Forney, TX Real Estate News

By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veteran’s Home Loans for Forney Texas!!If you are reading this, you or a family member have likely served in our military.  First off, we would like to say a sincere “Thank You” for your service!  We recognize that not only do our Veterans sacrifice by serving, but their families do as well-, and we owe you all a debt of gratitude!One of the best benefits Veterans and their families receive due to their service to our great country is the VA home loan benefits.  We are going to outline just a few of these significant benefits in this article for you. Here are some of the major benefits you may receive by using your VA home loan benefits:*100% financing available- one of the very few loans available with no down payment!*Lower rates available than most loan programs- which saves you mone...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a Forney Texas First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Forney Texas First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the old...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 Veterans Loans Benefits in Forney Texas in 2020. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a First Time Homebuyer in Forney Texas makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a First Time Homebuyer in Forney Texas greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 VA loan benefits in Forney Texas in 2020. These are:        No down payment on a VA loan        No mortgage insurance        VA loans have a government guarantee        Your ability to shop and compare VA loans        VA loans don’t allow a prepayment penalty        They come in many varieties        It’s easier to qualify for a VA loan        VA loan closing costs are lower        The VA loan offers funding fee flexibility    VA loans are assumable Backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affair...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a First Time Homebuyer in Forney TX makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a First Time Homebuyer in Forney TX greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the old...
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By Bernadine Eberle, Home Sales in Collin County
(Keller Williams Realty - Texas)
 Have you visited Clements Ranch, Forney TX?  While searching for new homes you may want to check out this  master planned community. Located near Highway 80 and close to Interstate 30 the  commute is convenient to downtown Dallas. Located along Mills Drive and Connally Drive is what I call new home model Drive. D. R. Horton, Highland Homes, Gehan Homes are builders of your choice offering one and two story floor plans. Schedule an appointment to include your Realtor before visiting these model homes. Stats taken from the North Texas Real Estate Information System shows the minimum sold price $229,000 with the average $262,000 (Sold properties -November 2019 through January2020). Prices fluctuate as builder demands increase. Search for new homes here.  The community: Located in the hear...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a Forney TX First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Forney TX First Time Homebuyergreatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the older they...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By inboundREM Market Updates
(InboundREM)
Forney, TX Town Information and Market ReportReal Estate in Forney, TXThe city of Forney is another part of Kaufman County that establishes itself distinctively and attractively. The local way of living in the city is blanketed with magnificent old-fashioned houses and structures. The city also gives the locals and the tourists places for recreation and adventure.Check out our original neighborhood page at https://www.rockwallarearealestate.com/ Forney AmenitiesForney offers loads of destinations that will surely delight all members of the family. The city is quite known for its Zombie Safari. Located just outside the town proper, this interactive adventure is a must-try though it is not your average Paintball field. You get to shoot zombies on your way while on the bus. It is set at ni...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a Forney Texas First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner  and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renewBuying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Forney Texas First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in value the old...
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By Tracy Lee Parker, Buy*Sell*Lease
(RE/MAX DFW Associates/PLATINUM PROPERTIES & MANAGEMENT)
Platinum Properties & Management  Where: 418 Village Drive #100 Murphy, TX 75094      Hours: M-F 9-6, Sat/Sun By AppointmentWhat: Property Management in North Texas                    Contact: Russell Parker Phone: 214-477-5609 Specializing in Property Management since 2006 Platinum Properties & Management has been in business since 2006. We have experience manging properties since 2006 so we know how to manage your property giving you the time and freedom you deserve! We have many processes in place to protect you and your investment plus we : Handle all of the tenant application process with a background check which includes credit, criminal, employment and rental history Treat tenants with upmost respect and handle all repair requests in a timely manner. Tenants will stay longer if ...
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By Susie Kay, North Dallas Specialist
(Ultra Real Estate Dallas Fort Worth)
 SOLD AND CLOSED! Congratulations to my buyer on the purchase of this new home located on 2210 Tombstone in Forney, Texas.  This home is built by DR Horton in one of their communities in Travis Ranch, Forney. Buyer selected the bigger lot to build the house in May 2017 and finally after six months the house is ready. It’s been a long journey but my buyer is very happy now the home is theirs. If you are thinking of purchasing or selling a home in Dallas Metro, I’m honored to have the opportunity to assist.  Feel free to call me at 469-371-2899.
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
 100% Financing for Forney TX USDA Loans.    USDA mortgage Loans in Forney Tx are excellent mortgages to help with your home buying needs.    Home buyers looking to purchase homes in the Forney, Texas area can do so with a down payment of 0%.   More information on how you qualify is below:   -Interest Rates are still competitive compared to both FHA and Conventional Loans. There is 100% financing available with small monthly mortgage insurance (consists of about .30% of loan amounts per year)  There are 2 great benefits to a USDA loan: 1. No down payment with 100% financing and 2. A 30 year fixed interest rate.  Compare your low MI (Mortgage Insurance) to other loan programs that aren't as low.  Some qualifying requirements for a USDA home loan are as follows:  Most of the State of Texa...
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By Tracy Lee Parker, Buy*Sell*Lease
(RE/MAX DFW Associates/PLATINUM PROPERTIES & MANAGEMENT)
Lower Your Electric Bills & Own  Your Own Home!  Tankless Hot Water Heaters  Energy Star Appliances  Well Ventilated Attics  Low Flush Efficient Toliets  Radiant Barrier Roof Decking  Zoned Irrigation  16 Seer HVAC Systems  Programmable WIFI Thermostats  LED Lightbulbs  AND MORE!!  ALL AREAS OF DALLAS HAVE NEW CONSTRUCTION HOMESWITH TONS OF ENERGY EFFICIENT FEATURES. CALL ME TODAY FOR TOUR OF ANY AREA! Rural areas also have NO DOWN PAYMENT if you qualify!! So many reasons to LOWER YOUR ELECTRIC BILLS and financing options to fit your needs NO MATTER YOUR SITUATION! I can help you with your DREAM of owning your own HOME!  
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By Tracy Lee Parker, Buy*Sell*Lease
(RE/MAX DFW Associates/PLATINUM PROPERTIES & MANAGEMENT)
Beautiful and spacious home on 1+ acres located in highly desired Shamrock Ridge in Talty; Conveniently located just off of I-20 for easy commute; 5-bedroom, 4 full bathrooms, 3 car garage, with a versatile second floor which could be a fun family-area with game room or media room! Heated pool and spa with beautiful and relaxing outdoor patio! Family-friendly neighborhood! You will love living here! Forney ISD!  Only $485,000
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
There are many benefits to a pre-approval and not a pre-qualification for Forney TX Home Loans.   Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for BUYING A HOME. Of course this is a big question that can stressful or enjoyable, it just depends on the steps you take in theHOME BUYING PROCESS for Forney TX Home Loans and the surrounding areas. You must take the steps necessary to educate yourself on your buying power, take some time to think about your lifestyle choices, and the initial investment. Each of these will be discussed in this article.  Education The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Forney, Texas starts with getting pre-approved for your HOME LOAN. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful. You should choose aMORTG...
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