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Rising Above the Floodwaters Part 2: Together We’re Stronger

Sitting here in the quiet of the early morning you can hear the birds singing, the gentle breeze rustling through the leaves of a nearby live oak, the hum of a neighbor’s air conditioner compressor, and the early morning pounding of sledgehammers as the home across the street is demoed for recovery from Harvey. It’s the first of September and it’s 72° outside. That’s unseasonably Read More →

Rising Above the Floodwaters Part 1: Filing Your Claim

Alright. I know this is a daunting thing but you’ll thank me for this later. Today, I ran across this really wonderful conversation on Reddit where a former insurance employee details pretty much everything you need to know about filing your insurance claim. But here’s the biggest takeaway on the whole thing: Be as specific, as detailed, and as absolutely anal about the whole thing Read More →

FOR SALE: 17302 Upper Ridge Ln, Humble, TX

Check out this beautiful Ryland home ready for new owners. Open floor plan with corner fireplace and wonderful spacious living area. Home has upgrades all around and gorgeous landscaping. Inside and out, this pristine home is just waiting for the right owner. Three bedrooms with another room that could be a bedroom, study, office, or media room. Spacious living area with open kitchen floor plan. Read More →

Chaparral Village HOODguide

This is my home. This specific house pictured here, 1204 Mesquite Lane, in Chaparral Village, is where I grew up from the time we moved to this town in 1976.  When I was almost 4 years old, until I moved out to go to college in 1991 – this was my home. In fact, my dad still lives there today. This neighborhood and the adjoining Read More →

Did I Just Buy a Lemon?

One of the biggest questions I get from buyers is basically, “How do I know if I’m buying a lemon?” What not to do: 1. Close your eyes and hope for the best. 2. Trust the Seller to disclose all the problems with your future home. 3. Trust your father-in-law (I mean he did jimmy-rig that leak for you that one time, he must be Read More →

Pinehurst HOODguide

Pinehurst is an established neighborhood of approximately 700 single-family homes located in Baytown, Texas and in Chambers County, directly off of Highway 146. Pinehurst includes two sections, Pinehurst I and Pinehurst II. This gem of a neighborhood offers affordability, close proximity to dining and shopping, and is less than two miles from Interstate 10. You’ll find that many of these homes have old charm with Read More →

SOLD: 4506 Marquis Ave, Baytown, TX $150,000

Come see this great 4 bedroom, 2 bath home within walking distance of Starbucks, Hobby Lobby, and more! Fabulous flooring, wide open spaces in the living room, kitchen and den, a great workshop/shed in the backyard. See the home here first…then make an appointment to see it up close and in person. Contact Agent

SOLD: 2403 Orange Blossom, Highlands, TX OWNER FINANCING

This home is ready for a new owner and the seller is offering owner financing. This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home has just been through a gorgeous remodeling project and is meticulously updated – all shiny and ready for a new owner! This home boasts over 2700sf, on a corner lot of a 1/4 acre, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and gigantic living areas: an 18×19 Read More →

SOLD: 9618 Indian Trail, Mont Belvieu, TX

Enjoy this virtual tour of 9618 Indian Trail in Mont Belvieu, TX. Looking for a gorgeous home that is move-in ready? This is the house you have been waiting on! With this place, you’re not just buying a new home, you’re purchasing a gorgeous upgrade on the way you live your life. The seller installed engineered hardwood floors downstairs and up the staircase. The seller Read More →