Robin ONeal-Smith's Blog Posts

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Be The Big Fish In The Pond
Homeowner’s Net Worth Is Still Greater Than A Renter’s Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances in which t...

My Golly Slim Pickens
Housing Inventory Hits 30-Year Low Spring is traditionally the busiest season for real estate. Buyers, experiencing cabin fever all winter, emerge like flowers through the...

Rent Vs Own The Best Option In Each State
Home prices may be on the rise across the country, but you’re still better off buying a home in most states in the U.S. than renting one. Consumers in only 11 states will find re...

HomeOwnership Benefits
The 5 Greatest Benefits Of Homeownership 2.2KSHARES 1.7K 104 87 32 313 Recently, Freddie Mac reported on the benefits of homeownersh...

3 Questions Before Buying Your Dream House
3 Questions To Ask Before You Buy Your Dream Home If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family...

Epic Housing Shortage
EPIC HOUSING SHORTAGE BEING REPORTED 300SHARES 1.0K 61 60 13 166 The Joint Center of Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard Universi...

4 Money Saving Tips For Moving Across The Country
The Cheapest Way to Move Cross-Country: 4 Money-Saving Ideas michaelquirk/iStock What's the cheapest way to move from one coast to the other? If you're moving across the c...

Buy Birdmans Home Today
CELEBRITY REAL ESTATERap Mogul Birdman Lists His $20M Baller Paradise in Miami BeachJeff Kravitz/FilmMagicBryan “Birdman” Williams, the co-founder and public face of Cash Money...

Local Realtors Matter
If you’ve entered the real estate market, as a buyer or a seller, you’ve inevitably heard the real estate mantra, “location, location, location” in reference to h...

Facts About PMI
When it comes to buying a home, whether it is your first time or your fifth, it is always important to know all the facts. With the large number of mortgage programs available that...

The Solar Bungalow
THE Simple PROCESSIt is important that the process of obtaining the Solar Bungalow is as easy and simple as the home itself.  Choosing a Solar Bungalow is a no-brainer an...

Supply The Demand For Homes
In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise.SUPPLYThe National A...

Now Is The Time For Luxury
If your house no longer fits your needs and you are planning on buying a luxury home, now is a great time to do so! We recently shared data from Trulia’s Market Mi...

A Sellers Market
If you thought about selling your house this year, now may be the time to do it. The inventory of homes for sale is well below historic norms and buyer demand is skyrocketing. We w...

Millennials And Down Payment Assistance
A recent report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 65% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less in the month o...

What Are The Experts Saying About Mortgage Rates
Mortgage interest rates have risen over the last few months and projections are that they will continue their upswing throughout 2017. What impact will this have on the housing mar...

Ahora Es El Momento
¿Ha estado pensando en vender su casa? Ahora es el momento perfecto para la venta! Con el mercado de la vivienda en muy alta demanda nos falta suministro. Su casa es exactamente l...

Can You Hike The 2017 Interest Rate Hike
If you've been on the fence about buying a homeyou need to let me help you out now! The Federal Reserve just hiked up interest rates a quarter of a point.This is the second time in...

Laying Down Your Roots
To be a homeowner is one of the best feelings an individual can feel. The freedom of owning a piece of property you can pretty much do whatever you want is beyond rewarding. The Na...

Gorgeous 5 Bedroom Home
         This spacious 5 bedroom, 5 bath home, with 2 living rooms and 2 dining rooms has 4,063 SF of living space! Situated on a cul-de-sac in a prime loc...

Do You Need An Inspection
So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. More often than not, your agent may have made your offer continge...

Listing In The Winter Is A Good Move
A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelih...

Whats Holding You Back From Owning A Home
Fannie Mae’s article, “What Consumers (Don’t) Know About Mortgage Qualification Criteria,” revealed that “only 5 to 16 percent of respondents know the correct r...

What To Expect In 2017
The start of this year makes it a little bit uneasy on what to expect if your thinking of becoming a homeowner this year. According to Forbes there are 8 predictions to expect.Pr...

The First Step To Home Buying
In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the amount of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive ma...

3 BIG TIPS
Source: http://www.keepingcurrentmatters.com/2017/01/06/3-tips-for-making-your-dream-of-buying-a-home-come-true-infographic/For me information please visit my website robin.sc...

1040 Schedule A
It is tax season again!!!! This is such an anticipated time of year for most folks, after spending so much money on the holidays January cannot come around fast enough to receiv...

Same Style Different Version
Housing trends are making a huge impact on the minds of society today. The newer the home is, the fancier more tech savvy it can be & the more space the happier the home right? W...

For Sale By Owners Should Know
In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Ow...

Homeownership Is A Financial Investment
According to a recent report by Trulia, “buying is cheaper than renting in 100 of the largest metro areas by an average of 37.7%.” That may have some t...

Why Sell Now
      The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand’. If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of...

Where Are Homes Selling The Fastest
Where Are Homes Selling the Fastest?Forty-three percent of homes sold in October were on the market for less than a month, according to the latest housing report by the National As...

Gorgeous Dallas Home
306 Briar Cove, Red Oak TX 75154Beautiful Contemporary 2 Story home with Lots of room. This Amazing home has a Formal Dining Area, Living room, andFamily room downstairs. Stylishly...

Get Styled
It’s the day after Black Friday? Do you feel like you overdid it a bit with all the sales? I must say for me personally I only went crazy with just one item…. Candles. The sw...

Real Estate Trends LIVE
Keep up with the Real Estate Market Trends! This is a live chart of the average sales price for homes sold in Texas. ...

Dallas New Construction Trends LIVE
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Home Sale Increase
The National Association of Realtors, The Mortgage Bankers’ Association, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae are all projecting that home sales will increase in 2...

Which Mortgage Is For You
FHA vs. CONVENTIONAL LOANS!Raise your hand if you know the difference between an FHA Loan and a Conventional Loan!  Do you know which mortgage type is right for you? Unfo...

Buying Remains Cheaper Than Renting
http://www.keepingcurrentmatters.com/2016/08/08/buying-remains-36-cheaper-than-renting/...

The 411 On Solar Bungalow
The ProcessIt is important that the process of obtaining the Solar Bungalow is as easy and simple as the home itself.  Choosing a Solar Bungalow is a no-brainer and makes so m...

Buying Vs Renting
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Inspections Vs Appraisals
WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE????The thought of purchasing a home can be a daunting task. That's why it's so important to hire professionals to guide you through the process. One of the pr...

Lovely 3 Bedroom
             Pull up to this lovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home in nice subdivision. Step inside to high ceilings, neutral paint, and ...

Single And Doubting A Loan
Being single doesn’t mean you do not have the desire to invest your money into something valuable such as real estate. Getting a mortgage loan can be a huge step for just one p...


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