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We like to be creeped out, don’t we? To kick off Halloween, Zillow.com has chosen 10 homes in the U.S. notorious for their haunted history and spirits who like to visit. Some are privately owned homes, some are now bed-and-breakfasts, some have historic designations, and one is even the seat of our government. Take a deep breath, trick and treat yourself to some of the most notable haunt...
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Welcome to the most current Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general. Please click on this link to view the Housing Trends October 2014 Newsletterhttp://susanroddy.ho...
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Looking at sprawling villas in the suburbs and 2,000-square-foot condos in the middle of downtown is one thing. How much home you can afford may be entirely different.Of course, there’s nothing wrong with looking. But when it comes down to finding a place that fits perfectly in looks, size and price, you need to know your affordability factor.What Is Your Family Plan?It’s ...
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The Bay Area Heart Walk, a non-competitive 5K Walk, will be held on Saturday, November 1, at 7:30 am. Walkers will begin at the Kemah Boardwalk, 215 Kipp Ave., and follow the route as shown in the diagram below. This event, along with fun activities, helps to promote walking as a part of a healthy lifestyle and to raise funds to support the American Heart Association. To participate in the annu...
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Engineering company moves U.S. HQ to HoustonOct 30, 2014, 11:46am CDTShare on Google +Share on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on TwitterEmail this articleEnlarge PhotoCourtesy of Haynes and Boone LLPEduardo Aguirre, the Houston-based former U.S. Ambassador to Spain and Andorra, is helping AKO Engineering transition to Houston.AKO Engineering is the U.S. subsidiary of Spain-based AKO Electromecanic...
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The decision to purchase a home is exciting and a major investment for your future. Because there is only so much of it to go around, real estate is the top choice for many investors and the desire for most families. This article is designed to highlight some of the many benefits of home ownership and how buying a home can often turn the American Dream into a reality. One of the most profita...
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Here’s how to find out whether your community association can make you get rid of your political lawn sign.State law could override HOA rules about displaying campaign yard signs, like these in my neighborhood. Image: Dona DeZube for HouseLogicIf you’re one of the more than 60 million Americans — about one in five U.S. residents — who live in a home owners association, condominium community, coope...
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 Have you heard of this new phenomenon of 'chalk paint'?  Honestly, it's not necessarily new having been around now for several years, but there are some people out there who are not educated on it yet, so let me educate you.  Now, if you're like me then the first thing you thought of when you heard 'chalk paint' was that paint you can use as a chalk board and write on whatever sur...
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Happy Halloween weekend! There are so many Open Houses going on this weekend as a cold front blows through. What a perfect time to look at homes! Check out this open house finder and find your dream home this Fall:  http://rem.ax/12Rl9zSWe are always here for your home buying needs!-Mary & Kelly...
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Agent Snapshot: Shanita Holloway, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty Greater Northwest, Springby James McClister October 13, 2014Shanita Holloway is a Realtor with Keller Williams Realty Greater Northwest working in Spring, Cypress and Humble.What was your first job in the realty industry? My job in the realty industry was becoming a residential real estate agent, joining forces with K...
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If you are thinking of outdoor lighting for Halloween, check this out! By: John Riha When you stroll through your neighborhood this Halloween season, get ready for some front-yard tricks and some awesome lighting treats. Halloween displays are more sophisticated — and fun — than ever, headlined by energy-saving CFL and LED extravaganzas, and powered by creative home owners who pull out...
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This is a fly over of the GrandParkway from Highway 249 to Highway 59.Projected completion date is end of 2015. This should help us all get around the city much quicker. #Grandparkway ...
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When Does Your Home Make Money? People will often say they made money when they sold their home. That sounds good, but is it really an accurate statement? Probably not. Here’s why: A seller walks away from closing with whatever “equity gain” (sales price minus original equity, sales expenses, loan pay-down and loan pay-off) there is in the home. The questions becomes how did that equity g...
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Remodeled home in Bay Glen, just listed for lease.  Wood laminate throughout, NO carpet.  Kitchen has granite counters and updated cabinets, white appliances.  Great backyard has a nice wood deck and bench seats.Zoned to Ward Elementary, Clear Lake Intermediate.www.har.com/28523649...
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One of the best ways to welcome in each holiday and season is to festively bake, and with gusto! Fall has always reminded me of deep spices such as cinnamon and pumpkin spice and the rich aroma of crisp apples. Here I’ve included a couple of recipes to help you welcome in Halloween and Texas’ eventual fall. Pumpkin Biscotti Perfect as an accompanying coffee treat or just a sweet snack...
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