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By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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You've You've got to see this great three bedroom, 2.5 bath townhome located one half of a mile from the University!  Imagine the perfect location, just across the street from a middle school and intermediate school,  constables office and numerous parks and then make it just that much more attra...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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   A little known townhouse community is directly across from the University Golf Course and easy walking or biking distance to classes.  Oakwood Intermediate and A&M Consolidated Middle School are quite handy as well to these units.  Not many come up for sale each year, but when they do they eas...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Believe it or not, one of the most fun places in Brazos Valley has become Elm's Orthodontics  with the advent of Dr. Elm's new faculities.  Open just a few months his office features a movie theater, gameroom and chairs that have handheld game systems at each station.Not to neglect the parents, t...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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May the 12th at 9 a.m. is Graduation!  A wonderful time for kids who have worked extremely hard to get their diploma.  Congratulations to all who have achieved it!It isn't a wonderful time for finding a hotel room or driving however.  Watch the roads everyone, expect delays and especially avoid t...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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April 24th the Main Gallery of the George H.W. Bush Museum was closed for renovation.  The project won't be completed until November 9th, 2007.  Though many new and exciting exhibits will be available, some of our favorite will be gone.  One of my favorites, the Air Force One mockup will be gone,...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Pack the coolers, dust off the lawnchairs and head down to Wolf Creek Ampitheather April 21st for their first 2007 concert.  The opening act Wild Horses is a true Texas band, and the main event is a soulful group from Canada that is entitled "Hotel Caloifornia".  They are will sing Eagles songs f...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Meadowcreek is a subdivision south of town off Koppe Bridge Road.  Years ago this was considered the "boonies" and might still be to some.  The homes are built by Main Street Homes and vary in size from 842 square feet ot 2111 square feet.  The community will offer amenities such as a pool, a pla...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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College Station in conjunction with College Station Utilities, is announcing their 5th annual Starlight Series at Wolf Pen Creek Ampitheatre.  Grab your lawnchairs and your coolers (though a new concession stand is opening with hot snacks and cold beverages served) and come join us at the Saturda...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Get the Easter Eggs out and enjoy springtime in Brazos Valley!  The Annual Easter celebration at The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum was a success this year.  It was held Saturday, March 31st and was underwrittn by our College Station Police Department as well.26 years of Easter tradi...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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2006 saw College Station selling a total of 1385 residential units (this includes homes, condos and townhomes, but not multifamily units such as duplexes and apartment complexes).  The most expensive was a brand new build by Marriott Builders, represented by RE/MAX Bryan-College Station, this bui...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Gameday condominiums, a Northgate area project has been put on hold.  Atlanta based Gameday Centers, who have done many college condos before has pulled out.  The project was going to cost a cool $20 million dollars with the efficiency condos selling for up to $350 a square foot for sale.  Gameda...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Well, Bluebonnets aren't the only thing blooming in College Station this month!  The market has really gone into full bloom!  82 listings sold in March with the most expensive being listed for $599K.  It was a patio home in Castlegate that was on the market for 60 days and was 3025 square feet.  ...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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The American Business Woman Organization had their 22nd annual symposium at Pebble Creek Country Club last Saturday, March 24th.  An excellent time was had by all.  Many hours of work go into Symposium planning and execution, and it's all for a good cause.  Money raised is used for scholorships t...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Many people come to our area and wonder how the town got it's name.  Very simply before it was a town, it was a railroad stop.  When Texas A&M first opened in the late 1800's there was no town right near it.  The city of Bryan lurked by, but was considered a den of iniquity that the innocent boys...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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That time of year again, lots of condos and single family housing selling to one of our more active groups, parents of students.  I typically close around 60 properties a year, and about 1/3 of that, or 20 purchases, are student properties.  Having a 23 year old boy, a 16 year old girl and a 13 y...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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This is a reprint of part of an article I wrote for At Home Magazines Special Edition for the Home Builder's Association 2007 Home and Garden Products Show.  Residentially College Station and Bryan both can be expecting quite a bit of grwoth.  One new development, Creek Meadows subdivision, devel...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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One thing has always puzzled me about Bryan/College Station and will, apparently, continue to flumox me for a long time.  That is the unavailability of entertainment venues around the area.  OK, we have a skating rink that is WAY overdue for a remodeling, we have a couple of bowling alleys (one a...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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For this Spring semester at Texas A&M enrollment is up a robust 2%.  That means 826 more students attending, translating into 826 new rooms rented, or 200 plus homes bought, 826 weekly meals out, 826 shiney new rings issued a few years from now and a whole lot of great things coming to College St...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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The month of March has seen some beautiful and affordable homes come on the market in Edelweiss Estates!  Currently there are twelve active listings in this community ranging from 134,900-250,000K.  Call or email to find out about current listings!Here are a few of our current listings:This house...

By Chris Tesch, College Station, Texas Real Estate
(RE/MAX Bryan-College Station)
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Are you looking for an area with convenience to grocery stores, schools, hospitals and restaurants?  Edelweiss might be your answer.  Located in south College Station this area has beautiful green spaces, parks, and abundant trees.  It is right off Rock Prairie Road which is considered the geogra...

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