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HOMES FOR SALE IN MIRA VISTA

Beauty, Update Fort Worth

Fresh Homes, Fresh Prices in Fort Worth

03/24/2016
6558 Saucon Valley Drive 76132, Mira Vista, John Zimmerman, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Fort Worth-sitting

6558 Saucon Valley Drive | Mira Vista Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

The competitive spring market always brings out great values in fabulous homes in sought-after neighborhoods. Expert agents at Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty sell 35 percent of their listings in-house—proof that their powerful network connects people and properties throughout North Texas. Here are four with new prices.

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Great Homes, Great New Prices Across Tarrant County

03/15/2016
2210 Cedar Elm Terrace 76262, Westlake, Jeff Watson, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Dallas Fort Worth-pool

2210 Cedar Elm Terrace | Vaquero | Westlake. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Now is a great time to find exceptional value on homes in desirable neighborhoods overflowing with parks, walking trails, ballfields and highly rated schools. Smart sellers are reducing prices to attract buyers at the height of the spring rush.

The homes below have been recently reduced in price, making them a great value.

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Beauty, Update Fort Worth

Seven Tips for Smart Staging When You List

03/01/2016
4609 Palencia Drive Fort Worth 76126, Montserrat, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Fort Worth-sitting

4609 Palencia Drive | Montserrat. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

According to a survey conducted by the International Association of Home Staging Professionals and StagedHomes.com, 95 percent of ASP staged homes sell in 11 days or less on average. They also sell for 17 percent more, proving the staging process is a key ingredient to achieving not only the sale of your home, but getting the best price.

Here are seven expert tips for getting your home ready:

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Low Interest Rates Benefit Buyers and Sellers in Fort Worth

02/01/2016
14 Valley Ridge Road 76107, Westover Hills, John Zimmerman, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Dallas Fort Worth-exterior

The home at 14 Valley Ridge Road is in Westover Hills. Drive Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Global forces impacting the market in China and the Middle East are creating a positive result for buyers looking to borrow.

“Despite the small uptick in rates introduced by the Fed in December, rates are actually dipping because of what’s happening in China and the oil industry,” says Jonathan Doddridge, Loan Originator at Ascent Home Lending. “The cost of buying now versus one month ago is actually a half-point lower. Money is cheaper now than it was 30 days ago.”

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Newly Listed in the New Year – Fort Worth

01/19/2016
4225 Ridgehaven Road 76116, Ridglea, Zareen Khan, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Fort Worth-fireplace

Throughout North Texas, homes, especially those that are well kept and are located in established neighborhoods, are selling quickly. This home is at 4225 Ridgehaven Road.

Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

It’s the perfect time to buy a home in Fort Worth.

Economic expansion throughout North Texas has lasted 78 months, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. As a result, North Texas leads the nation in home price gains, up 11 percent in 2015, say analysts at CoreLogic Inc. Those gains are twice the 10-year average home price increase in DFW.

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