• Eco-Friendly Ways to Save Money at Home

      Eco-Friendly Ways to Save Money at Home There are many eco-friendly ways to save money at home. Minteer Real Estate Team has listed some of our preferred ways below. HEAT & COOL EFFICIENTLY Use a programmable thermostat.  In the summer, raise the thermostat two degrees.  In the winter, lower it two degrees.  Change the air filter regularly.   SWITCH TO Continue reading...

    • 1733 Chase Oaks | Open House Sunday Nov. 16th

      1733 Chase Oaks | Open House Sunday Nov. 16th Open House: Sunday November 16, 2008 (1:00-3:00 PM) Minteer Real Estate Team will be hosting an open house on Sunday November 16 from 1:00-3:00 pm to showcase 1733 Chase Oaks Drive, a beautiful Keller home! Listing Price: $254,900 Beautiful home on landscaped lot with swimming pool!  Price recently reduced!  Best value Continue reading...

    • Grapefest 2008! (9/11/08-9/14/08)

      Grapefest 2008! Grapefest 2008 is right around the corner! We hope you're as excited as our team is! Join us in Grapevine's biggest festival of the year to celebrate our local community. Grab the family and a glass of wine and come on down! Don’t have plans for the weekend? Perfect! Check out the 22nd Annual Grapefest in Grapevine.  There Continue reading...

    • Home Investment Pays Off When Selling

      Make Your Home Investment Pay Off A home investment may seem like an expense that's unnecessary when trying to sell. To recoup remodeling expenses when selling your home, HGTV suggests visiting open houses and new home communities to find your neighborhood standards.  When you’re ready to remodel, they’ve done the research and have Continue reading...

    • Suburbs in DFW Rank in The Top 50 Texas Cities

      How the DFW Suburbs Rank The suburbs in DFW are definitely prime real estate. Quiet neighborhoods outline the busy downtown areas, so residents can enjoy a quiet night at home or easily hop downtown for quick access to entertainment. Every year, D Magazine ranks cities and publishes the list in their magazine.  They Continue reading...

    • June 2008 | MLS Activity Report for DFW

      June 2008 MLS Activity Report Showing Activity From: January - June 2008 Single Family Residences MLS activity Northeast Tarranty County: *************************************************************************** Surrounding Areas:   If you are considering buying or selling a home in the DFW area, make sure you are educated about the housing market! Take a look at the blog for all of our resources or call Minteer Real Continue reading...

    • Sun Safety Tips for the Summer | Minteer Real Estate Team

      Stay Safe in the Sun this Summer Summer is a great time of year with vacations, picnics, swimming, bike riding and other sports.  With all that fun, it’s easy to forget about safety.  Although the sun is bright, warm and comforting, it is also damaging.  Too much exposure can cause heat exhaustion or heat stroke, eye damage or cataracts and Continue reading...

    • Age Appropriate Home Improvements

      Age Appropriate Home Improvements Homes age just like humans do. Homes built in different decades require different age appropriate home improvements. Depending on your neighborhood and the age of your home, certain home improvements can make your home sell faster.  MSN Real Estate put out an article on giving your home the right makeover for its age. For instance:   ‘60s Continue reading...

    • May 2008 | MLS Activity Report for DFW

      May 2008 | MLS Activity Report Showing Activity From: January - May 2008 Single Family Residences MLS Activity  Northeast Tarrant County: *************************************************************************** Surrounding Areas:   If you are thinking about buying a home or putting a home on the market make sure you are educated about the housing market in your area! Call us today if you have any question Continue reading...

    • Open Houses! | Southlake, Colleyville & Keller

      Don't Miss these Open Houses in Southlake, Colleyville, & Keller Minteer Real Estate Team is hosting three open houses this Sunday, June 22nd! These homes can't be missed! 1. Sunday, June 22nd – 2-5 PM   Address: 409 Marshall Road, Southlake, Kirkwood Hollow Listing Price: $918,900 Description: Magnificent custom 6/4.2/4 with back yard oasis! Over 5,800 sf of awesome amenities! Continue reading...

    • Get the Most Out of Your Yard!

      Get the Most Out of Your Yard! The warm summer months are upon us, and whether you’re selling your home and creating curb appeal for that special buyer, or loving your home and creating a relaxing outdoor getaway, here are some tips to get the most out of your yard. Maintenance:  Clean the gutters, wash the windows, repair or replace Continue reading...

    • Staging Secrets to Know Before Selling

      Home Staging Secrets Home staging secrets could be the key to selling your home by making it look like a million bucks!  HGTV has offered 13 staging secrets used by the pros to make your home picture perfect.  Some of the secrets include: Making an entrance: You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Conquering clutter:  If Continue reading...

    • Stay Safe in the Water This Summer!

      Stay Safe in the Water This Summer! It’s that time of year!  Texans love to beat the summer heat in the water.  Whether you’re taking a dip in your home pool, splashing at the local water park or cruising on the lake, follow these steps stay as safe as possible. Never leave children unattended.  Practice “reach supervision” and stay within Continue reading...

    • Repairs to Complete Before Selling Your Home!

      Home Repairs to Complete Before Selling Preparing to sell your home?  There are important things to do like cleaning, decluttering and repairing. Not sure what home repairs to complete?  Realtor.com put out a great article today on ten things you must repair before selling your home. These simple fixes can help increase the value of your home before selling to ensure Continue reading...

    • DFW Ranked in Top 10 Recession-Proof Cities!

      DFW Ranked in Top 10 Recession-Proof Cities! DFW ranked in the top 10 recession proof cities! In a recent article, Forbes.com set out to find which cities in the United States could stand the test of a recession and come out victorious. Forbes examined unemployment rates, job growth, trade, transportation and other data for the country’s 50 largest metro areas Continue reading...