Spring has arrived in Central Texas! There are so many fun things to do this time of year: have your picture taken in the bluebonnets, attend the Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown, or watch a Round Rock Express game at the Dell Diamond. Another great springtime activity is … Read More »
According to the Wall Street Journal, the following is a list of common buzzwords that are selling homes like hot cakes over the past two years:
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Bella Terra means Beautiful Land in Italian. The Bella Terra Condos are indeed a beautifully master planned condominium community just north of Austin. In under 20 minutes, you can be in downtown Austin or downtown Round Rock. The 24-hour security gate keeps out unwanted … Read More »
The Texas A&M Real Estate Center reports a huge increase in home values and bidding wars in Houston and Dallas. Over 15% median price increases in Dallas and 14% in Houston represent the highest year over year increases in over a decade. Although it doesn't mention anything … Read More »
Most likely, no.
Home owners own the home and builders own the minerals beneath.
Why would builders want to keep the mineral rights?
If you have shale formations, that means lots and lots of moolah. Oil and natural gas can be extracted by a process called hydraulic … Read More »