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RENTING VS BUYING IN THE HOT HOUSTON REAL ESTATE MARKET

As an active Realtor in Houston, I encounter many individuals and families that are challenged with the issue of renting vs buying. Whether they’re the Millennials or Baby Boomers some of the same issues apply. Let’s explore some of the…

HOUSTON IS DOG FRIENDLY

Man’s best friend does not get the short end of the stick here in Houston. Many restaurants allow dogs on a leash to accompany. While some people consider it to be a hygenic issue, the establishment’s I’ve been to are careful to maintain…

HOUSTON REAL ESTATE #1 BROKER

When it comes to selling your home or buying a new one, among the most crucial decisions you will make is the broker/agent that will help you through the real estate transaction. Important factors to consider are longevity, reliability, market…

HOUSTON LUXURY REAL ESTATE & THE OIL & GAS INDUSTRY

This is completely an unscientific opinion piece based upon my day to day first hand experience in the Houston Real Estate Market. This is probably no news to anyone, but I thought it would be important to put “pen to paper”, so that you…

TANGLEWOOD GROCERY STORES

“Where are the nearby grocery stores?” That is a question one doesn’t normally put at the top of the list when shopping for a new home. However, if you’re looking in the Tanglewood, Galleria area or Uptown Houston, no need to blink an…

TANGLEWOOD AND HOUSTON DOG PARKS

For dog owners, access to dog parks can be a critical issue. In a recent article in the Houston Press, the top 10 Dog Parks were listed. For residents of Tanglewood, the Galleria and Uptown area there are actually some very nice places for residents…

TANGLEWOOD AREA APARTMENT LIVING

“Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you’re ready or not, to put this plan into action.” – Napoleon Hill, Motivational Writer The real estate market in Houston is booming and it is exciting…

TANGLEWOOD PRIVATE SCHOOLS

People relocating to Tanglewood or other Houston neighborhoods have many things on their minds. One of the most important issues regarding their move is often the private school to send their children to. As your Realtor, I will provide some…

HOMEOWNERS RESPONSIBILITIES

“With great power, comes great responsibility.” – Spiderman That’s from the famous Spiderman series, or something like that. I find myself in challenging conversations with prospects from time to time. A big part of what I do is establishing…

UPPER KIRBY – URBAN PARK COMING SOON

If you haven’t noticed the trend in Houston with park improvements, well it’s time that you took a gander at this one coming to Upper Kirby. Levy Park will offer nice open spaces, a Dog Park, shaded pavilions, and a restaurant among other…