1. Is now the right time to buy or sell your home?

      It’s a common misconception that you shouldn’t try to buy or sell a home during the fall and winter months. This is generally considered the “offseason” in real estate. Many sellers mistakenly believe that the cooler weather will keep buyers away and that no one is looking over the holida…Read More

  2. Valentine’s Day: A Time for Love (and Home Buying)

    Ah…. Valentine’s Day. A day when couples young and old start to think about their future together. And often the most important part of that future is buying a home. February is a great month for buying a house – in fact, it’s often better than the traditional seasons of spring and fall. Acc…Read More

  3. It’s Not Too Late to Sell: Five Tips for Closing in 2017

    We are used to thinking of spring and summer as the time to sell our homes. But hold on – the end of the year can also be a great time to sell. Why? First, November-December buyers tend to be motivated buyers, ready to buy. At the same time, inventory is lower, and fewer people want to show their …Read More

  4. Preparing to Buy Your Golf Course Home

    Hello, and welcome to my blog! My name is Rose Depoe, and I am a realtor based on the Dallas/Fort Worth area with the North Texas Luxury Group. I love this area and find great satisfaction in helping others to find the perfect home here. I blog on a regular basis on various issues around buying and …Read More

  5. 5 Tips for Buying a Home

    Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible. Get your finances in order. Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your credit report. Make sure the facts are correct, and fix any problems you find. Next, find a suitable len…Read More

  6. Dealing with Financing

    As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing with the dollar signs so that you can take down that “for sale” sign on your new home. Get pre-ap…Read More

  7. Preparing to Sell

    Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest time. Repair. Just because you’ve gotten used to the cracks in the walls and the rattles in the radiators does…Read More

  8. Relocating to the Big City

    Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible. Research before you move. It’s important to understand the culture you’re joining. Do research online and find out about school systems, neig…Read More

  9. Marching Into March

    The North Texas real estate market continues to march right into March and our Keller Williams, Dallas Metro North office is leading the way, outperforming the greater DFW area. We’re selling homes 6.7% above the DFW average price; we’re closing 15 days faster than the market and we have more li…Read More