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Springtime is the Ideal Time

  After cooler-than-normal temperatures, it’s welcome news that we’ll be enjoying temperatures in 70s and 80s this weekend in North Texas.   And, you can bet that with our spring weather potential buyers will increasingly be out and about discovering homes for sale across the region. Not surprisingly, those with the best “curb appeal” are often the […]

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Curious About Your Home’s Value?

  Homeowners are often surprised when they receive their annual statement from the local tax appraiser’s office. Often the assessed value of their home is very different than what they believe the property is worth.   Now’s a great time to take a look at the difference between two common real estate terms: “Assessed Value” and […]

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Top Tips for North Texas Home Buyers and Sellers

Homes selling above asking price, numerous offers for the same property, hip-pocket listings shared only by word of mouth – it’s no secret that the North Texas housing market is booming. To help you navigate these unprecedented home-buying and selling waters, we’ve gathered top tips for today’s buyers and sellers. Buyer’s Tips *  Be qualified. Pre-plan financing […]

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Simple, Fast and Free, New Home-Search Apps Now Available

The Ebby Halliday Companies’ brand-new, just-released apps mean your new home could be just a tap away.  “With our new apps, MLS listings across North Texas are in the palm of your hand,” says Travis Mathews, vice president of Strategic Growth & Technology for the Ebby Halliday Companies. “Our primary goal for this release was providing […]

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Texas Homeowner? Don’t Miss the Opportunity for Savings

  Among the many benefits of living in Texas is the Lone Star State’s Homestead Exemption law, which allows a partial exemption from local property taxes for your primary residence. Applications for property tax exemptions are filed with your local appraisal district. The general deadline for filing an application is April 30. The Application for Residential Homestead Exemption is […]

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North Texas Holiday Lights

Round up the family (and some snacks) for a memorable drive-thru adventure to see the Holiday lights of North Texas. Fort Worth Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway Address: 3545 Lone Star Circle Fort Worth, Texas 76177 Dates: November 26 – January 3, 2021 Lights on Trail Creek Address: 4941 Trail Creek Drive Fort […]

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‘Tis the Season to Sell Your Home

  Contrary to popular belief, the holiday season – especially this holiday season – may actually be an ideal time to offer your North Texas home for sale! Why? The average home sales price in North Texas is up almost 15 percent over this time last year. Interest rates are at historic lows, which means […]

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Ebby Halliday Companies Named Top Place to Work

  The Ebby Halliday Companies, of which Williams Trew is a proud member, has been named one of the Top 100 Places to Work in North Texas in the Large Companies category by The Dallas Morning News. The announcement came at the Morning News’ 12th-annual Top 100 Places to Work event, which took place online […]

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Pick Your Pumpkins from the Patch

With more breezy mornings and somewhat cooler weather in North Texas, the time is now for iconic fall traditions. Whether you’re planning a delicious dish or adorning your porch with festive décor, these seasonal spots offer endless options for your perfect pumpkin search. FORT WORTH The Green Space Pumpkin Patch3005 East Belknap Street, Fort Worth […]

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Nations Home Warranty Offers Concierge-Style Service

  The Ebby Halliday Companies, of which Williams Trew is a proud member, are excited to announce a new partnership with Nations Home Warranty, a widely respected Dallas-Fort Worth-based home warranty services provider that has served the North Texas region since 1996. Known for exceptional service, Nations Home Warranty offers concierge service regardless of a […]

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