The Real Estate Book of Brazoria/Matagorda County, TX - Vol 33#11

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Brazoria / Matagorda County, Tx

Volume 33, Issue 11

Kokomo: A place of relaxation by the ocean

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Brazoria / Matagorda County, TX

TO ADVERTISE, CONTACT: Shawna Alston Owner/Publisher 832-221-1355

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Suzan Zachariah, Broker (832) 419-2878

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Bob Peltier (979) 849-1238 Homes•Farms Ranches•Commercial

Beau Peltier (979) 265-1234

(979) 849-1234 1805 E. Mulberry Angleton, Texas 77515

7 Days 24 Hour Information

Laura Crisp (979) 248-0137

Jennifer Hornback (979) 549-8051

Claudette Linville (979) 864-0925

Blake Peltier (979) 849-2900

Joyce Peltier (979) 848-7563

Sterling Pinson (979) 248-2222











JOYCE PELTIER 979-848-7563

LAURA CRISP 979-248-0137

DANBURY 4/2.1 on 2 acs. Open plan w/delightful kitch & lg frml liv rm. All applncs stay. Bdrms w/built-ins. Utility in grg. Tons of stg. Pool, hot tub & pool house. $354,900

2.3+ ACRES- 2 Bar X waterfront lots! Amazing kitchen & primary bath. 4/2.5 + .5/4 w/ 2,512 SF & many upgrades/features. 1,500 SF grg/shop on 1 side; man cave w/A/C on other.




JOYCE PELTIER 979-848-7563

STERLING PINSON 979-248-2222

DANBURY 3/2 in super location! Open plan w/ indoor utility. Kitch w/granite & lg pantry. Crown molding & lots of extras! Split bdrms. Lg fenced backyard w/stg bldg. $340,000

SANDY POINT- 3/2 home on 14.84 acs. 3 yr old red, metal roof. Sits off road. 2 lg barns. HVAC sys 2 yrs old. Lg liv rm w/WBFP. Primary bdrm w/vaulted clng & 2 closets. $829K






LAURA CRISP 979-248-0137 DANBURY 1.18 ACRE just blocks outside city limits. Features 3 bdrms & 2 baths. Huge chef's kitchen. All appliances included. Quiet country living. Outstanding schools.

ANGLETON NORTHSIDE- Why pay more? 3/2/2 brick w/lg scrnd patio. Spacious, private backyard. Near all northside schools. Neighborhood lots are 60’ to 90’ wide. $210’s

BRAZORIA- 10 residential acs. Partially cleared raw land. In the country, but close to Buccees & mall. Owner will consider selling as two (2) five ac tracts. NO flooding! $320K



JOYCE PELTIER 979-848-7563 ANGLETON- 2/1 main home w/lg open plan. Enclosed grg w/utility rm. Attchd 1/1 in-law qtrs w/ entry to cov deck which leads to sep 1/1 guest qtrs. NO back neighbors! $229,900





JOYCE PELTIER 979-848-7563

BACK ON THE MARKET! Beautiful .34 acre lot in Angleton with large oak trees. Ready for building your perfect dream home. No mobile homes.City water available. $45,000

JOYCE PELTIER 979-848-7563 ANGLETON- Beautiful 5 acre tract of land waiting for a new home. City services. Great location close to schools, shopping and State Hwy 288. $199,900

• 1 Ac- Bar X lakefront. Next to park. $39K • 1 Ac- Tres Palacios- Extraordinary river lot! $49K • 1.2 Acs- Oaks of Suncreek Ranch. Corner lot. $109K • 2 Acs- CR 36 at Jones Road. Immaculate homesite. NO flooding! $160’s • 2.9+/- Acs- 300 ft of Chocolate Bayou water frontage at Amsterdam. Low $200’s • 3.5 Acs- Angleton city limits. $3 per sq ft • 5 Acs- Sweeny- Water well. $125K • 5 Acs- Angleton- On corner. Wooded. Just outside city limits. $150K • 5 Acs- Danbury- Near Bayou Oaks. NO flooding! $170’s • 5 Acs- Danbury- Next to high school. $275K • 10 Acs- Danbury- CR 208. 1000 ft frontage on Austin Bayou. • 15 Acs- Airport Road. $30K per ac • 78 Acs- Angleton- City water & sewer. Out of flood plain. • 80 Acs- Danbury- 1000’s of ft of CR frontage. Out of flood plain. • 80+ Acs- Angleton- Near 288 Fwy. Out of flood plain. • 100 to 200 Acs- FM 521. 2600 ft of hwy frontage. Massive oaks galore. 2 miles west of 288 Fwy. • 105 Acs- FM 521. $15K per ac • 128.5 Acs- 1 half mile south of Angleton. $8500 per ac • 140 Acs- 4500 ft of wooded Austin Bayou frontage & 1000 ft frontage on CR 208. • 191 Acs- Between Alvin & Angleton. $6500 per ac • 200 Acs- Angleton- Cattle farm w/barn. $4950 per ac • 375 Acs- Alvin- FM 2403. Some city services. • 400 Acs- Cattle ranch near Angleton. $5300 per ac • 527 Acs- Reservoir & water rights. $4950 per ac

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Area Specialists

Stephen Williams Broker 713-550-0096

Sandy Cook 979-236-5213

Donna Cowart 979-292-6579

Carol Gerault 979-417-3521

Judy James 979-236-3640

Andrea Martin 979-388-5336

Jessica Morales 979-997-4015

Marilyn Shockley 979-482-0368

April Vera 979-482-7123

Megan Wall 979-824-1077

222 Parking Way Street Lake Jackson, TX 77566 979-297-7799 908 S. Brooks Brazoria, TX 77422 979-798-1188

ANDREA MARTIN 979-388-5336

BRAZORIA 3/2.1/2 w/18’ clings, grand staircase, frml din, & lg loft area. New int/ext paint. Updated kitchen & bath. Unrestricted property down lengthy drive. Just listed! $485K

MEGAN WALL 979-824-1077

BRAZORIA- This property could be used for residential or commercial use. Features a 3/1 home w/a 1-car garage. Call Megan for more information. New price! $140K

CAROL GERAULT 979-417-3521

CLUTE- Emerald Forest 3/2/2 features an open kitchen, 2 living rooms, lg bedrooms, & screened-in porch. Fenced backyard. Call Carol for more information. $249,999

SANDY COOK 979-236-5213

SWEENY- I'm a brand new built 3/2 home w/ double carport! Features open concept plan & lg indoor utility room. Nice sized lot w/big pecan trees. Close to all schools. $229,900


BRAZORIA- 3/2/2 in a country community on 3/4 of an ac. No restrictions. Features lg liv/din rm combo. Indoor utility. Primary bdrm ste added 2007. Interior remodeled 2017. Exterior recently painted. Chicken coop. 10 mins to Brazoria & about 20 mins to Lake Jackson. Only a couple of miles from FM 521 Bridge. Reduced $15,000! $169,900

JUDY JAMES 979-236-3640

SAN BERNARD RIVER lots currently being subdivided & cleared. 7 lots available; approx 1.8 acs each. Owner willing to sell all or part of 26 acs. NO mobile homes. $225K

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APRIL VERA 979-482-7123

RICHWOOD- Updated 4/2/2 w/laminate & tile flooring throughout. 2 living areas; 1 has a brick FP & focal wall. Double back doors. Covered & screened-in patio. $194,500

SANDY COOK 979-236-5213

OYSTER CREEK- I’m a single wide, 2014 Fleetwood Eagle, 3/2 mobile home located on a dead end street. My kitchen’s been remodeled, & my dining rm has built-ins for stg. $174,900

JUDY JAMES 979-236-3640

SAN BERNARD RIVER- Beautiful property with approximately 356’ on the water and totaling 15.187 acres. NO mobile homes. Endless possibilities! $710K


SAN BERNARD RIVER 4-5/4.1/4 w/100’ river frontage w/recent vinyl bulkhead. 2 boat lifts, exboat docking, sep fishing pier, sun deck, & multi decks. Downstairs renovated in 2017 w/new kit cbnts, granite cntrs, new wndw, & stained concrete flrs. Elevated 924 SF primary ste w/cov patio/ balcony w/private staircase. 640 SF grg apt. Reduced $60,000! $489K

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Paula Mutina Broker/Owner

Turning houses into homes.


979-549-7505 Madison Mutina 979-864-5847 Lauryn Mutina 979-215-6771 Pamela Brooks 979-848-7021

BRIT BAILEY BOULEVARD! Enchanting 30 ac ranch in the heart of Brazoria County! 4/3 on +/-30 acs. Cstm pool w/hot tub, deck, +/- 2 ac pond, 8,000 SF riding arena, & barn.

WATERFRONT RETREAT! Bayou front 2/2/2 on over an acre. Totally remodeled liv area & cstm isl kitch. 660’ shop. Approx 334’ water frontage w/bulkhead & decks. On cul-de-sac.

FISH & FARM! 3/2 barndominium on 7.75 acs! 3220 SF steel bldg w/1570 SF liv space. 300 SF pole barn, lg fishing pond, lg cov patio, & 1680 SF bonus rm in grg w/bar & half bath.

HOT LISTING IN HERITAGE COURT! 3/2/2 w/ frml din rm w/raised clings & bright windows. Kitchen w/brkfst bar. Lg liv rm w/crnr FP. Cstm fenced dog run. Fruit trees.

MAJESTIC OAK CORNER! Completely updated 3/2/2 w/all new windows, hot water heater, garage doors, A/C, roof, electrical, & all flrng. 2 living areas. Home has been lifted.

ORIGINAL OWNER selling their beautiful 3/1/1 on 3 lg Angleton lots. Updated kit/bath, all cstm cbntry, & org hrdwds under carpet. Lg workshop w/kitchenette, full bth, & A/C.

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Belinda Gaines Tracy Holt Delesandri Realtor Associate 713-828-6262

Londa Broadway Realtor Associate 979-248-1447

Rachel Hines Realtor Associate 979-299-9674

ANGLETON 3/2/1 approx 3 mons old! Located at end of street on oversized, fenced lot. Open concept w/lg liv area & lg garage/parking area for vehicles. $268,500 Call Belinda.

ANGLETON- 1.22 acre lot located on a ski lake w/additional pond. Perfect for building that recreational dream home! Cleared. Restricted. Listed at $60,000. Call Belinda.

Keely Aust Realtor Associate 832-647-4497



DANBURY 4/3/2 on 5 acres. 22x50’ garage detached & converted currently used as living quarters. 2 additional out houses that could be used for storage. $299,000 Call Belinda.

Pride Passion Performance

Owner/Broker 979-292-9750

ANGLETON COMMERCIAL- Newly updated bldg for rent. 1,200 SF great for an office, salon, studio, etc. Wood flooring, 1 bathroom, and 6-8 rooms. $2500/mon. Call Belinda.


ANGLETON 4/2/1 w/fresh paint. Lg kitchen w/ new tile & countertops. Screened-in patio. Lg workshop located in garage. Lots of updates! Motivated seller! $204,000 Call Tracy.

D-SQUARE FOUNDATION REPAIR Your Total Foundation Contractor David R. David, Owner Lifetime Residents of Brazoria County


Greater Houston

• Registered Professional Engineers Available • Original Perma Pile System • Slab Repair • Licensed & Insured for Your Protection


16242 S. Hwy. 288-B, Angleton, Texas

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Greg Flaniken & Associates Serving Brazoria County’s Real Estate Needs Since 1975

Residential V Commercial V Sales & Leasing V Property Management 1101 N. Brazosport Blvd., Freeport, Texas 77541 Phone (979) 233-7828 Fax (979) 239-1816

PRIME WATERFRONT- Approx 800’ fronts “Old Brazos River” with access to Port Freeport and the Gulf of Mexico. This 3.53 acre property has the protection of the guillotine.

COMMERCIAL- 3,366 SF building with 5 units. Well maintained. Call for more information on this property. Near SH 288 in Freeport. $400’s

LAND FOR LEASE- Great commercial property. 3.2 acs in Freeport industrial area. Vacant land paved w/rock for heavy trucks. Call Ben Miller for details. 979-299-9457

AUDUBON WOOD S/D- Nice & clean. 3BR, 2BA, 2-car garage home. Updated w/new carpet, quartz kitchen countertop & island, & granite in baths. Prime BA has dbl sinks.

JONES CREEK TERRACE- 3BR, 2BA, 1-car garage home. Extra room for home office or den. Above ground pool. Fenced yard & stg shed. New HVAC. $200’s

FREEPORT REDUCED! Nice 3BR, 1BA home w/beautiful refinished hardwood floors. In a quiet neighborhood. Great for relaxing in the lg fenced backyard. $130’s

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207B That Way Lake Jackson, TX 77566

979-297-6000 For All Your Real Estate Needs

Meaghan Arceneaux (979) 709-3761

Taylor Hoff (979) 709-1500

M EA G 97 HA 9- N A 70 R 9- CE 37 NE 61 AU X


Tomorrow Murchison (979) 665-2266

NO E 97 ME 9- AR 70 C 9- EN 24 EA 47 UX

IMPECCABLE FARMHOUSE STYLE 3-4/3.1/1 on 4 cleared acres. Welcome home from the lg front porch lined w/cedar ceilings to the grand 23’ ceiling w/a floor-to-ceiling stone FP. The living room also has a wall of windows allowing for beautiful views of the backyard oasis. The chef’s kitchen boasts two-tone cabinetry, quartz counterts, and exposed brick. The primary suite is located upstairs w/its own private balcony overlooking the sparkling pool. All bedrooms feature an en suite. The property also has a 50x30' shop w/a 20’ lean-to and is AG exempt. $987,400

COMPLETELY RENOVATE! Magnificent 6/3.1 offers 2120 SF of living space & over 3300 SF of concrete slab. Features open plan, 2 sitting areas, dark wood vaulted ceilings, exposed white beams, granite counters, bar sink, all wood laminate & ceramic tile, & all electric. Exterior features include 2 golf cart stg bldgs, tv area & half bath bottom level, fish cleaning table, outdoor shower, recent 1000 lb elevator, tankless water heater, 2 new 500 gallon septic tanks, 2 new HVAC units, and lg wooden deck w/water views. Two 12,000 SF lots. $799,900

$590,000 BRAZORIA 5/3/2 3604 SF Completely remodeled. 2 liv areas. Bonus rm. CALL SARA KELLY 361-894-3252

$495,000 PALACIOS 4/3/2 2695 SF Frml dining rm. Sun rm. Crnr lot. Bay frontage. CALL SARA KELLY 361-894-3252

$480,000 SARGENT 5/2 2280 SF New roof. Stocked pond. 19+ unrestricted acs. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

$474,000 SURFSIDE BEACH 4/2 1896 SF New roof. Fresh paint. Lg lot. Gulf views. CALL BETH CRUTCHER 281-467-1831

$464,999 ANGLETON 3/2.1/2 1749 SF Washer, dryer & fridge stay. Cov patio. 2 acs. CALL JENNIFER ATKINS 979-549-609

$449,000 ANGLETON 4/2/2 2227 SF Updated features. Farmhouse kit. Cov patio. CALL MICHELLE DOSS 979-481-3029

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$120,000 BRAZORIA 2.26 ACRES Residential lot. Riverview Ranch Estates CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

$349,000 LAKE JACKSON 4/3/2 2051 SF Lots of upgrades. Oversized grg. Oversized lot. CALL TANYA CORTEZ 979-709-4167

$305,000 DANBURY 4/2/2 1866 SF All wood-grain tile flrs. Cstm cbnts. New deck. CALL KAYSEA WEST 979-248-4112

$289,000 BRAZORIA 4/2/2 2378 SF Original owner. Formal dining room. Corner lot. CALL TANYA CORTEZ 979-709-4167

$288,900 DANBURY 3/2/2 1692 SF New construction. Lg open plan. High ceilings. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

$285,000 JONES CREEK 3/3/3 1650 SF Cstm buffet. Solar panels. 2 grgs. Crnr lot. CALL KRISTA HUGHES 979-739-4229

$279,900 BRAZORIA 3/3 1680 SF Lg fenced, cov patio. Lg metal shop. 1.78 acs. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

$279,000 LAKE JACKSON 4/2/2 1945 SF All new flooring. W/D & fridge stay. Exparking. CALL JENNIFER ATKINS 979-549-6097

$275,000 WEST COLUMBIA 3/2/2 2809 SF Sunken LR. Frml DR. Atrium. Ex lot available. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

$250,000 WEST COLUMBIA 4/3/2 2641 SF 2 living rms. Dining rm. Nice kitch. Almost 1 ac. CALL BETH CRUTCHER 281-467-1831

$249,000 ANGLETON 3/2/2 1570 SF Newly remodeled. Enclsd patio. Shed. New A/C. CALL JENNIFER ATKINS 979-549-6097

$299,900 ANGLETON 3/2/2 1568 SF All new flrng. No back neighbors. Dead-end rd. CALL ALEXIS GARCIA 979-583-8715

$206,900 BAY CITY 3/2/1 1282 SF New construction. Open plan. Lg pantry. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

Lexi Rangel 713-419-2260

$175,000 FREEPORT 3/2/2 1408 SF Open plan. All tile flrng. Lg fenced yard. Shed. CALL MEAGHAN ARCENEAUX 979-709-3761

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Lexi is a Brazoria County native who recently returned to the great state of Texas after earning a marketing degree from Ole Miss! With over 2 years in the real estate industry, her education and experience have granted her the knowledge and valuable skill sets needed to be your trusted market expert. Whether you are looking for new construction, land, an investment property, or anything in between, Lexi is ready to help you with all your real estate needs. Give her a call today!

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Provenzano Properties,


Professional - Personal - Proficient

Dea Provenzano Owner/Broker 979-373-8591

808 N. Brooks, Brazoria, TX 77422


Wendy Baty 979248-6282

Loyce Hutson 979481-1447

Kimber James 979236-1346

James (Jimmy) Page 979429-1391

Sarah Rivera 979665-6986

Inez Tripson 979308-8134

FREEPORT 6/4.5/3 with 2,926 SF. Riverfront property with media room, outdoor kitch, & many upgrades! Pier, boat dock, and tiki hut. Call Kimber James at 979-236-1346.

SWEENY custom built 4/3.5/2 with 3,252 SF. Features formal dining room, media room, and many upgrades! 1,089 SF guest house. Call Sarah Rivera at 979-665-6986.

GORGEOUS, Modern Farmhouse 2,512 sq/ ft, 1.54 acs on Eagle Lake in Bar X Ranch. 1,040 sq/ft barn, & more! Call Wendy Baty 979-248-6282.

SAN BERNARD RIVERFRONT 3/3 home with 3419 SF & separate guest qrtrs. This home situated on 1.08 acs has all the extras & more! Call Inez Tripson at 979-308-8134.

BRAZORIA- Open concept 4/2.5 w/2568 SF on a little over 2 acs. Lg family rm. Cvrd patio overlooks pond. Access to private boat ramp. Call Loyce Hutson at 979-481-1447.

YOU WON'T HAVE TO GO FAR to find your fishing spot! What a beauty! This lg, Lake Jackson home sits on over half an acre on Oyster Creek. Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

4.23 WOODED ACRES near Brazos Bend State Park. This peaceful retreat is a work in progress. Unfinished 800 SF home on stilts. Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

CHARMING & COMFORTABLE 2/1 in the heart of Angleton. New carpet in June 2022, fridge stays, lg indoor laundry rm, & 2 great porches! Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

RENTAL- Brazoria 3/2 w/2208 SF w/San Bernard River access. Sits on 1 ac. Fully furnished. Rent includes lawn care & internet. $2700 mon. Call Kimber James at 979-236-1346.

RENTAL- LJ 2/2.5 townhome w/1736 SF. All bdrms up. Lots of stg. Nice courtyard. Washer & dryer stay. Access to complex pool. $1700 mon. Call Kimber James at 979-236-1346.

SARGENT 9.7 commercial or residential acres offering FM 457 highway frontage. Call James Page at 979-429-1391.

OYSTER CREEK- Over 5 acres with FM 523 frontage, levee, and water frontage. Great residential or investment property. Call Dea Provenzano at 979-373-8591.

BAR X RANCH OPPORTUNITY! Almost 1 acre- .98/acre on Buffalo Trail close to electricity, Bar X Ranch pool, and tennis courts. Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

BAR X RANCH LOT- .75/acre on Pony Trail with beautiful trees and close to electricity. Ready for your dream home! Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

BAR X RANCH LOT on Pony Trail. .85/acre close to electricity, Eagle Lake, the Lake House, campsite, and pavilion. Call Wendy Baty at 979-248-6282.

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Bobby Brown Real Estate • Acreage

Brokerage and Development

Bobby Brown, Broker (979) 292-4444 - Mobile

• Ranches

• Commercial

• Residential Cathy Richard Mariah McDonald Sales Associate Sales Associate (979) 373-6214 (979) 215-3342



6.81 ACRES

C.R. 353 in Wild Peach in Brazoria- Wooded w/oak & pecan trees. No restrictions. No flooding! $136,200 Call Bobby.


COUNTRY ACREAGE HOMESITES 4 miles northwest of West Columbia, TX! 10 to 18 acre tracts on C.R. 4, 5, & 635. Bring your horses & cattle! All tracts qualify for agricultural exemption. Country restrictions, no mobile homes or manufactured homes, no commercial businesses, livestock & barns allowed, 1500 sqft minimum living area, and barndominium/barn homes allowed. High elevation & Zone X. Did not flood during Hurricane Harvey. Priced from $13,000 to $16,000 per acre. Call for more details!

Kalor West Sales Associate (979) 583-7947

9341 F.M. 1459, SWEENY- Custom built country home with open floor plan, custom electric shutters, tile flooring, 3BR/2BA w/2,098 sqft located on 4.57 acres. 30’x37’ concrete floored shop with a 30’x24’ lean to. Price: $459,900 Call Mariah for all the details!


F.M. 2918 located approx 1 mile up river from the IntraCoastal Canal just before the End of the River Sub. Lot 1- 2.97 acs. Lot 2- 2.45 acs. Lot 3- 3.15 acs. Each lot has approx 165’ San Bernard River frontage and 400’ F.M. 2918 road frontage. Price: $135,000, $140,000, $145,000 Owner financing available w/25% down, 15 years term, 10% interest. Call Bobby for details!

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GET THE RIGHT APPRAISAL BY TAKING THE PROPER STEPS Whether youʼre a buyer or a seller, getting an accurate appraisal of a homeʼs worth is critical before proceeding with a sale. When it comes to knowing the value of a purchase, your home is the bottom line.


In todayʼs market, lots of factors can contribute to an appraisal coming in lower than expected, some of which might include the lack of recent comparable home sales in the area, or using an appraiser from another town or region. Want to know if your home is being appraised properly?


 Ask your lender to find an appraiser that is from the county where you are buying.  Make sure that the appraiser has a residential appraisal certification and professional designation.  Meet with the appraiser beforehand and inform them of any factors that could have an impact on the appraisal.

 Get an appraisal before you list your home for sale. Use it, along with your real estate agent’s expertise to set the right price for your home.  See what similar houses are selling for or are valued at.  Maintain a file of all the improvements, upgrades made, and tax documents related to your house.  If you don’t like the appraisal, question it. Maybe there is some information you can provide or something that you can point out that the appraiser missed.

Also, if you’re selling your home, before you get an appraisal, do your best to make the most of your home’s features. Obviously, your home won’t transform form from a single-family to a palatial estate overnight, so some things in the appraisal (square footage, number of rooms, etc.) won’t change. But you can make sure that things are clean, everything in the house appears maintained and functional, and knock out any DIY projects you’ve been putting off. Following these tips will go a long way towards helping you get the appraisal you want.

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Yvette Reyes-Hall Broker/Owner



ALVIN- Beautiful 4/3.5/2 w/cstm cbnts & tile work, laminate wood flrng, granite cntrs, & elegant built-ins. 9’x12’ cov patio. Private neighborhood entrance. No flooding!


BOOMING MANVEL! 3+ acs w/approx 434’ frontage on highly traveled FM 1128. Close to Hwy 6. Great location for a home or business. Home, grg, & other structures on property.


112 S Gordon St. Alvin, TX 77511 281-968-7759

ALVIN 2 ACRE investment property! 3 rental units ea w/private drive. 100% occupied! Great area w/easy access to schools, shopping, & main thoroughfares. Tons of potential!


ALVIN- Almost an acre for building your dream home! City water/sewer services. Construction culvert already approved by the city. Easy access to schools, shopping, & more!


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TIME-TESTED EXTERIOR PAINTING SECRETS the home three years before, and Dr. Larsen and his wife trusted me. Little did they know, I had no clue how to build the three simple walls needed for the small new bathroom.


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exterior wood objects is the failure to pre-paint each piece of wood before the thing built. Think of how plumb in isthe same plane. You'llyou buildcuta each deckwall railing, fence, picnic then stud to fit snugly table orthe other structure. Youthem make between plates and toenail allplace. the cuts, the pieces, and in Drillassemble angled pilot holes in thenends paint The problem withthethis the of it.the wall studs for approach is that each3-inch-long place where nails. Use no less than one sinker piece nails of wood touches 16d to connect theanother wall you’ve a tiny crack. Unless you studs to got the plates. live in the Atacama Desert, water If there no ceiling,wood you can tilt enters the isunpainted at these the wall upand so you longknow as you locations, theorient rest of the wall the same direction as the lastjoists thingabove. I want share is theThe floor Youto simply the adhesive-chain If rises you’re make sure the top of issue. the wall painting something already up in between twothat’s parallel floorgot multiple coats paint on it, realize joists. Once the of wall is vertical, you thatthen you slide have ita into chain. Each previous can position under layer of paint is a link in the chain. While you may do everything right when applying the last coat of paint, a layer three levels down may fail because that painter didn’t do things right or he used a cheap paint with inferior glue. This is why it’s so very important to use the best paint, read the label instructions and if the manufacturer says to prime bare wood, then do it. For best results, apply the finish paint within hours of the primer drying to get the best mechanical and chemical bond between the two linked layers!

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HAVE A CALMER, HAPPIER FALL By Tackling These Household Projects

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s summer wraps up and fall and winter approach, there’s plenty to do to get your home ready for the coming season. To figure out what seasonal tasks to tackle first – yes, starting today – we spoke with Joni and Kitt of Practically Perfect, a Los Angeles-based organizing and lifestyle company, and Ria Safford of RiOrganize, a Southern California-based organization company, to see what organizing must-dos can help prepare your home (and your mind) for the busy fall and winter seasons. Whether you’re getting ready for a mild winter or a season full of snow, prepping ahead will help you tackle whatever the season throws your way. Get rid of things you didn’t wear. “The end of each season is the time to look through your entire closet with a fresh set of eyes,” says Joni. “Think to yourself, ‘What did I actually wear and use in this last season?’” Clearing out unworn bathing suits, shorts and sundresses at the end of summer means you’ll have less clothing to store–and fewer extra accessories to deal with–once spring and summer roll around again. Put out-of-season items in storage. To save time and maximize your space, your closet should have only in-season items stashed in it. Store out-of-season items in labeled bins, then swap those items with what’s in your closet when a new season rolls around, suggests Ria Safford, of RiOrganize. Focus on space-saving solutions. Once you’ve cleared out unused items from the previous season and tucked warm-weather clothing away, it’s time to bring out the sweaters, coats, scarves and more – items that tend to be much larger, physically, than their spring and summer counterparts. To add extra space for your fall and winter things, Kitt suggests taking advantage of vertical space, especially in apartments or smaller homes. “Get beautiful hooks that can hold bulkier coats,” she says. “Those won’t look like an eyesore hanging in the middle of your apartment.” Cascading hangers, clever folding methods and spring-loaded drawer dividers can all help you fit more cold-weather clothing into a limited amount of space, she adds. Simplify your school (or work) morning routine. For starters, make sure that the everyday essentials your family needs to get ready in the morning are easily accessible, from their toothbrushes to the clothes they’re wearing that day. (If you have younger kids, you might want to consider lowering their closet bars so they’re able to get themselves dressed in the morning, says Safford.) If packing lunches tends to slow you down, consider setting up an assembly line of sorts so everything you need – plastic bags, ready-to-go snack packs, sandwich supplies and so on – is grouped together, she adds. To get out the door faster, Joni and Kitt suggest creating a “launch space” in the entryway or mudroom where kids (or adults) can grab backpacks, homework, sports gear and whatever else they need for the day on their way out. ©2022 Meredith Corporation. Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

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ith bidding wars commonplace, and so much information on home prices available, it can sometimes be tough to know whether you’re paying a fair price for your home. If you’ re working with a real estate professional whose expertise and guidance you trust, chances are they negotiated the best possible price for you. But here are some other ways to know if you’ve paid the right price:

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1. CONSIDER THE NEIGHBORHOOD. Location really is everything when it comes to a good real estate investment, so if you bought in a great area odds are you’ve made a good investment and your home’s value will appreciate over time. Ask your agent to show you “comparables” of what other homes in the area sold for and are valued at.

2. PAY ATTENTION TO THE INSPECTION REPORT. If the inspection report comes back with any issues that will require a major investment to repair, this should be reflected in the price you pay for the home. If the owner didn’t pay for the repair, that cost should come out of the purchase price.

3. USE AUTOMATED VALUATION MODELS (AVM) TO GET AN IDEA OF THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME AND THE NEIGHBORHOOD OVER TIME. Ask your real estate agent to recommend a couple they believe are most accurate. The AVM may reveal that while you feel you’re paying too much, the appreciation in a few years’ time makes the investment well worth it.

4. TAKE YOUR PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCES INTO ACCOUNT. Ultimately, what you pay for the home has everything to do with your personal situation. If the location is extremely important to you, or the design or style is your absolute dream home, then the price is worth it. Taking all these factors into consideration can provide you great peace of mind or provide some necessary concern. Work with your real estate agent to determine whether you’re paying the right price – they will keep your mind at ease and provide helpful guidance. It’s also important to consider how long you intend to live there. If you’re in it for the long haul, odds are you’ll regain your investment. If you’re there for a shorter term, being able to make a quicker profit or rent will be very important. Your personal situation is a critical factor in the price you’re willing to pay.

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in Autumn Home Decor As summer gives way to shorter days and cooler evenings, there is a universal yen to cozy up, hunker down and look for comfy pieces and deeper hues for your home. Decorators offer a palette of ideas for doing a little autumn re-shuffling.

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BAUHAUS RETRO - Paying homage to the Bauhaus, a German design school that boomed during the 1920s, this warming look brings in geometric shapes and bold block color. Think bedroom and family room accents of royal blue, mustard yellow and slate gray hues for this contemporary update. RAMP UP THE REDS - No colors in the spectrum are as warming as carmines, scarlets and crimsons as we head into cold nights. Go for a riot of red tones to turn up the heat in your bedroom. Mix plain and patterned designs in your decorative cushions and throw blankets. BRING IN RUSTIC TOUCHES - Now’s the time to change out your sideboard and shelving displays, grouping together assortments of baskets, wooden pieces and rustic handcrafted trinkets. Plus, macrame is back, so bring out those hanging pots, too! INTRODUCE TEXTURE - Like the return of macrame, styles from the ‘70s like rattan, cane and bamboo are making a comeback, but in a modern, minimalistic way, with curved shapes, tapered legs and clear, defined lines. Introducing these natural textures in a warming color palette will make a living or family room feel cozy. TOP UP THE TABLEWARE - Fall is a good time to treat yourself to a new pottery teapot and more. Bring in rough-hewn earthenware mugs and cereal bowls in warming earth tones. Simply add some hot chocolate or a hot stew and you’re good to go. TRY A TWO-TONE EFFECT - To instantly warm up a bedroom or living room, paint one wall in a jeweltone fall color, such as warm caramel, loden green, a soothing blue, even ruby red or amethyst. ENRICH WITH VELVET - This soft-to-the-touch material is the perfect fabric for curling up with or on, so if you don’t want to invest in a new sofa or chairs, just deck out the ones you have with velvet pillows to make an evening by the fireplace even more relaxing.

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f you’re thinking about selling your home, it’s a good idea to get it into a show state before the for-sale sign is out front. FIRST IMPRESSIONS Everyone has heard that you only have one chance to make a first impression, and it’s true. Begin with a deep clean. Outdated light fixtures are forgivable, but a dirt ring where the carpet meets the baseboard isn’t. It makes potential buyers wonder what else was missed. A deep clean includes steaming carpets, dusting walls, cleaning HVAC returns and vents, and polishing light fixtures. Even refrigerators and ovens should be cleaned and look appealing. For one homeowner, while everything looked neat, one peek inside the oven killed any potential sale. It looked like a war had been waged there, and made a sight that couldn’t be unseen. Avoid that mistake by cleaning everything, everywhere, thoroughly. Make windows and light fixtures sparkle, and touch up paint dings and smudges. Really motivated to sell? Have the house painted inside in one neutral color. Fresh paint has a smell that registers as clean and fresh to buyers, and helps them envision living there. REPAIRS Give your home a head start by hiring an inspector before the sale. This enables you to find problems before a potential buyer does. Plus, having a list of corrections that were made in advance of the sale makes a positive impression that the house is in good shape. Look at areas of use, such as door handles. Ensure that all the doors, including garage doors, are oiled and are squeak-free. MORE THAN SUPERFICIAL Think home buyers won’t look in drawers and under the sink? Think again. Go through cabinets and closets, and pare down. Throw out excess, and keep all closets, cabinets and drawers orderly. One rule of thumb is to remove 30 percent of everything you have to create more visual space. This means having closet rods that aren’t packed full and bending in the middle. Clear off countertops in the kitchen and bathroom, and make as much clear, open space as you can. If decorating isn’t your strong suit, hire a home stager to help you work with what you’ve got before the Realtor sends a photographer to put up photos that will either close or sink the deal. ADD STYLE Nothing can sell a house like curb appeal. It’s like a pretty box with a satin bow: visually inviting. Polish up your home’s look so that the sale isn’t lost at the street. Find small ways to update, like fresh mulch in the front yard beds or a pot of welcoming flowers by the door. Create a welcoming entrance at the foyer, and before long you’ll be putting “sold” sign out front. ©2022 Kathryn Weber. Distributed By Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

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How to Look for a

HOUSE in Another State

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AWESOME BRICK 4/2/2 on huge corner lot. Has been completely remodeled! Workshop, 2 liv areas, lovely kitchen area, walk-in pantry & indoor utility rm. Fenced. Stg bldg.

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