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What to do in Harvey’s aftermath

What to do in Harvey’s aftermath

Houston, Beaumont, Port Arthur and surrounding counties were hit with a record-setting hurricane just one week ago. Although the recovery efforts have begun for some, others are still waiting for the...

Tricks to update your bathroom

Tiling can be expensive if you use a pro—up to $2,000 depending on the size of your space—but this is a job you could tackle on your own if you're an adventurous DIYer.

Dealing with Financing

Dealing with Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing...

Preparing to Sell

Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest...

Relocating to the Big City

Relocating to the Big City

Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.Research before you move. It’s important to...

5 Tips for Buying a Home

5 Tips for Buying a Home

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.Get your finances in order.Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your...