Real Estate

June 6, 2024

Happy National Homeownership Month! Awesome Opportunities And The American Dream

 

June is memorable for many reasons: the onset of summer, longer days, family vacations, lake days, and cookouts.

 

But June holds even greater significance for us at Duck Brothers Real Estate as it marks National Homeownership Month.

 

This is the perfect time to reflect on the American ...

View More
May 29, 2024

Survive Texas Summers: The Best Bug Repellents for 2024

 

Texas summers bring warmth, sunshine, and, unfortunately, a swarm of mosquitoes and bugs. To help you enjoy your outdoor activities without the constant annoyance of insect bites, we've compiled a list of the best mosquito and bug repellents for kids and adults. Here are our top recommendations:

  ...

View More
May 22, 2024

The Ultimate Safety Guide For Landlords and Parents

Creating a safe environment for families, especially those with children, is a shared responsibility between landlords and parents.

Here are comprehensive tips to ensure safety in family homes, covering essential aspects for both parties.

For Landlords

Regular Inspections and Maintenance:

  • Structural Safety: Conduct frequent checks to identify and rectify potential ...
View More
May 15, 2024

Unlocking Your Dream Home: FHA Loans and Down Payment Programs

Buying your first home is a major milestone, and it can feel overwhelming with all the options and information out there.

If you're in Texas and looking to buy your first home, you've probably heard about FHA loans and various down payment assistance programs. 

But what exactly ...

View More
May 9, 2024

Closing Twice Advice: How to Sell and Buy a House at the Same Time

Navigating selling your current home while buying a new one can be complex and stressful. However, you can manage both transactions smoothly with the right strategy and tips.

This guide aims to simplify a potentially overwhelming process, ensuring you feel more confident as you embark on selling and buying simultaneously. Good luck, and ...

View More
May 2, 2024

Discover Waco: The City with Something for Everyone

If you're considering a move to Waco, Texas, you're in for a delightful surprise.

Known for its warm community, rich history, and abundant family-friendly activities, Waco and the surrounding cities welcome families with open arms.

Here's a closer look at what makes Waco the perfect place to ...

View More
April 24, 2024

Profitably Green: The Financial Benefits of Eco-Friendly Rentals

As property managers, we often get asked about the merits of investing in green upgrades for rental properties.

Investors are increasingly interested in how these improvements contribute to environmental sustainability and impact financial returns.

Green upgrades can be a smart move. The market is responding positively to properties that incorporate ...

View More
April 15, 2024

Going "Green": Smart Money Moves for New Homeowners

 

Congratulations on your new home! As you step into this exciting new chapter, it's crucial to consider how to make the most of every dollar you spend.

 

Although April is Earth Month, and 'going green' usually brings thoughts of environmental consciousness, today, we're focusing on a ...

View More
April 9, 2024

From Drab to Fab: A Seller's Guide to Captivating Curb Appeal, Landscaping and Outdoor Staging

 

Standing out in the busy spring real estate market can mean the difference between a swift sale and a lengthy listing. That's where curb appeal comes in—not just as a buzzword but as a crucial investment in your home's first impression.

 

Beyond a simple coat of ...

View More
April 2, 2024

Home Green Home: 8 Ways to Make Your Space Sustainable

In today's real estate market, eco-friendly homes are not just a fleeting trend but a significant shift towards sustainability and efficiency.

Whether you're a first-time buyer or looking to make a smart move, integrating green features into your home is a responsible environmental decision and a wise investment ...

View More
Posted in Real Estate