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Feb. 2, 2021

What's the Difference between an Appraisal and a Home Inspection?

If you’re planning to buy a home, an appraisal is an important step in the process. It’s a professional evaluation of the market value of the home you’d like to buy. In most cases, an appraisal is ordered by the lender to confirm or verify the value of the home ...

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Jan. 20, 2021

Middle Home: The Path To Your Forever Home

Are you thinking about buying your first home or maybe you are thinking about making an upgrade? With home values continuing to rise, waiting could cost you big or even price you out of the area you have been eyeballing for years. Let me explain this the best why I ...

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Jan. 15, 2021

Will Forbearance Plans Lead to a Tsunami of Foreclosures?

At the onset of the economic disruptions caused by the COVID pandemic, the government quickly put into place forbearance plans to allow homeowners to remain in their homes without making their monthly mortgage payments. Today, almost three million households are actively in a forbearance plan. Though 29.4% of those ...

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Nov. 11, 2019

WHERE DO YOU WANT TO LIVE?

 

Where do you want to live? That’s a big question that a lot of folks need to answer. As they say in Real Estate, “Location is everything.” So, the number one thing that I like to look at is distance from work.  Maybe this is important to ...

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Oct. 30, 2019

HOW MUCH HOME CAN I AFFORD?

 

Alright so the number one thing I think you need to do as a first-time home buyer is- Determine how much home you can afford. When I say “can afford” I mean how much can you realistically and comfortably afford. I see a lot of first time homebuyers speak ...

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Oct. 23, 2019

5 TIPS TO GET READY FOR A HOME INSPECTION

 

Alright! Today we’re going to talk about 5 things that you need to do to get your home ready for an inspection. Alright, so you’re under contract and you’re excited but you’re also nervous because you know that the buyer is going to do an inspection during their option ...

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Oct. 9, 2019

WHAT IS A SELLER'S TEMPORARY LEASE BACK?

 

“ Now the next thing about that is, damn.. I was doing good on that video and just totally lost my train of thought.  It’s deer season!

Hey folks! Realtor Chris Hall. Today I want to talk about a seller’s temporary lease back. Now in short what this ...

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Oct. 4, 2019

3 WAYS TO NEGOTIATE HOME REPAIRS

 

Oh you know what I didn’t really anticipate that you’d see I have socks on.  I took my shoes off so there wasn’t the “clankiness” on the ground. But uh, anyways, lets talk about these 3 options here.

 

So Option 1 is you can have the seller ...

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Sept. 25, 2019

SHOULD YOU INSPECT NEW CONSTRUCTION?

Hello this is Realtor Chris Hall with Keller Williams in Southlake Tx.  Today I'd like to talk about whether you should or should not get an inspection done on your new construction.

So real quick we're going to go over three different types of inspections or three ...

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Sept. 18, 2019

WILL THE NEXT RECESSION AFFECT NORTH TEXAS HOME VALUES?

In this short video I go over what the past 5 recessions have done to the housing market and what the next recession could potentially do to the housing market in Texas.



If you are thinking about selling, buying, or investing in real estate you have probably watched the news ...

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