2018 Historic Church Tour – 1st United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church of Fort Worth now has over 11,000 members, making it Fort Worth’s largest congregation and one of the few big churches to still be thriving in the downtown area. On May 3, 1922 The first radio broadcast of a church sermon on WBAP prompted J. Frank Norris, the head pastor at...

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T&P Lofts Kitchen Condo Remodel

The center of our condo kitchen renovation was the kitchen. When the developer converted this historic 1931 office building in 2005 they were early in the downtown condo market in Fort Worth. Understandably they made nice units with builder grade finishes that appealed to buyers at that time. As values in the Texas & Pacific...

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Moving To Fort Worth?

Before you move to Fort Worth If you’ve been thinking of making the move to Fort Worth, then you’re in good company. The space of Dallas Fort Worth currently adds around 200 new residents every day, which means that it’s one of the most popular home destinations in the US. Not only is Fort Worth...

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How Much Savings Is My Texas Homestead Exemption?

Homestead Exemption in Texas

How a Homestead Exemption Works If your home’s tax appraised value comes in at $100,000, and you qualify for a $25,000 exemption (this is the amount mandated for school districts), you will pay school taxes on your home as if it the tax appraised value were only $75,000. A homestead exemption also protects a surviving spouse if the other homeowner spouse...

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