Should I use a Realtor to Purchase a New Build?

Whether you are buying a NEW HOME or a RESALE (EXISITING) HOME, you need professional representation…someone you can trust and someone who will keep your best interest in mind…someone that knows the market and someone that can provide keen insight and guidance in your important decision-making process. The Seller or the New Home Builder will have […]

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Do I Need to Use a Realtor to Purchase a Home?

You do not need to use a Realtor to purchase a home.  You can call the number on a yard sign or internet listing, set up a showing, and make an offer on a house without using the services of a Realtor.But should you?In the scenario above, the seller will have professional representation from a […]

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Preparing and Staging Your Home to Sell

1. MAKE THE MOST OF THAT FIRST IMPRESSIONA well-manicured lawn, neatly trimmed shrubs and a clutter-free porch welcome prospects. So does a freshly painted – or at least freshly scrubbed – front door. Invest in landscaping where it can be seen at first sight, and cleanly swept walks create a good first impression. An extra […]

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Pricing Your Home to Sell

The Benefits of Competitive Pricing: 1. MORE AGENT AND BUYER ENTHUSIASM Both agents and buyers show enhanced enthusiasm in a competitively priced house. Agents like to talk and show such houses with interest. Buyers consider them good deals. 2. SHOWN TO SELL, NOT JUST COMPARE Prospects are shown competitively – priced houses with the intention […]

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Why Choose Jack Allen to Sell or Purchase Your Next Home?

Jack Allen has an extensive background in residential real estate properties and is capable of handling the most complex real estate transactions.  Jack knows the market well since he has been selling residential homes in The Woodlands and surrounding areas for over 30 years dating back to 1983. Jack is a licensed Texas Real Estate […]

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What is an e-Pro and Why Should You Use One?

When you’re on the Internet, you don’t have time to waste on endless searches for useful real estate information. You want to get things done quickly and without hassle. So chances are you’d like a real estate agent who Answers e-mail promptly and professionally.Respects your on-line privacy.Offers home listings and other Internet tools to help you […]

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What is a Certified Residential Specialist?

Why do I need a residential expert?Buying or selling a home is one of the most crucial financial transactions of your life. In what can be a confusing and sometimes difficult process, it pays to leave as little to chance as you can. But with the help of a professional, you can navigate unknown territory […]

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What is Buyer’s Representation?

A real estate buyer’s representative represents the buyer who is purchasing property in a real estate transaction.  Research by the National Association of REALTORS has shown that when a buyer’s representative is used, the prospective buyer found a home one week faster and examined three more properties than consumers who did not use a buyer’s […]

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