August 2013

There are 9 blog entries for August 2013.

 Charming home with open floor plan nestled in a cul-de-sac in Creek Meadows. This home was only built a few years ago but it boasts many upgrades including granite counter tops throughout, wood laminate flooring, and a study nook. This property has a nice sized back yard and is priced to sell quickly. Call today to see this beautiful home. 

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 This is a must see RNL Home in the much desired Castle Rock Subdivision. It has a very open floor plan for gatherings and entertainment. The 10 foot vaulted ceilings and all the custom upgrades makes this home a great buy for this price point. Beautiful handscraped floors, granite counters, custom built cabinets and oversized garden tubs are just a few highlights of this property. It has been aggressively priced to sell, so don't miss out on this opportunity to move into your brand new home.  Call to set up a showing on some of the hottest new homes in Bryan/ College Station.

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USA Today’s coach’s poll ranked Texas A&M No. 6 for the start of the 2013 season. This is the highest ranking the Aggies have received since 1995. Texas A&M is expected to do well again this season because they have 11 returning starters including the famed quarterback Johnny Manziel and others like offensive tackle Jake Matthews.

USA Today Coaches' Preseason Poll

Rank Team, Record, Points (First Place Votes), Previous Rank
1. Alabama 13-1, 1545 (58), 1
2. Ohio St. 12-0, 1427 (3), NR
3. Oregon 12-1, 1397, 2
4. Stanford 12-2, 1262, 6
5. Georgia 12-2, 1250, 4
6. Texas A&M 11-2, 1215 (1), 5
7. South Carolina 11-2, 1136, 7 
8. Clemson 11-2, 1047, 9
9. Louisville 11-2, 1010, 13
10. Florida 11-2, 930, 10
11. Notre Dame 12-1, 872, 3
12. Florida St. 12-2,

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   Construction is underway and in final stages at 710 Rose Street in Bryan! This new home is centraly located in a quiet, older neighborhood near Sue Haswell Park. The home features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths and will be move in ready by with in a month.  Don't miss the opportunity to buy this new construction home and make it your own! 
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This month’s statistics speak for themselves! Real Estate sales in Bryan College Station have nearly doubled over the past two years. The following snapshot is of your local BCS market. 

Snapshot of July 2013 Real Estate Market: July 2012 vs July 2013

  • $76,115,910– Total monthly sales, 44% more sales than in July 2012
  • 402 – Individual units sold, 38% more units sold than in July 2012
  • $189,343– Monthly average price of single sale, 4% higher than average in July 2012
  • 286 – Homes sold between $100,000 and $250,000, 28% more sold than in July 2012
  • 57 – Homes sold between $250,000 and $500,000, 50% more sold than in July 2012
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Those of us that live in Bryan-College Station know what a great city we live in. But now, others are also noticing all that BCS has to offer! Kiplinger Personal Finance magazine has recently published a list of “Ten Great Cities That Have It All” and Bryan-College Station has landed the number 3 spot on the list. According to Kiplinger, what makes these cities “great” is, “By our definition, good jobs, reasonably priced homes, decent schools, great health care and manageable size are all essential parts of the mix.” We fall third on the list behind only two cities, Little Rock, Arkansas and Burlington, Vermont. As a local, I love to see that others appreciate Bryan-College Station not only for the economy but for the hospitality and tradition as well,

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For many people the first step in buying a home is getting a home loan. Imagine this…. You find your dream home.  A beautiful home with all the amenities you could imagine. You go to the bank to get a loan so that you can finally purchase that dream home. The bank tells you that they cannot give you a loan because you have bad credit. This is confusing to you because you don’t have any risky spending habits and pay all your bills on time. You later find out that you have become a victim of identity theft.

Identity theft is an unfortunate event but there are many steps that you can take in order to help protect yourself.

  1. 1.   Guard your privacy- Don’t share personal information (your address, phone numbers, social security number, date of
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Nice, older home in Bryan. Easy access to Highway 6 and close to eateries and shopping in downtown Bryan. Home is being sold "as is". This could also be a prime location for potential commercial business due to the high visibility. Schedule your appointment with Vivian Zamora today to view!

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The foundation is being poured for the new home being built at 2910 Caney Court in Bryan! This home will sit on .18 acres and will be approximately 2,300 square feet. This 4 bedroom, 3 bath "Tuscan Designed Home" is the perfect floor plan for a cozy family retreat and entertaining. Don't miss the opportunity to buy this new construction home and make it your own! 

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