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To assist consumers with all of their questions and concerns regarding Houston's real estate market as it compares to the national real estate market.

My name is Valery Smith Blank and I'm a realtor in the Houston area. I'm certified in Distressed Properties, Fine Homes & Estates, and am a Home Staging Specialist. Subscribe

Existing Homeowners May be Facing Higher Payments

May 18th, 2022

As a current homeowner, you may be basking in the consolation that you bought before the market got crazy with higher prices and interest rates. However, it doesnt mean that you may not be facing higher mortgage payments for next year....

Driving The Market

May 16th, 2022

Lots of reasons have influenced the market: record low mortgage rates, remote work, migration to suburbs, need for larger space and investor activity in single family homes....

Assets less Liabilities = Net Worth

May 13th, 2022

Together with a personal net worth report, a personal income and expense statement can show your debt-to-income ratio and what you have available to invest....

Feeling The Pinch

May 12th, 2022

You can challenge your assessment if you feel it doesnt accurately reflect market value. Your agent may be able to help you with comps and an explanation of the process....

Homeownership and the Three Ms

May 11th, 2022

Homes are valuable assets and must be maintained so they function properly, are safe, enjoyable and hold their value.  Attention to maintenance, minimizing expenses and managing debt & risk will protect your in...

Rent Vs. Own Comparison

May 9th, 2022

Your agent can provide you with a Rent vs Own analysis so you can so how it applies to your individual situation....

What Your Home Is Worth

May 6th, 2022

Good decisions are made with good information which is much more than some automated online value tool that estimates what you home is worth. You need a personalized, professional evaluation....

The House You Looked At Today...

May 5th, 2022

With houses averaging 17 days on the market and the owners receiving 4.8 offers, it is important to be ready to act when you find the right home....

Will Selling Your Home Increase Your Tax Bill?

May 4th, 2022

With home prices rising 20% nationwide in the past year and in some markets, even dramatically more, many homeowners are excited about the equity in their homes.  In the past, most homeowners were not concerned abo...

The Dynamics of Homeownership

May 2nd, 2022

Renters dont benefit from the forces that builds equity and creates personal wealth....

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