Desoto, TX Real Estate News

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
When you are ready to buy, sell or build in the DeSoto, TX area...find the information that you need, and the expertise your deserve to make your buying, selling or building process go as smoothly as possible by contacting your DeSoto Realtor Lisa Von Domek of the Lisa Von Domek & Associates Team, proud members of the Real Living Real Estate Group. Here are just a few of the fine homes available in and around the DeSoto area:      Contact us today at www.LisaVon.com - our experience isn't expensive, it's priceless!
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
 Preparing Your Home For Sale: The Exterior  Never underestimate the importance of curb appeal. An attractive, well-maintained home will generally sell faster and for a higher price than a similar home that’s outdated.Let’s look at your home’s exterior objectively and see what repairs and updates it needs to sell for top dollar. Keep the lawn mowed and shrubs trimmed. Remove dead tree limbs and other yard debris. Plant fresh shrubs and flowers. Arrange outdoor items neatly and put away lawn equipment. Check siding, trim and doors – especially the front door – for dirt and peeling paint. Check your fence. Check loose or damaged roof shingles or flashing. Clean and repair broken windows or screens. Clean gutters and downspouts. Wash the driveway and sidewalk. Clean and neatly arrange the ...
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues forthe DeSoto area, with available homes well below thatof the prior two years:         New construction homes in DeSoto, TX had a slight increase in their available inventory for August from the previous year:       And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:         Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues forthe DeSoto area, with available homes well below thatof the prior two years:        New construction homes in DeSoto, TX have decreased in their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:      And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:        Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues forthe DeSoto area, with available homes well below thatof the prior two years:       New construction homes in DeSoto, TX have decreased in their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:     And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:       Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
 Preparing Your Home For Sale: The ExteriorNever underestimate the importance of curb appeal. An attractive, well-maintained home will generally sell faster and for a higher price than a similar home that’s outdated.Let’s look at your home’s exterior objectively and see what repairs and updates it needs to sell for top dollar. Keep the lawn mowed and shrubs trimmed. Remove dead tree limbs and other yard debris. Plant fresh shrubs and flowers. Arrange outdoor items neatly and put away lawn equipment. Check siding, trim and doors – especially the front door – for dirt and peeling paint. Check your fence. Check loose or damaged roof shingles or flashing. Clean and repair broken windows or screens. Clean gutters and downspouts. Wash the driveway and sidewalk. Clean and neatly arrange the ga...
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues forthe DeSoto area, with available homes well below thatof the prior two years:      New construction homes in DeSoto, TX have decreased in their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:    And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:      Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues forthe DeSoto area, with available homes well below thatof the prior two years:     New construction homes have decreased in their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:     And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:      Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend in resale homes continues for the DeSoto area, with available homes well below that of the prior two years:     New construction homes have increased againin their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:     And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:     Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend continues for the DeSoto area, with available homes below that of the prior two years:     New construction homes have increased againin their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:     And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:     Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click my logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The low inventory trend continues for the DeSoto area, with available homes below that of the prior two years:     New construction homes had a substantial increasein their available inventory from 2014 and 2015:     And although the median price fluctuates month to month, it is exciting to see that the median home priceper foot continues to rise for the DeSoto Real Estate market overall:     Are you ready to search for your new DeSoto area Dream Home?     Click the logo to start!      
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
Conserve energy, be environmentally friendly and save some money with theseGreen Homes - Energy-Saving Tips Inside Your Home In this informative video, energy expert David Mizejewski from the National Wildlife Federation shares some simple and easy ways to "Green" your home as well as saving energy. Presented by Real Living; video.realliving.com
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
The good news continues in the Dallas area real estate market with Median Sales Priceincreasing in the surrounding suburbs as well.  The highly popular DeSoto communityshows the price point continue to climb for the April 2015 sales while the available homesfor sale continues to remain low.  The low inventory is a factor in the increased prices.       For the information that you need on the DeSoto Real Estate Market Click the logo below:
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
  Build a Plan of Action and Get Ready Buying a home will probably rank as one of the biggest personal investments one can make. Being organized and in control will contribute significantly to getting the best home deal possible with the least amount of stress. It’s important to anticipate the steps required to successfully achieve your housing goal and to build a plan of action that gets you there. Before you can build a plan of action, take the time to lay the groundwork for your decision-making process.  Once you have contacted me, your DeSoto Realtor Lisa Von Domek, we will review the following steps: First, ask yourself how much you can afford to pay for a home and what you would like your mortgage amount to be each month. If you’re not sure on the price range, find a lender and g...
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
  Build a Plan of Action and Get Ready Buying a home will probably rank as one of the biggest personal investments one can make. Being organized and in control will contribute significantly to getting the best home deal possible with the least amount of stress. It’s important to anticipate the steps required to successfully achieve your housing goal and to build a plan of action that gets you there. Before you can build a plan of action, take the time to lay the groundwork for your decision-making process.  Once you have contacted me, your DeSoto Realtor Lisa Von Domek, we will review the following steps: First, ask yourself how much you can afford to pay for a home and what you would like your mortgage amount to be each month. If you’re not sure on the price range, find a lender and g...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
FHA Streamline Loans in Desoto Texas are a special mortgage product, reserved for homeowners with existing FHA mortgages. FHA Streamline Refinances are the fastest, simplest way for FHA-insured homeowners to refinance their respective mortgage into today’s low mortgage rates.   Below are some of the requirements for an FHA streamline:   ·         You must be current on your existing loan with all mortgage payments made on time for the last year. ·         You must own the original property and have made at least six monthly mortgage payments before you can qualify for refinancing. ·         To refinance, you’ll need an FHA-approved lender. If you don’t want to use your current lender, any mortgage lender you choose must be FHA approved. ·         FHA Streamline loans do not require an a...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Desoto TX FHA 203k Loans.     The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) offers a special government loan program that a lot of people are not aware of. 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.         "Luxury items" like a hot tub and a swimming pool are not allowed by this FHA loan program. Repaint, remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms, add wallpaper, replace appliances and flooring and even a add a room to an existing structure (which will increase the value of the homes square footage).         Many advantages exist with this government loan program but the biggest is the ability to have all of your ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Desoto TX Home Loans      Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for 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 Desoto TX Home Loans and the surrounding areas. It is essential that you take the proper steps to keep your self educated on the initial investment, the buying power, and to take 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 Desoto, Texas begins with getting preapproved for your home loan. Take note that we didn't say anything about getting pre-qualified because in...
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
Stately Elegance in Garland $614,900 Stately elegance combined with comfortable ease describes this gorgeous one-owner custom home.... 7006 Calm Meadow Court, Garland, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 4   Baths: 4 (4 full)    Square Feet: 4391    Lot: 0 Paloma Creek Home On Corner Lot $169,900 Located in highly desirable Paloma Creek this house is pretty as a picture situated on a corner... 1690 Chukar Drive, Aubrey, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 3   Baths: 2 (2 full)    Square Feet: 1795  Updated 4 Bedroom in Little Elm $189,900 This lovely four bedroom, two and a half bath home has all of the updates you have been... 2317 Capeland Drive, Little Elm, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 4   Baths: 3 (2 full)(1 half)    Square Feet: 2460  Gorgeous Custom In Quail Creek $334,900 Gorgeous custom home situated on an incre...
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By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
Stately Elegance in Garland $614,900 Stately elegance combined with comfortable ease describes this gorgeous one-owner custom home.... 7006 Calm Meadow Court, Garland, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 4   Baths: 4 (4 full)    Square Feet: 4391    Lot: 0 Paloma Creek Home On Corner Lot $169,900 Located in highly desirable Paloma Creek this house is pretty as a picture situated on a corner... 1690 Chukar Drive, Aubrey, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 3   Baths: 2 (2 full)    Square Feet: 1795  Updated 4 Bedroom in Little Elm $189,900 This lovely four bedroom, two and a half bath home has all of the updates you have been... 2317 Capeland Drive, Little Elm, TX Photos: 25   Beds: 4   Baths: 3 (2 full)(1 half)    Square Feet: 2460  Gorgeous Custom In Quail Creek $334,900 Gorgeous custom home situated on an incre...
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