January 2014

There are 4 blog entries for January 2014.

It’s that time of year! Trees are dormant in winter and it’s the perfect time to plant an array of trees. Trees are beneficial to the world in so many ways, they clean the air, save water, help prevent pollution. They provide a wonderful sense of peace and beauty while providing a habitat for wildlife including birds, squirrels and many others.

Trees add value and curb appeal to your property.  After 17 years selling College Station real estate I can say approximately 50-75% of home buyers include trees on their want list or want to be in an established tree shaded neighborhood, thus making your property more appealing to buyers.

May I suggest taking the time to select a tree and make planting it a family fun day. Plant a tree for a newborn that’s on the

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Real Estate Market Update

If you missed our last email, take another look at the 2013 final statistics.
Were you thinking about selling? If so, now is the time. Our inventory is low and we definitely have buyers looking.

Year End Final Statistics (2013)
Months of Inventory 4.44
Units Sold: 2,855
Amount Sold: $541,490,085
Average Sales Price: $189,664

 Bryan/College Station Community

Things are looking good for Bryan/College Station.
The population is growing, the housing market is doing extremely well and there’s growth within the job market.
According to the Real Estate Research Center at TAMU- Jim Gaines 
Can’t wait to see the newly renovated Queen Theatre!
Interior Renovation to Begin

 Housing Guide

It is that time of year!
Time to plant a

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Resolutions…many of us make them. They typically consist of better eating habits, losing weight or a work related goal. While all of these are excellent resolutions, I pondered them all. Then… it finally came to me. Make a list of beautiful, positive and helpful words! Then start using them. Adding to our vocabulary is a great idea. As a Realtor selling College Station real estate, I’m always trying to find descriptive words when marketing properties. We have a few different sources as well as a team of very creative individuals who collaborate when marketing homes, but this project is more of a personal journey or project which made my heart smile when it came to me! Where did this thought originate?  I’m not sure, but when asked I thought about a New

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Real Estate Market Update

We anticipate an active market this year!
Based on our 2013 results, our numbers increased in the Bryan/College Station market.

Year End Stats (2013)
Units Sold: 2,855
Amount Sold: $541,490,085
Average Sales Price: $189,664

 Bryan/College Station Community

What city was named the 2nd fastest growing college town? 
a. Austin
b. Auburn
c. College Station
Full Article  

Housing Guide 

Looking for unique remodeling ideas?
Take a peek at some peculiar real estate!
Craziest Place to Live in 2013 

Local Event

Go on a scavenger hunt at the Brazos Valley Museum!
How many point can you earn??
Brazos Spring Scavenger Hunt

~ Posted by Karen Pollok, Team Member

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