Zillow vs Local Dallas Real Estate Sites
While I understand the big box, national portal sites like Zillow, Trulia, & Realtor.com are popular with consumers, you need to understand that ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 13, 2019
Mortgage Loan (Easy online guide to home mortgage loans)
You might be closer to buying the home of your dreams than you think. The only thing between you and that home is – you guessed it – ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on November 8, 2018
Title Company (What does a title company do?)
In this article, we'll educate you on a Title Company and answer the question - What Does a Title Company Do?
It's a rare residential real estate ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on October 28, 2018
Best School Districts in DFW
When parents are relocating to a new community, one of their first questions is often "What are the best school districts in DFW?" To help get ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on October 24, 2018
Open House (The Secrets of What to Look For While There)
The housing market offers something for every buyer but finding that perfect home takes effort and dedication. Seeing a specific home requires ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on October 2, 2018
Final Walk Through Check List (Don't Sign Closing Papers Until You've Reviewed This List!)
FINAL WALK THROUGH BEFORE CLOSING
The day is finally here! You’ve found the home of your dreams, have an accepted offer, and received ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on August 30, 2018
Closing on a House (Everything about close of escrow)
You've found the perfect house and had your offer accepted -- no mean feat in this real estate market. You've gone through inspections and ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on July 12, 2018
Best Time to Buy a House (Here's the best time of the year best to buy a house)
If you're moving and need just the right home in your new city, you won't pay much attention to the time of year when you're buying. Likewise, if ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on May 14, 2018
Old House vs New House (Which one you should buy)
For some home buyers, a house with history is at the top of their list of "must have" features. They don't mind making an older home their very own. ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 27, 2018
What to Know Before Offer
The process of making an offer should be something you've started in the background well before you get serious about making an offer on a possible ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 24, 2018
Home Buying Tips (REALTORS® share their best advice)
This article is a guide for things you need to know to negotiate a better deal on a piece of property. There are specific tips, tricks ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 23, 2018
HOA fees (Here's What HOA Dues Cover)
HOA fees are a prevalent part of home ownership in Dallas-Fort Worth. There are generally what I call three levels of Homeowner Association ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 20, 2018
Do these Things to Protect Yourself
For most people, the purchase of a home is the most significant financial transaction they will ever make. That said, the very first thing a ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 18, 2018
Active Option Contract (Here's what it means for you)
The status of real estate in Texas can sometimes be a tricky thing, especially if you don't use these terms very often. Some of the most ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 17, 2018
Real Estate Negotiator (Secrets to Negotiating House Price)
#1 - DO YOUR HOMEWORK
Know Your Market
Price is obviously the first thing which comes to mind when we talk about negotiations on a home. ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on April 16, 2018
How to Make an Offer on a House
You've found the perfect house — the one that is just the right size and condition for your needs and your family, that's located in the ideal ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on March 14, 2018
Real Estate Questions (And the answers you need to know)
If you were suddenly experiencing chest pains, you'd almost certainly consult your family doctor. If you were faced with a serious legal ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on March 4, 2018
Home Inspection (cost, checklist, how long home inspection takes, & more)
Few people would ever buy a home without viewing it first. After all, any sensible buyer would want to see first hand what they are getting. ...
Posted by Jeff Knox on January 25, 2018