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Is Waiting For A Bigger Down Payment The Best Option?

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Should I Wait to Put Down a Bigger Down Payment?

Some experts are advising that first time and move-up buyers wait until they save up 20% before they move forward with their decision to purchase a home. One of the main reasons they suggest waiting is that a buyer must purchase private mortgage insurance if they have less than the 20%. That increases the monthly payment the buyer will be responsible for.

In a recent article, Freddie Mac explained what this would mean for a $200,000 house:

Read more here: http://buff.ly/1O2bwSQ

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Clearing Clutter Before You Move…

Clearing Clutter Before the Move – What not to Move..

Each year around this time some of us engage in a ritual known as spring cleaning. It isn’t the most popular chore for everyone, but it’s a way of sorting through things to clear out the clutter. If you’re planning a spring or summer move, then now’s the time to get organized, and a good thorough house cleaning is a great place to start, allowing you the chance to get rid of stuff you don’t want to pack. There are items that you really would not want to be moving.

Read more here from what items can be toxic to move!:http://moving.about.com/…/packingtipsand…/a/not__to_pack.htm7629049667c32579494ba65db9892301

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NAR’s Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

Thinking of selling and wondering if it’s really the best time? Well, I hope this Existing-Home-Sales-February-STM helps you make that decision and get your home listed while it is still the Seller’s market.

Give me a call with any questions you might have: 972.899.0634

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How To Attract Affluent Home Buyers…

Interesting information on the image from what Buyers are looking for and would sacrifice! Read more from my March Newsletter here: http://buff.ly/1DJDUoPScreen Shot 2015-03-02 at 7.09.34 AM

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Flower Mound, Texas #9 On Best Places To Live!

America’s 50 Best Cities to Live! We always knew that Town of Flower Mound, Texas was a great place. 24/7 Wall St. just confirmed it with #9 ~ Flower Mound, Texas

“Flower Mound is among the smaller cities reviewed, with just over 68,000 residents as of 2012. Demand for homes in the area has grown dramatically in recent years, as evidenced by home prices rising 8.5% between 2010 and 2012, among the largest increases. Violent crimes are also extremely rare in the town. There were just over 30 incidents per 100,000 people in 2013, lower than in all but two other cities reviewed.

Residents are among the wealthiest in America, with a typical household earning $113,683 in 2012. Residents are well educated, and students performed above average on standardized tests. Residents can also enjoy over 2,800 restaurants and 14 museums in Tarrant County, as well as Dallas Cowboys football games in nearby Arlington.”

Read more: America’s 50 Best Cities to Live – 24/7 Wall St. http://247wallst.com/special-report/2014/09/17/americas-50-best-cities-to-live/#ixzz3DxwzWZ1P
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Highland Village Home For Sale Backed Up To Corp of Engineer Property!


Highland Village, Texas Home For Sale on oversized lot back to Corp of Engineer Property!


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$499,999
Single Family Home
Main Features
5 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
1 Partial Bathroom
1 Unit
Interior: 3,851 sqft
Lot: 0.72 acre(s)
Location
3412 Sherwood Lane
Highland Village, TX 75077
USA

Jim Striegel

Jim Striegel

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JStriegel@Realtor.com
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Custom Home Located in Gated Community in Flower Mound, Texas


Custom Home in Gated Community Located in Flower Mound, Texas


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$799,000
Single Family Home
Main Features
4 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
1 Partial Bathroom
1 Unit
Interior: 4,598 sqft
Lot: 0.35 acre(s)
Location
3104 Jaciamo Street
Flower Mound, TX 75022
USA

Jim Striegel

Jim Striegel

(972) 899.0634
JStriegel@Realtor.com
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