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From the desk of Mae Nowak, Realtor®

Buying or selling a property outside of BCS?? When your needs take you outside our local market, let me help you find a professional to help.

What is Leading Real Estate Companies of the World?

LeadingRE is a network of the world's top independent residential brokerage. It encompasses more than 70 countries, 565 firms and 130,000 sales associates. Together, the network produces over 1.1 million transactions for $372 billion EVERY year. 

What began in 1997 is now a network comprised of only the best locally - and regionally- branded

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  This weekend the Greater Brazos Valley Builders Association is putting on one of my favorite events: The Parade of Homes! This two day event is a great opportunity for everyone to see all the beautiful new builder homes all at one time! The best part about this event is that it is FREE and open to everyone! You do not need to be actively looking to purchase a home, or have a pre-approval letter, so this is a great stress-free, weekend activity for the whole family!    Saturday, October 20th: 10am-5pm  Sunday, October 21st: 12-5pm   New Builder Homes are growing…
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Home Buyer Tips

From the desk of Mae Nowak, Realtor®

It's easy to get swept up in excitement when you've made an offer on your dream home and it has been accepted by a seller. You're anxious and ready to move in immediately. However, there's one more thing you need to do to know exactly what you're buying - a home inspection.

A home inspection is a thorough examination of a homes systems and structures, the things you can't necessarily see when you first walk through a house. It is completed by a professional and neutral 3rd party. This examination is a crucial

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Century Square

From the desk of Mae Nowak, Realtor®

If you haven’t been back to College Station in a while, A LOT has changed! The community continues to grow with exciting new developments. One of those changes is Century Square, a 60 acre development that sits adjacent to Texas A&M on University Drive. The destination is the first walkable, urban mixed use environment in the Brazos Valley.

Whether you live locally here in College Station or in the surrounding cities, this is one destination you definitely want to check out! It features retail shops, restaurants, Class-A

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25 by 25 Initiative

From the desk of Mae Nowak, Realtor®  

Have you heard about 25 by 25 and it's effect on our real estate market? The 25 by 25 initiative began as a response to a national calling for more engineering graduates. As of Fall 2017, there were 19,378 students in the College of Engineering. 25 by 25 aims to increase the program enrollment to 25,000 by Fall of 2025. That's an increase of 5,622 students. Part of the growth will be increasing physical enrollment and the other part will be on ensuring the current students are successful and remain in the Engineering

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Build your dream home on the largest lot still available on Mahogany Drive. The lot, which measures just under .70 acres, backs up to the beautiful Traditions golf course. The large lot will allow you to create the perfect retreat from the bustle and the ideal place to unwind. Traditions also offers full use if their facilities which includes a large club house, multiple pools, and one of only 5 Jack Nicklaus golf courses available in the state of Texas!
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  Buying vs renting a home is one of the biggest questions we hear in the real estate industry. The answer to this question depends on multiple, different factors & that is one of the reasons we hear this from our clients so often! In order to make a decision on this, you need to think about the following:    1. How long you plan to be in your location.    This is definitely the most important factor in deciding whether you want to buy or rent. If you are not planning on staying in your area for long, or if you are unsure of how long you'll be staying, renting may be…
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4408 Hearst Ct. - Castlegate

MLS#18016096   4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms   2,627 sq. ft.   Built 2006

Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the heart of Castlegate is this open concept split floorplan custom home that offers 4 large bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a half bathroom on the main floor and a NEW ROOF! Every feature of this home is custom built and designed to catch the eye! As you walk through the beautiful wrought iron front door you see the matching custom iron railing on the staircase and balcony making for a lasting first impression of your home. The open concept floor plan

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702-704 Eisenhower 

MLS#18016004  .92 acres   

This perfectly square .917 acre lot is less than one block from the intersection of Texas Ave and University Drive on the NE side of Texas A&M campus. Property is approximately 40,000 square feet(200’ x 200’), zoned R6 high density multi family. The lot is not only close to a well-known intersection, it is also less than a block from the TAMU campus. The lot is within a short walking distance to: Fuego, Lupe Tortilla, World of Beer, Applebee’s, Mad Taco, Denny’s, Jimmy John’s, On The Border, Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Office Depot.

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1198 Jones Butler Road #2401 - Lakeridge Townhomes

MLS#18015823   4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms   1,800 sq. ft.   Built 2015

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Beautiful, clean 4 bedroom 4.5 bathroom COMPLETELY FURNISHED corner-unit townhome that is priced to sell quickly! This condo includes large full bedroom sets in oversized bedrooms with their own personal full bathrooms, walk-in closets, individual thermostats and 43” 4K smart TVs atop an entertainment center in each room!!! The downstairs features an open kitchen with upgraded stainless-steel appliances and large refrigerator; granite

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