The Hewitt and West Waco areas keeps growing at astonishing rates. A new subdivision is just beginning development in the Midway Independent School District. Called Creekside, it will be located off of Warren Rd. between Ritchie Rd. and Hewitt Dr.Lots will be sold to local builders with a target price range of $200,000 - $400,000 for new homes. The … [Read more...] about New Neighborhood Development in Midway ISD
While the growth along the HWY 84 Corridor that includes neighborhoods such as Hidden Valley, Sunwest Village, Twin Rivers, etc... has been strong for the past 15 years, the traffic light at Speegleville RD has been, to many drivers, a source aggravation.Good news though! TxDOT has plans to install an overpass at that intersection in hopes to … [Read more...] about HWY 84 Corridor Overpass Update
Could it be? The Waco real estate market, too hot? In the last few years, our area has experienced a seller's market that I haven't seen in my career in real estate! Let me put this in perspective, bear with me.In 2013, I decided to sell my house so I did what every seller should do... I interviewed about 2 dozen real estate agents and chose, who I … [Read more...] about Is the Waco Real Estate Market too Hot?
A quick rundown on the Waco real estate market. You know, in case you love numbers as much as I do. We're talking Midway ISD and looking at the previous 12 months (October 1st, 2106 - September 30th, 2017) Subdivision Name Number of Homes Average Price Sendero Springs 74 $186,286 Subdivison off … [Read more...] about Real Estate Update – Midway ISD Neighborhoods
Outdoor livng space has been gaining popularity for the last several years. You'd be surprised how much more buyers are willing to spend for an awesome back yard! If you're selling your home, putting a little time and effort into transforming a patio could net you thousands. Here's a great article from NAR: Buyers want bigger yards … [Read more...] about Back Yards and Outdoor Living
A couple of days ago Iwas browsing the Waco Trib’s website and came across a news story about Midway ISD‘s interest in two parcels of land. About 28 acres off of old Temple Rd and a 56 acre plat off of Ritchie Rd. It appears Midway ISD is planning for future growth by securing land now. The superintendent said the land will be slated for an … [Read more...] about Midway ISD to Build New Schools?
Soooo, I came across an article that was written about cash home sales in different parts of the country and quickly realized that I have NEVER ran similar numbers for our own area! So I did - I can't believe it took me this long to really dive into the "cash" arena of local home sales. Hopefully some of these statistics, you'll find interesting … [Read more...] about Is Cash King? The Low-Down on Cash Homes Sales in the Waco Area
If you're a numbers nerd (like me), then you'll love this! These stats are comprised of data found in our MLS system provided by the Waco Association of Realtors. Wow, it's been a crazy market the past several months (especially in Midway ISD). There seems to be a shortage of good listings. Great houses at good prices are jumping … [Read more...] about Waco Real Estate Update for 2012 Sales