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Dan Forbes

Cell: 512-516-4666 | Office: 512-337-0436

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Credit ScoreMy friends at Mid-America have created this FlipShow to show how your credit score is created.  It also shows how to increase your credit score.

Credit Score 101

Educating yourself about your own personal credit score is important.  Even better, talk with me or your preferred lender if you're thinking about buying a home.

Don't wait until after you've found your dream home. Do this first, so that your offer is considered first, because you've done your homework.

Let's talk 512-516-4666.

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During this time of year, I often get asked about what’s happening in the Austin and Cedar Park real estate market. 

As a courtesy, I wanted to offer you something you may not know even exists… a copy of my “off-market” listings report.

Every year, there are properties that do not sell during the agreed upon timeframe established between the seller and their agent. 

When this happens, they are called “expired” or “withdrawn” listings. These “off-market” listings represent the Hidden Housing Market.

These home owners may still want to sell their home, but it’s currently not listed on the market.

As a service for my customers, I research these homes to see if they fit my clients’ criteria and reach out to them to see if they are still

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Austin Real Estate 2017 What to ExpectOne of the most common questions we get at this time of year is, “What’s going on in the market?” It’s not just potential buyers and sellers who are curious; Austin, Texas homeowners always want reassurance their home’s value is going up. The good news is the American real estate market is strong and healthy: home values are up, prices and sales are strong, and millennial first-time buyers are eager to become homeowners.

We often use national real estate numbers to give us a clearer view of our local market. However, real estate is local, and while statistics and predictions help us understand the overall real estate market, our local Austin market may be different. If you’re thinking of buying or selling, or just want to know how much your home is

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