New Builds vs. Resale Homes

The Austin real estate market is HOT,HOT, HOT!  There are multiple offers for above asking price on many resale homes. There is also a lot of new development in Austin, and a new home might just be the answer for those folks that do not want to deal with multiple...

We did it!

In my last blog post (awhile ago), I wrote about wanting to delve into the world of real estate investing. Well, my husband, Andrew, and I bought our first property.  It is not what I had originally had in mind, but it makes so much more sense! We bought an office...

7 Factors of the “Just Right” List Price

A famous little blonde girl of fairy-tale lore made it look like child’s play to master the art of finding the ‘just-right’ solution to her various lifestyle challenges (e.g., finding a bowl of porridge, a chair and a bed that suited her fancy). In the...
Central Texas Home Sales on the Rise

Central Texas Home Sales on the Rise

Central Texas home sales kept up their hot streak in March, rising more than 15 percent over the same month last year. Meanwhile, the area’s median sales price also rose to $200,000, up 8 percent from March 2011, according to the Austin Board of Realtors. March...