The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas on September 22, 1968 · Page 73
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The Brazosport Facts from Freeport, Texas · Page 73

Freeport, Texas
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Sunday, September 22, 1968
Page 73
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IIHA/OS TKHKACI. NO. :i Is (In- latest suMlvKion planned by J. I), Merry *hn has been a imilder aiu! deveiui'-r In the urea lor 1 j years. Tl» built umid Inn "houmjHhiMi of lion subdivision will haveconcrete sire features. Located li> Hie '•>. end liev. MlbdtVlNll i-fi" picture! '•( ft.s, curbs, light >( !• rei'i/iri, race will feature homes In tin- $_'0,OTO range. 'I i Is- being liter. The •-'. ither i/n.s TIT, the v. :IIK| .souih In; o! phiiln; is tlic Highway 288 «xti.'lisliill. Tile llr.i.o: l(i;-r Diversion ''lunn>'l is pn-niri-d in the rnriii-r ' : t!;i- phot i he liixui I', is d.irdcii Vill; j,ro)i-n - .nt.iiM-,- "•• .ipartm mm:; i>o<.l and roveri"! c. ST. i- 1 In i ..••!.r, v, i.;ii hr Our ftttle oltcp u to QMUM the pzopU that tU title to tkea wd U dtM, 6(/ O^IOMJ a title i Title and Guaranty Co. BRAZOSPORT ABSTRACT CO. 1322 BRAZOSPORT BLVD., FREEPORT 233-6323 lii-rr> is also the develi>|ier of s Apartmi'iiis in I- rceixjrt. This nts. Luidsrapfd grounds, swlm- ri'irts. II is loc;ilc«l on Youpoii .i'l Mvt V.'csi 1-ourth Streets. Loons for 100 homes handled There is a "tremendous liianasvi IIIJ-A lor housing nuM- ey," says i-'rcil Frederick, a mortgage lu;ui broker whore- i,urt''il that lie arranged loans !nr jilnjut 100 homes the past :-'"ar. lit- has been serving the lira- ?.osp-.rt area !or the past seven years .uid has an ulllce at </l\ w. hroud. Acrnrdlng to I"red..-rick the majority of the homes hi; lias handled have l>een In Luke Jackson aj>.i Hlchv.O<K!, but he :u!di-d that Angleton is having a rapid growth at the present time. lie said that he wouldn't sa> that the housing industry •A .ib having ,v lug boo:;, but that it v...s Just steadily getting b.-lt«T. .'.!ost u: Die loans that Frederick arranges are K!1A, but he also has set up GI alui Coh- v.rntioual loans tio. Comvn- ::• rial money is present 1;. • pening real .'ast. the broker rL-]iorte.i. \ na'f. FHA program, v.hicli is called "Title 10." v. ill ..liable the develo;i«rs of large tracts tu buy the land awi <ie- Vt'loj It. before, (tie builders iluln't h.ive money to purchase the laJKi. With this IIHV, !• HA program they are only required ("have 10i»-rci-jitdov. Ji, Kredi-rick explained. lie said that lie pres- eiul;, « or king on r*o such f.roji-rls tliui he belii-ves lobe the iirst such in the Hra;'.os- I" rt area. One o! these is locate'! in Lake Jjcksi'ii and the '..tiler III Ahgleum, PAINTAND HARDWARE Ron Me CK'skey, regional sales representative lor Pittsburgh Paints, and Charlie DIIIUI, uv. HIT ami iiuinagor oi thu no>\ I)\L) I'aint and lldv.. Siure, are discussing the superior qu.iliiy m rms- burgh Paint, li^l) i'.iint and 1KI\\. is ik>v. lii'a.'uspun's headquarters for 1'ittsburgh 1'aiiu. FOR PITTSBURGH^-PAINTS and we're proud to be a part of it... 8/-,-,.., ,-. 7A\': -i!" fteCMitlofl.Reit Eattto, ttw Hfttolport r*ctt, ff«*Mt, f«*i. tiiMftjP, M*t, II* INI PAOf I Abstract firm helps speed transactions Bfftzospoft Ab 81 fact Co. provides valuable services In many real estate transactions that take place In Ura- zorla County* The company ts located at 1322 BraKOS port Blvd. In Freeport. H has Its formal opening Nov. 30. 1007. This opening climaxed a few years of work in gathering records of all transactions Extensive services ore offered "We reel that we have done vary well the past year," Lee llagan of Town and Country Heal Kstate reported. The firm, which has operated in the Lake Jackson area for the past 10 years, is involved In extensive services. These Include sales, rental, decorating, surveying, subdividing property, counseling and remodeling. llagan Enterprises, apart of the company, oilers services in all masonry and brick work. This includes fireplaces, patios and barbecue pi's, Mrs. llagari said. During Uie past year the business has had listing of homes ranging Iroin $4,800 to $40,000. Most of their projects have been in Lake .Jackson and Atigleton but they also carry listings in all of the Bra- zosiiort area and some outside of the county. The company, which Is located at 411 Loop Road, has plans lor larger olflces in 1903. "This is so that our employees "ill be better able to help our customers v.ith their personal needs.'' Mrs. Hagan stated. '•We iht-Bra/.osport arc.i oilers tl..- :irm a great Mil Ufc Hi !!;•• ho'lMIIK concerning land In this county since the time of the Spanish Domain. Garvln Germany, president of Brazosport Abstract, said preliminary studies started around the end of lOOSorear- ly In 1904. In Auijust of 19G5 people were employed In preparation for the opening of the firm a couple of years later. Germany said employees micro-filmed all the real estate transactions recorded by the County Clerk's Office. This information was transferred io punch cards which In turn were sorted Into proper categories by an IBM computer, he said, Machines at the firm can locate the Information on any parcel of property, he stated. The firm has maps of all pieces of property In the county and maintains records on each one. The company acts as a closer of loans, checking to see If there are any debts or taxes against, certain lands and prop- erties. The firm deal* with attorney s and financial inHtltii* tions in the sale of property and issuance of title Insurance. Vice president of Brazns- port Abstract Is Stanton Stone* Ralph David is secretary and Dave Harsdorff Is treasurer. Directors are torn Kenyon, Wayne Holder. Madison Wright, Thad Davis, D. L. Haralson, Hugh Lucas, Robert Jordan, Francis Swann and Charles Richardson. PLUMBING 0 INSTALLATIONS ° REPAIRS RESIDENTIAL - COMMERCIAL 0 SEWER SERVICE ° WATER HEATER REPAIRS \% ( /SERVING BRAZOSPORT SINCE '/ 1944 CLARK PLUMBING COMPANY 233-3114 1302 AVE. 0, P.O. BOX 2226, FREEPORT For Making This Another Outstanding Year Real Estate Sales ,-< /. m 236 Forst Drive, Lake Jackson This is only one of the outstanding homes we have listed with our company. It has 3 spacious bedrooms. 2 baths, large living room, and the family room features a fireplace. If \ou are in need of a home, whether $0,000 or $40,000, call, we will probably have just tlie one you are looking for. Town & Country COMPLETE REAL ESTATE SERVICE HAGAN 297-7777 265-2091 297-7446 297-3119 265-5440

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