November 2010

You are currently browsing the monthly archive for November 2010.

One of the most common comments that Realtors are getting nowadays that the most homes in Dallas for sale listings have clutters and that makes the rooms feel smaller than what they are suppose to look. Here is a great article about how to make your rooms look larger, nicer and up to date shape. Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , ,

 Dallas residential real estate looks steady when you look at the MLS data as of October by monthly indicator from the Collin County Association of Realtors. The percentage of original list price received at sale is same as 2009. When look at two years there is slightly difference around 0.4% however the average sales price is higher 5.6% than 2009.

 According to Dallas Business Journal, Commercial foreclosure listings in Dallas-Fort Worth reached a 19-year high in the first 11 months of 2010, according to a report released by the Addison-based Foreclosure Listing Service. Foreclosure listings on D-FW commercial properties increased 39 percent in the first 11 months compared with the same period in 2009. The percentage represents 3,000 foreclosure filings so far, compared with 2,173 filings made last year during the same months. Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Here is recently news from HUD that may help new homeowners.

RISMEDIA mentioned that on November 10, 2010–HUD on Tuesday announced a new pilot program that will offer credit-worthy borrowers low-cost loans to make energy-saving improvements to their homes. Backed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), these new FHA PowerSaver loans will offer homeowners up to $25,000 to make energy-efficient improvements of their choice, including the installation of insulation, duct sealing, doors and windows, HVAC systems, water heaters, solar panels, and geothermal systems. Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , ,

Most of the new home buyers would like to learn how they can reduce their monthly home payment. Here is a good article that you will discover how to reduce monthly mortgage payment of your home with discount points. You will learn how discount points work, why they may help you or if they are tax deductible. Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,