Real Estate

How and Why Texas Became the Home of Home Warranty Companies

Home warranties offer consumers the chance to safeguard the expensive, essential systems and appliances within their homes. These policies can be taken out on new homes, purchased for an existing home, or added before a sale to sweeten the pot and make the property more attractive to potential homebuyers. However, one thing that consumers and home sellers will find is that Texas is home to an incredible range of home warranty companies. Why is this […]

Great place to live! available in Waller, TX 77484 on October 15th

Great place to live! available in Waller, TX 77484 on October 15th_4 bedroom, 2 bath, with den and carport on slab_free water_onsite septic system_all electric_hi-speed internet available plus storage / tool shed_fenced back yard_one year lease $1600 per month plus equal deposit / call_text 713.478.4492  

11 Critical Home Inspection Traps to be Aware of Weeks Before Listing Your Katy Homes for Sale

Katy – According to industry experts, there are over 33 physical problems that will come under scrutiny during a home inspection when your home is for sale. A new report has been prepared which identifies the eleven most common of these problems, and what you should know about them before you list your home for sale. Whether you own an old home or a brand new one, there are a number of things that can […]

27 Quick and Easy Fix Ups to Sell Your Katy Home Fast and for Top Dollar

Katy – Because your home may well be your largest asset, selling it is probably one of the most important decisions you will make in your life. And once you have made that decision, you’ll want to sell your home for the highest price in the shortest time possible without compromising your sanity. Before you place your home on the market, here’s a way to help you to be as prepared as possible. To assist […]

Katy Boardwalk District Unveils Plans for City’s First Conference Center Hotel, Residential and Retail Phases

Artist rendition of the Katy Boardwalk District - courtesy Katy Boardwalk District

The development team of Katy Boardwalk District has announced plans for a new lakefront destination to serve as a hub for entertainment, community and culture anchored by the area’s first full-service conference center hotel, first-to-market entertainment concepts, luxury loft residences and an impressive 90-acre nature preserve showcasing the region’s native trees, flora and wildlife. The announcement follows the authority’s recommendation to enter into a master development agreement with developer KBH Venture to bring a full-service, […]

City Annexes 150 Acres, Expects Commercial Development Announcement

By George Slaughter The City of Katy has been active in recruiting commercial firms, such as the Amazon Fulfillment Center, to settle on the western side of the city. In this way, the city has brought in sales tax revenues that can not only meet its needs but also enable it to at least keep residential property taxes stable. In recent years, the city has been able to cut property taxes. Monday night, the Katy […]

Engel & Völkers Continues Momentum with Shop Opening in Katy, Texas

Newest location marks the global real estate brand’s second shop opening in Texas this month, ninth overall Katy, T.X. and New York, N.Y. [June 14, 2018] – Engel & Völkers today announced the opening of its newest real estate shop, Engel & Völkers Katy. Formerly Imagine Realty International, the brokerage will continue to be led by license partner and managing broker Vickey Wachtel and Norman Wachtel, who will also serve as a license partner. Located […]

Country Living Easy Commute to Katy

Country living in New Ulm, Austin County Texas: Sitting on 2+ beautiful wooded acres (more available) this unique ranch style country home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 bath, great room with large hill country stone fireplace, matching wet-bar, custom woodwork and cabinetry, viewing porch, mother-in-law wing with private entry, bath, Sun porch. House is 3562 sq ft heated sitting on 6200 sq ft slab. Surrounded by ancient live oaks and plush pasture, wildlife galore. Come see […]

Goodbye Agave Road – Hello Agave Estates!

FIRST IN LINE | LAST IN LINE – THE FIRST TO ENTER SAY THEIR FINAL GOODBYES While the hands they are now holding are different from picture to picture, they are all equally loved in the lives of Shawna and Mike Erminger, who were the very first couple scheduled to wed at Agave Road in Katy, Texas.  Agave Road is a sister venue to Agave Real – one of two venues owned by Agave Estates […]

Country Living With Easy Commute To Katy And Surrounding Area

Exceptional upscale ranch house on five (3.5) beautiful acres with hickory and sprawling live-oak trees, abundant wildlife. Home includes 4 bedrooms, 3 bath, great-room with cathedral ceiling, stunning stone fireplace and bar, formal living and dining rooms, chandelier, large kitchen, custom cabinets. Includes separate mother-in-law wing with den, bath, bedroom, laundry room, enclosed sunroom. End to end, walk thru attic suitable for expansion. House 3562 sq ft living space on 6200 sq ft slab. Located […]