Archive for January, 2015

Filing your Texas Homestead Exemption

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Filing your Texas Homestead Exemption is fairly simple and free!  Do not pay an outside solicitor to file this for you! If you purchased a home in 2014, you will need to file your homestead exemption between January 1 and April 30, 2015 in order to receive a reduction or credit toward your home’s valuation […]

Home Inspections

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Home inspections are always recommended when buying a home, even if it’s new construction.  As the buyer, you choose the inspector and pay him directly (usually via credit card) prior to the inspection.  The inspector usually can check the gas lines, sprinkler system and will coordinate a termite inspection at the same time.  Most buyers […]