San Antonio

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Real Estate Terms-Defined!

Buying or selling a home can be complicated enough on its own, but throw in some real estate abbreviations and lingo and it can really get confusing! Below are some common ones that I get asked about regularly. Do you have some that aren’t on this list that are throwing you for a loop? Just … Continue reading

Neighborhood Snapshots: Fair Oaks Ranch

In this edition of Neighborhood Snapshots I’m taking a hop across San Antonio down IH10 to Fair Oaks Ranch! The city of Fair Oaks Ranch had humble begginings back in the 1930’s when several pieces of land were purchased by Ralph Fair Sr. for his racehorse operation, also sharing space with a granary and dairy. Mr. … Continue reading

Spring Cleaning Tips!

If you’re like most people, your home is one of, if not THE largest investment you’ll ever make. So, protecting its value is key! Homeowners always want to know what they can do to ensure that their homes fetch top dollar when they’re ready to sell. The answer is simple. Performing regular maintenance on a … Continue reading

Neighborhood Snapshots: Alamo Heights

Alamo Heights is a municipality located in the heart of San Antonio loved by its over 7000 residents. A city rich in history, Alamo Heights was incorporated in 1922 and had its own home rule charter by 1954. It is surrounded on all sides by San Antonio but packs an impressive amount of conveniences within … Continue reading

Neighborhood Snapshots: Hollywood Park & Hill Country Village

One of the most lovely and relaxing areas of San Antonio in my opinion is in Hollywood Park and Hill Country Village. With the mature oaks and tree lined streets filled with white tail deer it’s hard not to feel like you’ve left San Antonio when you drive down Voigt or Tower Drive. This area … Continue reading

Neighborhood Snapshots: Stone Oak

There are so many great areas of San Antonio to live in and although they all fall under the umbrella of “The Alamo Area” they can be very diverse in their offerings of homes, conveniences and history. To kick off this new little segment I’m going to focus on Stone Oak in North Central San Antonio. … Continue reading

This Month in Real Estate: December 2011 Market Update

  Becky Aranibar http://www.beckyaranibar.com beckyaranibar@kw.com 210.273.0043 (Office) Keller Williams 10999 IH-10 West #175 San Antonio, TX 78230 December 2011 Market Update One of the key drivers of homes sales, the employment rate, is beginning to show promising signs of a turnaround. The four-week average for jobless claims, as of November 19, was 394,250, a drop of … Continue reading

Top 5 Christmas Light Displays in San Antonio

Break out the hot chocolate and scarfs, it’s the perfect time of year to enjoy the twinkling sparkle of Christmas lights! From young to old everyone appreciates seeing the festively decorated homes with thousands of lights, talking Santas and dancing reindeer. Lucky for us San Antonio dwellers we have some great places locally that make … Continue reading