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Knock’s Home Swap Program Expands to Texas Markets

By Tommy Cummings / September 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

The stars have to align just right when you’re buying a home while selling your old one. It was tough enough when dealing with both ends of the housing transaction. It’s even tougher when taking into account the competitive housing market and concerns about social distancing. Knock, a New York-based home sales company, recognized the […]

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Haute in Houston: Splurge or Steal, We Have No Problem

By Candy's Dirt / June 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Four Percent Say Buying a New Home Is a Goal in 2019

By Bethany Erickson / January 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Who is most likely to have home buying as a goal this year? Will remodeling and home improvement spending continue to grow?  We look at this and more in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Four Percent List Home Buying a 2019 Goal Four percent (about 10 million Americans) said buying a new home […]

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How Does Texas Compare When It Comes to $1 Million Neighborhoods?

By Bethany Erickson / November 19, 2018 / 1 Comment
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As home prices continue to rise, it’s not unusual to see homes that might have been $700,000 to $800,000 a few years ago suddenly come in at a healthy $1 million or more — all over the country. A new Trulia report analyzed home values nationally and found that the share of single-family homes with […]

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To the 500 People Who Sent Me This Houston Listing, Yes, It’s a WTF

By Bethany Erickson / September 5, 2018 / 5 Comments
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Some days the Wednesday WTF is harder to find than others. And some days, 500 people email, text, or message you to tell you that they found the perfect WTF in Houston. This would be that week. And don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining one bit. It’s always fun when a house resonates so […]

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Plano Named Least Stressful City in TX, Here are 3 Zen Homes to Prove It

By Shelby Skrhak / August 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

Financial site WalletHub ranked 182 of the largest U.S. cities to find the most stressful places in America, and found that Plano is the least stressed city in Texas. Houston was ranked the most stressful city in the state. Oh, and the sky is blue. These are things we already knew. Based on data, WalletHub […]

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