The Best Hiking Trails Around Lake Conroe

Exercise, like people, comes in many shapes and sizes. Hiking, or walking, is a terrific way to enjoy the out of doors and exercise at the same time. All within less than a 30 minute drive from Lake Conroe you’ll find hundreds of miles of well marked and maintained hiking trails. These trails wind through […]

A Banner Year For Texas Real Estate

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In the last week the following Texas news headlines set the tone for the coming years in real estate:

Expect Houston real estate to stay in demand 
Home prices in the Houston area rose in the third quarter of 2014 while inventory stayed at historic lows. “Developers are building homes about as fast as […]

When YOU are the Landlord – Do This

Author: Marty Kramer

Everything changed when our landlord and his wife had a baby.

Previously, he came to our rental house often. He spent several summer weekends installing a French drain to address a flooding problem. He repaired a toilet. Painted the exterior. Took down a dead tree.

After the baby arrived, though, our landlord was nowhere […]

New Braunfels Texas is a Huge Water Park!

by: Wayne Stroman CIPS, TRC, President, Stroman Realty, Inc.

New Braunfels, Texas is located between San Antonio and Austin.  It is an old German town where the Wurstfest (Wurstfest Association) is celebrated each fall. The Guadalupe River runs through the city.  It is also the home of the Schlitterbahn Water Park (www.schlitterbahn.com/nb/).

I was there last week […]