Neighborhood Profile: Tech Terrace

Why is Tech Terrace known as The Best Square Mile in Lubbock? Location Along the south border of Texas Tech University, Tech Terrace does indeed make up a square. The boundaries are 19th Street, University Avenue, 34th Street and Indiana Avenue. Situated next to the medical district, Tech Terrace is perfect for students and faculty … Continued

6 “Instagram Worthy” Locations in Lubbock

While many say that Lubbock is one of the most boring places in the United States, many local and Texas Tech University residents beg to differ. One of the ways to tell is the many Instagram-worthy places in Lubbock that not only offer a stylish selfie, but a fun time as well. Holly Hop Ice … Continued

Downtown Lubbock Landmarks

  You can’t really know the 806 until you make it downtown. So, where are all the landmarks? Buddy Holly Center-1801 Crickets Ave. As a tribute to the late Buddy Holly (a Lubbock Native), the Center focuses on bringing the arts to the Lubbock community. Within the center are the Buddy Holly Gallery, the Foyer … Continued

Red Raider Housing: Renting vs. Buying for Your Student

Here are a few questions you’ll need to ask yourself when deciding to rent or buy a house for your child. Can you afford an investment property? Before you do anything else, we suggest meeting with a financial adviser. Houses are an asset, but can also be a liability (mortgage payments, etc.). You’ll want to … Continued

4 DIY Christmas Centerpiece Ideas

4 DIY Christmas Centerpiece Ideas Tis the season for Christmas parties! Are you struggling with finding inspiration to make your Christmas party more festive? So many activities and errands gets crammed into the days between Thanksgiving and Christmas: Black Friday Shopping, Cyber Monday Shopping, apparently Green Monday is a thing now, visiting Santa, school Christmas … Continued

Santa’s Favorite Cookie Recipe

Santa’s Favorite Cookie Recipe What keeps Santa Clause in the ho ho holiday spirit? Is it the excitement of delivering billions of presents? The fun of gliding through the sky with his sleigh and reindeer? What keeps Santa going during the holiday season year in and year out? His favorite–chewy and delicious–gingerbread cookies. Ingredients: 1 … Continued

Keep Your Home Safe During Winter Vacation

Keep Your Home Safe During Winter Vacation The holiday season is a time for friends and family, meaning you may find yourself doing a lot more traveling than usual, leaving your home unattended. We’re sharing tips on how to keep your home safe while you are away. Remove the Spare Key If you’re like many, … Continued

How to Keep Your Apartment Safe this Holiday Season

How to Keep Your Lubbock Apartment Safe this Holiday Season The holiday season is officially upon us. This can be a busy time of the year for many, especially those commuting between home and family. Unfortunately, unattended apartments are more susceptible to break-ins and theft around this time of year too. To keep your home … Continued

Checklist to Keep Your Apartment Spring-Clean All Winter Long

Growing up you might remember your mother or father aggressively cleaning for the annual Spring clean-up of your home–maybe you were even enlisted in their efforts. But, what you probably have never heard of is Winter cleaning. However, if you think about it, Winter cleaning is just as important as Spring cleaning. After all, you … Continued

5 Easy Steps to Prep your Home Before You Sell

5 Easy Steps to Prep your Lubbock Home Before You Sell First impressions are important, and these days with a high volume of homes on the market, potential buyers are more critical than ever before. So, what’s going to help them choose your home versus the one down the block? Buyers are looking for the … Continued