August 2017

There are 7 blog entries for August 2017.

4406 Uphor Ct
College Station, Texas 77845


Elegant and Gracious!

The intricate masonry design is the first thing you will notice as you pull up to this well-planned brick and stone creation from Blackstone Handcrafted Homes.

You’ll be drawn through the soaring arched entry into a forest of wood floors, with accents of cool tile and scrumptious carpet.

Quality built-ins around every corner include a wine rack and a mud area.

Enjoy socializing in the open kitchen around the luxurious island alighted by crystal clear fixtures.

Decorated with subway tile backsplash set off by contrasting grout, and furnished with stainless appliances, the kitchen is a cook’s delight!

For the discriminating buyer, only a Blackstone

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4404 Uphor Court
College Station, TX 77845

Experience this exquisite two-story jewel that exudes charm and the finest of features…your heart skips a beat when you realize you are surrounded by quality and your eyes glaze over by the graceful amenities Blackstone Handcrafted Homes blends.

Just a few of the amenities and features included in this home are stainless steel double ovens, five burner gas cooktop, large island w/stainless sink and eating bar, walk in pantry, butlers pantry, natural lighting, window seating, soaring ceilings, subway tile showers, low-e picture windows and energy features that give her, the HERS Certification!

Located in the heart of Aggieland you will find your dream home and neighborhood with walking and biking trails,

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3221 Sergeant Dr
(The Barracks)
College Station, TX 77845

A perfect combination of location, amenities, space, luxury and design. Premium corner unit in The Barracks across from the pool.

Exterior accented with stone and wood shutters while the interior is accented with beautifully stained concrete flooring, granite counters and neutral color tones.

Abundant kitchen counter space and eating bar, private laundry area, large walk-in closets, spacious bedrooms and personal baths.

Cozy fenced in backyard to chill and relax.

Amazingly fun atmosphere surrounds you with sand volleyball courts, outdoor fitness station, multiple pools, wake board, dog park and game park.

Also, catch the Texas A&M bus at the shuttle stop.


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2705 Pinehurst
Bryan, Texas 77802

5 Bedrooms / 3.5 Baths / MLS #17011443 / 0.24 Acres / Two Car Detached Garage
Jr Suite with Private Entrance / Built in 1972 / BISD 
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Aggieland Realtors
Cortiers Real Estate of College Station

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 Getting ready to put your house up on the market? Here are the Top 5 remodeling projects to boost your home value!

 Upgrade your Kitchen Cabinets

            This is probably an easily noticeable one. Walking into a kitchen, the cabinets will be one of the first things the future home buyers notice. Here are some refinishing tips to keep in mind if you’re wanting to boost the house value…Add glass door inserts, Install roll-out shelving, Add crown molding, Paint/Spice up the doors

New Garage Door

            This is one most don’t think of, but getting a new garage door will greatly boost your home value. The overall appeal and modest cost make this remodeling project easy and essential. There are several

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This recipe is hands down the Best Homemade Cinnamon Rolls Ever.

The perfect soft, fluffy, gooey cinnamon rolls are right at your fingertips.


  • Dough
    • 1 cup warm milk
    • 1 tablespoon instant dry yeast
    • 2 tablespoons white granulated sugar
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 3 tablespoons salted butter, softened
    • 1 large egg
    • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • Filling
    • ½ cup salted butter, melted
    • 1 cup brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
  • Glaze
    • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
    • ¼ cup salted butter, softened
    • 1 cup powdered sugar
    • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 1 to 2 tablespoons milkInstructions:
  • Combine warm milk, yeast, sugar, salt, butter, eggs, and flour in a bowl with mixer at low
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I know that it may be exciting to finally see the light at the end of the tunnel to close on your new home, but don’t forget to go back to the home to make sure that everything is exactly how you want it! Many things might have changed since the last time you looked at the home and you don't want to be surprised when you close on the house and you're ready to move in and the carpet has been stripped or paint has been splashed on the walls. So just to make sure everyone is one the same page just go sweep through the house!

 Things to do in the final walk through:

  • Check items you purchased with the house are still in tact
  • Ensure that requested repairs have been made
  • Check windows and doors
  • Check for mold and
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