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  • Everything You Need to Know About Texas Property Tax Exemptions for Seniors

    19th December 2022

    Everything You Need to Know About Texas Property Tax Exemptions for Seniors

    Homeowners who are 65 and older qualify for the Texas property tax exemptions for seniors. The tax exemption can differ for everyone depending on when you apply. Read on to find out more.

  • Learn More About Texas Property Tax Relief

    19th December 2022

    Learn More About Texas Property Tax Relief

    Texas offers various tax exemptions to those that qualify. The new Texas property tax reductions aim to take it further and provide relief to hard-working Texans. Read below to learn more.

  • What Is the Relevance of an Estoppel Certificate in Real Estate?

    16th November 2022

    What Is the Relevance of an Estoppel Certificate in Real Estate?

    An estoppel certificate is a legal document used during the transfer of ownership in real estate and includes information like outstanding fees, amendments, due rent, etc.

  • A Comprehensive Guide on How to Do a Title Search On Property in TX

    28th October 2022

    A Comprehensive Guide on How to Do a Title Search On Property in TX

    No more worrying when you’re lending or buying property. With a quick title search on the property, you can dispel all your doubts and concerns. And, if you need help, CertSimple is here for you.

  • The CertSimple Examiner October 2022

    5th October 2022

    The CertSimple Examiner October 2022

    Please take a look at the PDF of our October 2022 Newsletter. We hope you find it informative and fun!

  • Understanding Homeowners Rights Against HOA in Resolving Disputes

    29th September 2022

    Understanding Homeowners Rights Against HOA in Resolving Disputes

    HOA regulations are meant to protect and maintain the values of the community and its properties. However, these policies often lead to disputes. You should understand your rights as a homeowner.

  • Condo Vs. Townhouse vs. Apartment | Differences in Residential Units

    29th September 2022

    Condo Vs. Townhouse vs. Apartment | Differences in Residential Units

    There are many types of residential houses, from townhouses, condos, and duplexes to freestanding homes. Knowing the differences in these properties is important in making investment decisions.

  • Understanding Austin Real Estate Market Trends

    15th July 2022

    Understanding Austin Real Estate Market Trends

    Austin's real estate market is among the hottest in the country, and if you want to keep up, you need the real estate closing professionals at CertSimple to help you get there.

  • More than Just Fireworks

    1st July 2022

    More than Just Fireworks

    First Week in July Spells Danger for Some Property Owners

  • How to Find Out About a Lien on Property

    1st June 2022

    How to Find Out About a Lien on Property

    If you are considering purchasing a property, finding all the liens attached to the property is essential to prevent future challenges. A lien allows the creditor to have a legal claim to an asset.

  • Why Should I Get A Municipal Lien Search?

    1st June 2022

    Why Should I Get A Municipal Lien Search?

    Efficient, accurate, and effortless real estate closing solutions help you in closing the deal in no time. A thorough lien search can save you from future obligations due to unrecorded liens.

  • What Is a Lien on a House? For How Long Does It Stay?

    31st May 2022

    What Is a Lien on a House? For How Long Does It Stay?

    Understanding the nature of a property lien can help you figure out how you can remove it from yours. We’ll answer all the major questions about removing a lien from your house in this article.

  • What Are HOA Fees? A Comprehensive Overview

    31st May 2022

    What Are HOA Fees? A Comprehensive Overview

    What are HOA fees? If you’re asking this, you’ve probably bought a house in an area managed by a homeowner’s association. This article will help you understand how this fee works.

  • Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

    1st May 2022

    Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

    If you are planning to buy your first home, remember to keep an eye on this checklist. Check your financial standing and choose the right house with our help!

  • Everything You Need to Know about a Legal Description

    20th April 2022

    Everything You Need to Know about a Legal Description

    CertSimple is a specialized company, family-owned, providing Property tax & HOA certificates and other documents for real estate transactions, ready to explain to clients the importance of a legal description.

  • 2021 Best Places to Buy a House in Dallas

    1st April 2022

    2021 Best Places to Buy a House in Dallas

    CertSimple is a family-owned company specializing in producing property tax & HOA certificates and other documents needed in real estate deals, always up to date with Dallas housing market trends and changes.