Foundation Heartbreak

Every single home I have shown to potential buyers has had foundation problems. OK. Maybe not. That is a stretch. But almost every house has something going on that elicits a comment from one of the buyers, or even myself, about potential … [Read more...]

What The House? What is a Jack and Jill Bathroom?

To kick off her summer sloth, my teenage daughter recently started watching a TV series she referenced as “an old series called 90210.” I was excited to potentially rehash some old storylines until I realized she was talking about an already finished … [Read more...]

To Hire or Not to Hire (a Paint Contractor) . . . That is the Question.

 The following is a guest post by Jason Kyle Sapp of Kyle Developing LLC with some advice on how to decide if you should hire someone to paint your house or tackle that job yourself. Jason has been running his family business in the New Braunfels … [Read more...]

Find Hidden Money in Your Home

You might be missing out on potential benefits that will reduce your taxes. Okay. I'll admit it. Tax exemptions isn't exactly a sexy topic. But saving money that you've already worked hard to earn is important to everyone. And if you use those … [Read more...]

Northwoods Neighborhood Has Caught My Eye

2414 Welsch Ln., New Braunfels, TX 78130 listed with JB Goodwin Realtors (Monica Hendricks) While out with a client yesterday, One house in particular caught my attention. 2414 Welsch Lane has a lot of the features I would have looked for when … [Read more...]

What The House? What is an Egress Window?

"This house has a really cool basement with a cool room and bathroom, but the room isn't listed as a bedroom. Why doesn't it count as a bedroom?" This is a question a client asked me today and I remember wondering the same thing about a previous … [Read more...]

Credit for Mortgage Planning

 The following is a guest post by Candy Williams of Ameripro Funding with some advice on how to prepare your credit for the mortgage process. Candy has built a great reputation with New Braunfels home buyers by sticking with them through the whole … [Read more...]

Mortgage Basics

Selecting the right type of financing is one of the most important decisions you can make. In fact, determining how much you can afford before you begin your home search will save you valuable time in choosing the right home in the right … [Read more...]