Posts by Damron Group REALTORS®

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Trees and Property Value

One of the best investments you can make for yourself is buying real estate. Unlike other purchases like a vehicle, most properties gain value over time, so when it comes time to sell (either sooner or later) you will likely see a healthy return on that investment. Whether you are planning on selling a home…
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Things HOA Can and Can’t do

Many people love their homeowners associations because they maintain properties and keep communities in order. These associations typically charge a single flat monthly fee. Many property owners enjoy knowing they don’t have to worry about managing the external parts of the property, but this may also put limitations on things property owners are able to…
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Warning Signs Before You Buy A Home

Buying a home is a huge financial investment that should be made as an informed decision. In a perfect world, all sellers would openly disclose any issues with a property, neighborhood, or anything else that might affect a potential buyer’s future or well being. Unfortunately, this is not always the case, and you should always…
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Evaluating a Home for Sale

If you are either buying or selling a home, there is one important fact you will want to know: how much is the property worth? Buyers do not want to over pay for what they are getting, and sellers want to be sure they aren’t under sold. There are several factors that affect property value,…
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Researching a Neighborhood Before Buying

One of the many benefits the internet has offered our society is the ability to really get to know your neighbor or town. This is especially helpful when you are planning to move to an area you are not wholly familiar with. Just like Facebook stalking is used as a tool to get to know…
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Real Estate Tax Incentive Options
From a San Marcos Real Estate Company

While the age old debate of whether it is better to buy or rent when it comes to your home will likely carry on, there is no denying some of the benefits of home ownership. In addition to not having to ask for permission to do something as basic as painting a wall in your…
Choosing the Right Mortgage Plan

Choosing the Right Mortgage Plan
San Marcos Real Estate

There are so many things to consider when you are looking at homes for sale in San Marcos, Texas. You want to find a place that is the right size and in the right location. Does it meet your list of “must haves” and can you make a home for yourself there? Many of these…
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Deciding if a Home is Right for You
Real Estate San Marcos

Buying a home is such an exciting time as it represents change and transition in your life. For many people, buying a home, especially their first home, causes you to ask yourself questions about what you really want in life and how you want to spend your time. These are important questions because the house…
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Millennials And The San Marcos Real Estate Market

The housing market can be affected by a lot of varying and moving factors. Millennials represent the current generation of first time home buyers, and their habits as a whole have had an effect on the current housing market. Who Are Millennials? Wikipedia defines “millennial” as an individual who was born between the years of…
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Finding San Marcos Realtors You’ll Love

Buying or selling a home can be an exciting time of your life as it suggests change and opens you up for new opportunities. However, it can also be a stressful and overwhelming season if you are stuck figuring out the details of the process on your own. Hiring an experienced and qualified real estate…
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How Real Estate Agents Benefit You [INFOGRAPHIC]
San Marcos Realtors

For home buyers and those planning to sell their home, the many hurdles that come up can seem daunting. Luckily, your local real estate agents are always ready to help make the process easier. We’ve put together a helpful infographic detailing a few of the ways a great real estate agent can make your home…
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The Value Of Owning VS Renting A Home
Advice from a San Marcos TX Real Estate Agency

The accomplishment of grabbing a dream home is catastrophic for some people, and positively reassuring for others. It depends on the circumstances that you may have that can determine whether it’s going to be devastating or uplifting to you and your family. Times are changing as society is becoming more mobile and people have a…
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Using Mortgage Discount Points Effectively

MMortgages can be confusing so it is important to understand mortgage points and how they can affect you financially at closing. Mortgage points, also known as discount points, are fees paid directly to the lender at closing in exchange for a reduced interest rate. By paying the discount points up front at closing, it is…
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Investing In San Marcos Real Estate For Your Retirement

With the cost of living in today’s economy, Social Security Income may not be enough for a comfortable retirement. Contrarily, real estate is always in demand. Many retirees have turned to real estate to help supplement their income after retirement. Some people have been able to retire early due to their real estate investments. There are several ways…
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