Getting pre-approved before going House Hunting in the Greater Houston area

If you don't consider getting pre-approved before going house hunting in the Greater Houston and surrounding areas, then consider it as if you are going shopping without your wallet!
getting pre-approved househunting houston

By getting a pre-approval before starting your house search in Greater Houston Area, you will be able to determine the following : 
  • How much you can qualify for.
  • How much of a monthly mortgage payment you feel comfortable with.
  • Type of Loan you are qualified and estimated down payment (FHA, CONV, VA…)
  • Estimated closing costs.
  • Estimated funds need it to set up escrow.
  • If you qualify for any type of down payment assistance if need it and available.
  • Credit status or repair if need it.

In Greater Houston Area Real Estate Market there is a lot of investors and cash offers. Your offer will appear stronger with a pre-approval letter attached to it.

The worst thing that could happen is that you fall in love with a house for sale and you lose your chance because another pre-approved buyer submitted an offer for that house before you could get an approval. In Greater Houston area market you need to be prepared and ready to submit an offer if you find the house for sale of your dreams. Greater Houston area  Real Estate Market moves very fast and you have to be prepared to go with it.


the woodlands 4th of July Parade

Come and join The Woodlands parade to celebrate the 4th of July!

According to the schedule posted, the 1.3mile parade starts at 9:00am and ends at 10:30. It begins and ends at the Woodlands United Methodist Church.

The Woodlands loves celebration and the 4th of July is no exception. This parade is a great entertainment for kids and adults of all ages. Restrooms will be available in strategic locations and a tent will be setup for the physically challenged and senior citizen in front of The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion.

The Woodlands 4th of July Parade map

the woodlands 4th of July Parade

Parking options
Some of the free parking designated areas include:
  • The Market Street Parking garage.
  • The Town Center Parking Garage (Six Pines Dr. and Lake Robins Dr.) and,
  • The Blue, Yellow and Orange lots of Timberloch Place.
Paid Parking is available at 24 Waterway parking garage (Lake Robbins Dr.)

the woodlands 4th of July ParadeHandicap Parking available at:
  • The South Country Library Parking (Lake Robbins Dr.) and,
  • The Gold Lot (surface Parking at the Town Center Parking Garage/the Pavilion)

Don’t miss this tradition that remind us all just what our country stands for and brings together friends, family and neighbors for an old-fashioned, hometown parade through the streets of The Woodlands

Remember, The Woodlands does not allow the sale or use of fireworks and sparklers of any kind.