Tax consequences when selling a house I inherited

Inheriting a home is a pretty sweet experience, yet bitter at the same time… You are left with great property value you can use to improve your life, but you are still mourning the loss of a loved one. So you may tend to ask yourself at this point “what are the tax consequences when … Continued

How To Stay Positive When Selling Your House in Floresville

Very often people list their home for sale expecting a quick sale at the asking price, thinking buyers will immediately fall in love with it because they love it so much. But the reality is usually very different. Buyers see all the flaws, the price keeps getting negotiated down, and/or the house sits on the … Continued

How Your Listing Photos Impact The Sale of Your Floresville Home

There was a time when you or your real estate agent would snap a few quick listing photos with a cheap disposable camera, and that was good enough. You can also see photos that many agents take with their cell phones.  But not anymore, thanks chiefly to the Internet. Because nearly 90% of buyers go … Continued

Autumn Themed House Ideas for Floresville Properties

Yes, we all know that spring is typically the best season for real estate in general and house sales in particular. Still, other seasons present great selling opportunities, especially in autumn when people are out and about again after the summer heat. You have to make the most of every seasonal opportunity, and that’s why … Continued

Guide To Selling Your House This Fall

Traditionally and nationwide, spring (usually the first part of May) has been touted as the best time to sell a house, both to maximize return and to minimize the time on the market. But this can change from region to region and from market to market. So in some areas and markets, fall can be … Continued

Tax Advantages For Selling Your Floresville House Before Year End

Selling your home is a big (sometimes life-changing) event and financial transaction, so why not profit from it as much as you can? When you get that big chunk of money in your hand from selling your house, you can bet the IRS won’t be far behind. There are, however, several tax deductions you can … Continued

Divorcing? There are factors you need to consider

The following article by Richard Woodward, mortgage lender:  see his information below: How to plan for a divorce. What you should know about getting a divorce in Texas  Equity division in Texas is different than other states. It may require the use of an Owelty Lien to secure the best terms for the spouse remaining in the … Continued

Secret Agent Hacks For A Fast Sale in Floresville

Everyone trying to sell a house, wants, understandably, to sell it fast. So most sellers spend a good amount of time, effort, and money making repairs and renovations, hoping it will all translate into a fast sale. But there’s a better way. Take a look at these secret (and some not so secret) agent hacks … Continued

The Rate of Return for Home Improvements in Floresville

If you’re thinking of selling your house, you’re aware that, to get top dollar, you’ll have to do some repairing and upgrading. The trick, though, is figuring out which improvements will net you the greatest return on time and money invested at sale time. You need to steer clear of improvements and renovations that yield … Continued