Archive for December, 2011

What Does Short Sale Mean?

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Buying Short Sales: What You Need to Know As the real estate market remains volatile, one of the best options for many new homebuyers is purchasing a short sale home. But, what does “short sale” mean? A short sale is when lenders have the opportunity to sell a property before the bank forecloses on the […]

How to Avoid Rental Scams

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

You find yourself in the market to find a new place to rent, and you are searching through Craigslist to find your next place.  Craigslist is a great place to search but be forewarned, there are many unscrupulous people out there ready to take your money. There are a number of fake rental scams on […]

New Wal-Mart Coming to Cedar Park

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Retail giant Wal-Mart expects to build another store in Cedar Park on the northwest corner of RM 1431 and Ronald Reagan Blvd. The 150,000-square-foot store will employ about 300 associates, said Kellie Duhr, director of public affairs and government relations for Wal-Mart. Wal-Mart has not announced construction dates or a timeline for opening the store, […]