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Every once in a while you get a client that makes what we do worth doing.  I had that client this year. I know that because I busted my tail and made a difficult closing happen and a family had a better life. I had the honor of working with a young women in her mid-twenties who had two beautiful ...
Posted over 6 years ago
Here's a funny that will make you laugh no matter how difficult your day was.  It's geared at baby boomers but I'm close enough that I appreciated the sentiment.  I have one warning for everyone before watching.  Make sure you won't make a fool of yourself watching this clip in a public area. Cli...
Posted over 6 years ago
As a realtor I often am asked about remodeling. Particularly what remodeling/ updating gets the most bang for the buck.  Hands down its kitchen and bath.  However, a little can go a long ways.  I can tell you how often I have people tell me about the tens of thousands of dollars they plan to put ...
Posted over 6 years ago
Very few people are aware of the Community Gardens located in The Woodlands.  This secret garden is located in the same complex as The Bear Branch sports fields off of Research Forest.  The gardens are associated with the Urban Harvest non profit organization located in Houston. All gardens must ...
Posted over 6 years ago
Recently, I had a client who thought that I was being silly when I suggest she get her newly constructed home inspected. Why? After all its under warranty. That was the opinion of this client.  Then, 45 days after she had placed the contingency on the new house the salesmen presented her with a d...
Posted over 6 years ago
Looking for a website that will give a feel for The Woodlands without anyone trying to sell you a house.  Check out WWW.thewoodlands.net.  This site will provide a wealth of information about The Woodlands and give you a feel for life in The Woodlands.  You can learn about the trollies, the newes...
Posted over 6 years ago
 Gather up the kids and head out to Market Street in The Woodlands for a visit with Santa's Reindeer.  On Dec. 21st and 22nd, Santa will be loaning out his reindeer so children of all ages can enjoy a rare opportunity to meet and greet real reindeer.  In honor of the reindeer visit, Market Street...
Posted over 6 years ago
Wow, what a great Christmas present!!  My  Woodlands Association fees assessment rate dropped by 66.7%.  In real money that means my fees dropped from nearly $800.00 annually to $282.00.  Now that is something to celebrate!! Why did the Board of Directors lower the association fees so significant...
Posted over 6 years ago
Fifty million dollars will be spent to transform The Woodland's Resort into a world-class destination. In hopes of drawing more and more Texas vacationers to  the master planned community, The Woodlands Development Corp is augmenting the facility with a 1,000-foot "lazy river" that will wind thro...
Posted over 6 years ago
Welcome Home to 82 Sky Terrace, listed at $239,900.   This home is located in the ideal Woodlands location.  Located in the heart of The Woodlands, this home with pristine pool is located in the cul de sac of a quiet  family friendly street.  It is also within walking distance to both the element...
Posted over 6 years ago
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