Resources

Resources 2015-04-16T02:47:28+00:00

Forms

All the real estate legal forms you’ll ever need.

Transaction Guide

All the basics about real estate transactions. Contract basics, what costs each party normally pays, typical contract terms, timelines, and much more. Essential if you plan to represent yourself in a transaction.

Neighborhood Information Links

Greatschools.org Gives ratings and detailed information about schools & school districts.

DFW Info. This website will give you very detailed information and statistics (including information that is illegal for an agent to give you) from the 2000 census for the area around any address you enter. The information is available for the DFW Metroplex and surrounding counties at the neighborhood level, and at the zip code level for all of Texas.

Compare 2 Cities You select any 2 cities in the USA and get a comparison of various characteristics of interest of the cities, including Demographics, Income and Jobs, Ethnicity, Education, Climate, Crime Statistics, and Property Values.

US Census Bureau. To get information for anywhere in the USA instead of only Texas, you can use the Census Bureau.

County Tax Appraisal District Information Websites

Look up tax appraisal value; property tax amount; owner name; date of last transfer; square footage; lot size; structure dimensions; year built; subdivision name; and much more for just about any property in Texas.

DFW: Dallas Central Appraisal District

DFW: Collin County Appraisal District

DFW: Tarrant County Appraisal District

DFW: Denton County

Houston: Harris County

Austin: Travis County

San Antonio: Bexar County

Link with links to all county tax appraisal districts in Texas

Real Estate Dictionary

Articles

Browse interesting real estate articles. Topics including legal and political issues, changes occurring in the real estate industry, the recent mortgage meltdown, economic issues, and more.

Site Map

Links

Links to useful real estate industry and information websites.