Tag Archive: mortgage

Sep 04 2015

Texas Ranks Third


International home sales added $8.32 billion to the Texas economy from April 2014 to March 2015, according to the 2015 Texas International Homebuyers Report by the Texas Association of Realtors. Once again, Texas was ranked as the third-largest state in the U.S. for international home sales. However, the majority of these purchases did not swing …

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Aug 23 2015

Rural Home Buyers:USDA Will Finance


With an abundance of homes for sale in most of rural Texas, buyers continue to have plenty of choices and lots of bargaining power. With the help of USDA Rural Development’s No Down Payment home loan programs, those dreams of homeownership may still come true. USDA Rural Development’s Rural Housing Direct Home Loan Program offers …

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Jun 24 2013

What to do when a loved one dies

Whether it’s expected or accidental, the death of a loved one can shake you to the core. The last thing you want is to have to interrupt grieving to deal with mundane tasks, but unfortunately there are many actions that must be done on behalf of the deceased. Some must be taken immediately, while with …

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Jun 07 2013

None of my business: We have a cockeyed view of poverty in America.

It was late, I was grumpy, and the woman in front of me was buying cigarettes. I noticed the items in her cart: brand-name snacks, colas, and frozen foods. I looked at how she dressed, considered the carton of cigarettes she requested, and made a wager to myself that she would pay with government assistance. …

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