Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Houston?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Houston, Texas? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you stop … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Houston

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Houston] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Houston?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Houston anyway? Many homeowners across America and Houston are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default in Texas– what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

Why Rent When You Can Own in Beaumont, Texas?

Why rent when you can own in Beaumont Texas? Great question! If you’re looking for a Beaumont houses for rent you may want to consider your other options as a potential homeowner in the Beaumont area. Most locals who are looking for homes to rent in Beaumont are likely looking at renting as their only … Continued

Renting An Apartment vs Renting A House in Beaumont

So, you’re looking for a place to rent in Beaumont? As you’ve already seen… there are a lot of options in the Beaumont area for housing. All the way from apartments in Beaumont to rental houses in Beaumont… condos… mobile homes, and more. But if you’re struggling to decide if you want to rent an … Continued

Are Beaumont Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Beaumont Texas  or browsing Craigslist or other sites, you may have seen advertisements that read, “Own a home for $500/month. No credit check!” While it seems too good to be true, local rent-to-own homes are a viable option that many Beaumont residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Beaumont … Continued

How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Beaumont?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Beaumont Texas rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Beaumont?” With a flooded real estate market, especially since the bubble burst of the mid-2000’s, rent-to-own homes have become a popular option for … Continued