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What is the My First Texas Home program?

Posted on June 5, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Real Estate Finance

So what is the My First Texas Home program? Let’s take a closer look and see if you might qualify and benefit from the program. The program is organized by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. Qualifications for the My First Texas Home Program Well, just because you have owned a home in […]

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How is Traffic in North Texas and Dallas-Ft. Worth?

Posted on May 29, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in North Texas

So, there’s good news and there’s bad news. The bad news is that traffic in North Texas and around Dallas and Ft. Worth can be tough during certain times of the day, particularly peak hours. But that’s not news to anyone whose lived around here for a while, and it’s not shocking considering how huge […]

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Is it free to search for HUD homes? Yes.

Posted on May 22, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Real Estate Finance

There are a lot of websites out there that try to charge you money to search for HUD homes. The names are tricky to make you think they are somehow official or associated with HUD or Fannie Mae. You NEVER need to pay a website to look at these homes. Never. Each organization has their […]

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Texas Sales Tax Holiday: Energy Star Tax Holiday

Posted on May 15, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Real Estate Finance

Texas has several Sales Tax Holidays. From May 26th-May 28th 2018, The Energy Star Tax Holiday takes place throughout Texas. We hope you didn’t miss the Tax Holiday for Emergency Supplies we wrote about here. If so, make sure to sign up for our newsletter, so you don’t miss out. We are always on the […]

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The Industry Interview: Tips on Home Inspection with Dale Busbice

Posted on May 7, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Industry Interview

The real estate industry is much bigger than just agents and brokers. There are many different professions that contribute to a real estate transaction. The Industry Interview segment is our way of bringing you the best tips from these other real estate professionals who help make sales happen. In this Interview, we talked with Dale […]

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North Texas Ranch Report: Jan-March 2018: Cooke County

Posted on April 30, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Ranch Report

Welcome to the North Texas Ranch Report for Jan-March 2018. Let’s take a look at ranch sales in Cooke County in the first quarter of 2018. But first, here is what the numbers mean and how you can use them. Understanding the North Texas Ranch Report These are the sales which appear on the MLS. […]

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Texas Sales Tax Holidays

Posted on April 23, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Real Estate Finance

There is an upcoming sales tax holiday in Texas that can save anyone significant money. It’s one of several Texas Sales Tax Holidays. It is called the Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday. It encourages Texans to stock-up on useful items in case of hurricane, tornado or other natural disaster. But many of the items that […]

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North Texas Ranch Report: Jan-March 2018: Denton

Posted on April 16, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Ranch Report

Welcome to the North Texas Ranch Report for Jan-March 2018. Let’s take a look at ranch sales in Denton County in the first quarter of 2018. But first, here is what the numbers mean and how you can use them. Understanding the North Texas Ranch Report These are the sales which appear on the MLS. […]

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North Texas Ranch Report: Jan-March 2018: Collin

Posted on April 9, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Ranch Report

Welcome to the North Texas Ranch Report for Jan-March 2018. Let’s take a look at ranch sales in Collin County in the first quarter of 2018. But first, here is what the numbers mean and how you can use them. Understanding the North Texas Ranch Report. These are the sales which appear on the MLS. […]

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North Texas Ranch Report: Jan-March 2018: Grayson

Posted on April 2, 2018 by texasfirstrealty in Ranch Report

Welcome to the North Texas Ranch Report for Jan-March 2018. Let’s take a look at ranch sales in Grayson County in the first quarter of 2018. But first, here is what the numbers mean and how you can use them. Understanding the North Texas Ranch Report. These are the sales which appear on the MLS. […]

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