Whitesboro, TX Real Estate News

By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a First Time Homebuyer in Whitesboro Texas makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a First Time Homebuyer in Whitesboro Texas greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 Whitesboro Texas Veterans Loans Benefits in 2020. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veteran...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Mortgage Loans in Whitesboro Texas. 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 Mortgage Loans in Whitesboro Texas 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. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Whitesboro, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is no...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Whitesboro Texas FHA 203k Rehab Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or 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.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury 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.This loa...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Whitesboro Texas 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 Whitesboro 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. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Whitesboro, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful. ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Mortgage Loans in Whiteboro Texas. 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 Mortgage Loans in Whiteboro Texas 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. This article will cover all of these.   Education    The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Whitesboro, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a Whitesboro Texas First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Whitesboro Texas First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Whitesboro TX FHA 203k Renovation Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or 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.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury 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.This l...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
  Flowers can bring a smile to almost anyone's face and right now may be the perfect time to send out a few smiles.  Flowers By Faith are delivering beautiful flowers in Whitesboro Texas.  Located in Downtown Whitesboro Texas on the corner of Main and Union.  You can reach them directly at 760-638-1154 They can help you will all of your Flowers with smile needs.  Please reach out to this local flower shop.  Need to send a few smiles sent out they just may be the folks to help out.  Local business, with local owners.  As of right now, they will deliver with drop off at the porch of the home here in Whitesboro only. Thank you, Tracey, for the beautiful Daisy's they are amazing.  I appreciate your kind smile as they brighten up my day.  Please feel comfortable giving Tracey a call today. ...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
Rusty Barn Creations with Paint, Christmas Tree Class, we had so much fun. The class was painting three wooden Christmas trees with DIY Paint. Christmas time is one of my favorite times of the year. There are so many fun things one can do and enjoy. Parties are going on, events throughout the community. Church's have special music throughout the season.Rusty Barn Creations with Paint is located on Main street here in downtown Whitesboro. Take a stroll down Main Street this Holiday season and find so many wonderful stores open and ready to help you find the perfect gift for the loved one this beautiful Holiday season. How about finding something for yourself as well. That is just what I did found myself the perfect gift of a painting class. Here is a photo of the finished product. We cho...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 VA loan benefits in Whitesboro Texas in 2019. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Af...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using FHA 203k Rehab Loans in Whitesboro Texas.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or 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.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury 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.This ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Surrounding Whitesboro area is a prime area for 100% financing on a home loan. Whitesboro, Texas buyers can get 100% financing on new home purchases in close by areas.This 100% program is truly not just for rural housing but for most of the geographic areas surrounding Whitesboro, Texas qualifies for: - 100% Financing Available- Small Monthly Mortgage Insurance (.30% of loan amount per year)- Interest Rates are still very competitive compared to Conventional and FHA. The biggest benefit is no down payment to a USDA loan- true 100% financing- with long term, 30 year fixed rate loans. Low MI (mortgage insurance) compare it to FHA and Conventional and see the savings! Let's take a look at qualifying requirements for a USDA home loan: There are some geographic areas that do not allow for US...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
 METHODIST MENS GROUP FIESTA FAJITA MEAL JULY 13TH 2019   Join in on the fun with the Men's group of the First United Methodist ChurchWhitesboro TX There will be a FIESTA  of fun Along with a great meal of Beef, Chicken, Pork Fajitas Sides will include Chips, Salsa, Drink and a Dessert. The place to be on July 13th, 2019 From 5 pm to 8 pm 122 South Union St Whitesboro TX 76273 An adult meal will be $12 dollars Children ages 8 and under will be $6 dollars. See you there for a lot of fun and a great meal. Parking will be outside of Wesley Hall please pull around the side of the building. There will be a sign on the door to show you where to go. As well as church members to direct you to the right location. Please stop by and enjoy a great meal with the community and get to know everyone. ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
Come on over and enjoy a yarn class at Quixotic Fibers here in Whitesboro. Here is the information to get started.  Saturday, August 12 1:00-3:00pmThis 2.5-hour class will teach you all you need to know to knit Magic Loop, which is a great way to knit in the round without using double points or two circulars. You will learn how to cast on and knit with a long circular needle and come away with a hat for a newborn.Level: Intermediate BeginnerMaterials needed: a small skein of worsted weight cotton yarn, at least 40” long US 8 circular needle (with a flexible cable), tapestry needle, stitch marker. NOTE: a full kit for class is available for $10.Materials provided: Baby Hat patternMaximum # students: 3Instructor: Sarah Walworthonly for classes where the instructor has to travel some dista...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
Welcome to Whitesboro TX downtown, Nationwide Insurance is a located downtown at NATIONWIDE INSURANCE 128 E Main St Whitesboro TX 76273 You can reach them at 903-564-3436 We had a meet and greet today at their office, they served coffee, juice and donuts. Thank you for such a good time and introducing yourself to the community. We really enjoyed getting to know you better. Looking to make a move to  the Whitesboro community? We are here to help you find the perfect house to make a home. You can start your home search by clicking on the link below. Start your Whitesboro Texas home Search today by clicking HERE Are you thinking about selling your Whitesboro house? We offer a FREE  home estimation tool to find out more click on the link below FREE Whitesboro value Estimator click HERE Nati...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
National Hot Dog Day July 19 2017 Sonic Whitesboro  July 19th 2017 is National Hot Dog Day at the Whitesboro Texas Sonic.  Summer time is a perfect time to get out and about and enjoy a good hot dog. Whether you grill your own or head on over to Sonic in Whitesboro it makes for a quick treat for the entire gang.  What is your favorite hot dog and how do you like them cooked. Grilled is my favorite for sure love to have one with ketchup onions and cheese possibly some good old Texas style chili is good as well. Oh yikes jalepeno on them is good as well.  On July 19th 2017 Sonic in Whitesboro is offering Hot Dogs for only one dollar that is right only a Dollar to buy a HOT DOG now that sounds good. Head on over and grab you a Route 44 drink and a Hot Dog take a break from the Texas heat y...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
Higher Grounds Coffee House Whitesboro Tx 76273 601 N Union St, Whitesboro, TX 76273(940) 372-1188 Really enjoyed my coffee today at the Higher Grounds Coffee House here in Whitesboro TX. Chocolate frozen coffee yummy for sure. The shop was relaxing and inviting, the smiles were all around as we relaxed and enjoyed visiting with the Whitesboro Chamber members. Here is a video of the shop Welcome to Whitesboro Higher Grounds Coffee House, stop by and enjoy a great cup of coffee she also has lunch specials. What a special time you will have supporting a local business and long with an awesome cup of coffee. The location is easy to get to just off of Union Street you can relax in the shop or set outside at the table and chairs they have ready for you to enjoy. You will find the shop ready ...
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By Laura Filip, What can we do for you today?
(Laura Filip Broker , Opening doors for All Seasons of Life )
 Welcome to Whitesboro Tx this is a real time view of what downtown Whitesboro looks like On June 24 2017.  We are standing at the front of our office located at 117 E Main Suite 101 Whitesboro TX enjoying a much cooler day with the welcome rain.Come on out and enjoy this cool rainy day. Visit the local stores and say hello to the shop Owners. Gypsy Treasures 101 E Main Whitesboro TX 76273 903-813-8945 They are currently looking for vendors to sell items in there store. Reach out to them for more details. Petals Flower Co  103 E Main Whitesboro TX 76273 866-833-4555 Give them a call for all of your Floral needs. They are sure to get together a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Quixotic Fibers Carla Billingsley  116 A East Main ST Whitesboro TX 76273903-564-3740 Whitesboro's Yarn Shop. They ...
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