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
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
I know, I know, "curb appeal" has been drilled into our heads over the years. Real estate agents have continually told us over and over that "you have to have great curb appeal" to sell your house.... Well I say, "bunkus!" Don't get me wrong, curb appeal is still important but not like it used to be. With the dawn of a new century (and … [Read more...] about Homes for Sale: It’s NOT About the Curb Appeal! (Anymore)
So you've decided to buy a home or maybe you're relocating to the Waco area. Either way, you'll want to do your research about Waco real estate and the area. Where do you start? I hear ya... searching on the internet can be a daunting task. Forget about the tons of information that's available online, but trying to find RELIABLE information can be … [Read more...] about Researching Waco Real Estate (And More)
As we head into the Spring season, the market usually picks up quite considerably from the winter months. If you're thinking about selling or buying a home, here's some quick stats that should give you a general idea of where the Waco Real Estate is today: There's currently 1392 residential properties on the market today. A … [Read more...] about Waco Real Estate Update
I just got through going through some stats (I'm a stats freak) concerning the market and was really surprised at what I found. Going back the last 90 days (for homes sold) and taking into account which homes are currently under contract, it seems to me that the sweet spot right now is the $60K - $140K price range. That's … [Read more...] about Waco Real Estate and Today
If you've always wanted to live in a 1- 4 acre "neighborhood", then there's more to choose from now in the Waco area! Construction of a new subdivision in Lorena is underway, Ranch Lorena. It's really got a great location (right at the corner of Spring Valley Rd. and Old Lorena Rd). It's just a couple of minutes from Hewitt and Woodway. … [Read more...] about New Homes with Acreage in Lorena ISD