Our New Real Estate Website
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Our New Real Estate Website

Our New Longhorn Realty Website We are pleased to present to you our new,  powerful, state-of-the-art Longhorn Realty website at LonghornRealty.com! Our goal is to provide you one of the most comprehensive home, land and ranch websites possible. We reluctantly moved on from our old site. With the new changes our old provider was making…

Open House, to Have or not to Have, is that the Question?
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Open House, to Have or not to Have, is that the Question?

Should I Have an Open House Here’s an article I found interesting, “7 Open House Myths” by Bill Gassett. It was an informative read about some important facts to consider about open houses, so I wanted to share it with folks that visit my site. Bill’s article shares some of my thoughts regarding open houses….

Why a Seller’s Disclosure Notice is Important.
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Why a Seller’s Disclosure Notice is Important.

Understanding a Texas Seller’s Disclosure The original Seller’s Disclosure Notice requirement first went into effect in Texas in 1994. If you’ve sold a single family home in Texas in the last 20 years or so you’ve more than likely completed a Seller’s Disclosure Notice. Most sellers consider this document tedious to complete but accurately disclosing…

Getting your Central Texas Home Ready to Sell
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Getting your Central Texas Home Ready to Sell

Getting your Austin Area Home Ready to Sell I’ve personally bought and sold my fair share of homes. I’ve also purchased and sold plenty of homes for my clients. As a real estate broker and investor, I can tell you firsthand there’s nothing helps to sell a home quicker than having a nice clean home…

What’s a Seller Pre-Inspection of a Home?
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What’s a Seller Pre-Inspection of a Home?

Seller Pre-Inspection of their Home You finally found  a buyer for your Austin area home, accepted an offer, opened up escrow and you have the movers scheduled when disaster strikes. The buyer’s home inspection has revealed major defects and the buyer is threatening to walk if they can’t be resolved. One way to avoid this…

Three Ways Sellers Scare Off Buyers
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Three Ways Sellers Scare Off Buyers

Don’t Scare Off Your Buyers Why would a seller who wants to sell their home scare off their buyers? Sellers do it unintentionally all the time. Here’s three simple mistakes most sellers don’t even know they’re making. Don’t hang around when buyers view your property. It’s rare, if ever, a buyer feels comfortable viewing a…

Can a Seller Refuse a Buyer to Inspect a Property in TX
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Can a Seller Refuse a Buyer to Inspect a Property in TX

Should a Seller Refuse to let a Buyer Inspect Some sellers may think they can avoid making or paying for repairs if they don’t allow the buyer to inspect their property. Not a good idea for a seller to take this approach, especially if they want their property to close. After executing a contract the…