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What Happens If I Don’t Pay My Mortgage in Texas?

What Happens If I Don’t Pay My Mortgage in Texas? When you fall behind on a payment or two, your lender will send you notice to pay and include late fees. When you purchased the house, you signed a promissory note (or promise to pay) and this will spell out your payments and penalties for […]

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Avoid Probate Corpus Christi

Transfer on Death Deed – No Probate Needed to Transfer Real Property Avoid probate Corpus Christi!! As of September 1, 2017, a new Texas state law went into effect that allows real property owners to record a “Transfer on Death Deed” (TOD) naming a beneficiary to own that real property after they die. It is […]

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Short Sale vs. Foreclosure – What’s the Difference?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower / seller, a short sale and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Corpus Christi TX? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source). […]

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What is My House Worth?

What is My House Worth? “My House is worth $$$, I saw it on Zillow.” A Zestimate from Zillow is an “average”. They take the highs and the lows and average them, so this range of prices generally skews the price.   Zestimates are more like “Guesstimates” generated by a computer algorithm and are considered to […]

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How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Texas

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose […]

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We buy houses in Texas companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Texas, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Texas Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Texas companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest and […]

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Selling My House for Cash in Corpus Christi

Should you take a cash offer for your Texas house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Texas If you’re selling a property in Texas to an end buyer (the person living in the […]

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