1. Autumn Lawn Care

    Autumn’s cooler weather requires some changes to your lawn care routine. It’s important to keep watering depending on rainfall, but you can water less and less often. A good rule of thumb is 2-3 times per week, but reduce the watering time to ten minutes. Morning is still the best time to water to reduce evaporation and fungal disease. Be sure to not overwater your lawn, which can cause major …Read More

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    How to Make Your Home Inviting

    Creating an inviting and cozy home will be more enjoyable and inviting for both you and your guests. Whether you have just moved in or have lived in your home for a number of years, there are some easy and affordable ways to make your home a place you never want to leave. At IPS Amarillo, we know that purchasing a home in the traditional manner can be impossible for some people, which is why we of…Read More

  3. October Happenings in Amarillo

    October is jam-packed with fun, family-oriented events. Whether it’s an autumn fun run or picking out pumpkins for carving, there’s something to do all month long. Here is a list, compiled by amarillomagonline.com, to add to your calendar. Maxwell’s Pumpkin Farm 12908 S. Bell St. Friday-Sunday, September 21-October 27 Jazztober 1000 S. Polk St. (bring your lawn chairs and refreshments) Octob…Read More

  4. Top Six Tips for Leasing a Home

    If you thought that homeownership was unattainable, then keep reading to learn about the lease-to-purchase program that we offer at IPS Amarillo. We believe that helping people get into a home is not only good for them, but also for our local economy. We offer quality homes in nice neighborhoods to help you see for yourself the benefits that come through owning a home. Continue reading today’s p…Read More

  5. Summer Lawn Care

    It sure has been hot in the Panhandle this summer, and the scorching heat may have you concerned about caring for your lawn. We did some research and got some tips from professional landscapers for best practices for watering during the summer. First, how do you know if your lawn is suffering from heat stress? There are four common ways to tell: If you walk across the grass and you see footprints …Read More

  6. Fun Things to Do in Amarillo

    When you consider purchasing a home, one of the things that you look into is the types of activities and places of entertainment that are available. If you’re considering moving to Amarillo, then you will be glad to know that there is no shortage of fun things to do with your family! Contact IPS Amarillo today to learn how you can make your home in the Yellow Rose of Texas, and let us guide you …Read More

  7. Avoid These Mistakes In a Lease-to-Own Home

    If you have wanted to purchase a home but thought that you could not afford to enter the home buyers’ market, then we hope that you’ll consider a lease-to-purchase home. At IPS Amarillo, we provide the property solutions that you need when you are looking to purchase a home. Continue reading today’s post to learn what mistakes you should avoid, and call IPS Amarillo to learn about our availa…Read More

  8. Why is it Important to Hire a Property Solutions Company?

    Leasing your home to make some extra income sounds like a really good idea, until you begin to factor in all the work that you will need to do to manage the property, take care of repairs, and many other necessities. In today’s post, we’ll take a look at some of the tasks that property solutions companies can take care of for you so that you can focus on what you really enjoy. If you have cons…Read More

  9. Understanding The Mortgage For A Rent-To-Own Home

    A rent-to-own agreement is a great option for those with bad credit, a lower income, or those who have little to no down payment. This option can also help those who want to buy a home, but want to test out a neighborhood before committing to the investment. Entering a rent-to-own agreement means you will pay rent monthly, with a portion of the rent going towards a down payment for the home. At th…Read More

  10. 4 Rules For A Lease With Purchase Option Agreement

    Many people wish to buy a home, but some do not have the down payment needed or are unable to secure a mortgage. A lease with purchase option provides these buyers with time to work on credit issues and save money for a down payment. Renters can do this while living in the house they potentially want to buy. The rules of leasing to own properties govern both the owner and the renter. Read on to le…Read More