Ceilings deserve love…. or at least a greater appreciation. In early American homes ceilings were low to keep spaces warm. During the Victorian era, high ceilings – 9 ft. or more -were embellished with cast plaster, stenciling and other decorative treatments. This kind of detail is coveted today in historic home listings. Today, loft-style […]
Most Texas homeowners are aware of the homestead law that exempts them from certain taxes, but did you know the law also provides two other key provisions? One is protections from creditors and the other is the right of occupancy. But let’s start at the beginning. The “homestead” has been a part of Texas law […]
We know that buying a house can be stressful. Eagle Mountain Realty can make it a happy experience.
Are you thinking about putting your home on the market this spring? One of the most important things you, as a Seller can do (after contacting Eagle Mountain Realty of course), is to stage your home. Staging helps you make a good first impression with buyers. It emphasizes your property’s positive aspects and allows buyers […]
Need a bigger garage? We’ve got your solution. Eagle Mountain Realty in the greater Fort Worth, Texas area specializing in lakefront property on Eagle Mountain Lake can find you a whole new house with the right sized garage for big or little stuff.
Too many times I’ve worked with buyers who find the perfect house, only to have their hearts broken. The reason? Their credit score was too low and they couldn’t afford the home. How often do you use cash? Is “plastic” your payment method of choice? We have become a society increasingly dependent on credit. It’s […]
Realtors have great stories! One of my favorites is about a Realtor who received a call from someone who sounded like a young child wanting help in selling her home. This agent said there was so much sincerity in her voice that she didn’t dismiss the notion that it was a prank call and actually […]
Yesterday, as our nation celebrated Martin Luther King Jr., I couldn’t help but be reminded how much things have changed since 1968. I was only seven years old when The Civil Rights Act became law, but I remember visions on our black and white TV of vicious barking dogs, firehoses, protest signs and screams. I […]
I get this question all the time. And believe it or not, there are periods during the year that are busier than others for real estate sales. I like to use holidays when explaining the optimum time for putting your house on the market. The best… Valentines Day through July 4th. Bar none, this is […]