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August Newsletter

Welcome To The Dog Days of Summer! “Cash is King” as evidenced by all-cash home purchases skyrocketing to one-third of all sales so far in 2021. This number represents the largest share of homes purchased with all-cash since 2014…” Bob Hale, HAR President & CEO 4 REASONS TO BUY A HOME AFTER SCHOOL STARTS Ah, …

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July Newsletter

God Bless America! “While our market remains healthy, it is becoming clear that the recent “hot market” may have run its course…” Bob Hale, HAR President & CEO July Residential Market Review: Courtesy of Har.com. Please click on the logo to learn more. HOUSTON — (July 14, 2021) —  “Houston real estate held to record …

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June Newsletter

“Federal Reserve banks to remain at current rates with no new hikes expected this year” June Residential Market Review: Courtesy of Har.com. Please click on the logo to learn more. HOUSTON — (June 9, 2021) — “Houston area home sales set new records in May as consumers took advantage of historically low interest rates in …

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May Newsletter

Fixed mortgage rates fell in the week ending May 13, with the weekly average for the 15-year loan hitting a record low for the year…   Giving Back: Please click on the logo to learn how you can join this tradition of doing good! I want to bring your attention to our charity commitment, UnBound. Through the generous contributions of more than 260,000 …

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Creating a Backyard Retreat

Can’t really get away from it all on a vacation? Achieve that vacation state of mind at home. Spending more time outdoors – even in your own backyard – gives your mind and body a chance to rejuvenate. Your idea of a backyard retreat could range from English Garden to Southwestern Spa. The plants and …

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Easy Summer Getaway Ideas

This year, make summer vacation easy. There are simple getaways that you and your family can enjoy without a lot of planning, preparing or hassle. Visit your nearest lake or beach Within a few hours drive of where you live, there’s bound to be a park, lake or beach that you can visit – even …

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Spring Break Getaway Ideas

Spring Break is upon us, and this year’s will definitely be about taking care of our collective mental health. Travel restrictions and COVID-19 guidelines have made planning a typical family spring break a bit more challenging. So think about a different take on spring break where your family can have most of their fun outside.  …

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