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Executive Insights

By Roy Nash, President and CEO This past year will certainly go down in history as a most unusual one with the pandemic and all.  And for the housing industry, the answer is very clear – where we live has never been more important!  People have certainly spent more time at home then ever before. …

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Board Chair’s Message

By Delfina Velasquez, NeighborWorks Waco’s Board Chair As we have received notice from our State’s Governor to reopen business at 100%, we remain cautious, focused on safely opening our office doors to in-person meetings. Many of us miss the interactive gatherings of before. Though many people have chosen to be vaccinated, we also are aware that…

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Shop with a Smile

Amazon dominated the online shopping space long before COVID-19, but shelter-in-place and work from home orders have increased online shopping exponentially. Many households are buying necessities online and having items delivered right to their door, but online shopping can be a drag for those who love supporting their local businesses.             Amazon Smile is one…

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Beautifully Built

NeighborWorks Waco builds incredibly beautiful homes across the Greater Central Texas area. We can build to suit your needs and we sometimes build homes with no preplanned purchaser. Recently, we completed a sustainably and beautifully built 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, home with a 2 car garage. This was our first time to build within the…

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Virtual Education Resources

Enduring the global COVID-19 pandemic has forced many of us into new ways of conducting business. Webinars and virtual meetings have all but replaced in-person gatherings and conference calls. There are odd moments when watching a movie where I struggle to recognize what looks so strange about the people, only to realize that they’re not…

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The Value of Home

Much is being made of the current price of lumber. Building homes has becoming increasingly more expensive throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. A variety of headwinds, including but not limited to trade tariffs, decreased production, destructive wildfires, and more have all lead to rampant increases in the real estate market. But 2020 isn’t the only year…

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Staff Spotlight: Chris Richter

NeighborWorks Waco is proud to introduce to you our newest staff member and Maintenance Specialist, Chris Richter! Chris is a Central Texas native with a successful history in the home-building and remodeling industry. For years, Chris has been sought after for his talent with construction projects, remodeling, and especially painting! In fact, as a painter,…

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Message from the Board Chair

This past year has been a challenge for everyone. We have learned how to communicate differently through the computer and other media, such as zoom, since we are not allow to congregate in large social groups. We have come to understand the term “essential workers” as important personnel, 1st responders, doctors, nurses, school teachers and…

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Executive Insights

Belmont Village is now opening! We are very pleased to report that the first of our new duplexes are coming on line in our new Belmont Village subdivision, which is located a block behind the HEB on Valley Mills Drive very near Interstate Highway 35.  This has been a very large and strategic undertaking for…

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