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What to Look for in a Final Walkthrough

The final walkthrough in your home buying process is a really important step. You need to make sure there are no issues that are going to prevent you from moving in in the condition that was promised. How do you know what to look for during your final walkthrough? Before closing escrow on your new home, make sure you complete your walkthrough with these tips in mind.

What is the walkthrough for?

You’ll want to complete a walkthrough before closing on the home because it’s going to ensure that everything is being delivered as promised. There were likely repairs that needed to be handled after the inspection that were supposed to be done as a contingency of the sale. Your walkthrough allows you to...

Avoiding the Overpricing Trap

If you are going to successfully sell your home in San Antonio, you need to make sure you are being very careful with how you price your property. Overpricing is common among sellers that hope to treat the sale of their house as a negotiation with the hopes that starting high will end them up at the price they want to end up at.

The problem with overpricing your home is that you could end up with no interested parties and your home will stay on the market far too long. The overpricing trap is a dangerous one and an easy one to get caught up in....

Neighborhood Spotlight: Oak Forest

Oak Forest is a developed neighborhood in Austin, Texas that might be the established neighborhood you are seeking. Being located in the Northwest part of town, this neighborhood is known for its large lots, large homes, and top-rated amenities.

It was first developed in the late 70’s and into the 80’s and today, people are attracted to its mature trees, location to top-rated schools, and proximity to top Austin employers. Take a closer look at life in the zip 78759 zip code of Oak Forest in Northwest Austin.

About Oak Forest

The Oak Forest subdivision in the Northwest part of town puts it in Travis County and the neighborhood extends into five different...

The Increased Value of Homes with a View in Austin

Getting that dreamy view out your window may be the biggest selling point for you in a home. The good news is that you may feel you are on vacation every day in this home. The bad news is that homes with a view are much more expensive because of their higher value.

How much more would a home be worth if it comes with a beautiful view of Downtown Austin or Texas Hill Country? Take a closer look at what affects the value when it comes to beautiful views in homes you may be considering purchasing.

The truth about a home’s value with a view

Believe it or not, a home could be...

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