Frequently Asked Questions
Give us a call. If you are planning to move to Walker or surrounding Texas counties or already live in the area and are ready to make a change, we have the contacts and knowledge to help you make your home purchase successful. All of our agents are members of the Houston Association of Realtors MLS (Multiple Listing Service). Even if the house you want is listed with another agency, we can show you the property and help you make decisions about purchasing, getting a loan, inspecting the home and so much more! This is what we do every day. Your home buying experience should be fun and easy. We know ” the ropes” of home buying and can save you a lot of time and energy if you take advantage of our expertise.
I want to buy acreage. How do I find land to fit my needs?
Give us a call. We have land experts on our staff. Whether you are looking for ranch property, recreational property, or commercial/investment property, we can help you. Years of experience in this area, makes our service exceptional. Our land inventory is excellent and we are familiar with properties listed with other companies. From one acre to large tracts, we know Walker County and surrounding counties. You only need to make one call to get the help you need.
I want to sell my property. How do I know what it is worth?
Give us a call. We have all the current data at our fingertips. We will give you a market evaluation of your real estate and there is not a charge for this service. We will make an appointment with you to see your property. We will ask you pertinent questions about the property and improvements (if any) and we will help you arrive at a listing/selling price by comparing it to similar properties in your area that have sold previously. Then, if you are ready to market the property for sale, we will plan a strategy for getting the property information to prospective buyers. We employ a vast array of marketing tools! Look for advertising information in HAR.com, Lands of Texas.com, Lands of Texas Magazine, Huntsville Item, Houston Chronicle, Zillow Real Estate, Trulia, Homes.com, Farm & Ranch.com, LandWatch.com, Commercial Gateway, Loopnet, Horseclicks, Visualtour.com, and Yahoo Real Estate. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and YouTube also!
I need to get a loan in order to buy property. How do I know what I can afford?
Give us a call. Helping our buyers obtain financing is one of the most important functions we perform. We stay up to date on loan programs and interest rates and, depending on your specific needs, we can help you find a lender who is just right for you. This is often the most stressful part of the buying process, but we can help make it easier. Don’t be nervous; just make the call. We rarely have a buyer who cannot get financing.
I don’t know the market in the area. How do I know if I am making a good buy?
Give us a call. We do know the market and as we show you around the area, we can give you market data for similar properties in similar settings. We can help you evaluate the condition of the property (and assist in getting inspections when needed) and we can help you select property that is in the areas or neighborhoods that meet your specific requirements. Remember, this is our job. We have to be experts in the market.
I would like to have new construction. How can I find a builder who is reliable?
Give us a call. Markham Construction is our “in house” building company. We can help you design your dream home or office. We start with your sketches and ideas and develop your plans to fit your needs and desires. We will build on your property or help you find a suitable building site. We will arrange to show you some of custom designs and furnish you with references if you desire. We can also help you arrange financing for your building project, if needed.
I’m ready to start buying/selling property now. How do I choose a Realtor?
Give us a call. We have been selling real estate in Huntsville, Texas, Walker County, and surrounding areas since 1981. We are a family owned local business and our reputation is our most important asset. We have the experience and expertise to do a good job for you. We will do our very best to provide you with the service you need, in a timely manner. Our office is located at 2715 11th Street (right next to McDonald’s) and this wonderful location makes it easy for Buyers and Sellers to find the way to our door.
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