There are numerous ways for a buyer to terminate a contract but they all depend on how your contract was drafted. Hopefully your agent is familiar enough with contracts to give you guidance based on your specific contract terms.... more
You are required to pay two things per the sales contract. One is the earnest money: this is your deposit to the seller while he takes his house off the market to sell to you. Two is the Option Fee: typically the amount is around $50-$150. This Option Fee gives you the Unrestricted right to cancel the contract for whatever reason you want. Time is of the essence because your option period is usually 7-10 days. If you have a home inspection and lets say the roof is falling down. You can cancel the contract and the seller has to refund your earnest money. On top of that the contract protects your earnest money in other ways, like financing or title problems. Call me or email me if you want to discuss the contract and how it works. Its 9 pages but only 8 apply to the house and you(the buyer).... more
Jefferson County will probably not lower our property taxes without a fuss. Individually, you can request that they lower your taxes if you can prove to them that the values in your area have dropped. You might the help of a REALTOR for this. You can go down to the Jefferson County Tax Appraisal District, 4610 4th Street in Beaumont, Texas. Good Luck!... more
I am a buyer/seller in the Beaumont area. I caught wind of a home that is right on the golf course and has a backyard righ toff the fairway. Its a for sale by owner asking 210,000. 2500 sq. ft. two story. If your interested please call me at 409-550-9745... more
Well, my staff and I would certainly like to help you out! I noticed you searched my website (www.shaunroberts.com) earlier in the day. Are you looking for a townhome or condo in Nederland? Feel free to give me a call at 409-350-4914 or my partner Aislinn at 409-782-6202.
I love going to Sam Rayburn! I owned property in Rayburn Country a few years back and wish I would have kept it!... more