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PREFERRED LENDERS

Your Best Mortgage Solutions – Patty Newby – NMLS# 268552 State Lic: TX# 194741 – Whether you are a first time home buyer, are seeking a jumbo loan, construction loan, or want to refinance your current Dallas mortgage, Home Source Mortgage is your best choice. We are a full service mortgage banker offering expertise in every area of mortgage lending.
Because sorting through the variety of mortgage choices can be overwhelming, we consider your specific situation and work hands-on to find the best loan to meet your needs.

Standard, cookie-cutter solutions are not always suitable. We offer diverse mortgage programs with competitive rates. Some programs, include fixed interest rate and adjustable-rate loans in addition to unique solutions.

Benchmark Mortgage – James Hoglen – MNLS# 211689 State License Ark-La-Tex #2143 Core Values Based Lending. I owe my successes to a service model based on the Benchmark Core Values. We pride ourselves on providing personal service, competitive rates, and efficient loan processing. Benchmark was founded on the principle of customer focus with service that exceeds expectations.
Goldwater Bank – Lance Fulenwider – MNLS#318958 – He has worked in the mortgage industry since 1996. He understands how to identify a mortgage program customized for each buyer’s unique needs. Lance has expertise with the ins and outs of the entire mortgage process and is committed to providing each customer and business partner with the highest level of service and professionalism. Lance’s dedication to excellence and high standards of customer satisfaction make the mortgage process pleasant and easy for everyone involved. Let Lance Fulenwider provide you with outstanding service and individualized options. Whether you are refinancing your current home or looking to purchase a new one and achieve the American dream of homeownership, Lance Fulenwider can help you today!
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SCHOOLS

McKinney School – McKinney Independent School System
CollinCollege – Information on Collin College
Wylie School – Wylie Independent School System
Little Elms Schools – Little Elm Independent School System
Allen Schools – Allen Independent School System
Dallas School – Dallas Independent School System
School Information – free school profiles
Frisco School – Frisco Independent School System, covering Frisco, North Plano, West McKinney.
Plano Schools – Plano Independent School System
Richardson Schools – Richardson Independent School System
Lewisville School – Lewisville Independent School System, covering Lewisville, Flower Mound, The Colony, Highland Village and North Carrollton.
State Dept. of Education – school reports, statistics, demographics….

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INSPECTORS

Stafford Inspections – Buying a home is one of the biggest investments you will make in your lifetime and it’s important to know what you are getting into. You should learn as much as you can about the condition of the property before you buy so that you can avoid costly, or unexpected repairs afterward. In the business since 1984, trained 100’s of inspectors, performed over 12,000 inspections and is bilingual in both English and Spanish. Don Stafford is a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors and adheres to their standards of practice and code of ethics.

DFW Premier Home Inspections – Offers an honest, reliable, and dedicated service to our clients. Buying a home can be one of the most stressful times in your life; by having an experienced inspector provide a high-quality visual inspection of your property helps you feel confident about making the decision in buying your home. We report visual defects and try to isolate areas of the home that are deficient and safety issues. This is important as the defects we identify can cost you money to repair, as well as alert you of any potential structural and functional problems.
Burgess Home Inspection – is a leading provider of Real Estate Property Inspection Services. Founded in 1969, the company is one of the largest home inspection and commercial inspection firms in the Southwest and have performed more than 180,000 inspections. In the almost 50 years that Burgess has been doing residential and commercial inspections, we have earned the reputation of performing quality inspections with consistency on every property. We provide a professional, comprehensive inspection and the very highest in customer service.

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SERVICE PROVIDERS

Janet Pool Blinds – At Janet Pool Blinds we create custom made blinds and window treatments. We bring the factory to you. We meet with you at your location to insure that you will have professional fit, custom color, and quality installation from our top of the line products.

A Master’s Touch – Auto Paint & Body shop. Insurance claims & custom work. Located at 2343 Merrell Road Suite 302, Dallas, TX 75229 (972) 243-6557 ask for Gilbert (owner)

Total Texas Roofing – Over 10 Years’ Experience in DFW and an A+ RATING with BBB

Black Tie Movers – Luxury moving service at cost-effective pricing.
BC Renovations DFW – Full service remodeling with an eye for design including paint, sheetrock, flooring, carpentry, granite and more.

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NEW HOME BUILDERS

Ashton Woods
Beazer Homes
CalAtlantic Homes
Coventry Homes
Darling Homes
David Weekley Homes
DR Horton
Gehan Homes
Highland Homes
History Maker
Huntington Homes
K Hovnanian Homes
Lennar
Megatel Homes
Meritage Homes
New Home Builders
Perry Homes
Saratoga Homes
Shaddock Homes
Toll Brothers
Plantation Homes

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CITY INFORMATION

City of Allen – Information on the City of Allen
City of Celina – Information on the City of Celina
City of Dallas – Information on the City of Dallas
City of Frisco – Information on the City of Frisco
City of Little Elm – Information on the City of Little Elm
City of McKinney – Information on the City of McKinney
City of Plano – Information on the City of Plano
City of Prosper – Information on the City of Prosper
City of Richardson – Information on the City of Richardson
City of Rowlett – Information on the City of Rowlett
City of Sachse – Information on the City of Sachse
City of The Colony – Information on the City of The Colony
City of Wylie – Information on the City of Wylie

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HOME WARRANTY COMPANY

2-10
American Home Shield
Choice Home Warranty
Everything Residential
First American
Home Warranty of America
Nations Residential Service
Old Republic
One Guard

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LOCAL WEATHER

Local Weather – forecasts, weather patterns, radars….

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MAPS

Google Maps – Provides directions, interactive maps, and satellite/aerial imagery of many countries. Can also search by keyword such as type of business.
Mapquest – maps, driving directions, road trip planner…

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National Weather – find weather info anywhere in the US
Official City Sites – find area info sites across the world!
US State Departments of Education – see the list of all 50 states
USPS’ Movers Guide – help for planning and executing your move

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UTILITIES

Power to Choose – Compare plans and prices for all electric companies
AT&T
AtmosEnergy
CoServe
Direct TV
Dish Network
Frontier
Time Warner Cable
TXU Electric & Gas
Reliant Energy

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