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City Insight Houston Agent Beginners Manual Part 1

2020-03-26T03:15:28+00:00

City Insight Houston: Agent Beginners Manual Part 1 CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   November 30, 2018 City Insight Houston Realty: Agents Beginner Manual Part 1  We are here for you and will teach you everything we know. There is no unique order to follow in all these steps, your commitment and creativity are key when starting as a real estate agent. This is only one of the tools to assist you in. Stay proactive, interactive, and have fun! Things agents need to do at the beginning:  Set up a HAR account (about $400). It is based [...]

City Insight Houston Agent Beginners Manual Part 12020-03-26T03:15:28+00:00

Taking A Listing Appointment

2019-11-20T20:52:40+00:00

Taking a Listing Appointment CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   January, 28 Taking a Listing Appointment Put yourself in the seller's shoes, imagine you are the seller. Now you as the listng agent, here are the steps you can do for taking a listing appointment. Start by going over your list of leads and call to book an appointment with the owner of the house. Next, go on Slack to add the information and notes about the client. This everyone's job for now. Add notes and say something like "Hey, I'll take this one!" [...]

Taking A Listing Appointment2019-11-20T20:52:40+00:00

Getting Ready to Buy a Home? Here is Your Check List

2019-11-20T20:52:18+00:00

Your Home Buyer's Checklist CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   May 03, 2019 Getting Ready To Buy A Home? Here Is Your Home Buyer's Check List. You have looked at your numbers and decided it is about time that you buy yourself a home. Buying a home can seem like a stressful and complicated process. Knowing what to expect however, can ease the anxiety. It can also help you confidently find the home you've been dreaming about. Listed below is a home buyer's checklist to help future homeowners confidently find their new home. Check Your Credit [...]

Getting Ready to Buy a Home? Here is Your Check List2019-11-20T20:52:18+00:00

What To Expect When Buying Flooded Homes

2019-11-20T20:52:05+00:00

Buying Flooded Homes CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   May 07, 2019 Buying Flooded Homes After Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, tens of thousands of houses were damaged. Although so many homes and lives were destroyed, there was something positive that came out of the devestation. There was now a wave of investors who would be able to go into buying flooded homes at prices significantly lower than what the homes were actually worth. The opportunity for growth would lie in buying and flipping these homes. Sell or Rebuild? For some homeowners, rebuilding their home is not [...]

What To Expect When Buying Flooded Homes2019-11-20T20:52:05+00:00

How to Answer The Question, “How is the Market?”

2019-07-19T18:38:56+00:00

How to Answer The Question, "How is the Market?" CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   May 1, 2019 How To Answer, “How Is The Market?” When a home buyer or seller is looking to get started on the process of selling or buying a house, they are going to have lots of questions that you'll need to be prepared to answer. One question you're guaranteed to hear is, "how is the market?" As a real estate agent, do you give a definitive “it is the best time to buy/sell!" or “right now is not the time [...]

How to Answer The Question, “How is the Market?”2019-07-19T18:38:56+00:00

Loan Assistance Programs

2019-07-21T05:33:37+00:00

Loan Assistance Programs CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   April 24, 2019 3 Most common type of loans for your client: Conventional Conventional Limit is $484,000 that your client can qualify for on a home loan and requires only one spouse's credit pull. Federal Housing Administration FHA Limit is $331,200 Veterans Assistance Both FHA and VA loans require the credit will be required from both spouses. Typical credit requirements for a loan are 620 minimum credit. There are 2 new loan assistance programs that the client can also qualify for, TDHCA and SETH programs for Texas. All [...]

Loan Assistance Programs2019-07-21T05:33:37+00:00

2 Things I Regret Not Doing A New Real Estate Agent Checklist

2019-07-21T03:38:19+00:00

New Real Estate Agent Checklist CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   April 15, 2019 Getting into the Houston Market once you are qualified to take on the challenge is doable. Getting to become one of the top realtors is no easy feat at all and requires a few handy tips that most people need to be equipped with. Being a real estate agent can be overwhelming if one is not armed with the right tools. The guaranteed way to succeed is to build and nurture relationships. The hustle to be the best is constant and requires consistency [...]

2 Things I Regret Not Doing A New Real Estate Agent Checklist2019-07-21T03:38:19+00:00

Preparing your home to sell

2019-11-20T20:50:55+00:00

Preparing To Sell Your Home CITY INSIGHT HOUSTON   •   April 03, 2019 There is more to selling your home than putting up a "For Sale" sign and waiting for the offers to start rolling in. 1. Get Cleaning You need to make a good first impression in order to be able to sell your home. Dirt and eyesores can and will distract buyers and prevent them from appreciating the best features of the home. It could also easily give the impression that bigger maintenance issues have not been taken care of and your [...]

Preparing your home to sell2019-11-20T20:50:55+00:00