Monthly Archives: October 2011

Using a Residential Home Inspector When Buying a New Home

For homebuyers, and particularly first-time purchasers, the hiring of a home inspector before closing escrow and the sale is critical. Too often home-builders are pushing escrow closings to get the sales finalized and move onto the next units in the development phase. Unfortunately, errors are frequently made that should be fixed before turning the keys [...]

Rio South Texas Enjoys Job Growth

Throughout the recession, Texas has made news for its ability to create jobs. While most people are aware that Texas enjoys the benefit of being home to many companies involved in the oil and power industry, less known is the state’s robust customer service industry, particularly the communities that make up the growing Rio South [...]