New Downtown Development Moving Along Swiftly: The Cottages at Cameron Heights

Whether you are new in town and looking for a cozy place to call home or want to settle down and take part in Waco’s urban renaissance, The Cottages at Cameron Heights offer a new type of lifestyle and spacious open floor plans that are suitable to your needs.     Overview Settle down in the heart of Waco’s urban renaissance. Home ownership can now be yours at The Cottages at Cameron Heights, a pocket neighborhood

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The Road to Obligation and Responsibility: Getting My Brokers License

I’m doing it. I’m adding Real Estate Broker to my resume. And with this new chapter beginning I want to clear up some confusion about what a Real Estate Broker really is and also share a little bit about what this new title will mean for you. First, let’s lay out the different titles of Real Estate Agent, Realtor, and Real Estate Broker. In short, there is a hierarchy. A Real Estate Agent is one

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You Can’t Youtube Everything

So you’re searching for your first home, or maybe you’re looking to downsize now that you’re empty nesters— Congrats! Whatever has brought you into the real estate market, I know this is an exciting season for you and your family. But as you are looking for that perfect place to call home, and compiling your project list for your new nest, there are a few things you should consider. The main thing: You can’t youtube

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Opening Soon: Waco Winery Tasting Room

The Waco Winery is adding a new face to Austin Avenue. Waco Winery has moved forward with plans to add a tasting room location to the Downtown Waco scene. They have locked in a lease agreement for space on the second floor of 708 Austin Avenue. The location will offer a tasting room like atmosphere with 3,000 SF (+/-) of indoor space and a 1,500 SF (+/-) exclusive rooftop patio. It will be a great

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Renting: The New American Dream?

For over three decades now, 65% of Americans have called themselves homeowners— although that statistic is lower than some of our worldwide neighbors, homeownership has almost been synonymous with “The American Dream”. But with the Millennial generation taking over the spotlight in recent years, there seems to be a shift in the real estate market. More and more, there seems to be a case for renting instead of buying. Why? Well it comes down to

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What You Need to Know Before Taking on a Fixer Upper

Fixer upper homes can be frightening, but with the right preparation and knowledge, your soon-to-be revamped crib could be worthy of its own HGTV show. Here’s what to know ahead of time before you commit to that seemingly charming, but run-down 1920s bungalow: Know your budget and its’ boundaries. Be realistic! Don’t let it suck the life or all your money out of you. Before buying, note how long its been on the market. See if an

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How to deal with Awful Neighbors

We’ve all been there at some point. Unkempt lawns, pesky dogs, unruly kids, junky cars. That neighbor is in every neighborhood. It’s only a matter of time before you discover who it is, and hopefully it’s not you! But how do you deal with bad neighbors? Let me tell you: declaring war is not an option. So here are 5 tips for you to remember when dealing with awful neighbors— If you take this advice, you’ll

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Clutter Control Tips for Your Home

Home clutter control is perhaps the world’s strangest form of Tetris – trying to fit every little thing in its’ perfect little space. There are many easy (and potentially fun) options to get your home feeling and looking its best. Here are some of our favorites: Assess What are the main areas of your home that need to be taken care of? When’s the last time you’ve seen your spare room’s floor or been able

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How to Prepare Your Home for Appraisal

  Having your home appraised is a necessary, but daunting process. Your home and all of its’ glory will be inspected and judged to determine its’ monetary value. It’s an important step to determine how to price your home if you are in the market to sell, or find out what necessary updates need to be made to maximize the value of your house. With the right knowledge and openness, the process can be almost

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