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Don't Miss The 2019 MS 150

The 2019 MS 150: A Can’t-Miss Event For Houston Cyclists

When I first moved to Houston, as an avid cyclist, I completed the MS 150 for the first 7 years I lived here.  What an awesome event!   It is always well managed and supported.   It is also an event that invites cyclists…
5 Steps To Make Your House Market-Ready

How To Get Your Property Market-Ready

As tempting as it may be to call up a Realtor and throw a “For Sale” sign in the front yard, selling your house requires a bit more preparation.   Even as the market heats up and demand increases, it’s always in your best interest…
Top 5 Attractions To Check Out At The 2019 Houston Rodeo

5 Reasons You Won’t Want To Miss The 2019 Houston Rodeo

It’s that time of year again here in Houston: the annual rodeo and livestock show officially begins February 25.   Whether you’re new to the Houston area or just haven’t been to the rodeo yet, it’s definitely worth checking…
5 Reasons To Avoid FSBO

Why Selling A House By Owner Rarely Ever Works Out

More often than not, FSBO transactions leave buyers and sellers feeling frustrated, shortchanged, and ultimately, wishing they’d gone down a different path.   Listing a property as FSBO, or For Sale By Owner, essentially requires…

Five Staging Tips for Houston Sellers

Dear Sellers, I'm thinking about you!   Just some handy dandy everyday tips to freshen and prepare your house for sale ....   Ready?  Go! Staging Tips: Everyone who plans on selling their house could use some staging tips. Staging makes…

How to Make Your Houston Move Stress-Free

Hiring a mover is one of the best ways to reduce stress during an already stressful time. Houston is a huge city, so how can you keep your Houston move simple? There are tons of movers to choose from. Who can you trust with all of your possessions?…

Move to the Tanglewood Area and Get Moving!

Living in the Tanglewood area makes it easy to maintain a healthy lifestyle. The neighborhood is full of healthy food options, fitness centers, and beautiful parks. As a Tanglewood resident and a life-long "gym rat", exercise is an important…

Downsizing Tips for a Stress Free Move

Laura and I are in the middle of downsizing, so this week's blog is timely!! Buying a new home can be extremely stressful. One of the biggest things to send you into anxiety overload is how to move all of your stuff. So what is the easiest…

Open House: Safety Tips For Agents

During my internship with Ces, I shadowed another agent at an open house. As we sat there it came across my mind that If I were not there, she would be alone. Being the paranoid person I am, I began asking her what she thought about the safety…

Millennials- Know What They Want and How They Want It

Since baby boomers, millennials, those born between the early 1980s and early 2000s, are the largest group to emerge and is changing how home buying and design is conducted- along with the results. Millennials have a simpler yet more sophisticated…