How to Guarantee The Buyer of Your Home is Qualified

House Across the Street

House Across the Street

Recently a dear friend of mine placed her home on the market. In a few weeks it went under contract and as closing day approached their belongings were loaded in a moving truck and they headed for their retirement home in New Mexico. Sadly it still hasn’t closed and we are 19 days and counting after the date it was scheduled to close. The home now sits there vacant.

This is a text message I received from her:

Pray for me as we still haven’t closed!!! <Insert name of mortgage company here> is HORRIBLE!!!

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9/11 Remembered #NeverForget

9:11 Memorial

Today is a day of remembrance. Many are posting their thoughts and recollections of the 9/11 attacks on social media. I've been following Ari Fleischer's Twitter feed as he tweeted his notes and thoughts from this day 13 years ago. Fleischer was the … [Continue reading]

Live Blog | 9.9.2014 Apple Announcements

09.09.2014 | Apple Announcements |

I was glued to my AppleTV for the live announcements regarding the 2014 iPhone updates. Even with the live stream problems I am still impressed. I will be updating my phone on September 12th with the iPhone 6 Plus. When the Apple Watch comes … [Continue reading]

How Do You Know He Doesn’t Know Jesus?

How Do You Know

A friend posted this picture on Facebook with a humorous status update, but a couple of the follow on comments posted by others reminded me why I dislike religious people so much. A pastor's wife started it off with "If I put this on my … [Continue reading]

What is an Option Fee?


When buying or selling a home in Texas there will most likely be an option fee involved, and it is important for both buyers and sellers to know how it's handled. We will take a look from both angles, but first some background information. … [Continue reading]