End-of-Summer Recipe: Zucchini Bread

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips, recipe

Zucchini Bread

If you have a summer garden, then you know how prolific squash and zucchini plants are. Zucchini specifically has a tendency of hiding under its massive leaves until you find them the size of a person’s leg. What to do with these huge vegetables? Grate … Read More

Six Home Design Trends for 2022

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips, Lake Conroe

Six Home Design Trends

With school starting and summer literally still in full swing, we are in that odd time of the year where we are already looking forward to what’s coming next. Our eyes look not only toward the fall but even beyond. Starbucks is releasing their Pumpkin … Read More

Homemade Pear Cobbler Recipe

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips, Lake Conroe

Homemade Pear Cobbler

Pears grow really well in the Lake Conroe area. I have a heavily-laden pear tree in my front yard as we speak. Today I wanted to share my family’s favorite way to enjoy these home-grown fruit, which is homemade Pear Cobbler. Pear Cobbler Filling- 5-6 … Read More

Trending Big in 2021: Barndominiums

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips, Lake Conroe

Trending Big

Barndominiums are increasing in popularity all over the United States, including the Lake Conroe area. In fact several articles state that they are the biggest 2021 trend in home design. Across the pond in Great Britain, barn conversions are also popular. They take an old … Read More

Sun Care: Protecting Your Eyes

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips, Lake Conroe

Protecting Your Eyes

June 27th is National Sunglasses Day. Regardless if you knew about this obscure day, the need to protect your eyes should be celebrated. Eyes are complicated organs that deserve protection from harmful UVA and UVB rays. Let’s look at ways the sun can damage our … Read More

Why Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

Lara DeHavenHomeowner Tips

Pay Off Your Mortgage

Being in real estate, we help people purchase lots, homes, and rental properties all the time. The majority of our clients use a mortgage to buy their homes. Some mortgages are 15 year and some are 30 year terms. Regardless of the length of the … Read More