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Welcome to theWordPress by James Mahan, of New Braunfels,!

James Mahan is a finance professional from New Braunfels, Texas. He is an owner and Principal of South Texas Capital Advisors, an asset management firm. Aside from his work in the finance industry, James Mahan also works in real estate on various development projects throughout New Braunfels. Learn more about James by visiting his website and be sure to check out his latest blog posts below!

Latest Blogs by James Mahan, New Braunfels

What Factors Bring Down Property Value?

About 64% of US Citizens own real estate. Many Americans see homeownership as a symbol of the American Dream, but it’s not always the easiest thing. Once you buy your dream home you may find things you didn’t notice before, and these little quirks can actually impact the value of your home. It is important to look…

What If Home Appraisal Comes in Low?

In the last few years, the average value of a home appraisal has risen significantly. From 2013 to 2022, the average rose from $280,000 to $395,000. While this is good news for most homeowners interested in selling their houses, what if a home appraisal comes in low? It’s the moment every homebuyer dreads. You await anxiously with…

Why You Should Use a Real Estate Agent Rather Than Sell Your Home on Your Own

In today’s hyper-competitive real estate market, it may be tempting to forgo a real estate agent and list your home yourself. While a growing number of homeowners are finding success selling on their own, there are many reasons why you should still consider hiring an experienced professional to help market and sell your home. 1.…