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Is it cheaper to build or buy a house?

Building a home rather than buying one allows you to customize it to your needs, among other advantages. However, construction timelines have lengthened due to material and labor shortages, and this trend is being reflected in rising sale prices. The average price of...

Bankrate Expert’s Guide to Minimum Down Payment Amounts

According to the National Association of Realtors, the existing home price in September 2021 was $352,800, which seems to be gearing up even higher due to a hot housing market and low inventory across the country. Our experts at Bankrate created a guide on how much...

Hill Country vineyard pours onto market for undisclosed price

Sure, you can buy a home with a sizable wine cellar. But such properties are almost as common as bottles of Kendall-Jackson chardonnay. So why not just purchase your own Hill Country vineyard instead? A nearly 14-acre vineyard in Stonewall, located between...

Four Seasons unveils luxe stand-alone Texas residences starting at $4M

A Four Seasons residential property is coming to an iconic Austin site. Four Season Private Residences Lake Austin will be built on a secluded hill above a 90-degree bend in the lake, near the Pennybacker Bridge. The 145-acre community will feature 179 luxury...

San Antonio suburb raises roof with one nation's biggest housing booms

If you live in or have driven through Comal County, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. You’ve seen thousands of new residential rooftops pop up in the past decade. In fact, Comal County ranks as No. 3 among primary U.S. metro counties with the most growth in new housing...

San Antonio nails No. 1 ranking as most affordable metro for new homes

Residents of San Antonio and the entire country continue to struggle with the rising cost of housing. Increasingly, the American dream of buying a new home is slipping out of reach. But for people in the San Antonio metro area, there’s a ray of hope. In a data...

Finding and Choosing a Residential Real Estate Agent

MATCHMAKER, MATCHMAKER FIND ME A HOUSE By Jenny Jurica When deciding to sell a home or looking to purchase, finding a real estate agent is typically the first step in this emotional process. For many, the knee-jerk reaction is to reach out to the first person you know...

Loft living gets a chic upgrade at downtown San Antonio condo

831 S. Flores St., #3212San Antonio, TX 78204 Neighborhood: DowntownStyle: CondominiumSquare footage: 790Beds: 1Baths: 1Price: $269,500The lowdown: When it comes to character, this condo at the Judson is hard to beat. Once a candy factory, the historic...

These 11 Texas cities are the best for first-time homebuyers

One bright spot in 2020 has been the housing market. With interest rates at historic lows, people are making the move to buy a new home — for many, their very first. And where should those first-time homebuyers look? All around Texas, according to a new national...

Tips for Choosing the Right Neighborhood

Finding a home that suits you is only part of the journey. Another big part? Choosing the right neighborhood. The number of bedrooms and square footage are certainly important when buying a home — but the community might be even more vital.  After all, it’s where...
Is it cheaper to build or buy a house?

Is it cheaper to build or buy a house?

Building a home rather than buying one allows you to customize it to your needs, among other advantages. However, construction timelines have lengthened due to material and labor shortages, and this trend is being reflected in rising sale prices. The average price of...

Bankrate Expert’s Guide to Minimum Down Payment Amounts

Bankrate Expert’s Guide to Minimum Down Payment Amounts

According to the National Association of Realtors, the existing home price in September 2021 was $352,800, which seems to be gearing up even higher due to a hot housing market and low inventory across the country. Our experts at Bankrate created a guide on how much...

Hill Country vineyard pours onto market for undisclosed price

Hill Country vineyard pours onto market for undisclosed price

Sure, you can buy a home with a sizable wine cellar. But such properties are almost as common as bottles of Kendall-Jackson chardonnay. So why not just purchase your own Hill Country vineyard instead? A nearly 14-acre vineyard in Stonewall, located between...

Is it cheaper to build or buy a house?

Is it cheaper to build or buy a house?

Building a home rather than buying one allows you to customize it to your needs, among other advantages. However, construction timelines have lengthened due to material and labor shortages, and this trend is being reflected in rising sale prices. The average price of...

Bankrate Expert’s Guide to Minimum Down Payment Amounts

Bankrate Expert’s Guide to Minimum Down Payment Amounts

According to the National Association of Realtors, the existing home price in September 2021 was $352,800, which seems to be gearing up even higher due to a hot housing market and low inventory across the country. Our experts at Bankrate created a guide on how much...

Hill Country vineyard pours onto market for undisclosed price

Hill Country vineyard pours onto market for undisclosed price

Sure, you can buy a home with a sizable wine cellar. But such properties are almost as common as bottles of Kendall-Jackson chardonnay. So why not just purchase your own Hill Country vineyard instead? A nearly 14-acre vineyard in Stonewall, located between...

San Antonio suburb raises roof with one nation's biggest housing booms

San Antonio suburb raises roof with one nation's biggest housing booms

If you live in or have driven through Comal County, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. You’ve seen thousands of new residential rooftops pop up in the past decade. In fact, Comal County ranks as No. 3 among primary U.S. metro counties with the most growth in new housing...

San Antonio nails No. 1 ranking as most affordable metro for new homes

San Antonio nails No. 1 ranking as most affordable metro for new homes

Residents of San Antonio and the entire country continue to struggle with the rising cost of housing. Increasingly, the American dream of buying a new home is slipping out of reach. But for people in the San Antonio metro area, there’s a ray of hope. In a data...

Finding and Choosing a Residential Real Estate Agent

Finding and Choosing a Residential Real Estate Agent

MATCHMAKER, MATCHMAKER FIND ME A HOUSE By Jenny Jurica When deciding to sell a home or looking to purchase, finding a real estate agent is typically the first step in this emotional process. For many, the knee-jerk reaction is to reach out to the first person you know...

Loft living gets a chic upgrade at downtown San Antonio condo

Loft living gets a chic upgrade at downtown San Antonio condo

831 S. Flores St., #3212San Antonio, TX 78204 Neighborhood: DowntownStyle: CondominiumSquare footage: 790Beds: 1Baths: 1Price: $269,500The lowdown: When it comes to character, this condo at the Judson is hard to beat. Once a candy factory, the historic...

These 11 Texas cities are the best for first-time homebuyers

These 11 Texas cities are the best for first-time homebuyers

One bright spot in 2020 has been the housing market. With interest rates at historic lows, people are making the move to buy a new home — for many, their very first. And where should those first-time homebuyers look? All around Texas, according to a new national...

Tips for Choosing the Right Neighborhood

Tips for Choosing the Right Neighborhood

Finding a home that suits you is only part of the journey. Another big part? Choosing the right neighborhood. The number of bedrooms and square footage are certainly important when buying a home — but the community might be even more vital.  After all, it’s where...

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