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Carpet or Hardwood

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 30, 2016

Carpet or Hardwood

Carpet or hardwood? Hardwood and carpet are two of the most popular types of flooring in the greater Houston area, says Floor Coverings International.


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Where to Eat: 5 New Neighborhood Restaurant Locations and One Frozen Treat Shop

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 29, 2016

From CultureMap Houston, “Fall is a busy time for new restaurants, ie, those that are totally new or new to the market, but existing concepts are also busily opening new locations. Since they’re either replications or variations of places that are already established, they aren’t a fit for the monthly Where to Eat Now column — at least […]


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January the Divorce Month

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 28, 2016

January the Divorce Month

The first month of the new year is the most popular time of year to file for divorce. Some in legal circles ominously nicknamed January the divorce month


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6 Tips to Get Viewers to Your House

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 25, 2016

6 Tips to Get Viewers to Your House

Why would you advertise FSBO in Houston? You need homebuyers and buyer’s agents to view your house. Here are 6 tips to get viewers to your house.


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Q&A: Staging expert Andy Capelluto makes her case to a cynic

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 24, 2016

Will she convince him of the sales tactic’s value? Key Takeaways Staging doesn’t have to be about major renovations. Let the buyer worry about what kind of countertops they like. Decluttering and cleaning needs to be done inside and outside of every house for sale. Given my rather stiff stance on staging, my editors and I […]


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Sustainability in Real Estate

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 23, 2016

Sustainability in Real Estate

In a world where technology makes almost anything possible, sustainability in real estate is the next big thing. There is no excuse not to “go green,


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Retire Rich With Rentals With Kathy Fettke

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 22, 2016

Retire Rich With Rentals With Kathy Fettke

From near tragedy to real estate mogul, Kathy Fettke, real estate investor and author of Retire Rich With Rentals with Kathy Fettke, shares her story of how real estate investing


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Cheaper Than Renting

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 21, 2016

Cheaper Than Renting

Buying a home is currently 37.7 percent cheaper than renting According to a new study from Trulia. With today’s high rental costs and low interest rates


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Timing is Everything

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 18, 2016

Timing is Everything

the other real estate agent whispers, “What is this?” to which the first real estate agent replies, “It’s that $100 I owe you.” Timing is everything.


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Humble

Posted by Morin Okuyiga // November 16, 2016

Humble

Greater Houston’s real estate market right now is one that’s being defined by its troubles, but Humble is an area that defies such labeling.


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