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Katy has become one of the most popular areas of Houston to live. Only 30 miles west of Downtown, Katy is known for the Katy Brew Fest, Katy Mills Mall, Harvest Rice Festival, La Centerra Shopping Center, Katy Crawfish Festival, great schools, great neighborhoods, and most of all great people! What do you love most about Katy? We have been helping families find their dream home in Katy for ye...
Read Post [Posted on 10/22/2014 By Kelly Stewart]
Leave behind an investment that your family can enjoy and continue to pass on to future generations. Create memories and spend valuable time together at Estates of Grand Beach. Your investment into a well-established and prospering community is protected and will stay secure as the area continues to expand. Seven lots remain at Estates of Grand Beach. ...
Read Post [Posted on 10/21/2014 By Melaine Anderson]
Boulevard Oaks Real Estate TrendsRegarded as one of the premier real estate properties in Houston’s Inner Loop, Boulevard Oaks is a luxurious neighborhood located along Southwest Freeway.Boulevard Oaks is a collection of 21 subdivisions, with each neighborhood boasting of its own style and atmosphere. The area is surrounded by Southwest Freeway to the north, Morningside to the west, Bissonnet to t...
Read Post [Posted on 10/21/2014 By Paige Martin]
As home owners look to rebuild from any powerful storm system, they may find a shortfall in adequate home insurance coverage to cover all of the damages, the USA Today reports. Most home owner insurance polices provide coverage for tornadoes, and home owners do not have to buy extra coverage like they do for earthquakes or floods. However, research has shown that despite 96 percent of people ...
Read Post [Posted on 10/19/2014 By John Askins]
Houston's 77005 ZIP code — which includes West University Place and Rice University and is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center — is one of the "Best ZIP Codes in America," according to Movoto.  In yet another ranking of neighborhoods nationwide, Houston has one of the “Best ZIP Codes in America,” according to Movoto Real Estate Blog. Houston’s 77005 — which includes West ...
Read Post [Posted on 10/18/2014 By Kenya Burrell]
An increasing number of both public and private apartment complexes and condos are banning smoking, preventing people from lighting up anywhere, even in their own units.The bans stem from nonsmokers’ concerns about second-hand smoke. Meanwhile, smokers argue that they should have the indisputable right to smoke in their own homes. Property managers say properties that choose to go smoke-free have ...
Read Post [Posted on 10/18/2014 By John Askins]
A report by the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy reveals that transit quality ranks third in predicting the success of transit-oriented development. Government intervention is the most important factor, according to the report, which showed that TOD was successful when local governments rezoned a corridor to promote mixed-use development, created a comprehensive plan for the ar...
Read Post [Posted on 10/17/2014 By John Askins]
Make a valuable, long-term investment by becoming a resident of Estates of Grand Beach. As an accreting beach, residents will acquire new land as the beach continues to grow. Your investment today will continue to provide positive returns in the future as your private, beachfront estate continues to expand. Only seven lots remain at Estates of Grand Beach. ...
Read Post [Posted on 10/16/2014 By Melaine Anderson]
After a lifetime of living and working among people of all age groups, many retirees move to communities where they can live primarily among their peers, seeking towns where those age 65 and older make up the largest percentage of the population. We then narrowed the search to one place in each state to give the list some geographic diversity.Karen Lovegrove, 71, lives almost exclusively among oth...
Read Post [Posted on 10/15/2014 By John Askins]
Brookwood is a family friendly community located in the Clear Creek Independent School District in Houston Texas.  Major shopping centers, University of Houston Clear Lake, Interstate 45 & Beltway 8 are only minutes away.   http://brookwoodhoa.org/brookwood/home.aspI've been licensed as a Realtor in the state of Texas for nearly 20 years.My family and I reside in the Brookw...
Read Post [Posted on 10/14/2014 By Kathleen Karing]
Helsinki, Finland, was found to be the most honest city internationally, according to a “lost wallet” experiment conducted globally by Reader’s Digest.  Reader’s Digest reporters purposely lost 192 wallets within 16 cities internationally, containing a cellphone number, a family photo, coupons, business cards, and the equivalent of $50. The reporters then tested to see which cities’ resident...
Read Post [Posted on 10/12/2014 By John Askins]
Apartment rents and occupancies are near record highs as demand increases, particularly among former home owners who have faced foreclosure and are now forced to rent than buy. Rising rents are appearing even in the hardest hit cities, such as Orlando, Detroit and Phoenix, that have faced some of the highest unemployment rates and biggest losses in housing values, The Wall Street Journal reports...
Read Post [Posted on 10/11/2014 By John Askins]
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