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Hillwood Communities Expands in Texas


As Texas continues to see record-breaking numbers of relocation buyers across the state, Hillwood Communities is expanding its footprint in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston regional markets. Houston In October, 2021, Hillwood Communities closed on …

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How to Get Started Looking for a Home – Without Being Overwhelmed


And with Texas’ white hot housing market the stakes feel even higher. Stop. Take a deep breath. Count to three. Sure, finding a home right now can be stressful. Just keep in mind you only …

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Can You Buy a Home Without a Down Payment?


The good news is that even though putting 20% down was long the standard when purchasing property, that’s changing. Today, buyers who have little or no money to put down on a house have several …

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Buying A New Home Out of State? Make the Process More Efficient


Biz Journal reports that 60 percent of new Texas transplants come from other states in the U.S. – and for good reason. The attractive home prices, ample job opportunities, weather, and wide-open spaces call to …

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Hillwood Communities Continues Industry Awards Win Streak for Third Consecutive Year


  The annual McSAM Awards recognize builders, developers, and associates in the Dallas area who have made significant contributions in the industry through specific achievements in product design, architecture, and sales and marketing categories. “We …

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Smart Home Trends Set to Take Over in 2022


The U.S. smart home technology sector will be worth more than $33 billion in 2022 and is projected to grow by approximately 11% per year thereafter.  And according to Statista, “The number of smart homes …

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How Does Your Credit Score Affect the Home Buying Process?


  Credit scores and mortgage rates tend to have an inverse relationship.  This means those with a higher credit rating are often able to secure mortgages at lower interest rates.  With a mortgage rate based …

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Millennial Homebuying Trends


  Millennial Homebuying Trends in 2021 Among millennial homebuyers, there are a few key trends that are worth paying attention to. These are the most common millennial housing trends from 2021. Preference for Tech First, …

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Choosing a Great Lot for Your New Construction Home


Unlike certain design elements, you can’t change where your house is built. It determines everything from how the seasons and weather elements impact your space to how much you can resell your home for when …

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Avoid these 10 common homebuying pitfalls for new construction


Avoid these mistakes when buying a house to ensure you get the best deal possible and don’t end up with buyer’s remorse.  1. Getting prequalified but not preapproved.  Before you ever open up Zillow or …

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