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Alex Handley

RE/MAX Preferred Homes

Alex Handley's Blog

Subscribe to my blog for the latest in real estate news and analysis of the Houston/Cypress/Tomball market. I am a licensed real estate agent with RE/MAX Preferred Homes.

What Is a Good Credit Score? The Number You Need to Buy a Home


August 22nd, 2016

From Realtor.com: No number is more important to prospective home buyers than their credit score. Put simply, these three digits are a numerical representation of your track record paying off your debts, from credit cards to co ...
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Home Maintenance for People with Better Things to Do


August 16th, 2016

Owning your own home shouldn’t mean an endless list of chores.

From houselogic.com: Weekends are meant for coaching a youth soccer team to victory, chopping your way through “Mastering the Art of French Cooking,&r ...
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HOUSTON-AREA HOME SALES COOL IN JULY


August 10th, 2016

From the MLS Report for July 2016 - The greater Houston real estate market experienced its first sales decline in six months in July, with the sharpest drop in volume reported among homes on the highest and lowest e ...
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Tiny Home Test Drive


June 24th, 2016

From the New York Times:  Tucked into a New York City Housing Authority site, on a spot between First and Second Avenues that was once a parking lot, and flanked by linden and honeylocust trees and a small plaza lined with park benc ...
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THE HOUSTON HOUSING MARKET HEATS UP IN MAY


June 15th, 2016

From the MLS Report for May:  HOUSTON — (June 15, 2016) — Steady growth in the supply of homes provided the fuel needed to help boost to the Houston real estate market in May, with si ...
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The Features That Help a Home Sell Fastest—and the Ones That Don’t


June 8th, 2016

From Realtor.com:  Fasten your seat belts, it’s going to be a wild year in real estate! Our chief economist, Jonathan Smoke, has  ...
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Houston Tops List of U-Haul Top 50 U.S. Destination Cities for 2015


May 26th, 2016

From myuhaulstory.com:  Houston maintained the top spot in the rankings for the seventh consecutive year, receiving more one-way U-Haul truck rentals in 2015 than any other destination. Chicago, Orlando, Austin and San Antonio follo ...
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The Houston Real Estate Market Maintains a Healthy Balance in April


May 11th, 2016

From the latest MLS release with April 2016 residential sales statistics:   The Houston real estate market continues to display healthy equilibrium despite instability in the energy industry. Overall single-family home sales volume ...
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6 Mother’s Day Gifts for the Home That Mom Will Love


May 7th, 2016

From Realtor.com:  "What does Mom want? With Mother’s Day approaching on Sunday, plenty are asking themselves this very question in increasingly desperate tones. And as with most questions in the 21st century, answer ...
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Brokers Tell All: 10 Ways to Boost House Value


May 1st, 2016

From This Old House:  With housing prices increasing, now is the time invest in your home to capitalize on its value. Here's what veteran real estate professionals from around the country have to say about what home improvement

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