Richardson, TX Real Estate News

By Bob Baesmann, DFW Team Realty | 972-978-8800
( DFW Team Realty)
Richardson Texas Home Sales were up 7% in September 2013 over the same month last year with 116 homes selling this month! So far this year, overall home sales were at 1,114 homes sold, a 24% change from this time last year. New Richardson Texas Real Estate listings changed -7% for the same period last year with 122 homes listed this month. So far this year, ovferall home listings underwent a 14.5% change with 1,416 homes listed. Current listings pending sale this month underwent a change of 20%, with 101 homes contracted. All listings under contract for the year to date experienced a change of 24.5%, with 1,165 homes under contract for this month. Click here for the full report.. Richardson Texas Real Estate Reports Register online for monthly updates on your city and neighborhood homes...
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      311 Forest Grove Drive, Richardson   Charming patio with wrought iron fence, formal living and dining area, and a relaxing den with fireplace are just some of the features this home has to offer. Other details include granite counter tops, cute built-ins, vaulted ceilings and an awesome back yard patio and deck perfect for unwinding after a long day. Don't miss this home! Property Details»   3 BEDS 2 BATHS 1 1/2 BATHS 0.21 ACRES 2,196 SQFT $114 $/SQFT 1971 BUILT SINGLE-FAMILY HOME Featured Listings:   6131 Fairway Ave 1714 Pat Drive 5312 Kathryn Drive 1515 Lomita Drive 311 Forest Grove Drive 5306 Wyrick Lane 713 Newberry Drive 1306 Northlake Drive Free Home Value Find out why it is GREAT to sell in November, December and January! Go to Robbins Real Estate - Home Value Calculator ...
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By Mindy & Jay Robbins, Expect Excellence from Robbins Real Estate
(Robbins Real Estate)
Robbins Real Estate Sold 1311 Navaho Trail, Richardson!   Sellers – Thinking of making a move but not sure how the market is doing? Go to Robbins Real Estate Home Valuation to get a comprehensive up-to-date market report for your area.
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Richardson TX VA Mortgage Loans and 100% VA Loans are one of the best mortgage loan programs available for both active duty military and honorably discharged Vets.   What Are the Five Key Benefits of a VA Loan?   - $0 Down Payment, 100% financing loan.   - No mortgage insurance added to your monthly payment.   - Less Hassle credit qualifying compared to other government mortgage loans.   - Low Mortgage Rates compared to other types of home loans.   - A VA loan can be assumable for the person that buys your home from you.   For more information about the key features of Richardson TX VA Mortgage Loansvisit: http://www.va.gov/directory/guide/state.asp?STATE=TX    Who is qualified for Richardson TX VA Mortgage Loans?   • Active-Duty Military Personnel • Veterans • National Guard members/Re...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There is a Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using FHA 203K Loans Richardson Texas.     Many are not aware of a special government loan program that is actually a part of FHA (Federal Housing Administration- a department within HUD). This FHA loan program allows the buyer or existing owner of a home to do significant amounts of remodeling or updating to their home without a higher cost second lien.         However, this loan program doesn't allow for items in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. Although, you can repaint, replace flooring and appliances, add a room to an existing structure (which can add to value tremendously as you increase the square feet of your home) as well as remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms.         Many advan...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Richardson Texas VA Mortgage Loans with 100% financing on VA Loans - the best loan program in the country!     VA Mortgage Loans are one of the best mortgage loan programs available today for both honorably discharged Vets and active duty military personnel.     Here are some of the highlights of this incredible program:     - 100% financing, no down payment required.   - Monthly mortgage insurance is not tacked on to your payment.   - Compared to other types of mortgage loans, easier credit-qualifying requirements.   - Low fixed mortgage rates result in a low monthly payment.     So how do you qualify for Richardson Texas VA Mortgage Loans?     You must first verify your eligibility. Eligibility is verified by ordering your Certificate of Eligibility or COE. A Texas VA loan lender can ...
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By Bob Baesmann, DFW Team Realty | 972-978-8800
( DFW Team Realty)
Richardson Texas Home Sales were up 40% in August 2013 over the same month last year with 154 homes selling this month! So far this year, overall home sales were at 991 homes sold, a 25% change from this time last year. New Richardson Texas Real Estate listings changed 2.3% for the same period last year with 179 homes listed this month. So far this year, overall home listings underwent a 17% change with 1,294 homes listed. Current listings pending sale this month underwent a change of 37%, with 136 homes contracted. All listings under contract for the year to date experienced a change of 25%, with 1,065 homes under contract for this month. Click here for the full report.. Richardson Texas Real Estate Reports Register online for monthly updates on your city and neighborhood homes, automa...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a pre-approval for Richardson Texas Home Loans      Many consumers are not educated on the proper way to go about buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Richardson Texas Home Loans and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. We will discuss each of these in this article.     Education     The proper way to go about buying a home in Richardson, Texas begins with getting preapproved for your home loan. Take note that we didn't say anything about getting pre-qualified because in today's mortgage ...
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By Bahman Davani, CM at Texas Five Star Realty, Plano, TX (214) 457-7055, Homes for Sale in Plano, Frisco, Prosper, Allen TX
(Texas Five Star Realty, Plano Texas)
Soccer Spectrum an Indoor Soccer Facility in Richardson, Texas 1251 Digital Drive, Richardson, TX 75081 (972) 644-8845 Information (972) 644-1820 Fax www.SoccerSpectrum.com     Click on the picture at right to watch a short video     Soccer Spectrum: Soccer Spectrum is an indoor soccer facility which was founded in 1987, and is located at 1251 Digital Drive in Richardson, Texas. The owners are Mungioli brothers whom I personally know them since 1980 when we were playing with and against each other. Advantages of Indoor Soccer vs. outdoor Soccer: 1.                   Weather: Rain or Shine, storm, thunderstorm, snow or ice, heat (over 100 degrees which is normal in summer in Texas), etc. always you can play at your scheduled time. Where as in outdoor, they will abandon the game, postpone...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
  There is a special government Home Renovation Loan Program using Richardson Texas FHA 203K Mortgage Loans.     Many are not aware of a special government loan program that is actually a part of FHA (Federal Housing Administration- a department within HUD). This FHA loan program allows the buyer or existing owner of a home to do significant amounts of remodeling or updating to their home without a higher cost second lien.         However, this loan program doesn't allow for items in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. But you can repaint, replace flooring, remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms, add wallpaper, replace appliances – even add a room to an existing structure (which can significantly add to value as you increase the square footage of your ...
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By Bob Baesmann, DFW Team Realty | 972-978-8800
( DFW Team Realty)
Richardson Texas Home Sales were up 24% in June 2013 over the same month last year with 149 homes selling this month! So far this year, overall home sales were at 681 homes sold, a 22% change from this time last year. New Richardson Texas Real Estate listings changed 24% for the same period last year with 196 homes listed this month. So far this year, ovferall home listings underwent a 10% change with 918 homes listed. Current listings pending sale this month underwent a change of 34%, with 142 homes contracted. All listings under contract for the year to date experienced a change of 26%, with 766 homes under contract for this month. Click here for the full report.. Richardson Texas Real Estate Reports Register online for monthly updates on your city and neighborhood homes, automaticall...
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By Lorrie Semler, REALTOR® in the Dallas area. Call/text 972-416-3417, Real Service. Real Results. Real Estate
(United Real Estate)
There is going to be an estate sale this weekend in a home that will be listed the following week. If you'd like to get a sneak peek at the hosue, come to the estate sale! July 26-27, 2013Friday 9-4, Saturday 9-12:15 & 1-4510 Wentworth, Richardson TX 75081 The house will be for sale at the beginning of August. Get a sneak peek at the real estate during the estate sale! Directions: Near the Richland College campus. Between Audelia and Abrams, one block north of Walnut Street. From Walnut, turn north on Richland Park, then take an immediate right onto Wentworth. Valuable items have been removed from the house until the morning of the sale. This is a FULL house, garage and back yard and the sale is a real hoot!  We have owls! All kinds of owls: owl figurines, owl cookie jars, owl canisters...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There is a Special Government Rehab Program- Richardson TX FHA 203K Renovation Loans. There is a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA)- a department within HUD. A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts of remodeling or updates to their existing home without having a higher cost second lien thanks to this special FHA loan program. Items such as a hot tub or a swimming pool are not allowed with this FHA loan program. Items such as remodeling cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms, painting, adding wallpaper, replacing appliances and flooring, or even adding a room to an existing structure (which will increase the value of the homes square footage) are allowed. The biggest advantage with this government loan program is that in...
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By Bob Baesmann, DFW Team Realty | 972-978-8800
( DFW Team Realty)
Richardson Texas Home Sales were up 5% in May 2013 over the same month last year with 122 homes selling this month! So far this year, overall home sales were at 527 homes sold, a 20% change from this time last year. New Richardson Texas Real Estate listings changed 8% for the same period last year with 166 homes listed this month. So far this year, overall home listings underwent a 6% change with 719 homes listed. Current listings pending sale this month underwent a change of 37%, with 144 homes contracted. All listings under contract for the year to date experienced a change of 24%, with 622 homes under contract for this month. Click here for the full report.. Richardson Texas Real Estate Reports Register online for monthly updates on your city and neighborhood homes, automatically ema...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
  For 23 and a half years, we have specialized in VA Loans in Richardson Texas! In this article, learn how to qualify for your va loan.     1:  Verify eligibility through your Certificate of eligibility (COE).     Obtaining a VA loan is easy. The first step is to verify your eligibility. You must order your Certificate of Eligibility (COE) through the VA which will also confirm the amount of your eligibility. If you were honorably discharged, or are currently active duty or reserves, then you are eligible.     Ordering your COE: Your lender can help you get your COE fast, usually the same day you request it. It can also be ordered through the VA either by mail or online. You will need a copy of your DD214 if you are an honorably discharged Vet.     2:  Obtain pre-approval with a VA Loan...
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By Brian Rayl, Active Agent and Co-founder Of Home Value Leads
(Home Value Leads)
The Richardson real estate market is one of the best performing markets in the Dallas-Fort Worth area right now. So what are the good and bad of the Richardson real estate statistics right now? All good - no bad! Richardson, TX Median Sales Price Other than an unusual blip on December of 2011, the median sales price of Richardson homes for sale is higher now than it has been since the market crashed in 2006. It is up nearly 8% compared to this time last year, and over 13% compared to 2 years ago. If you were waiting for the housing market to bottom before buying your new Richardson home, you have waited too long. Now is the time to buy before prices get higher! Richardson, TX Days on Market Days on market tells us how quickly homes are selling. Today, Richardson homes for sale are selli...
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By Nick Good, www.TheGoodHomeTeam.com
(The Good Home Team with eXp Realty)
Richardson Texas is currently in a seller's market.  Nick Good a top Richardson Realtor listed the home at 418 Fieldwood Dr. which is located in the very sought after Richland Park subdivision last Thursday, and by Saturday we had 25+ showings and 8 offers all over the asking price! As of June 12, 2013 there is only 1.7 months of homes for sale in Richardson with the average Days on Market being only 56 days.  Now is the time for Richardson Tx homeowners to take advantage of this great real estate market and sell their home for top dollar!  If you want to see what your home is worth you can check out this website by clicking here and entering your address OR you can always call us at 972-468-5017 and one of our Seller Specialist will be able to help out.    Don't wait until it is too la...
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By Brian Rayl, Active Agent and Co-founder Of Home Value Leads
(Home Value Leads)
Have you thought about looking at Richardson homes for sale? Whether your are looking for proximity to The University of Texas at Dallas, or for a wonderfully safe community look no further than homes for sale in Richardson, TX. A suburb of Dallas, Richardson, TX boasts a robust economy which has seen continued growth. Richardson home owners have access to a wide variety of restaurants and shopping activities. Implemented in 2010, the Dine Smart, Dine local initiative provides residents discounts when shopping locally. The city is home to over forty miles of trails and walkways, and has a robust festival season from May to December. Nicknamed the Telecommunications Corridor, Richardson, TX has seen substantial increases in its economy despite the global decline. This prosperity provides...
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By Prudential Texas Properties
(Prudential Texas Properties )
If you're looking for eco-friendly bathroom products for your Richardson home, you're not alone! Many people are interested in promoting a green lifestyle in the one room that's designed for cleanliness. Consider these products to help make your bathroom Mother Nature-friendly!  Towels: When it's time to replace your towels, consider those made from organic cottons and sustainable materials. Towels made with conventionally-grown cottons are bad for the health of the people who work the farms. An amazing option is Millennium towels that are made from beech cellulose that is grown in sustainably managed forests ($16–$78). Plant-Based Products: Using plant-based products are an easy way to incorporate a green lifestyle into your Richardson home. Products that contain parabens or petroleum-...
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