Buying

July 15, 2020

Making a Move During a Pandemic

Spring and summer are typically the most popular seasons for to buying and selling homes, but 2020 had other plans! While the real estate market in Northwest Houston continues to pick up, many families are still wondering if it’s safe to make a move during a global pandemic. Luckily, The Lippincott Team can help facilitate a smooth transaction and move for you! With or without COVID-19, we always put cleanliness and health at the forefront for both our team and our clients. Rest assured, we’re taking all state mandated safety precautions seriously and encouraging both our buyers and our sellers to do the same. If you’re thinking about moving this summer, a few tips can help keep you and your […]
February 26, 2020

5 Benefits to Using a Realtor® in 2020

“Do I really need to hire a Realtor®?” “What do they actually do, besides showing homes and arranging paperwork?” If you’ve ever found yourself wondering why it’s truly a benefit to use a Realtor®, you’re not alone! When you hire The Lippincott Team, you can expect to have an easier, smoother transaction and access to the market in Northwest Houston that will be essential to ensuring a positive experience! Check out these 5 benefits to using The Lippincott Team, instead of trying to buy or sell a home on your own. We Have Expert Market Expertise We’re real estate leaders in the Northwest Houston area, and we pride ourselves on our extensive market knowledge. We constantly track past, current, and […]
October 7, 2019

Interest Rate trends in 2019

The Lippincott Team has been busy all summer long, and we’re continuing to work hard for our wonderful clients as we transition into a bustling fall season. If you’re looking to finance a new home or refinance your current home, now may be the perfect time. Here’s why: mortgage rates recorded their lowest monthly average in over three years last month! According to three top industry forecasts, the trend toward low mortgage rates and increased housing construction will continue for the remainder of 2019 and into 2020. Great news, right? To help put this into perspective for our buyers, we’ve compared current rates to rates from just one year ago. Mortgage rates are currently about 1.25 percentage points lower – […]
June 20, 2019

Answering 5 FAQ’s from First-Time Homebuyers

The whole homebuying experience can feel overwhelming – especially if this is your very first purchase! These are the top five questions we hear from first-timers in Houston. 1. “Which loan program is best?”The FHA (Federal Housing Administration) loan program was actually made for first-time buyers. You may have heard a 20% down payment is required to buy a home – not true! Here are some of the big benefits with the FHA program Only 3.5% down payment required Credit scores as low as 580 may qualify Condos and multi-unit properties are eligible It’s a good idea to get pre-approved for your loan before you start looking for a house. That way, when you find the right one, you’re not […]
March 28, 2019

We’re Seeing Red in 2019!

Move over, “Orange is the New Black” … red is officially the new green for The Lippincott Team! This month, we announced our biggest change yet: we’ve officially moved from Better Homes and Gardens Gary Greene to our new broker, Keller Williams Platinum! We are so grateful for the time we spent with Better Homes and Gardens Gary Greene and will continue holding the great people there in the highest regard, but we are so excited for our future with Keller Williams Platinum! We look forward to taking all of our amazing families, friends, and clients on this new journey with us. Keller Williams Platinum in Northwest Houston serves as the real estate broker for more than 242 real estate […]
March 28, 2019

Living the Dream: The Lippincott Team and American Dream TV

You’ve probably seen some expertly produced clips being shared on our social media pages recently. Maybe you’re wondering exactly who The American Dream is, what they’re about and how The Lippincott Team got involved with The American Dream. Read on…
January 17, 2019

New Year, New Home!

Happy New Year! As we welcome 2019, most of us begin to think about goals we’d like to achieve in the new year.
November 1, 2018

Buying Your First Home: A Beginner’s Guide

Are you looking into buying your first home? Congratulations! If you’re ready to put down some roots in Cypress,
November 1, 2018

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Getting Settled Into Your New Home

Have you ever lived in a neighborhood where you never really knew the people living on the other side of the fence?
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