Information for Houston Home Buyers
and Houston Home Sellers


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Moving to Texas

Find out more about living in the Lone Star State. To learn more about the living in and around the City of Houston go to our Local Links & Area Attractions page.

House Hunting Tips 

These helpful tips can make your housing hunting experience both positive and productive. 

Take Charge When Buying A Home

If you approach the home buying process intelligently, you are much more likely to emerge with a house you'll be proud to call home.

Don't Forget Your Pre-Approval Letter

Most sellers require proof that you are ready and able to purchase a home, which is usually in the form of a pre-approval letter from a mortgage company. Additionally, once you find the right home you can act swiftly and with confidence when you submit your contract. Get pre-qualified today at Republic State Mortgage.

 More Home Buying Tips

Check out more home buying tips as suggested by the Texas Association of Realtors.

Affordable Housing Information

Find out more about down payment assistance programs in the City of Houston. To find out monthly payments and information on the $8,000 first time home-buyer tax credit go to our Mortgage Resources page.


Info For SellersHouston Home Sellers   

Selling Your Home

How you go about selling your home can mean a great deal to your bottom line. So it's important to plan everything out during the selling process. Click above to learn important steps on selling your home.

Check-out Neighborhood Home Sales

Finding out how much neighborhood homes are selling for is typically a good way to determine the value of your home. Click above to search recent home sales and property tax information for over 2 millionproperties in the Greater Houston area, including Harris, Fort Bend, Montgomery, Brazoria, Galveston, and Liberty Counties.

Twelve Tips To Sell Your Home

There are few things more frustrating to a seller than a home that sits on the market. It's stressful to keep a home in "showing condition", and not selling can cost you lots of money. Click above to learn twelve very useful tips to help sell your home.

The Next Level Of Clean

Aside from the necessary intrusions, the most inconvenient aspect of having your house on the market may well be keeping the house in showing condition. Click above to learn more on your home making a good impression.


When your house is on the market, it's important to be flexible with your showing times. Part of that flexibility is having the capacity to "disappear" when an agent brings potential buyers to look at your house -- it's just better if you can leave the house while prospective buyers browse. Click above to learn more about how to disappear when your home is being shown.

More Home Selling Tips

Click above to learn about more selling tips from the Texas Association of Realtors.


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