What is a Title Plant – Part I

Chicago Title granted me access to go behind the scenes and see their title plant in downtown Houston and talk with their employees. That was such an eye opening experience for me. This is part one of a six part series. Stay tuned to the RREA Blog to see more!…

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Houston is the #1 Desination City for U-HAUL AGAIN!

Did you know that Houston is still the #1 Destination City for U-Haul? Gabriel Mendieta and Sperry Hutchinson talk with the host of Houston Real Estate Radio about the Annual U-Haul Migration report that named Houston the most popular destination for people moving in the US. They also talk about…

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Steps to Get a Mortgage in a New Home

What information will the Lender want in order to get you pre-approved for a home loan.... - At least 2 yrs of work history (in the same occupation) - If your self employed, you will need to provide the last 2yrs of W'2 forms (to show proof that taxes were…

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Moving to Houston Video

Check out this video of Ric Campo, the Chairman of Houston First Corporation and CEO of the Camden Property Trust, talking about the benefit Houston receives for being a destination for conventions and events. Houston is a great city full of fun and entertainment and a great place to live…

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Top 4 Most Conjested Traffic Areas in Houston

Andrea French discusses the Top 4 most congested traffic areas in Houston, including the Top 1 – West Loop. Andrea is with TAG Houston. Proposition 1 was passed in 2014 to help widen and improve roadways in the area and will help reduce accidents, truck accidents, and increase lifestyle for…

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Finding Properties Using a Realtor in Houston, Texas

Shannon Register, Broker and Owner of Register Real Estate Advisors and Host of "Houston Real Estate Radio," talks with Chris Childress and Keith Hebert about finding property using a Realtor through the Multiple Listing Service. They also discuss new housing at 290 and the Grand Parkway. When a seller asks…

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Security Training for Real Estate Professionals

Realtors must be cautious these days when showing properties. Hanan Yadin with ISI Training Center is a security expert that trains Realtors. If you're interested in taking one of Hanan's Trec Approved 2 hour MCE Courses please contact him. The two part videos below explain how careful real estate professionals…

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Don’t Get Trapped in a Realtor Vortex

As a buyer or seller, you probably don't know much about Realtors. You know about the market and builders and inventory and houses, but you probably only know about Realtors who send you marketing pieces or you found them online. Here's something you need to know... There are currently about…

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The High Tech Texan & Shannon Register Discuss Home Automation

Michael Garfield, the High Tech Texan, talks home automation and new home technology with Shannon Register on Houston Real Estate Radio at the fall home and garden show. If you have toys from the holidays that you need help with, call into Michael's show for some assistance.

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Homeowner Association Frequently Asked Questions

In this video Shannon and Pam Bailey talk about Home Owner Associations’s and Property Management Company relationships. They talk about what services Management companies should provide different kinds of HOA’s depending on size and amenities. They also discuss the HOA Boards and how they should be trained and educated. Having…

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Advice for People Who Don’t Want to Work with Realtors

My advice, always use a Realtor. People ask me all the time whether they should use a Realtor to purchase a new construction home. YES! Use a Realtor on EVERY real estate transaction! You will never know how many things your Realtor has protected you from in a transaction. You…

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Will Holder, President of Trendmaker Homes of Houston On Air

Will Holder, the President of Trendmaker Homes, went on air with Shannon Register on Houston Real Estate Radio. He has worked in the home building industry for over 30 years. Will started working for Trendmaker in 1993 and became the president in 2006 and led the company to become the…

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