsor for Pink in the Park

The Shannon Schmitz Group is to be the Title Sponsor of Pink in the Park, which is supporting Susan G. Komen® Austin. People are being invited to come and be part of the ”great pink out” to support breast cancer awareness on Saturday, July 27, and to see the Round Rock Express play the Memphis Redbirds.

Award-Winning Marketing Director Joins Local Luxury Homebuilder

High-profile, custom homebuilder Sitterle Homes recently recruited award-winning marketing director Lynn Berzins as their new marketing manager.

Regent Property Group Announces Donna Harris has Joined Their Team

Regent Property Group in Austin has announced that it has expanded its agent base with experienced luxury homes REALTOR® Donna Harris. Regent Property Group is a front-runner in Austin home search technological capabilities and has been steadily growing its team of agents. It is also physically expanding to a Bee Cave Road office in Westlake.

Moore Design Group Partners with Prominent Houston Developer

Moore Design Group is about to embark on an enterprise with Martin Fein Interests Ltd., one of Houston’s premier multifamily development firms. There are to be three projects built simultaneously on 10 acres of prime real estate inside the 610 Loop, merging three types of high-end multifamily projects on a single high density urban site.

Real Estate Selling Skills For Investors

When it comes to the skills involved in selling residential real estate, we tend to think of real estate agents and the general class of sales skills that go with being a licensed sales person. On the other hand, real estate investors are not out to get listings or drive buyers all over town viewing dozens of different properties, they are about getting their specific property sold…

Foreclosure Activity Up In Judicial States, Down In Non-Judicial States

Realty Trac released their latest report on foreclosure activity. They use the term “mixed” to describe the results. While that is generally true, the real story is found in the states where the cities in the report are located. Those cities showing increases in foreclosure activity are located in “Judicial Foreclosure” states

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