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Preparing for the Move to Austin, Texas

Whether you’re moving to Austin from out-of-state or from a different city, there’s a lot to do while preparing for the big move. Below are some tips to make your move hassle-free. Work with a REALTOR® Buying or renting a new property is a very intricate process (not to mention the biggest investment you’re likely […]

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How Mortgage Interest Deduction Affects Homeownership

Twenty-six years after Congress last reformed the tax code, Washington is once again saying it’s time to start over with a “blank slate” approach to tax reform. Senators have been tasked with presenting any current deductions, exemptions, and credits they’d like included in the code. Drafting of a tax reform package will occur during the […]

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The Hidden Benefits of Homeownership

For decades, homeownership has been a staple of the “American Dream,” and continues to be so today. Owning your own home is one of the most rewarding purchases you’ll ever make. It provides you and your family a sense of confidence and stability. Your home shows a commitment to your community and your family’s future. […]

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Home field advantage: Five benefits of owning a home

There’s more to being a homeowner than just providing shelter to you and your family. Compared to renting, owning a home has proven to have many social, financial and psychological rewards. Below, we have outlined five great benefits strongly tied to homeownership. 1. Higher success rate in school While renters tend to relocate more frequently, […]

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Three great reasons to buy a home

Buying your first home is an exciting endeavor. You can feel a sense of pride in knowing that the property belongs to you, and so long as you abide by zoning laws and potential HOA regulations, you’re free to remodel your home’s interior, exterior and yard however you’d like. But did you know that there […]

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