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April 9, 2024

Property Taxes in Central Texas: How to Protest Your Appraised Value

A photo of someone working through their assessed property value on their house with the Robert J Fischer Team logo in the bottom right of the image.

Fight unfair Texas property tax appraisals! Need help fighting your property taxes? This guide equips you with the knowledge and steps to understand your appraisal, file a protest by the crucial May 15th deadline, and potentially win a lower value with the Appraisal Review Board (ARB). Don't let your ...

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Feb. 22, 2024

Pros and Cons of Living in a Homeowners Association (HOA)

Finding your dream home involves a multitude of choices. Beyond factors like size, location, and desired upgrades, one crucial decision often overlooked is whether to live in a Homeowners Association (HOA) community. Understanding the advantages and disadvantages of HOAs is essential for making an informed purchase.

Pros of Living in ...

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Feb. 20, 2024

11 Most Important Home Staging Tips for the Kitchen

11 Most Important Home Staging Tips For The Kitchen - Main Image

When it comes to home staging, the kitchen is one of the most important rooms to focus on. Often the heart of the home, and it's where you'll spend a lot of time cooking and relaxing, the kitchen can easily be the deciding factor between a buyer putting ...

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Feb. 19, 2024

Should I Worry About Corner Pops in the Foundation?

Should I Worry About Corner Pops in the Foundation?

You've found the perfect house: the right size, dream kitchen, and ideal neighborhood. It's everything you've been looking for! But wait, there's a crack in the foundation!  How could this be? On the perfect house? Should you walk away? Not necessarily. Let's explore what this ...

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Jan. 26, 2024

How Long Does It Take To Build A House? A Comprehensive Guide

How Long Does It Take To Build A House? - The Robert J Fischer Team Answers in a Comprehensive Guide

Are you dreaming of building your own home, but wondering just how long it will take to turn that dream into a reality? The timeline for building a house can vary widely based on numerous factors, but with the right information, you can gain a clear understanding of what to ...

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Dec. 11, 2023

2024 FHA Loan Limits: What Homebuyers Need To Know

2024 FHA Limits - What Homebuyers Need To Know

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has announced new loan limits for 2024, offering potential homebuyers greater flexibility. These changes come in response to a 5.5 percent increase in home prices over the year ending Sept. 30. Here's what you should know about the 2024 FHA loan limits:

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July 28, 2021

Tips for Choosing the Ideal Roofing Contractors

Tips for Choosing the Ideal Roofing Contractors

To say the roof of your house is a massive investment is an understatement. Consider this: according to HomeAdvisor, the average cost of roof replacement is between $5,000 and $10,000. That said, if you need to have your roof replaced or ...

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April 17, 2017

PRICE REDUCED: 816 Silver Trail, Round Rock, TX, 78664

816 Silver Trail, Round Rock, TX 78664816 Silver Trail, Round Rock, TX 78664

Silver Leaf Neighborhood Home -- PRICE REDUCED!

New Listing Price: $320,000

5 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2 Story

Now available on a desirable cul-de-sac lot is a two-story 2014 home perfect for large families. Built with 5 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms, the master ...

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March 31, 2017

12 Cases When You May Need an Attorney to Help Buy, Sell or Protect Your Home

Real estate transactions can be complicated. In most cases, if all parties remain honest, any bumps in the process of buying or selling a house can be predicted and avoided by a skilled and knowledgeable real estate team. Sometimes, though, unexpected events can complicate owning, purchasing, or selling a house ...

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Sept. 27, 2016

Austin-Area Home Sales in August Recover with Increased Growth & Higher Prices

Austin-Area Home Sales in August Recover with Increased Growth & Higher Prices

After a year-over-year drop in sales in July, Austin-area home sales in August recovered nicely to finish the summer selling seasons on a high note. The average sales price as well as number of single-family homes sold saw annual gains, according to the report released last week by the Austin ...

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