Greatwood (Sugar Land, TX)
By Shayne Stone, "Your Rock Solid Choice Realtor"
(HomeSmart)
More People Are Planning To Buy a Home SoonWhile some homeowners may be tempted to hold off until spring to list their houses, you should know homebuyers aren't waiting. Demand is high today as more people are trying to beat rising mortgage rates. As a result, eager buyers are entering the market or moving their plans up so they can make their purchases as soon as possible.The most recent Consumer Confidence Survey finds that, of those surveyed, the percentage of people planning to buy over the next six months has increased substantially since last fall (see graph below):As the graph shows, the number of consumers fast-tracking their plans to purchase a home has crept up over the past three months. That indicates many buyers are evaluating their strategy and realizing they should act so...
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By Shayne Stone, "Your Rock Solid Choice Realtor"
(HomeSmart)
With the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate from Freddie Mac climbing above 3%, rising rates are one of the topics dominating the discussion in the housing market today. And since experts project rates will rise further in the coming months, that conversation isn't going away any time soon.But as a homebuyer, what do rates above 3% really mean?Todays Average Mortgage Rate Still Presents Buyers with a Great OpportunityBuyers don't want mortgage rates to rise, as any upward movement increases your monthly mortgage payment. But its important to put todays average mortgage rate into perspective. The graph below shows todays rate in comparison to average rates over the last five years:As the graph shows, even though todays rate is above 3%, its still incredibly competitive. But todays rate ...
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By Shayne Stone, "Your Rock Solid Choice Realtor"
(HomeSmart)
Awnings have been around for a long time; examples of awnings date back as far as ancient Egypt, and their use was common in the height of the Roman Empire. Despite their lasting popularity, modern awning use has really dropped off in recent years. Some blame gentrification, others think that it’s just a shift in design sensibilities, but whatever the reason, there haven’t been nearly as many awnings in use for a decade or more.Is this a continuing trend, or is awning use starting to turn around? What are the reasons that people might want to get awnings? While a lot of the use of awnings comes down to personal preference, here are some of the reasons that awnings fell into disfavor… and why they just might be making a comeback.Why the Awning Hate? Once upon a time, awnings were all the...
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By Shayne Stone, "Your Rock Solid Choice Realtor"
(HomeSmart)
Greatwood Real Estate Homes For Sale, Rent & Price TrendsShayne Stone "Your Rock Solid Choice Realtor" that helps Home Sellers make a Profit and Home Buyers Equity in Greatwood neighborhood / subdivision / community which is located in Sugar Land Texas 77479 in Fort Bend County. Greatwood has 38 single family properties with a median build year of 2004 and a median size of 4,337 Sq Ft., these home values range between $491 - $687 K. The sqft. price change data is available through 1998. The median appraised value is $ 132.46/ sqft. View homes for sale or rent in Greatwood and see new homes, trending properties, Foreclosures and much more.Find Greatwood Real Estate (lots / land / rentals / single family homes) and Greatwood Homes For Sale . Greatwood neighborhood / subdivision / communit...
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By Sheila Cox, Katy & Sugar Land Real Estate Agent
(www.KatyHomesForSaleTX.com)
  NOTE: Click here to view the full Greatwood Neighborhood Report.   Greatwood Real Estate Statistics The following tables and charts show the real estate activity for single-family homes in Sugar Land TX as reported by the MLS (Multiple Listing Service). Please remember that averages do not necessarily reflect the actual value of a specific home...some homes are worth more than, or less than, the city averages. If you want an expert Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) on your home, please call me at 832-779-2890 or sign up online at What Is My Sugar Land Home Worth? (I do this for my buyer-clients as well!)  Noteworthy Stats This Month These stats refer to single-family homes only...not townhomes, condos, lots, acreage, or leases. Greatwood is experiencing a housing shortage with only 1....
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By Sheila Cox, Katy & Sugar Land Real Estate Agent
(www.KatyHomesForSaleTX.com)
» View a list of Greatwood Homes for Sale Description Price Range: Home prices range from $170K to $1M with $335K the average. Greatwood Sugar Land is a very large, beautiful community, just south of Sugar Land TX, on Hwy. 59. Residing on approximately 32 acres of lakes, and one of the top sugar land golf course communities, this neighborhood is located on the Greatwood golf course and has three public swimming pools, a community club house, tennis courts, parks, a jogging trail, and a four-acre nature park. One of the only naturally wooded communities in southwest Houston, Greatwood Sugar Land is home to more than 3,000 households. A very active neighborhood, your family will find lots of activities here. Check out the latest newsletter on the HOA’s Website to see more.                ...
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By Sheila Cox, Katy & Sugar Land Real Estate Agent
(www.KatyHomesForSaleTX.com)
Greatwood Real Estate Market Report Greatwood Real Estate Market Report for April 2014     Greatwood Sales Statistics The following tables and charts show the real estate activity for single-family homes in Sugar Land, TX as reported by the MLS (Multiple Listing Service). Please remember that averages do not necessarily reflect the actual value of a specific home...some homes are worth more than, or less than, the city averages. If you want an expert Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) on your home, please call me at 832-779-2890 or sign up online at What Is My Sugar Land Home Worth? (I do this for my buyer-clients as well!)   Noteworthy Stats This Month These stats refer to single-family homes only...not townhomes, condos, lots, acreage, or leases. Greatwood is experiencing a housing sho...
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