George Strait Slices Price of Custom-Built Home in San Antonio to $7.5M

The country music star George Strait has recorded a price cut on his custom-built San Antonio, TX, estate. It’s now available for $7.5 million. 

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Real Estate Is Red Hot Because Mortgage Payments Are Still Cheap

If you’re scratching your head wondering why home prices continue to go up and up, consider the fact that it’s actually cheaper now than it was a year ago. It’s also less expensive to own a home today than it was back in 2019, 2018, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, and even during parts of 2004. [&hellip

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Do You Need Termite Inspection When Buying a Home? 4 Reasons To Call Pest Control

If you’re not sure whether you need a termite inspection, here are some solid reasons why you should make an appointment with a pest control company.

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How Tapping Home Equity Can Pay the Taxes on a Roth IRA Conversion

Here’s what to know about using a reverse mortgage to convert retirement assets.

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6 Tips for Doing Home Addition Projects the Right Way

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Home additions and renovations can be purposeful, aesthetic, functional, or a need that strikes deeper into your personal idea of living space. Perhaps you’re building a guest cottage, new garage, or outbuilding; adding a deck; installing a pool; or upgrading the bedrooms and bathrooms to better reflect the current situation and age of your family. […]

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Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Rolls the Dice on a $110M Sale in Beverly Hills

The billionaire resort and casino developer Steve Wynn is looking for a big win on his estate in Beverly Hills. He’s betting that he can double his money.

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The Late Gene Autry’s Former Estate Hits the Market for $8.25 Million

Everybody’s favorite country star had one of his residences hit the market late last month for $8.25 million. Autry, famously known for his Christmas hits like Rudolph the “Red-Nosed Reindeer” passed in 1998 and left behind the mansion that’s been dubbed “Rancho Autry.”

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15-Year Fixed vs. 30-Year Fixed: The Pros and Cons

It’s that time again, where I take a look at a pair of popular mortgage programs to determine which may better suit certain situations. Today’s match-up: “15-year fixed mortgage vs. 30-year fixed mortgage.” As always, there is no one-size-fits-all solution because everyone is different and may have varying real estate and financial goals. For example, [&hellip

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My House Failed Its First Real Estate Inspection—Here’s What I Did To Get Through Escrow

How one first-time home buyer moved forward, made repairs, and got the house after a less-than-favorable home inspection.

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